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A lawyer’s perspective on planning a reduction in force
Last Updated: 05/09/05
Any assessment of the consequences of “job loss” must include an understanding of the legal context in which it occurs. This article provides a broad overview of that context relative to some key legal considerations in a reduction in force (RIF). In light of these key considerations, I then describe a practical approach to planning a RIF from a lawyer’s perspective.