This webinar featured a panel of two experts from the state's top HR and Benefits firm, Hickok Boardman; Managing Director, Meredith Spellman, J.D., LL.M, who specializes in the employment and personnel fields, and Karen Tierney, PHR, Director of strategic HR Services who regularly conducts trainings at organizations on leadership development topics. The event will also feature legal experts from Downs Rachlin Martin; Attorney Timothy E. Copeland Jr., Director, who focuses exclusively on the representation of employers in all aspects of their relationships with employees, and Attorney F. David Harlow, Director, a labor and employment litigator in DRM's Brattleboro office.
It begins with a legal update, and then an overview of the employment laws and regulations related to COVID-19 facing Vermont employers. This update includes the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, employee travel, disability-related issues, and vaccinations.
These webinars featured information about what the Restart Vermont Technical Assistance program is, how to register, and what types of Technical Assistance can be covered through the program. The ReVTA program began in mid-September and has since closed.