January 27, 2015 - Pandemics and Infectious Diseases Webinar: What an Employee Benefits Lawyer Needs to Know
Murtha Cullina Attorney Lissa J. Paris is moderating an upcoming America Bar Association webinar on pandemics and infectious diseases.
EBOLA, Influenza and Colds, Oh My! Pandemics and Infectious Diseases: What an Employee Benefits Lawyer Needs to Know
The recent Ebola scare caught many workplaces off guard. Even though when not at risk, employees panicked. Every few years a new pandemic threatens. Flu kills thousands in the United States each winter. The situations raise important benefit issues including adequacy of health insurance coverage; leave availability and avoiding discrimination claims. Lawyers can help clients prepare crisis management plans. This experienced panel will go over the issues - focused on benefits, but including other areas like OSHA, that you need to know about to counsel your clients.
Lissa J. Paris, Murtha Cullina LLP, Hartford Connecticut
David Cowart, Dentons US LLP, Dallas, Texas
Ben Huggett, Littler, Mendelson P.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Chen G. Ni, Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP, Nashville, Tennessee
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