MF Global Trustee Again Asks Judge To Ax WARN Suit
By Maria Chutchian
Law360, New York (July 29, 2013, 5:46 PM ET) -- An attorney for MF Global Holdings Ltd.'s trustee urged a bankruptcy judge Monday to throw out a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification class action, saying the plaintiffs' second amended complaint failed to identify which MF Global entity actually employed the workers.
The adversary proceeding was lodged against the fallen firm by former employees who allege violations of both the federal WARN Act and the New York WARN Act, and seeks damages for all ex-workers whose employment was terminated with insufficient notice under the statutes. U.S. Bankruptcy...