Mass Layoffs

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First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Must-know update: January’s inventory build reversed in February

March review: The must-know key industrial data points (Part 5 of 5)( Continued from Part 4 )Business inventories and sales data help predict economic activityBusiness inventories are important economic drivers, especially when they build. Historically, ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - 2 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

Unlikely Partnerships Spring From California Water Crisis

At a recent rally in Fresno County, Calif., farmers in plaid shirts stood side by side with migrant farmworkers in ball caps, holding signs that read " sin agua, no futuro " and "no water, no food." Fresno is the top agriculture-producing county in the ... [Published WNYC - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Equity investors: be foreWARNed

The Worker Adjustment Retraining and Notification Act (WARN Act) requires certain employers to give employees 60 days’ notice of plant closings and mass layoffs. The goal of the WARN Act is to “provide workers and their families transition time to adjust ... [Published Lexology - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Mass layoffs to hit home health care workers

The Visiting Nurse Service of New York is eliminating 775 positions, one of the largest health care mass layoffs in New York City that does not involve the closing of a hospital. The organization is the largest nonprofit home care agency in the country. ... [Published Crains NY Business - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

Ruling Weakens Dewey’s Defense to Former Employee Class Action

A bankruptcy judge ruled that defunct law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP didn't give ex-employees enough written notice of mass layoffs before its May 2012 closure. ... [Published WSJ.com: Law Blog - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Mass layoffs at FagorMastercook

© kheng-guan-toh-dreamstime.comWhite goods manufacturer, FagorMastercook, will implement a collective dismissal programme in Poland, resulting in the loss of 1'118 jobs by the end of May 2014.Workers who are made redundant will receive a severance package. ... [Published Evertiq - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Companies reach out to hire laid off Oshkosh Corp. workers

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WFRV) - Less than 24 hours after workers at Oshkosh Corp. got news of mass layoffs the community has stepped forward to help people find jobs.Because of an decrease in defense spending, Oshkosh Defense is laying off roughly 760 people this ... [Published WeAreGreenBay.com - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Hundreds attend job fair in search of work

DECATUR—Toting copies of his updated resume and letter of recommendation on Thursday, James Holt looked to put an end to his six-month unemployment streak.The 58-year-old Decatur native had worked as a truck driver for 28 years, but the mass layoffs at ... [Published Herald & Review - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Mass layoffs at D.C. hospital raises ire among staff

Washington (WJLA) - A crowd of nurses and their supporters attracted stares as they picketed outside Howard University Hospital on Wednesday.Continue readingThe crowd was protesting the hospital's plans to cut 200 positions. Of that number, protesters ... [Published WJLA.com - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Defense spending cuts lead to mass layoffs

The Oshkosh Corporation is announcing some major job cuts.The company will lay off 700 hourly workers in June. Another 60 salaried employees will lose their job in July.Officials say cuts in defense spending are to blame. They plan to hold a job fair ... [Published WHBY AM 1150 - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 2 reports

Reno to lay off 35 firefighters

RENO — As many as 35 Reno city firefighters may lose their jobs because of the loss of federal grant money, officials said Tuesday. The Federal Emergency Management Administration notified the city Monday that its grant application was rejected, and officials ... [Published Nevada Appeal - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 3 reports

UPDATE 2-S.Africa platinum strike causing "irreparable" damage - producers

JOHANNESBURG, March 25 (Reuters) - Platinum producers Anglo American Platinum, Impala Platinum and Lonmin said on Tuesday a strike now in its ninth week at their South African mines was causing irreparable damage to the sector and local economy.Wage talks ... [Published CNBC - Mar 25 2014]

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"We've created in California an unsustainable water system where those who have political power and money really can put pressure on the government to deliver the water that they feel that they are entitled to" says Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla, executive director of the group Restore the Delta
"The citizens of Isle of Wight County are paying for the previous board's mistakes" said Bailey, who also serves as the board's chairman...
...A spokesman called the cuts "a difficult and necessary action, and we fully recognize the impact it will have on our dedicated and loyal workers. We also recognize our responsibility to our public-sector partners and the taxpayers to reduce costs while continuing to meet our 121-year-old mission to preserve and strengthen the health care safety net for New York's most vulnerable."
"Companies in sectors that are vulnerable to business fluctuations are investing in VRS as a part of their restructuring strategy and as an alternative to pay cuts and mass layoffs, to reduce the operating expenses in their businesses" Randstad India CEO Moorthy K Uppaluri said

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Must-know update: January’s inventory build rev... [Published Yahoo! Finance - 2 hours ago]
Evansville printing plant closure to put 59 out... [Published Evansville Courier - 20 hours ago]
Unlikely Partnerships Spring From California Wa... [Published WNYC - 23 hours ago]
Unlikely Partnerships Spring From California Wa... [Published Water Conserve: News - 23 hours ago]
Equity investors: be foreWARNed [Published Lexology - Apr 17 2014]
Sellers’ market has few homes [Published Sacramento Bee - Apr 17 2014]
Interim Head Start management laying off 48 emp... [Published Star News Online - Apr 16 2014]
Isle of Wight: Supervisors say county must 'bit... [Published Hampton Roads Daily Press - Apr 16 2014]
Wage Hike Might Mean Fewer Fast Food Joints on ... [Published The Fiscal Times - Apr 15 2014]
Mass layoffs to hit home health care workers [Published Crains NY Business - Apr 15 2014]
Ruling Weakens Dewey’s Defense to Former Employ... [Published WSJ.com: Law Blog - Apr 14 2014]
Ruling Weakens Dewey’s Defense to Former Employ... [Published Law Blog - Apr 14 2014]
Ruling Weakens Dewey’s Defense to Former Employ... [Published WSJ.com: Bankruptcy Beat - Apr 14 2014]
Mass layoffs at FagorMastercook [Published Evertiq - Apr 14 2014]
Paper Pushers [Published Chronicle of Higher Education - Apr 14 2014]
VRS offered by companies to pick up further: Ex... [Published Business Standard India - Apr 14 2014]
Here’s why today is the day to buy Telstra Corp... [Published Motley Fool - Apr 14 2014]
Incumbent, challenger set cordial tone in race ... [Published Modesto Bee - Apr 13 2014]
Weekend Reading: Janet Yellen: What the Federal... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Apr 12 2014]
Weekend Reading: Janet Yellen: What the Federal... [Published Brad DeLong - Apr 12 2014]
Companies reach out to hire laid off Oshkosh Co... [Published WeAreGreenBay.com - Apr 12 2014]
Hundreds attend job fair in search of work [Published Herald & Review - Apr 11 2014]
Wal-Mart to shut down outlet in Hangzhou [Published Ecns.cn - Apr 11 2014]
Mass layoffs at D.C. hospital raises ire among ... [Published WJLA.com - Apr 10 2014]
Defense spending cuts lead to mass layoffs [Published WHBY AM 1150 - Apr 10 2014]
BlackBerry Won't Make Phones if It Can't Make M... [Published NBCNews.com - Apr 10 2014]
Economic Outlook Summit Hosted in Southeast Fai... [Published Laurel Hill Connection - Apr 10 2014]
Thursday news briefing — April 10, 2014 [Published Prague Post - Apr 10 2014]
Equity Investors: Be ForeWARNed [Published JD Supra - Apr 10 2014]
News Analysis: Greece takes symbolic first step... [Published China.org.cn - Apr 09 2014]
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Unlikely Partnerships Spring From California Wa... [Published Water Conserve: News - 23 hours ago]
National Public Radio: At a recent rally in Fresno County, Calif., farmers in plaid shirts stood side by side with migrant farmworkers in ball caps, holding signs that read "sin agua, no futuro" and "no water, no food." Fresno is the top agriculture-producing ...
Ruling Weakens Dewey’s Defense to Former Employ... [Published WSJ.com: Law Blog - Apr 14 2014]
A bankruptcy judge ruled that defunct law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP didn't give ex-employees enough written notice of mass layoffs before its May 2012 closure. ...
Ruling Weakens Dewey’s Defense to Former Employ... [Published Law Blog - Apr 14 2014]
A bankruptcy judge ruled that defunct law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP didn't give ex-employees enough written notice of mass layoffs before its May 2012 closure. ...
Ruling Weakens Dewey’s Defense to Former Employ... [Published WSJ.com: Bankruptcy Beat - Apr 14 2014]
Robert Galbraith/Reuters Hundreds of former Dewey & LeBoeuf employees last week took one step closer to recovering money from the remains of the bankrupt law firm. In a Thursday ruling , Judge Martin Glenn of U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Manhattan concluded ...
Weekend Reading: Janet Yellen: What the Federal... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Apr 12 2014]
Janet Yellen: What the Federal Reserve Is Doing to Promote a Stronger Job Market : "I am here today to talk about what the Federal Reserve is doing to help our nation recover from the financial crisis and the Great Recession, the effects of which ...
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