Yesterday, tech reporter David Shepardson got a copy of the WARN letter that American Airlines sent to almost 25,000 employees.
— davidshepardson (@davidshepardson) July 15, 2020
If you’re not familiar, WARN stands for Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification and if a company is laying off a certain percentage of employees they have to provide 60 days notification to these employees–or pay them the 60 days. Either is legally fine.
It tells employees that their jobs are going away, and (theoretically) gives them enough time to find a new job before