Alliance Bancorp Faces WARN Class Action

Law360, New York (December 14, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A former employee of Alliance Bancorp has hit the bankrupt mortgage lender with a class action for not providing workers with 60 days notice before closing its offices and filing for Chapter 7.

Katherine Jones, a former chief credit manager at the company's Brisbane, Calif., office filed an adversary complaint against Alliance on Thursday for alleged violations of the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act.

The suit seeks 60 days' pay, 401(k) contributions, health coverage and other Employee Retirement Income Security Act benefits for a proposed...
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