September 11, 2019

TOPIC: The Grand Bargain - Massachusetts Paid Leave

WHEN: Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Registration and Continental Breakfast 7:45-8:00 AM
Meeting 8:00-9:30 AM

SPEAKER: Kara J. Johnson, Esq. - Biography

Kara Johnson is an attorney at Spruce Law LLC and serves Of Counsel to Archstone Law Group. Kara advises small businesses and large corporations in both the non-profit and for-profit sectors on a range of matters related to compliance with state and federal employment laws. See more information on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/kara-j-johnson-7ba8a4a8.



CONTENT:
The presentation will include a general overview of the Grand Bargain with a focus on Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave (PFML). Employer responsibilities under PFML will be addressed, as well as the law’s interaction with other types of paid leave and protected leave statutes.

Employers will be given guidance on what they should be doing now to comply with the PFML and what they should stay tuned for as the law is further implemented.

If time allows, discussion of common pitfalls with administering other types of leave, including illustrative scenarios and suggestions for best practice.

 

LOCATION: Clark University Graduate Management Center, 333 Turnpike Rd. (Route 9) Southborough, MA RESERVATIONS: You may register by mail (P.O. Box 6405, Holliston, MA 01746), reply to this email, or fax by calling the number below. Please provide your name, company, (if appropriate) and phone number when registering. Reservations and cancellations will be accepted until noon on the Friday before the meeting. Please note that reservations not honored will be billed. In case of inclement weather, please call us at 508-466-1391 for cancellation information.

ATTENDANCE FEE: Members $25.00, Non-Members $50.00. On-line payment is available.

Please note that reservations not honored will be billed. In case of inclement weather, please call us at 508-466-1391 for cancellation information.  

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