This program is not available for credit.
The presentation will begin with an overview of the more sensitive issues that HR professionals face in the workplace, including ADA issues, personal hygiene, workplace relationships, and leave issues. ADA issues will include mental health issues, sensitive disabilities, reasonable accommodation and the ADA association provision. Workplace relationships will include domestic violence, workplace relationships, public displays of affection and other related issues. Leave issues will include the discussion of bereavement leave and leave for medical issues of a sensitive nature. Within each area, the presentation will address relevant laws that apply to employers and discuss best practices. The presenter will provide examples and guidance regarding creating and updating handbook policies within each area and how to properly train managers and supervisors to handle these issues as they arise since these individuals are often the first people that employees deal with on these issues.
|Sensitive Employee Relations Handouts (8.63 MB)||Available after Purchase|
As a founding member of Simon | Paschal PLLC, a boutique employment law firm in Dallas, Texas, Dustin maintains an active employment law practice. His practice includes advice and counsel in nearly all areas of employment law. If it’s an HR issue, Dustin likely handles it for his clients. Dustin also advocates on behalf of his clients in hearings, injunction proceedings, trials and before state and federal agencies. Dustin was a four-term member of the DallasHR Board of Directors and served as its President in 2018. He is currently a Trustee on the DallasHR Board of Trustees. Dustin is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, has been selected as a Texas Super Lawyers Rising Star annually since 2012, and was selected as a Best Lawyer Under 40 and a Best Lawyer in Dallas by D Magazine in 2018.
As a founding member of Simon | Paschal PLLC, an employment and business law boutique law firm in Dallas, Texas, Paul maintains an active employment and business law practice. Paul has a wide array of experience in employment matters, including Title VII, state discrimination laws, the ADA, the ADEA, the FLSA, the FMLA, employment contracts, non-competition and non-solicitation agreements, employee handbooks and numerous other employment laws and regulations. Paul also has a broad business-based practice including, business entity formation and dissolution, operating agreements, and contract drafting and review. Paul was a six-term member of the DAYL Executive Committee, where he ultimately served as its President. Paul also has been selected as a Texas Super Lawyer Rising Star and has been selected more than 5 times as a Texas Super Lawyer. Paul also was selected as a Best Lawyer Under 40 and a Best Lawyer in Dallas by D Magazine in 2018.
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