Ex-Workers Hit Closed National Foreclosure Firm With Suit
By Nathan Hale (May 22, 2015, 5:28 PM EDT) -- Days after its abrupt closing, national foreclosure leader Butler & Hosch PA was hit with a putative class action claiming the Florida-based firm's firing of 700 employees without advance notice violated the federal Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act.
Former Butler & Hosch employees Stephen Regal and Gianna Hillis filed the suit Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, seeking back pay and benefits for 60 days that would have been covered under the required notice period in the law.
"Upon information and belief, Butler & Hosch knew that terminations were anticipated, but failed to provide...
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