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Space X Class Action for inappropriate mass layoff

Discussion in 'SpaceX' started by efusco, Aug 7, 2014.

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  1. efusco

    efusco Moderator - Model S & X forums

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    SpaceX Slapped With Wage Class Action Over Mass Layoff - Law360

    I can't access the full article, so please feel free to post a link to something more complete.

     
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    #2 HVM, Aug 8, 2014
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    "Class Action" with only two complaints (of possible ~200)?

    https://twitter.com/jeff_foust

    ok, here is Law360 piece:

     
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    If it's believed that it applied to everybody who laid off, then those two represent a class.
     
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    Any idea why SpaceX would suddenly not need 200 to 400 of its workers?
     
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    Maybe because after review they decided that they weren't adding new value and they wanted to release them all at once to avoid scaring the ones they wanted to keep?
     
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    jerry33 S85 - VIN:P05130 - 3/2/13

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    Moving to Texas??
     
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    #7 HVM, Aug 13, 2014
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    Another former SpaceX employee sues over alleged labor law violations

    I was wondering why only two complaints.
    Now there are third but in another lawsuit.

    www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-tn-spacex-employee-lawsuit


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    spacenews.com spacex-says-due-to-annual-reviews-not-layoffs

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    And...

    Law Firm Feldman Browne Olivares is fishing more: (Last commend in the above news story)

     

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