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Layoffs, RIFs and plant closings 2001

Layoffs, RIFs and plant closings 2001

graveyard law for the labor and employment lawyer

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Published by Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education in Boston, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Layoff systems -- Law and legislation -- Massachusetts.,
  • Layoff systems -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Plant shutdowns -- Law and legislation -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMary T. Sullivan, cochair ... [et al.].
    ContributionsSullivan, Mary T., Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. (1982- )
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18340544M
    LC Control Number2001092536

    While layoffs and plant closings were the first part of the North American from OPM at Cleary University.   Reinstatement After Modification or Suspension due to Economic Layoffs and Plant Closings. Share. workers’ compensation judges began applying the “general rule of thumb” to all cases of economic layoffs and plant closings where an individual’s benefits had previously been suspended.

    Downsizing, layoffs and plant closure are three plant-level responses to adverse economic conditions. I provide a theoretical and empirical analysis that illustrates the sources of each phenomenon.   April 2, Layoffs and Reorganizations. This policy is Exhibit A of the University of Southern California Severance Pay Plan. It applies to all benefits-eligible staff employees; excluded are per diems, resource employees, temporary employees, faculty, those claiming student status (including teaching and research assistants), and staff employees who were employed for a specific period of.

    and plant closings in LEWIS B. SIEGEL The Department of Labor has transmitted to the Congress the first annual report on the Bureau of Labor Statistics permanent mass layoff and plant closing reporting system. I The report presents the results of the data collection and analysis as required by Section (e) of the Job Train-. Layoffs, Plant Closings, and Worker Displacement in America: Serious Problems that Need a National Solution. Gary B. Hansen. Corresponding Author. Utah State University. GARY B. HANSEN is Professor of Economics and Director of the Utah Center for Productivity and Quality of Working Life at Utah State University. He received his Ph.D. in Cited by:


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Layoffs, RIFs and plant closings 2001 Download PDF EPUB FB2

Learn the difference between a layoff and a reduction-in-force and what benefits you might receive. Maybe it's happened, or about to happen, to you or someone you know. You hear words like reduction-in-force (RIF), layoff, or downsizing in the news, in an email, or at the water cooler.

You’re immediately worried about your job. The Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (WARN) protects workers, their families, and communities by requiring employers with or more employees (generally not counting those who have worked less than six months in the last 12 months and those who work an average of less than 20 hours a week) to provide at least 60 calendar days advance written notice of a plant closing and.

The law also covers staged plant closings or layoffs, which are defined the same as above but occur in stages over a period of 90 days. This rule is intended to prevent employers from getting around the law's requirements by conducting a series of smaller layoffs.

There are. ISSUES/CASES Disclosing RIFs and plant closings 2001 book Closings and Layoffs to Reduce Community Disruptions. Concerned over the economic impacts of intensifying global competition in the manufacturing sector and facing political fallout from a growing number of high-profile plant closings and mass layoffs, Congress debated a variety of proposals in the late s and early s.

Effects of Layoffs and Plant Closings on Depression Among Older Workers Article (PDF Available) in Research on Aging 30(6) September with Reads How we measure 'reads'. Jan. 11, -- In a huge restructuring following a tumultuousFord Motor Co. announced it is laying workers worldwide and closing five plants in.

Not a sign of strength. Ford Plant Closures In Russia Mean Mass Layoffs, Protests Over Pay - Duration: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty views. The Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act offers some protection to workers, their families and communities against plant closings and/or mass layoffs, by requiring employers to give their workers sixty days notice before a plant closing or mass notice must be provided to either affected workers or their representatives (such as a labor union); to the State.

Plant Closings, Mass Layoffs, and Worker Dislocations: Data Issues In the past two decades, the nature of U.S. industry has changed. Pressured by domestic and international competition, businesses have exhibited a new kind of dynamism and mobility.

Aiming to improve competitiveness, businesses automate. They tighten up, downsize, or decentralize operations. is live since Janu. is a simple discussion board for all of us who would like to learn more about the rumors or possibility of job cuts in our company. The workforce reduction process is inherently secretive and plagued with rumors.

Companies release little or no details while planning such resource actions. After a quiet year, mass layoffs and plant closings roared back to the fore front in the past month. Among the major events: * Steelcase Inc. of Grand Rapids, MI, said it will cut office jobs, mostly in western Michigan, by next February.

Posted in Mass Layoffs and Plant Closings Minnesota has a law similar to the federal Worker’s Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act. The law encourages Minnesota businesses “considering a decision to effect a plant closing, substantial layoff, or relocation of operations to give notice of that decision as early as.

layoff” or “plant closing.”Whether a “mass layoff” or “plant closing” has occurred depends on the number of employees who have experienced an “employment loss” at a single site of employment over a or day period.1 The WARN statute provides that the term “employment loss” means: “(A) An employment termination.

Home» Layoffs» Plant and Company Closings Plant and Company Closings. Plant and Company Closings. JC Penney, Sears and RadioShack Look Doomed Despite Strong Outlook for Holiday Shopping Season. October 8, No Comments on Vlasic Plant to Close, Layoff Workers.

Post View 3. Reductions in Force and Plant Closings. Abstract [Excerpt] This chapter summarizes the provisions of federal and California law that are implicated by reductions in force (RIFs), plant closings, and plant relocations. Two statutes that come into play under such circumstances are the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (WARN) (29 USC.

What Plant Closings Cost a Community: The Hard Data • Robert Ginsburg, Ph.D. Research Director, MCLR. Making our issues—jobs, labor rights, the environment, social justice— political issues that are understood and supported by political leaders and their supporters requires greater effectiveness in our presentations to the public.

Combined with the previous layoffs announced in October of an additional 33 employees, company spokespersons are saying that a total of 66 regular employees, plus as many as 20 temporary workers, will have been laid off by the end of March as a result of last year’s acquisition of the company.

Plant Closings / Mass Layoffs The Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act offers some protection to workers, their families and communities against plant closings and/or mass layoffs, by requiring employers to give their workers sixty days notice before a plant closing or mass notice must be provided to either affected workers or their representatives (such as a.

Enter to open, tab to navigate, enter to select. All Content Content Menu. Search. Plant Closures The long-term effects of a plant closure are rather evident—job loss, financial difficulty for displaced workers.

And if not managed correctly, it can also have a negative impact on the company’s public image. But what happens prior to a plant closure.

Proven Corporate Strategy When the decision is made to close facilities, it. discussion is on temporary layoffs and plant closings in the multiplant firm, and factors expected to explain geographical differences in business cycle fluctuations. THEORY Each of the factors expected to influence local plant closings and temporary layoffs will be considered here 1n turn.

First, two hypotheses. Provide notice of mass layoffs and plant closings as soon as possible. Provide additional notice if the scheduled event is delayed. Pre-sale of business: seller must provide required notice.

Post-sale: buyer must provide notice. A sale does not require .Kennametal Restructuring Includes Plant Closings, Layoffs, Possible Divestiture Source: Kennametal, Inc.

Kennametal, Inc. (Latrobe, PA) unveiled a new business strategy that includes the closing, consolidating, or downsizing of several plants, warehouses, and offices, and associated workforce reductions of to