Event: The New Normal: The Legal Landscape for Wrongful Dismissal Cases in a Post-COVID World

Date: 02/26/2021
Type: Free
Seating capacity: 1000

Cost: $ 0.00


Presenters: Ryan J. Conlin and Jeremy D. Schwartz

IMPORTANT NOTICE: This webinar will run from 12 pm to 1:00 pm ET (including an interactive Q&A). Unique log-in instructions will be delivered separately in advance of the program.

COVID-19 has caused unprecedented disruption in the economies all over the world.  Employers who have had to lay off or terminate employees are facing ever-increasing demands for larger settlements from lawyers representing employees.  This Webinar will explore the related employment law challenges, and the exposure employers are facing during this transition phase and once the virus is finally behind us.

The Webinar will cover:

  • The latest on Infectious Disease Emergency Leave layoffs and terminations
  • Will Courts accept the demand from Plaintiffs that notice periods be increased due to COVID?
  • The latest from the Courts on notice periods for short service and older employees
  • The new challenges for enforcing ESA minimum employment contracts
  • What the Supreme Court says about good faith in employment contracts