Business Networking Luncheon - Untangling The Employment Law Web
TOPIC: "Untangling the Employment Law Web"
PRESENTER: Lida Bannink, Attorney, Eckberg Lammers, PC
About the Program: This presentation will focus on the information that companies need to know for running a profitable business while protecting their employees and navigating various state and federal leave and anti-discrimination laws. Hear practical advice and receive sample documents the presenter has drafted for clients. Topics will include:
- An overview of old and new Minnesota business employment laws relevant to the current pandemic
- Preparedness plan for protecting employees and customers
- Policies and procedures including leave, PTO, and discipline that comply with state and federal laws
About the Presenter: Lida Bannink is a shareholder and attorney with Eckberg Lammers, P.C. licensed in both Minnesota and Wisconsin and leads the labor and employment law practice group. Lida routinely assists businesses, municipalities, and individuals to successfully resolve disputes while keeping client’s best interests top-of mind. Lida’s practice includes advising employers in their daily employment needs as well as representing employers in state and federal court and in front of administrative bodies when disputes arise. Topics of representation include discrimination and harassment, hiring and firing, non-compete/confidentiality agreements, disability, wage and overtime, family and medical leave, whistleblowing and retaliation, employment handbooks, and collective bargaining.