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Employee Discharge & Documentation (WEBINAR)

September 21, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

BOGO…register one participant for the individual price and register a second person FREE!

EAF Members – $99/per participant
Non-Members – $149/per participant 

1.5 HRCI & SHRM Credits

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It seems like an impossible balancing act. No matter how exceptional your management skills, you will have employees that you need to discipline. In all likelihood you will have employees that you need to dismiss, yet doing so could get you sued. Even when you have an at-will employment relationship which you think protects you, employees and ex-employees are suing and winning. At this workshop you will learn to discipline and discharge without leaving yourself open to a lawsuit.
A. Employment at-Will & Exceptions
  • Current State of the Law
  • Exceptions to Employment at-Will
  • Blowing the Whistle & Employment at-Will
B. Avoiding Tort Claims in Employment
  • Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress
  • Negligent Hiring and Retention
  • Invasion of Privacy
  • Defamation
  • Assault and Battery
  • False Imprisonment
  • Fraud
C. How to Handle Discharge Legally
  • Discipline
  • Conducting the Termination Interview
  • Documenting the File
  • Separation Agreement

Presenter: Marilyn Moran, Attorney with FordHarrison LLP, FordHarrison is a U.S. labor & employment law firm with more than 200 attorneys in 28 offices, including three affiliate firms. The firm is committed to adhering to the FH Promise, a set of principles that guides how the firm delivers legal services and works with its clients. FordHarrison attorneys represent employers in labor employment, immigration and employee benefits matters, including litigation. Through its practice group and membership in the global employment law firm alliance, lus Laboris, FordHarrison provides clients that have multinational operations with a broad range of services related to labor and employment law in 53 countries throughout the world.


September 21, 2022
9:00 am - 10:30 am
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