Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act News

Judge Grants Class Action Status to West Virginia Miner Lawsuit

A lawsuit filed by miners in West Virginia who say they were unlawfully laid off in Wyoming County has been certified as a class action. The Register-Herald reports Judge Irene Berger granted the certification Tuesday in Beckley federal court. The …

Last Job Cuts at Travelers’ Syracuse, N.Y., Office Scheduled for September

The last phase of previously announced job cuts at The Travelers Companies’ Syracuse, N.Y., office will begin in September. The company’s Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act notice — filed with the New York state Department of Labor on …

Employees of Defunct Dewey & LeBoeuf to Get Day in Court

Approximately 450 former employees and lawyers of Dewey & LeBoeuf can present their case for a class action against the defunct New York law firm, a federal bankruptcy judge in Manhattan ruled on Monday.Judge Martin Glenn denied a motion to …