Webinar (AICPA): Employment Law Update: Reducing Employer Liability


Employment law issues affect virtually every business, governmental entity and not-for-profit organization. This update examines trends in employment related claims and settlements including: members of protected classes and the implications of that membership; analysis of state trends in employment litigation; e-employment and cyber issues such as employee and employer social media rights; device and internet use and monitoring; employer liability issues for employee internet use; telecommuting and “off-the-clock” work issues; wrongful termination; bullying and its implications; harassment; and retaliation. This course also introduces you to the Employment Claim Risk Assessment Tool, which provides you a framework to analyze your organization’s or your client’s exposures to employment-related claims.

Learning Objectives

When you complete this webcast, you will be able to:~Interpret recent trends in employment claims and employer liability.~Assess employment and cyber employment risks to your organization or a client’s organization.~Determine why retaliation claims and suits are increasing dramatically.~Analyze factors leading to all types of harassment claims, including sexual harassment.~Evaluate how wrongful termination claims fit in the framework of claims made in common employment suits. TOPICS DISCUSSED~Employment issues related to social media, e-device and bring your own device (BYOD), internet use and website contents~Wrongful termination, at-will employment, constructive discharge and retaliation~Dealing with whistleblowers in all types of organizations~Factors that lead to employers being sued for multi-million dollar verdicts in favor of former employees~Using a risk assessment tool to assess employment claim exposures

Course Level
CPE Field of Study
Business Law
Who Should Attend
CPAs in business and industry and not-for-profits

Experience in, and knowledge of, employment law issues encountered by businesses and non-profits

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Dec 19, 2018
11:00 am - 2:59 pm MDT
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Webinar (AICPA): Employment Law Update: Reducing Employer Liability

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