How to Withdraw an Employment Offer

Author: Jessica Sussman

An employer may need to withdraw an employment offer for a variety of reasons. If an employer determines an employment offer must be withdrawn, the employer should do so as early as possible, preferably before the offer has been accepted. Depending on when the employment offer is rescinded, an employer may be exposed to damages. Following the steps outlined below will help an employer withdraw an employment offer while avoiding potential legal consequences.