Webcast: Surgent's Hiring and Firing of Employees: What You Can and Can't Do (XSHFEM19)
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There are numerous federal laws that restrict what businesses can do in terms of hiring and firing employees. Many of these laws impose significant penalties if employers violate them. Accordingly, it is crucial that all employers and their professional advisors understand these laws and apply them to their employment practices.

3/29/2019
When: 03/29/2019
12:00 PM until 2:00 PM
Where: Webcast
Surgent
HFEM-2018-01-WEBNR-88-01
Louisiana
United States
Presenter: Mike Tucker, Ph.D., LL.M., J.D., CPA


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Acronym XSHFEM19
CPE 2 hours
Vendor Surgent
Category
Management
Level Basic
Prerequisite None
Adv Prep None
Yellow Book? No
CFP Credit? No
Registration Fees
Members* $89
CPA Non-Members $114

*The member rate applies to LCPA members, other state CPA society members, and non-CPA staff of LCPA members. To register online, use the ‘Register’ button above. To register by phone, call the LCPA Member Service Center at 800.288.5272 or 504.464.1040, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.

Texas CPAs: Our Texas State Board of Public Accountancy Sponsor number is #010423.

Course Description
There are numerous federal laws that restrict what businesses can do in terms of hiring and firing employees. Many of these laws impose significant penalties if employers violate them. Accordingly, it is crucial that all employers and their professional advisors understand these laws and apply them to their employment practices.

Objectives

  • Recognize when a worker might have an implied employment contract
  • Know what to ask about and what to discuss during an employment interview
  • Know how to discharge an employee—what, and what not, to say and do

Major Topics

  • Employment at will—what this means in a practical sense
  • Implied employment contracts
  • What a prospective employer can ask about, and test for, during  employment interviews
  • Federal anti-discrimination rules applicable to hiring and firing
  • How to fire an employee and not get sued

Designed For
Any practitioner whose duties involve hiring and firing employees

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