Fashion Co. Connaught Resolves WARN Class Action

Law360, New York (August 09, 2013, 3:42 PM ET) -- High-end fashion retailer Connaught Group Ltd. on Thursday reached a deal with a class of former workers who claimed they were not given adequate notice under the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act that they would lose their jobs when the company went bankrupt last year.

The liquidating trustee for Connaught, which obtained court approval of its liquidation plan in October, has agreed to place $675,000 in a trust for the former employees to resolve the dispute and is asking a New York bankruptcy judge to...
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