ONLINE: Virtual Labor & Employment Update

Join us for our traditional annual client appreciation seminar! Our Labor and Employment team will implement new and creative ways to provide you with access to important topics and discussions in a virtual format.


NOVEMBER 19, 2020


Central Standard Time

8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Welcome/Agenda Overview
(Bryance Metheny)

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Main Session 1: Labor Relations: NLRB Update and Social Activism in the Workplace
Marcel Debruge)

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Main Session 2: Workplace Violence
(John Coleman, Carlton Hilson, Nina Maja Bergmar)

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Main Session 3: Managing a Remote Workforce
(Emily Mack, Katy Willis, Jim Gilliam, Nina Maja Bergmar)

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Break and Lunch

12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Breakout Sessions (Choose One – 45 minutes each)

OSHA Update & Pandemic Guidance
Scott Williams, Katy Willis)

Employee Benefits Update Amid COVID-19
Logan Hinkle)

1:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.


1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Breakout Sessions (Choose One – 45 minutes each)

FMLA, ADA and Other Leave Issues, Oh My!
(Emily Killion, Emily Mack, Jon Gumbel, Stephen Price)

The Virtual World of Employment Litigation
(Rick Morgan, Jim Gilliam, Carlton Hilson)

We Are Getting Trumped: Life on Planet Immigration in 2020
(Anna Scully and Jon Eggert)

2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.


2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Main Session 4: What the Presidential Election Results Mean for Employers 
(Ron Flowers, Bryance Metheny, Anna Scully, Emily Killion)

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Main Session 5: Pandemics, Protests, and Presidents: 2021 Is the Year to Revise Your Handbook Policies
(Dent Morton, Matt Scully, Jim Gilliam, Carlton Hilson)

4:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Wrap Up and Conclusion
(Bryance Metheny, Dent Morton, Matt Scully, Jim Gilliam, Carlton Hilson)


Attendance is limited, you will receive the links needed to join next week.

If you HAVE NOT already registered for the update, you can do so here.

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