Employment Law Update 2021

Product ID: CA3143R2
Presented By: State Bar of Wisconsin PINNACLE

Endorsed by the Labor & Employment Law Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin

No shortage of questions

Life in 2021 may feel much closer to normal than it did in 2020, but the COVID-19 pandemic isn’t over in the U.S. or abroad. Consequently, employers and employees have new questions as they navigate returning in person to the workplace. Respond to your clients’ latest employment law concerns with help from Employment Law Update 2021.

Experienced presenters, including a federal district court judge, will guide you through recent federal and state law changes. You’ll discuss:

  • Common return-to-work and vaccine questions
  • Litigation tips
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion’s role in labor and employment
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Pricing

Member $269.00

Non-Member $349.00

Credits

6.5 CLE, 1 EPR

Date and Time

Tuesday, October 26, 20218:30 AM - 3:25 PM CT

Add to Calendar 10/26/2021 8:30:00 AM 10/26/2021 3:25:00 PM America/Chicago Employment Law Update 2021

Endorsed by the Labor & Employment Law Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin

No shortage of questions

Life in 2021 may feel much closer to normal than it did in 2020, but the COVID-19 pandemic isn’t over in the U.S. or abroad. Consequently, employers and employees have new questions as they navigate returning in person to the workplace. Respond to your clients’ latest employment law concerns with help from Employment Law Update 2021.

Experienced presenters, including a federal district court judge, will guide you through recent federal and state law changes. You’ll discuss:

  • Common return-to-work and vaccine questions
  • Litigation tips
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion’s role in labor and employment
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Endorsed by the Labor & Employment Law Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin

No shortage of questions

Life in 2021 may feel much closer to normal than it did in 2020, but the COVID-19 pandemic isn’t over in the U.S. or abroad. Consequently, employers and employees have new questions as they navigate returning in person to the workplace. Respond to your clients’ latest employment law concerns with help from Employment Law Update 2021.

Experienced presenters, including a federal district court judge, will guide you through recent federal and state law changes. You’ll discuss:

  • Common return-to-work and vaccine questions
  • Litigation tips
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion’s role in labor and employment
Read More ↓

Program Chairs & Presenters:

Katherine L. Charlton
Hawks Quindel, S.C.
Milwaukee

Colin B. Good
Hawks Quindel, S.C.
Madison

Presenters:

Bradden C. Backer
Backer Employment Law
Kenosha

Warren E. Buliox
MWH Law Group LLP
Milwaukee

Laura A. Lindner
Lindner Law LLC
Milwaukee

Rebeca M. Lopez
Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.
Milwaukee

Hon. James D. Peterson
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
Madison

Timothy J. Pierce
State Bar of Wisconsin
Madison

Rebecca L. Salawdeh
Salawdeh Law Office LLC
Wauwatosa

Sean M. Scullen
Quarles & Brady LLP
Milwaukee

 

 

8:30 a.m. : Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

  • Be aware of implicit bias and microaggressions and the need to address these issues in the workplace
  • Reexamining the meaning of “qualified” for hiring and promotion purposes
  • Current legal theories implicated, including cat’s paw, subjective decision-making, intersectionality, and critical race theory

Rebeca M. Lopez, Rebecca L. Salawdeh

9:20 a.m. : The New Not So Normal: Return to Work and Vaccines

  • The challenges of requiring vaccinations and other COVID-19 precautions
  • Managing hybrid work schedules and other employee requests for flexibility

Warren E. Buliox, Laura A. Lindner

10:10 a.m. : Break

10:25 a.m. : Federal Case Law Update

Katherine L. Charlton

11:00 a.m. : Practical Views from the Bench

Hon. James D. Peterson

11:50 a.m. : Lunch (on your own)

12:50 p.m. : State Case Law Update

Colin B. Good

1:40 p.m. : What’s Next in LGBTQ+ Rights: Bostock and Beyond

  • Dissecting the Bostock ruling
  • Does this change anything for Wisconsin employers?
  • Implications beyond employment law
  • Challenges under the First Amendment’s religion protections

Bradden C. Backer, Sean M. Scullen

2:30 p.m. : Break

2:45 p.m. : Ethics

Timothy J. Pierce

3:35 p.m. : Program Concludes

 

  • Get up-to-date information on return-to-work issues
  • Explore the landscape for LGBTQ+ employees one year after Bostock
  • Receive litigation tips from a federal district court judge
  • Explore ethical issues in labor and employment
  • Examine current legal theories being used in employment discrimination cases
  • Labor and employment law attorneys
  • Civil rights/individual rights attorneys
  • In-house counsel
  • Attorneys advising small businesses
  • Human resources professionals
  • General practitioners

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