Wednesday, July 26th, 2017 at 12pm ET
2017 Labor & Employment Law Update for Small Business
Over the past year, state legislatures have passed a slew of employment laws that impact small employers across the country. Find out how new laws and enforcement of existing federal and state labor and employment rules impact your small business and how to avoid lawsuits and employee complaints by keeping workplace policies up-to-date. Join with the NFIB Small Business Legal Center’s attorney Beth Milito in an interactive webinar that will cover the following hot topics:
· Legalization of marijuana and the impact on drug testing and drug-free workplace policies;
· New hiring laws, including “ban the box” and restrictions on applicant criminal and credit checks;
· Wage and hour updates, with focus on state and municipal minimum wage and paid leave laws; and
· Worker classification enforcement, including discussion about independent contractor and joint employer scrutiny and the impact on workers’ compensation and unemployment insurance.