By Mike Pare, Chattanooga Times/Free Press, Tenn. Knight Ridder/Tribune Business News
Feb. 1--An estimated 1,400 former UnumProvident Corp. employees in Maine may be affected by a judge's ruling stating they should have received pay for vacation time when they left the company.
Adam Taylor, a Portland, Maine, attorney for former UnumProvident workers, said individual payouts will likely average about $1,000 each.
With damages, interest and other costs, the company's liability could be in the millions of dollars, he said.
A UnumProvident spokeswoman said, however, that the insurer disagrees with the ruling Cumberland County Superior Court …