Top Ten Things Every Employer Should Know Before Firing an Employee
About this Program
Most employees are at will employees…but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be careful when firing them! Attorney Joel Greenwald discusses the top 10 considerations that every law firm must take into account when firing an employee. Though a majority of employees can be fired without good cause, there is an enormous amount of liability that one can incur if the proper steps are not taken. Greeenwald explains how law firms and all employers can manage the risk and offers practical tips for handling improper termination lawsuits.
I. Firing Employees without Good Cause
II. Employee Reactions
III. Legal Liability for Improper Termination
IV. Managing the Risk of Liability
V. Risks or Threats from Terminations Perceived as Unfair
VII. Economic Layoffs and Discrimination Suits
VIII. Resignation and Severance
excellent, extremely practical course
Good Topic - Good Speaker. This one keeps your interest for the entire time period.
Very good presentation
Excellent! I would highly recommend this to any employer as well as every professional who may not always think of themselves as employers.
helpful to the general practice attorney
Good overview, delivered well.
A good primer on basic considerations for employment termination
One of the best CLE's I've seen, anywhere. The materials were appropriate to the length of the CLE but quite thorough. Mr. Greenwald was engaging, and followed his materials in an excellent well detailed outline form.
very clear presentation of key considerations
Nicely presented... clear and succinct.
excellent grass-roots advice
Mr. Greenwald conducted an excellent seminar, and I appreciated his theme that fair treatment of employees helps organizational morale as well as the legal position of the company.
This course is directed to the law firm, but it also has great application to general business issues regarding employee termination.
Informative- he gets to the heart of the matter. Very Good.
Good for a basic introduction to employee termination issues.
Great course! Really Helpful!
A little too basic, but overall good overview.
Very practical information!
An excellent presentation!
Excellent. Very informative and useful
wonderful and practical presentation.
Excellent speaker; excellent presentation of the material!
good job - clear, valuable and solid content. Well worth the time to listen to it.
Well-presented. Interesting and to the point.
First time I took a course and am very pleased with technology and with information presented.
Comprehensive coverage of a timely, interesting topic.
Helpful information on what steps to take to protect an employer when the employer has to terminate an employee.
Good review on employment law & presented well.
Excellent content, a great refresher of the basics!
Obviously Mr. Greenwald knows his stuff!
Packed with data.
Excellent presentation - covers a lot of ground in 1 hour.
Very well done.
Good seminar with practical tips for employers.
I thought the seminar was a good nuts and bolts practical presentation
Good "nuts and bolts" course that makes for a good refresher course for some basic and critical aspects of employment law.
Solid presentation, good message with "real world" applicability.
I thought it was very good and informative. Well presented
Good intro to these concepts.
Very practical and informative.
This was a good presentation.
Very practical advice. I appreacited the fact that he covered independent contactors and that he had practical advice for how to mitigate risk in terminations.
One of the best "what to do" seminars I have seen.
Fantastic Course! Excellent speaker and tons of great information. This is the best course I have viewed on lawline.
Excellent presentation by a fantastic speaker
good presentation. clear and concise.
Good review of handling employess at will.
I found his energy quite helpful in listening to the lecture.
very practical, very straight forward steps to cover yourself in the event of termination
Learned a lot!
Very good speaker.
This course provided a great deal of information without being too complicated. It was very easy to understand and the written materials were very clear. Thanks!
Very information program.
Excellent coverage of the subject of termination
Good program. Very good speaker
great presentation, nice written outline
well worth the time for a general practicioner who represents small businesses.
Was great for a business owner with employees
Wonderfully organized and informative. One of the most helpful courses I have experienced.
Very good lecturer.
excellent lecturer and very comprehensive and helpful information
Very thorough and well presented. A must for all law office management.
Good program. He gets to the substantive points without a lot of useless filler
This subject is not remotely in my work field but I really thought the speaker was outstanding. Great job Joel.
Excellent, very sound practical advice.
Very interesting and informative
It was good
very well done
Nice overview of employer HR issues.
Excellent course, highly recommended!
Excellent presentation! Essential for managers. (Larchmont, NY)
Presentation provided good practical advice.
Very well put together. Professional and informative.
Very well done.
This course was one of the best!
Nothing to add, but the speaker was clearly knowledgable.
Very good overview with lots of practical advice.
very practical course with real-world examples
very good course - enjoyed
Excellent - simple and straightforward advice.
very helpful. thanks
Very much enjoyed it.
Outstanding instructor! Very clear, knowledgable and great communicator!
I gave this course the highest scorings. I normally don't do that. Mr. Greenwald present important materials, in a clear and cogent way, at an appropriate speed. I would not only recommend this course to other attorneys, I would highly recommend it to every one of my clients.
Excellent! This is one of the best I have ever seen, balanced, fair, dispassionate, illuminaating. Great job!
thoughtful, practical and well presented advice.
I found the material presented to be very useful.
Presented very well - succinct and practical.
Mr. Greenwald is a very good speaker and presenter. I enjoyed listening to him and felt that I had a good learning experience.
Excellent course. Thank you.
Very interesting presentation and great speaking skills.
Direct and substantive
One of the best programs I have viewed.
Great presentation - thank you.
Very well presented. Very informative..
Excellent presentation. H.
Clear presentation, very helpful.
Outstanding presentation. Extremely informative.
excellent overview- very well done and organized.
Great information about the basics of employee termination and how to act fairly within the law to avoid wrongful termination claims. Also very useful as an employee. Good training.
Very knowledgeable speaker. Great course.
timely and instructive
So smart and practical - really liked course.
Great speaker, great course and fantastic information!
As a supervisor I thought it reminded me of why I do certain actions - a good refresher
Very practical and informative
Excellent program and presenter.
The speaker was great, great subject matter knowledge and held my attention
Simply excellent presentation. Great organization and communication skills.
Very good lecture. Covered all the major issues.
A Practical and thorough review. thanks
One of those important courses for any employer. Humane treatment of employees is the intelligent practice for a whole range of reasons, including self interest.
Viewer experience enhanced by excellent presenter who is very comfortable in front of the camera. Very well done.
relevant and useful information!