This program will cover the origins and basics of the spreading of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), as well as the practical implications for the workplace. Specifically, the program will include a discussion of best practices for employers, how to limit risk, and how to react if or when there is an outbreak in your region. We will focus on frequently asked questions by employers across industries.
Presented by Susan Gross Sholinsky and Nancy Gunzenhauser Popper of Epstein Becker Green, this program will benefit employers, managers, and anyone who wants a better understanding and perspective on the Coronavirus.
**Note: Because this program was produced on March 13, some of the information is out of date, although some content continues to be relevant to businesses which may be reopening in the near future. For updated information, check out our Webinars page.
NANCY GUNZENHAUSER POPPER is an Associate in the Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice, in the New York office of Epstein Becker Green.
Prior to joining Epstein Becker Green, Ms. Popper worked as an intern in the Law Department of the Kings County Supreme Court; the Employment Law Department of one the world's largest professional services, risk management, and insurance brokerage firms; and the Social Security Administration, among other positions.
While at law school, Ms. Popper received the CALI "Excellence for the Future Award" in Privacy in the Workplace.
SUSAN GROSS SHOLINSKY is a Member of Epstein Becker Green in the Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice. She counsels clients on a variety of matters, in a practical and straightforward manner, with an eye toward reducing the possibility of employment-related claims.
In 2019, Ms. Sholinsky was recommended by The Legal 500 United States in the area of Workplace and Employment Counseling.
Ms. Sholinsky serves on the adjunct faculty of the Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations, where she teaches courses concerning human resources and the law. She also frequently speaks at events and webinars on employment law topics and authors numerous publications on employment law issues. Ms. Sholinsky is Vice Chair of the firm’s National Employment, Labor & Workforce Management Steering Committee and Vice Chair of the firm’s Diversity & Professional Development Committee. She is also a member of the firm's Finance Committee and the Executive Committee of the firm's Women's Initiative. Ms. Sholinsky is also comanager and lefty second baseman on the firm's softball team, the EBG Bees.
Fabulous presentation. Nancy is one impressive associate.
Excellent coverage of a timely topic. Covered a lot of ground in only an hour!
Thank you for offering this!
great program - would enjoy an update to this info since a lot has changed in the last month
A touch outdated just because of the daily changing of COVID-19. But great for when the pandemic began.
Very informative and timely content.
A great Guide. While some information may be dated since most businesses are now closed, it still contained a lot of relevant facts for businesses to consider (telecommuting, pay, leave, etc).
This was an very interesting CLE no just for when the Covid changes started but will also be relevant to the phasing back to work as many of the suggestions can continue to be used.
Well informed speakers.
Great content. Such a rapidly advancing area of the law. Thank you!
Very good course, although some information slightly outdated.
well versed in topic
Very practical advice. Much to think about.
Presentation is well done. Good practical info. Both presenters tend to sing, which I think is just a curious conversational quirk of people from New York. Makes me smile.
Excellent presentation. The spread of this virus has grown exponentially since even this program was presented. The advice is sound, and I am sure that I will be advising my Clients better now. Thank you for the program
very informative, well presented
great content on short notice!!!
Very enjoyable and relevant.
Thank you! Very well done and informative. Looking forward to the next one.
I watched this course live on 3/13/2020, but it doesn't show in my account. I assume this is because the course had not yet been approved for MN CLE credit.
Very interesting and informative
very helpful! thank you!!
The course was excellent for the date it was presented. Everything has changed so much in 3 weeks that it is a little outdated right now.
The two presenters did a great job.
good/very relevant information!
Good program. Very helpful. Thank you.
Extremely time specific, and likely mostly outdated.
Written materials were excellent. With the rapidly changing rules, this course will need updating
This is a vital, well-conceived and delivered course that, given the current crisis, should be updated even though it is only a couple of weeks old. Thank you and stay safe.
We have moved on from the circumstances in this program in NY. But it's good for lethal info about pandemics
Really interesting and certainly timely. Also very knowledgeable duo!
Lots of useful timely content from well-informed and personable speakers.
A well put together presentation in a rapidly changing environment.
What a terrific program! Thank you so much for making it available.
Very informative. Some of the suggestions may also be useful when work forces return to work
The information on this topic is rapidly changing from day to day but the basis of their information is terrific. Thanks for providing this very timely presentation.
great job by speakers, very informative
This timely, informative presentation offers useful practice tips.
good course for current situation
This could use a few cites to standard labor law in addition to the specific focus on the Coronavirus.
THANK YOU !
Excellent, professional presentation about a timely and urgent concern.
really great lecturers
Excellent content, great speakers
Stay safe and healthy everyone!
Some of the info was of course, out of touch with ongoing news/advice... but all in all...informative!
Really well done - thanks!
Solid presentation of a very current issue in our world that is impacting the legal community in a huge way.
Thank you. Great job with the very sketchy limited information available. It appears that events have overtaken this course so I look forward to your update. Stay safe.
Very timely information!
Valuable Valuable materials and info.
Excellent presenters and very informative.
The wide range of information from medical to legal was very helpful.
both presenters were excellent
I'm not a lawyer but work in management and this was very informative and helpful!
Thank you. This was well done.
Excellent, timely, and interesting.
Such a timely course offering! Thanks so much.
thanks for putting this together so quickly!
Very timely and informative.
Thanks for doing this so quickly.
Very insightful for the time it was released.
Great program and speakers.
Great Information and discussion!
Both presenters were fantastic.
Thank you for a current topic presentation
Definitely well done
Very timely program
Interesting discussion. Thanks.
Thank you for this timely presentation. Look forward to others on this changing topic.
Very timely information. Thank you to the presenters.
I hope they continue programs relating to corona virus as the news changes.
Thanks for doing this so quickly
Excellent, extremely timely program. Presenters were very knowledgeable and engaging
A lot of it was common sense.
fantastic - very timely and helpful
put together very quickly and timely !
Much needed CLE during this time of COVID-19 crisis; would appreciate a follow-up CLE on this topic at a later date
I highly recommend this.
Very timely and informative
Very useful at this special moment in time!
Great content within a short timeframe for prep.
timely and informative
Both speakers were very energetic and very well informed in their handling of a novel and evolving subject.
Faculty was excellent and responding to listener questions quite helpful.
Very timely and great information.
Timely topic was much appreciated!
This program was fantastic and the presenters did an amazing job managing a really complicated, dynamic subject. I'm really impressed.
timely and thanks
Excellent presentation and good format - timely, relevant and focused.
Very informative. Thank you!
Great course. Thank you for answering many FAQs.
Important information for todays situation
Really helpful, informative webinar. Thank you!
Thank you so much for getting a CLE on this subject prepared and presented so quickly!
Thank you. Excellent and timely
Very engaging speakers, as well as very knowledgeable.
Timely subject matter
Great and timely discussion!