The Chamber represents more than 2,000+ businesses of all sizes representing 210,000 employees from a wide variety of industries that are contributing more than $32 billion in revenue to Hawaii’s economy.
In response to COVID-19, new employment policies under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) will be put into place effective April 1, 2020 and will stay in effect until December 31, 2020. These will include Temporary Emergency Family and Medical Leave Policy and Temporary Emergency Paid Leave Due to COVID-19 Related Reasons.
Attend this webinar to learn how employers can safeguard their workplaces from COVID-19, policies regarding sick leave and worker quarantine, work from home policies, preventing workplace discrimination, travel restrictions, furlough benefits, non-profit specific information and more.
Torkildson Katz Hetherington Harris Knorek
Attorneys At Law
John L. Knorek, a Director at the firm, provides counsel and representation to large and small employers in all aspects of employment and wrongful discharge law. His practice also includes collective bargaining negotiations, affirmative action compliance, mediation and arbitration. He provides training to businesses on employment discrimination and preventative personnel practices, including family leave, disability law and sexual harassment. Mr. Knorek is a founding co-editor of the Hawaii Chamber of Commerce's Desk Manual for Employers and its Model Employer Handbook.
Durrett Lang Morse, LLLP
Kalani Morse is an experienced labor and employment attorney that has spent his career advising and representing clients large and small across a wide variety of industries: litigating civil actions in state and federal courts, handling wrongful termination, harassment, reasonable accommodation, breach of contract, and other employment and commercial litigation claims. He also handles administrative charges, wage and hour claims, labor elections, union grievances and arbitrations, unfair labor practice charges, and administrative and judicial appeals. Kalani currently practices law at the firm of Durrett Lang Morse, LLLP and serves on SHRM Hawai`i?s Board of Directors, currently as co-chair of SHRM Hawaii?s state conference committee. He regularly speaks as a guest presenter on labor, employment, and business law matters.
Brought to you in partnership with the Hawaii Island Chamber of Commerce, Kauai Chamber of Commerce, Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce, Maui Chamber of Commerce and Molokai Chamber of Commerce.
Mahalo to our sponsors,
Date and Time
Tuesday Apr 7, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM HST
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
10:00 - 11:00 AM HST
$15 YP member
$25 Chamber member
Online Registration Closes on Monday, April 6 at 5 PM
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