December 2011

Strange but true…

Posted by on December 2, 2011 in editorials

I thought I would share this story which  is so symptomatic of our time and age on so many levels… Bobby Bonilla was a good, but not great, baseball player for the Pittsburgh Pirates in the late 1980′s/early 1990′s. He was able to parlay these years into a series of obscenely rich and guaranteed contracts [...]

Frequently asked severance questions

Posted by on December 1, 2011 in Uncategorized

I get more emails about severance and employee rights than any other topic (I am using the term severance in its non-legal sense).  These questions typically fall under several categories. I often receive questions from employees who worked at now bankrupt employers. I have previously posted on the topic of employee rights when their employers [...]