In this course, attorney Kristine Kwong discusses the California Fair Employment and Housing Act and the good faith interactive process in accommodating employees with disabilities. She presents the legal definition of a disability and identifies when an employer is required to accommodate an employee and how to start the good faith interactive process. Also addressed are the defenses to accommodating an employee and the risks and liabilities under the Act.
I. Identify what disabilities are covered under the California Fair Employment and Housing Act
II. Understand mental disabilities
III. Grasp the good faith interactive process
IV. Determine when to initiate the interactive process
V. Recognize the essential job functions of a position and how to accommodate the employee
VI. Appreciate the types of accommodations available
VII. Comprehend the defenses to accommodation
This was a great discussion of a topic that's really complex because of the intersection federal and state employment laws.
Good example, clear and concise powerpoint.
Liked the examples from real life; presenter was good but has slight tendency to repeat herself.
Excellent simple presentation.
This presentation was easy to follow and organized well.
Really good presentation! Thank you, Ms. Kwong.
The presenter was very knowledgeable on the ADA & CA FEHA and presented an easily understandable presentation of the acts.
Excellent presentation. A lot of information logically presented with helpful examples.
This was an excellent presentation. I deal with this issue regularly. This was very helpful.
This was my favorite program so far in the bundle. The attorney delivering it was very informative, effective & kept your attention!
The presenter was exceptionally knowledgeable and her style and confidence made it a very easy program to listen to and follow.
Very good speaker and very informative.
This is not my area, but I found it well organized and very informative.
Outstanding presentation. Four Stars in my book.
this lady did a good job.
This was a wonderful presentation. Lawline chooses great teachers. Thank you.
thanks for featuring California
Very interesting CLE!
Very thorough coverage of topic.
Very good presentation!
Kristine Kwong does a fantastic job.
Great examples that really illustrated the crux of the issue.
Ms. Kwong's ability to interweave actual case examples made this presentation. She also presented in a unbiased manner despite being a defense attorney. Good job despite only being able to "Talk" at us.
Thank You. :)
Very clear communicator with helpful practical examples.
I really liked her
Very helpful explanations of how to make appropriate accommodations that comply with vaguely worded disability laws
Excellent speaker and presentation. Thank you!
great content and instructor!
Very good presenter.
Very good overview of the topic.
Great info. Thank you
Kristine Kwong is an excellent presenter. She is very clear, explains terms well, and summarizes important points.