Did CARDWARE have genuine BFOQs (Bona Fide Occupational Job Qualifications) in its ad?
They did have BFOQs in the ad. They though that a pretty young lady would be the best for the sales position. Since they turned down Petunias, who is more qualified, because she is too old, it could definitely be a lawsuit. In the eyes of the court, an older person can do just as well of a job as a younger one.
- Do not forget to review the company’s slogan as given in the above facts.