"Hyundai's union and management refused to make any concessions on the issue of lay offs
," said Mr Lee Young-shik, a supervisor at the Government's labour ministry's mediation division.
Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) has announced a plan to lay off
workers in New York.
Daimler's North America truck unit is planning to lay off
550 workers at its Cleveland, North Carolina, assembly plant.
22 June 2010 - Finnish software and hardware developer Elektrobit Oyj (HEL: EBG1V), or EB, said today that it will lay off
about 100 domestic employees, full or part-time, for up to 90 days, starting in July - August 2010.
The survey, by the US-based Human Capital Institute of more than 300 global corporate executives, has produced advice on best and worst practice to lay off
If the contract of employment does not allow for a lay off
without pay and there is no custom and practice of this happening, what options does an employee who is laid off have?
Secondly, even where there is the contractual authority to lay off
or put on short time there is a statutory scheme under which an employee can claim a redundancy payment.
Mr Rickard said they were forced to lay off
staff due to a disastrous Spanish citrus growing season and apathy among Spanish exporters and their customers to the "cost neutral" shipping service which was aimed at taking lorries off the road and cutting down on carbon emissions.
The airline said in September, when it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, that it would lay off
1,400 flight attendants and 900 were laid off that month, Bloomberg reported.
Question: Business has been a little sluggish lately, and we need to lay off
a couple of people.
"Almost all companies go through a process of qualifying who to lay off
because they want to minimize lawsuits," offers human resources consultant Ron Mason.
has been forced to lay off
300 of the 800 workers at its Thunder Bay Montreal Street plant, says a spokesperson with the company.