2020 Employment Law Update Live

On Saturday, February 22, HR Power Hour published our live interviews at our 2020 Annual Employment Law Update, asking attendees about the all-day event, HR concerns they have for the coming year, and more. Tawny interviewed Eric Altholz, Partner in the Employee Benefits Group at Verrill. She talked to Whitney Stover, HR Consultant at AAA Northern New England. She spoke to Sarah Jordan, HR Generalist at Penobscot Community Health Care. Tawny had an in-depth conversation with Scott Connolly Partner in Verrill’s Labor and Employment Practice Group about important things that need to be kept in mind about employment agreements. And last, but not least, she talked to the one, the only, David Ciullo, your cohost of the HR Power Hour.

To listen to the full HR Power Hour segment, click here.

HR Power Hour airs every Saturday on News Talk WLOB radio, presented by Career Management Associates and Verrill.

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