On May 5, 2015, Outten & Golden LLP and Loizides, P.A. filed a class action adversary proceeding complaint for violation of the WARN Act in the Corinthian Colleges bankruptcy.  The Corinthian Colleges bankruptcy is case number 15-10952 and this adversary proceeding is number 15-50309.

The Delaware Bankruptcy Court has previously published opinions concerning the WARN

Summary

In a 24 page decision signed July 8, 2011, Judge Walrath of the Delaware Bankruptcy Court granted a motion to for summary judgment, holding a non-debtor defendant liable with the Debtor as a single employer for alleged WARN Act violations. Judge Walrath’s opinion is available here (the “Opinion”).

Background

Tweeter Opco, LLC (the

Introduction

In a decision that the Court deemed “one of first impression for this Circuit,” the Honorable Kevin Gross of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, declined to grant administrative claim status to employee WARN Act claims, instead finding that the employees’ claims vested prior to the commencement of the bankruptcy