Layoffs

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House Of Blues Plans For Nearly 200 Layoffs At WeHo Location

Nearly 200 employees face layoffs as the legendary venue gets set to shut its doors later this summer, according to reports.

06/24/2015

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Teachers Union Calls On LAUSD To Rescind More Than 600 Layoff Notices

Hearings are underway Monday before an administrative law judge to determine whether the Los Angeles Unified School District can go forward with laying off more than 600 employees.

04/27/2015

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Walmart Employees: Store Closures Due To Labor Dispute Retaliation, Not Plumbing

The sudden closure of several Walmart stores, alleged to be due to the necessity of plumbing repairs, has raised questions among employees, who say the closures are a retaliation over a labor dispute.

04/20/2015

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Report: American Apparel To Lay Off Nearly 200 Employees

American Apparel Inc. will lay off about 180 employees as it attempts a comeback amid worker discontent and new management, according to a report Thursday.

04/02/2015

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L.A. Unified Chief Warns Of Bleak Financial Outlook

LA Unified interim Superintendent Ramon Cortines is warning that if the district doesn’t get its finances in order it will be “another Detroit.”

03/10/2015

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LAUSD To Discuss Possible Layoffs For More Than 600 Employees

The Los Angeles Unified School District Tuesday will consider authorizing layoff warning notices to more than 600 employees.

03/10/2015

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Facing Budget Deficit, LAUSD To Consider Layoffs For 609 Employees

The Los Angeles Unified School District Board, facing a nearly $160 million budget deficit, will consider authorizing layoff warning notices for 609 teachers, counselors and social workers at its board meeting Tuesday.

03/09/2015

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Hundreds Of DreamWorks Jobs Reportedly At Risk As Layoffs Loom

Studio executives are expected to officially announce layoffs at the studio, although the timing and exact number of cuts was unclear, according to reports Monday.

01/19/2015

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Wet Seal To Close 338 Stores, Lay Off 3.7K Employees

Teen clothier Wet Seal Inc. announced Wednesday it will close 338 of its stores, laying off some 3,700 full-time and part-time workers, leaving the struggling company with about 170 retail and online outlets.

01/07/2015

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Capitol Shoe Shine Guy Among Senate Layoffs

A man who has buffed shoes inside the Capitol for more than two decades is among those recently laid off by the state Senate.

12/05/2014

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California Senate Layoffs Resulted From $4M Budget Gap

The state Senate faces a budget shortfall of between $3 million and $4 million this fiscal year, helping explain why it laid off 39 of its roughly 1,000 staff members last month.

12/04/2014

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Thousand Oaks-Based Amgen Lays Off Dozens Of Staffers

Thousand Oaks-based Amgen Inc. placed dozens of staffers on paid leave this week, a company representative confirms to CBS2.

CBS Los Angeles–06/06/2014

A student on his way to school walks past a Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) school, in Los Angeles, California on February 13, 2009. California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has threatened to send layoff warnings to at least 20,000 state workers unless a budget agreement is reached Friday.  (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

LA Schools Reach Tentative Deal In Layoff Suit, May Hire More Teachers

The Los Angeles Unified School District may settle a lawsuit over teacher layoffs by spending $25 million to hire more staff for dozens of struggling schools.

04/08/2014

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Union Says Fewer Teachers Facing Layoffs

Fewer teachers are expected to be laid off this year than the previous four school terms according to the state’s largest teachers union.

03/15/2014

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After Expansion, OC Register Cuts Staff

After an aggressive staff expansion that defied trends in the struggling newspaper industry, the Orange County Register is reducing its ranks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/16/2014

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