Ask the Lawyer received the following question (paraphrased for easier reading and clarity) from a reader on a legal matter that might be of interest to the entire audience.
Can you please explain the difference between a Reduction-in-Force (RIF) and a reorganization?
A reorganization can be a reason to do a RIF. But, if a reorganization can be done without a reduction-in-force, everyone gets to keep working. If not, RIF rules apply.
Bill Bransford is managing partner of Shaw Bransford & Roth PC.
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