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Layoff warning law falls short

Rules don't apply to far-flung financial firms

By Ross Kerber
Globe Staff / December 23, 2008

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A hard-won federal law that was designed to give workers early warning of layoffs, and time to prepare, is having little effect in Massachusetts because there are so many exemptions and exceptions to the statute, according to labor lawyers and activists. (Full article: 1006 words)

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