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Employment Law: The Basics and Beyond

July 11 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Employment Law Training

The Washington County Recovery Friendly Workplace Network is excited to welcome Jack Bjorn, Employee Benefits Attorney, of Eaton Peabody Attorneys at Law for a 2-hour training and networking event. 

This is a FREE in-person event, open to all Washington County employers and business owners

Focused training on employment law – from hiring, retention, and everything in between; opportunities to network and ask the expert!

For businesses of all sizes- from entrepreneurs to sole proprietors to large businesses that employ hundreds, this training will help explore the complex challenges that businesses face and understand the protections  Stay up-to-date on Compliance, risk management, creating fair and inclusive workplace, employee relations, cost savings, avoiding discrimination or harassment, protecting the company reputation, learn about changes in employment law and practices. Networking opportunities with like-minded employers and resource providers with services to support your business. 

Light refreshments provided

Hosted by: The Washington County Recovery Friendly Workplace Network, with support from Community Caring Collaborative, Sunrise County Economic Council and MaineStreet Business Building. 

The training will cover:

  • Hiring Practices
  • Workplace Safety and Health
  • Substance Use in the Workplace
  • Workplace Policies
  • Employee Benefits
  • Family Medical Leave
  • Recordkeeping and Documentation
  • Discrimination and Harassment
  • Termination and Layoffs
  • Wages and Hours
  • Employee Privacy
  • Immigration and Work Authorization
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Compliance with Labor Laws

1-2 pm: Networking & Refreshments
2-4 pm: Training
4-5 pm: Ask the Expert

Register here: https://lp.constantcontactpages.com/ev/reg/nwyc5s7/lp/91a9f8b4-aff6-4e15-b2cb-a9bf666329ca


Washington County Recovery Friendly Workplace Network
MaineStreet Business Building
Community Caring Collaborative


Edward L Hennessey Jr. Training Center
1 Colonial Way
Machias, 04654 United States
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