“The recent weeks have been unprecedented,” according to the March 20 statement from Future. The aforementioned “profit protection measures” include proposed layoffs which, if enacted, will impact nine members of the Future Union, and an estimated 38 employees total, according to a private message from the Union. In a statement to Future Union, Honorof expressed the distress of the layoff during a still-developing pandemic. “We call on management to withdraw its proposed layoffs today.”When reached for comment, the Future Union thanked the support of the gaming industry. “It's been enormously gratifying seeing the support we've received from colleagues across our industry,” a Future Union spokesperson stated.
Source: Forbes March 24, 2020 23:34 UTC