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Jackson Lewis LLP is the 2014 sponsor for ACC's Employment & Labor Law Committee. The Employment & Labor Law Committee was co-winner for 2013 Outstanding Committee of the Year. Jackson Lewis LLP was also chosen as the 2012 Committee Sponsor of the Year.

The Employment & Labor Committee provides members with the latest information on employment, labor and benefits case law, plus resources and sample policies on key topics such as sexual harassment. It also comments on major legislative and regulatory initiatives on behalf of ACC members.

Special Announcement

Employment & Labor Committee Annual Meeting Reception Sponsored by Jackson Lewis

Jackson Lewis and the Employment and Labor Committee would like to formally invite you to join us for dinner on Wednesday, October 29. The dinner will be held in the U.S. Freedom Pavilion in the National WWII Museum and guests will have exclusive access to the pavilion's exhibits. More information can be found here.


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Upcoming Meeting

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 3:00 PM ET, 8:00 PM GMT
Includes an online presentation

Impact of the Midterm Elections on Employers

With the Republican Party now in firm control of both the U.S House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate what can employers expect from Capitol Hill? This Legal Quick Hit will cover some of the implications, including: · Agendas of House and Senate Committees now Chaired by Republicans · Executive Orders and the Power of the Purse · National Labor Relations Board Reform Act and other legislation · Potential reforms to the Affordable Care Act · Agency oversight Garen Dodge, Shareholder, Jackson Lewis LLP

Upcoming Webcast

Employee Self-Help Discovery: What to Do When an Employee Takes Company Documents

Feb 10 2015 1:00 PM ET On-Line CLE/CPD Program
On Demand 60 Minutes
Sponsored by Miller Law Group

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An Employee Benefits Primer

Jun 2014 InfoPAK Download pdf
Sponsored by Jackson Lewis P.C.
This InfoPAK is designed to provide corporate counsel with a general overview of employee benefits. The InfoPAK will focus on how ERISA and the Internal Revenue Code apply to health and welfare and ...

Workplace Information Risk in the Digital Age: Monitoring Employees, Social Media Challenges, Managing Access to Data, and Optimizing Flexibility

Feb 2014 InfoPAK Download pdf
Sponsored by Jackson Lewis P.C.
Digital communications and electronically stored data come with inherent vulnerabilities and the potential for employer liability. Harnessing the power of the digital age while controlling workplace ...

Recent Committee-Developed Resources

Preventive I-9 Measures for Employers

Nov 2014 Form & Policy Download pdf
Sponsored by Jackson Lewis P.C.
To limit the risks of significant civil fines and potential criminal prosecutions based upon allegations of hiring or continuing to employ unauthorized workers, employers must ensure that their I-9 ...

eDiscovery Best Practices Chart

Oct 2014 Form & Policy Download pdf
A flowchart covering eDiscovery best practices.

The Impact of Employees Left to Their Own Devices: Top Ten BYOD Considerations

Jul 2014 Top Ten
Sponsored by Jackson Lewis P.C.
Employers grappling with “Bring Your Own Device” (BYOD) issues should consider the following issues found in this article.