Posts Tagged ‘ Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) ’

SEMCO Inc. Settles Lawsuit for $650,000+

Aug 23rd, 2021

Wisconsin’s Attorney General Josh Kaul announced last week that the state had reached a settlement with Merrill-based Semling-Menke Company, Inc (SEMCO), requiring the company to pay more than $650,000 to eligible employees after shutting down operations on December 31, 2019. Former employees filed a complaint against the company in March 2020. Their cause was taken […]

Wisconsin AG Sues SEMCO on Behalf of Employees

Feb 9th, 2021

Wisconsin’s attorney general announced yesterday that the state will proceed with a case against Semling-Menke Company Inc. (SEMCO), a now defunct window manufacturer, alleging that the company failed to provide required notice to employees before abruptly closing in December 2019. The sudden closure displaced 141 workers, according to a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) […]