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Call # KF3471 .L577 2007
Author Lipsig, Ethan
Title Reductions in force in employment law / Ethan Lipsig, Mary C. Dollarhide, Brit K. Seifert
Imprint Arlington, VA : Bureau of National Affairs, Inc., c2007
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Descript. xl, 1303 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Note Includes index
Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Layoff systems -- Law and legislation -- United States
Employees -- Dismissal of -- Law and legislation -- United States
Downsizing of organizations -- United States
Notice (Law) -- United States
Alt Author Dollarhide, Mary C
Seifert, Brit K., 1968-
OCLC # 86038548
Table of Contents
Ch. 1Getting Started3
Ch. 2Layoffs23
Ch. 3Exit Incentives135
Ch. 4RIF Benefits163
Ch. 5Whether (and How) to Seek a Release187
Ch. 6Financial Considerations for Employers267
Ch. 7Outplacement297
Ch. 8Communications About Work Force Reductions307
Ch. 9Retention Plans and Terminal Leave Programs327
Ch. 10The WARN Act and Similar State Laws335
Ch. 11ADEA Impact on RIF Program Design431
Ch. 12ERISA465
Ch. 13Tax Code-Related RIF Program Design Considerations523
Ch. 14Golden Parachute Penalties583
Ch. 15Taxation of RIF Benefits615
Ch. 16Amendment or Termination of RIF Benefit Plans627
Ch. 17RIF Benefits Litigation679
Ch. 18Collective Bargaining Issues771
Ch. 19Wage/Hour Implications of Reducing Work Time and Pay795
App. AGAO, Workforce Reductions: Downsizing Strategies Used in Selected Organizations (GAO/GGD-95-54) 16 (1995)811
App. BGAO, Federal Workforce: Payroll and Human Capital Changes During Downsizing (GGD-99-57)861
App. CAmerican Management Association, 1996 AMA Survey on Downsizing, Job Elimination and Job Creation 9-11 (1996)923
App. DAmerican Management Association, 1996 AMA/CIGNA Survey on Organizational Staffing and Disability Claims (1996)949
App. ESeverance & Separation Benefits: Benchmarks for Evaluating Your Policies963
App. FFinal Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) Release Regulations1013
App. GWilliam M. Mercer, Inc., Survey: Parachute Provisions Among the 100 Largest U.S. Industrial Companies1047
App. HThe Mercer 350: August 27, 2004 Update1077
App. IRight Management Consultants Report: Retaining Employees During Critical Organizational Transitions1085
App. JRight Management Consultants Report: Global Severance Practices Survey (2002)1117
App. KWARN Act Forms1135