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Seminar Details

January 18, 2007

MB&J Breakfast Seminar Series: Employee Handbooks and Personnel Policies - How To Ensure That Your Handbook Works For You, And Not Against You

Location: Offices of Morgan, Brown & Joy -- 200 State Street, 11th floor, Boston

Time: 8:00am - 10:00am

Please note - this seminar is limited to 25 participants.  There is no fee for this seminar.

The seminar will examine the legal and practical issues associated with employee handbooks and the proper manner of drafting policies that will both implement employers' objectives and safeguard their interests.  Hosted by Nathan Kaitz and Franklin Baxley, this program will provide practical tips and specific handbook provisions and policies, including cutting edge policies in the areas of workplace violence, internet/email usage and blogging.


8:00am - 8:15am -- Registration and continental breakfast

8:15am - 10:10am -- Highlights of topics to be addressed:
- Most common areas of risk in your handbook
- How to avoid creating a contract of employment
- What should and should not be included in your employee handbook
- Drafting tips to maximize effectiveness of the handbook and to reduce legal risk
- Discern when and how to update and implement
- Developments in the law that impact employee handbooks