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Is There Any Minhag Hamakom in The U.S. Regarding Severance?

Rav Yitzchak Grossman Question: Is there any prevalent custom in the United States in regards to paying severance? Answer: Rav Moshe Feinstein established the obligation to provide various types of employees with “chodesh l’shana”, a severance package that totals one…

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Is a Contractor Entitled to Severance?

Rav Yitzchak Grossman   Question: Should an independent contractor be provided with severance for the same reasons as an employee? Answer: Contemporary Poskim speak about severance primarily in the context of employees. The discussion of whether workers should be given…

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Is There a Concept of Severance Pay in Halacha?

Rav Yitzchak Grossman   Question: An employee’s job has been terminated in a permitted fashion. Is there any obligation to pay severance?   Answer: If something was stipulated in the contract, then that certainly is binding. If nothing was stipulated,…

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