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Layoffs: Take Steps to Help Avoid Employment Lawsuits


  • Invite the employee to sit down.
  • Get right to the point.
  • Explain the action and the reason.
  • Wait for a response and listen.
  • Give an overview of the separation package.
  • Explain the logistics for leaving the workplace.
  • Keep the meeting brief.


  • Engage in small talk.
  • Use humor.
  • Be apologetic.
  • Defend, justify or argue.
  • Discuss other employees.
  • Try to minimize the situation.
  • Make promises.
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