Lumber Co. Workers Lose Bid For WARN Act Relief

Law360, New York (November 12, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A group of employees laid off from Ainsworth Engineered USA LLC has lost a bid to win back wages under the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act after a federal judge ruled that the employees' brief return to work restarted the six-month clock for relief.

Judge Ann D. Montgomery of the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota on Monday granted summary judgment to the lumber company in a case arising from its failure to provide 60 days notice of a mass layoff at its...
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