Trouble-Free Terminations: Legally Safe Layoffs and Firings
The current economic downturn is forcing deep cuts in the workforce. And that means tears, anger, retaliation … and lawsuits!
The sooner that you – and line supervisors – learn the proper steps to take (and those to AVOID), the faster your organization will move down the path to legally safe, stress-free terminations. And now there’s a way to move down that path quickly – and safely.
From the comfort of your own office or conference room, you can put an end to legally risky firings: Listen to the audio recording of Trouble-Free Terminations: Legally Safe Layoffs and Firings.
Nationally recognized employment law attorney Maria Greco Danaher, a frequent legal writer for the Society for Human Resources Management, will guide you through the correct policies and processes that will help you avoid unlawful-discharge claims.
In this 75-minute audio recording, Maria will give you definitive, practical guidance on:
How to ensure that your written policies and handbooks support termination decisions
The right way supervisors should effectively track and document discipline and performance issues in order to support legal terminations
How a well-constructed severance agreement and release can help to avoid a lawsuit
The correct step-by-step protocol for terminations and the common mistakes that occur in poorly planned terminations
What must be addressed during and after termination meetings to comply with applicable laws
And much more!
With nearly half of U.S. companies cutting (or planning to cut) jobs in the next 12 months, the time is now to prepare yourself for the rollercoaster emotions … unpredictable actions … and legal repercussions that inevitably follow terminations.
Trouble-Free Terminations: Legally Safe Layoffs and Firings will help your organization meet legal and ethical requirements, prevent expensive and disruptive litigation, and reduce legal costs. Get your copy now!
Pat DiDomenico Editorial Director, The HR Specialist
P.S. Your satisfaction is unconditionally guaranteed. If Trouble-Free Terminations fails to meet your needs, we will refund every penny you paid – no hassles, no questions asked.
Hear a Free 90-Second Clip of Trouble-Free Terminations from Speaker Maria Greco Danaher, Esq.:
About the Speaker:
Maria Greco Danaher, Esq., is a shareholder in the Pittsburgh office of the law firm Ogletree Deakins. She has broad experience in representing management as both an in-house and outside counsel in employment and litigation matters. She has counseled supervisors and managers in termination-related questions and has conducted workplace training for both small business and major corporations on the issue. Ms. Danaher is an advisor for HR Specialist: Employment Law and The HR Specialist.
This recording has been approved for 1.25 credit hours toward PHR and SPHR recertification through the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI).
Who Should Listen:
Supervisors and managers
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