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Register Now! Complimentary Webcast: Not Approved For A PPP Loan? What Now?

Your company was not approved for a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan but the bills are still due. There may still be some opportunities available under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to help keep your company on its feet.

Join labor and employment attorney Kelly Haab-Tallitsch and corporate and banking attorney Andrew Podgorny on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 1PM CT as they discuss:

  • Employee Retention Tax Credit
  • Payroll Tax Deferral
  • Economic Injury Disaster Loans
  • Tax Credits for Paid Sick Leave and Expanded FMLA​

We hope you can join us for this timely webcast!

COVID-19 Webinar Series: The Latest Local, State and Federal Mandates Impacting the Workplace

Register Now! Dealing with Cannabis in the Workplace – A National Perspective

Although cannabis remains illegal under federal law, the legalization of cannabis on the state-level has left employers feeling uncertain of how to tailor their workplace policies and procedures to fit the changing landscape.

Join Heather Bailey and Michael Wong on Thursday, February 20 at 12:00 PM CT for the latest installment of our Labor & Employment Quarterly Series. They will do a deep dive into the cannabis laws and what employers should do to diminish their legal risks to protect their workforce. Specific topics include:

  • What makes a good drug policy?
  • Defining reasonable suspicion in the workplace
  • Drug testing best practices
  • Does your locale prohibit pre-employment drug testing for cannabis?
  • How to handle safety-sensitive positions and testing for cannabis

Who should attend? HR professionals, managers, and business owners

Register Today! EEOC Pay Data Collection and Other Equal Pay Issues – Complimentary Webinar

Join Allison Sues on Thursday, July 18 at 12:00 PM CT for a complimentary webinar as she guides employers on what they need to know before the pay data collection deadline. Employers who are EEO-1 filers must submit pay data for years 2017 and 2018 to the EEOC by September 30, 2019, as provided by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia’s recent ruling

Specific topics include:

  • The background of the EEOC’s efforts to collect pay data and the related case National Women’s Law Center v. U.S. Office of Management and Budget
  • Component 2 of the EEO-1 filings
  • Recent case law developments on the Equal Pay Act
  • Information on how to apply EPA precedent to employers’ audit of pay practices to avoid discriminatory pay claims

Who should attend? HR professionals, managers, and business owners

We hope you can join!

 

Save the Date! Complimentary Webinar – Thursday, August 16th – Conducting Effective Workplace Investigations

Join Suzanne Newcomb on Thursday, August 16 at noon ET as she discusses the nuts and bolts of conducting effective internal investigations and examines the legal, ethical, and privilege issues that surround them. A thorough investigation is often the backbone of an employer’s defense to employment-related legal claims. In some cases, a prompt and effective investigation can resolve the underlying problem entirely, preventing a lawsuit from ever being filed.

Specifically, she will highlight:

  • Confidentiality and privilege concerns
  • Dealing with reluctant witnesses
  • Proper documentation of investigatory interviews and other facts
  • Methods of communicating investigation findings
  • Closing the investigation

Who should attend? HR professionals, managers, business owners, and in-house counsel

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Save the Date! SmithAmundsen Complimentary Webinar – June 13th – Hiring 201: A Deeper Dive into Employee Interviewing and On-boarding

Join Jon Hoag and Mike Wong on Wednesday, June 13 at 12:00 PM CT for the latest installment of our Labor & Employment Quarterly Series. Jon and Mike will teach employers how to effectively hire the right person and minimize threats of litigation.

Specific topics covered include:

  • Avoid job posting and employment application pitfalls
  • Effective and legal interviewing techniques
  • Legal landmines associated with pre-employment screening/background checks
  • The job offer and related legal documentation
  • On-boarding to increase employee retention and reduce exposure to employment lawsuits

Who should attend? HR professionals, managers, and business owners. We hope you can join us!

 

Register for the webinar here!

 

Save the Date! SmithAmundsen Complimentary Webinar – February 21st – Directives From the Board Room: Will Your HR Team Fail or Save the Day?

Join Eric Fogel and Beverly Alfon on Wednesday, February 21 at 12:00 PM CT for the latest installment of our Labor & Employment Quarterly Series. The board of directors helps develop the strategic vision and management of a business. These corporate governance directives are necessary, but can lead to unintended consequences for HR. Eric and Beverly will discuss real life situations where directives from the board room landed squarely on the shoulders of HR and how those HR teams were the hero or the failure of those situations.

Register for the webinar here!

Save the Date! SmithAmundsen Complimentary Webinar – February 1st – Is Your Employee Handbook Ready for 2018?

Join Suzanne Newcomb on Thursday, February 1st at 12:00 PM ET for a complimentary webinar on ways to ensure your employee handbook is an asset and not a liability to your organization. During the webinar Suzanne will discuss current best practices for:

  • EEO and accommodation policies and complaint procedures
  • Work rules and the shifting tide at the NLRB
  • Attendance and leave policies
  • Compensation and payroll policies
  • And more!

Register for the webinar here!

Save the Date! SmithAmundsen Complimentary Webinar – November 9 – Employee Handbook Essentials for HR Pros and Business Owners

Join Amanda Biondolino on Thursday, November 9 at 8:30AM CT as she guides employers of all shapes and sizes through effectively using an employee handbook and identifies top employee handbook mistakes that could cost you. This complimentary webinar includes insight on specific topics such as:

  • Purpose of employee handbooks
  • Safety standards
  • Drug test policies
  • Privacy issues
  • And more!

Register for the webinar here!