Bankrupt WL Homes To Pay $1M To Settle WARN Suit

Law360, New York (March 4, 2014, 4:00 PM EST) -- Bankrupt homebuilder WL Homes LLC on Friday agreed to pay nearly $1 million to settle a class action brought by a former employee who said the company terminated 100 employees without providing the required 60 days' notice.

Bankruptcy trustee George L. Miller and Lyne Decuir, who worked at the company’s Irvine, Calif., office, asked Delaware bankruptcy judge Brendan Linehan Shannon to approve a $938,000 settlement to end the case alleging violations of both California state laws and the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act.

Decuir filed...
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