Former GSK workers gain Trade Adjustment Assistance
Laid-off GlaxoSmithKline employees from its Bristol, Tenn. manufacturing plant are eligible for Trade Adjustment Assistance, Department of Labor says. GSK successfully argued that all generic versions of its antibiotics Augmentin (amoxicillin/clavulanate) and Amoxil (amoxicillin) are produced abroad. TAA is designed to aid workers adversely affected by foreign trade; benefits include training, job search and relocation allowances, income support and health care tax credits...
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