Fewer layoffs resulted from mergers in 1996
- Merge-and-Purge Cuts. Stoneman, Bill // American Demographics;Apr99, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p24
Discusses the causes of job losses in 1998. Types of job losses; Trend in job losses; Impact of merger and acquisition activity on job cuts.
- Keep your seat when companies meet. McDermott, Michael J. // Christian Science Monitor;11/22/99, Vol. 91 Issue 249, p11
Suggests strategies for surviving layoffs and job cuts due to job redundancy during corporate mergers. INSET: Sectors feeling the squeeze, by staff.
- Employees of takeover target to sue would-be suitor. // Corporate Board;Sep/Oct90, Vol. 11 Issue 64, p26
Reveals the New Jersey state court ruling allowing employees who lose their jobs as a result of a hostile takeover of their company to sue the would-be acquirer for damages. Impact of the ruling in the industry.
- Sea of pink. Smith, Laura B. // PC Week;10/2/95, Vol. 12 Issue 39, pE3
Presents figures illustrating the number of employee layoffs resulting from corporate mergers as of October 1995. Information from Challenger, Gray and Christmas Inc.
- Let's stop corporate cleansing. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;05/24/99, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p4
Editorial. Calls for an end to the practice of eliminating jobs once a company was acquired by another. Failure of merging companies to consider the dedication and hard work put in by laid-off employees; Pervasiveness of the practice in the entire corporate culture.
- CITY NUMBERS. // Employers Law;Oct2009, p10
The article presents statistics on employment topics including the number of people employed in British financial services in September 2008, expected decline in the number of new financial sector jobs created by mergers and acquisitions, and the percentage of jobs lost between 2007 and 2009 in...
- BUSINESS BRIEF. // Inside Tucson Business;8/20/2001, Vol. 11 Issue 19
Reports business developments in Tucson Arizona as of August 2001. Sale of the Tucson Mall from Forest City Enterprises to General Growth Properties; Dismissal of employees in the Asarco Mission Complex; Increase of bankruptcies of businesses from July 2000 to July 2001.
- Lear mum on possible UTA cuts. Snider, Donald // Crain's Detroit Business;05/10/99, Vol. 15 Issue 19, p35
Reports on potential layoffs for employees of Dearborn, Michigan-based UT Automotive due to the firm's acquisition by Lear Corp. Corporate downsizing; Overlapping in different business areas; Cost-cutting measures.
- Newsfront. // Interactive Week;3/5/2001, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p12
Presents updates on the computer industry as of March 2001. Acquisition of Planning Technologies Inc. by Red Hat; Estimated number of employees to be laid off by WorldCom.