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

– 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

– Evaluate how wrongful termination claims fit in the framework of claims made in common employment suits.

Major Topics

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

AICPA - Durham
Course Level
CPE Field of Study
Business Law
Who Should Attend

• CPAs in business and industry and non-profits • CPAs in public practice who want to increase their knowledge of employment law issues encountered by businesses and non-profits

Johnathan Ingber

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

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Sep 16, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm MDT
Total CPE Credits
Johnathan Ingber


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

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