Morgan, Brown & Joy attorney Andrea E. Zoia presented on the Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) webinar, “Emerging Issues in Pay Equity,” on June 7. Zoia discussed the details of the Massachusetts Pay Equity Law, as well as pay transparency, strategies for minimizing implicit bias in employment decisions, and pay equity audits.
Zoia is an employment lawyer who handles employment matters facing businesses from day-to-day counseling needs and advice to litigation defense. She provides client-tailored advice to in-house counsel and human resource professionals with wage and hour issues, workplace investigations, drug testing, hiring practices, employment policies and handbooks, reductions in force, and employee leave matters. When litigation is necessary, Zoia skillfully defends employers against workplace allegations, such as employment discrimination, retaliation, leave and accommodation-related claims, and wage and hour class actions.
MCLE is the Massachusetts legal community’s premier provider of hands-on educational programs and reference materials. Its particular focus is applied law: practical, highly concrete training for attorneys in the essential elements of professional practice. MCLE presents more than 250 programs annually, in a variety of in-person and online formats and has published more than 160 practice manuals.
About Morgan, Brown & Joy, LLP
Morgan, Brown & Joy is among the largest management-side labor and employment law firms in New England, representing a wide range of Fortune 100 corporations, educational and health care institutions and small businesses across all sectors of the economy. The firm’s attorneys are known for anticipating and finding solutions to the ever-expanding range of employment-related legal issues in order to avoid the time and cost of litigation. When litigation becomes necessary, the firm aggressively defends its clients and has a proven record of success.