Are You Ready to Reopen? Legal and Practical Issues to Consider

Presented by Jeff Mokotoff and Rick Warren at FordHarrison
Hosted by FordHarrison

There is mounting pressure to reopen businesses as many, particularly small ones, are struggling to survive under various stay-at-home and shelter-in-place orders. President Trump issued his “Opening Up America Again” guidelines for reopening in phases and several governors now have begun loosening restrictions and permitting more businesses to reopen if they follow certain safety measures. Join FordHarrison attorneys Jeff Mokotoff and Rick Warren for an in-depth discussion on the reopening process. Even if employers are willing to reopen if permitted, there are multiple issues to address, including: - social distancing in the workplace - employees not wanting to return for health or financial concerns - safety measures for employees - discrimination in rehiring Continuing Education - FordHarrison is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM. This course is approved for 1 hour of PDCs. - This program is also pre-approved by HRCI for 1 hour of PHR, GPHR, and SPHR recertification credit.