Ex-Workers Hit Metrologic In WARN Act Class Action

Law360, New York (September 11, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- More than 100 employees who were terminated by mobile imaging company Metrologic Instruments Inc. in June have filed a putative class action, alleging the “mass layoff” came without notice and violated the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act.

An amended complaint in the suit was filed Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. The original complaint was filed Aug. 12.

According to the putative class action, the employees, who include salaried and hourly workers, were terminated without advance notice less than...
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