Avanir files WARN notice for 100+ layoffs from CA as merger with parent Otsuka looms

Another biotech is axing part of its workforce, joining dozens more over the last year. California-based Avanir Pharmaceuticals filed a WARN notice in late October detailing 109 layoffs in California at its headquarters in Aliso Viejo, on the south side of Los Angeles. Avanir did not respond to multiple queries…