Pilots Launch WARN Suit Against Bankrupt Airline

Law360, New York (July 31, 2012, 6:02 PM EDT) -- Pilots who worked for bankrupt World Airways Inc. on Tuesday filed a putative class action against the airline for allegedly failing to give them 60 days' notice as required under the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act prior to laying them off.

In a suit filed in New York bankruptcy court, pilots Daniel Schroeder and Charles Martin Jr. say World Airways and its parent company, Global Aviation Holdings Inc., furloughed them earlier this year without cause as part of a mass layoff at World Airways' Kansas...
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