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15 Sep 2020

Labor & Employment Podcast Series: Episode 4

In Episode 4 of the Labor and Employment Podcast Series, Burr partners Katy Willis and Emily Mack, take a deeper dive into regulations as it relates to the enforcement of face coverings for employers and customers. They discuss designs on masks worn by employees, as well as how dress code policies and potential discrimination can come into play as it relates to this protective wear.

This podcast is hosted by Katy Willis, from the firm’s Mobile, AL office, and Emily Mack, from the firm’s Nashville, TN office.

10 Sep 2020

Labor & Employment Podcast Series: Episode 3

In episode 3 of the Labor and Employment Podcast Series, Amy Wilkes and Nina-Maja Bergmar discuss the COVID-19 litigation trends they’ve been seeing, the types of potential lawsuits employers may face, and what employers can do to prepare for and/or avoid litigation.

The podcast is hosted by Burr partner Amy Wilkes from the firm’s Birmingham office, and fellow labor and employment associate Nina-Maja Bergmar from the firm’s Atlanta office.

24 Aug 2020

Labor & Employment Podcast Series: Episode 2

In Episode 2 of the Labor & Employment Podcast Series, Matthew Scully and Carlton Hilson join us to talk about the “New Normal” as it relates to how companies are handling COVID-19 exposure. They discuss the safety protocols, how to deal with positive cases, and how they’re maneuvering through the laws and regulatory statutes.

Matthew Scully and Carlton Hilson are both partners in the firm’s Birmingham office and practice in the Labor & Employment section.

20 Aug 2020

Labor & Employment Podcast Series: Episode 1

The Labor & Employment Podcast Series was developed from all the webinars and articles the L&E lawyers at Burr have created over the past few months. In this episode, Bryance Metheny and Jim Gilliam give the listeners some useful information and practical ideas to consider when navigating the challenges that 2020 has created for us all.

Birmingham partner Bryance Metheny is the Chair of the firm’s Labor & Employment practice group and office and Jim Gilliam is a partner in the firm’s Greenville, South Carolina office.