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Former Evergreen employees file suit

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Thursday, December 12, 2013

Former Evergreen International Aviation employees have filed suit against the company after it scaled back operations.

The lawsuit claims that Evergreen terminated about 160 full-time workers in late November without providing them with two months of advance notice, as required by the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act.

The two plaintiffs — Christopher Tortorelli, who worked for Evergreen in McMinnville, Ore., and Jens Schulz, who worked at its site at the John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York — seek a class action lawsuit that would allow other ex-employees to join the litigation.

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