BC Partners Faces WARN Class Action Over Texas Layoffs

Law360, Los Angeles (December 18, 2012, 5:11 PM EST) -- New York-based private equity group BC Partners Ltd. was hit with a class action Friday by laid-off employees of its Texas subsidiaries, ATI Enterprises Inc. and ATI Acquisition Co., alleging workers were not given fair warning of staff cutbacks after BC acquired the companies two years ago.

Sonja Cook and Tiffany Evinger said BC failed to give them and more than 170 other employees working in BC's North Richland Hills, Texas, facility 60 days' advance written notice that they would be terminated in what they called...
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