Is a Severance Package Required by Law?

Is a Severance Package Required by Law?

business handshake lawyerWe get calls from employees who have just been laid off, and they’re outraged that they haven’t gotten a severance package, even if they’ve been working for a company for a number of years. Well, unfortunately, there is no obligation under New Jersey law for a company to give an employee a severance package, and so if they haven’t offered you one, they’re under no obligation to do so, and there is no legal right you have to enforce.

This short informational blog was provided by Allan Richardson, a New Jersey Severance Package Attorney.

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