Former employees sue Tesla over 'mass layoff'

Former employees sue Tesla over 'mass layoff'

A Tesla car is seen in Santa Monica, California, United States, October 23, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Former Tesla Inc employees have filed a lawsuit against the US electric car company alleging its decision to carry out a “mass layoff” violated federal law as the company did not provide advance notice of the job cuts.

The lawsuit was filed late Sunday in Texas by two workers who said they were terminated from Tesla‘s gigafactory plant in Sparks, Nevada, in June.

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