Pa. Employers: Get Ready For More Early-Retirement Claims, Law360
By Philip R. Voluck and Anna Darpino
Law360, New York (February 08, 2013, 1:04 PM ET) — Reversing 30 years of jurisprudence to the contrary, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has declared that employees who accept early-retirement incentive plans are eligible for unemployment compensation benefits. See Diehl v. Unemployment Compensation Board of Review (ESAB Group Inc.) (Pa. Dec. 28, 2012).