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    Employment Issues in the COVID World

    Date: September 8, 2020, 8:15am – 9:30am
    Seacoast Human Resource Association
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    Employment Issues in the COVID World [VIRTUAL PROGRAM]

    Program Details: This interactive one hour webinar will address the continuing changing work environment and dealing with COVID-19 issues. Topics will include dealing with parents of children and leaves of absence, keeping the workforce safe, ADA issues, EEOC and DOL updates, intermittent leaves, furloughs and workforce reductions and remote working issues.

    Presenter: Debra Weiss Ford, Jackson Lewis P.C.

    Debra Weiss Ford is Office Managing Principal of the Portsmouth, New Hampshire office of Jackson Lewis P.C. Ms. Ford has over 35 years of experience representing employers in litigation matters before the state and federal courts and administrative agencies. She is licensed in New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts.

    Ms. Ford is listed by Chambers as one of America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Ms. Ford was elected as a Fellow to The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers in June 2006 and selected as a Fellow in The Trial Lawyer Honorary Society by the Litigation Counsel of America in 2014. She is named as New Hampshire’s Best Labor and Employment Lawyer by Business NH Magazine. She is listed in The Best Lawyers in America by Woodward White, Inc., and has been recognized by New England Super Lawyers as one of the top 50 women lawyers in New England and one of the top 100 lawyers in New England. She is listed in Top NH Lawyers in Labor and Employment in New Hampshire Magazine and has consistently been named the Best Lawyers’ Manchester Employment Law – Management Lawyer of the Year. She is also rated AV by Martindale Hubbell. Ms. Ford has been named one of the “Leaders in their Field” in the Chambers USA Legal Guide since 2012Ms. Ford is rated a “Top Rated Lawyer” by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell™. Ms. Ford has been recognized by Legal 500 for Workplace and Employment Counseling. Ms. Ford has been recognized for litigation skills by Benchmark Litigation in New Hampshire.