Publications & Presentations
March 6, 2018
This webinar was previously recorded on March 6, 2018. To access the recorded presentation, click here. 

Polsinelli Labor & Employment Webinar | The Emerald Series: It's (not) in the Handbook

March 6, 2018 | 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM EST 

Join lawyers from Polsinelli’s Labor & Employment Department for the 2018 webinar series. The series will be presented in four installments and include vignettes of Emily, Mr. Bland, Mr. Grumbles, Ms. Ner-Vess and Ms. Ideal. Listen in as Emily befriends the subject of a previous webinar series, Ruby Breaker, who provides Emily “guidance” as she finds her way to the Ideal Workplace.

  • Employee handbooks
    • Key provisions
    • Progressive discipline, performance standards and workplace conduct
    • Anti-harassment and retaliation
  • Background checks
    • Roles and responsibilities
    • Overview and key provisions of the Fair Credit Reporting Act
    • Authorization documents
    • Disclosure requirements and common mistakes
  • Confidentiality Agreements
    • What is included, and what can be protected?
    • Interplay with restrictive covenants 
  • FMLA and ADA interplay
    • FMLA eligibility
    • Accommodation requirements
    • Leave as an accommodation under the ADA