WARN - Bankruptcy
2011 When WARN Claims Arise. Claims for WARN violations generally arise when the alleged failure to provide a WARN notice occurred. If pre-petition, the usual claims procedures apply. See In re Circuit City (Del. 2011), holding that --
2014.Aug.15 WARN Claims Revived vs MF Global. Per Law360, a New York federal judge has reinstated a claims by former employees that MF Global Holdings violated the federal and New York WARN acts, holding that the Southern District’s bankruptcy court erred in dismissing the case.
2013.Aug.23 WARN Act and Bankruptcy - Controlled Group Safe (SD NY). In the MF Global bankruptcy case, former employees sought WARN Act damages against a broad range of corporate entities on the premise they were a single employer under the Dept. of Labor's 5-prong test (recited in the SDNY's decision). The WARN claims were dismissed under the "liquidating trustee" doctrine, because --
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