New FMLA Enforcement Initiative: Roadmap for Heading Off FMLA Complaints and Handling DOL Investigations
Structuring Compliance Processes and Self-Audits to Mitigate Employer Liability
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will equip employment counsel with practical techniques to avert and/or confront initial FMLA complaints and for handling on-site DOL investigations. Our panel will outline strategic techniques for structuring compliance processes and self-audits to mitigate employer liability.
- Initial FMLA complaints
- Incorporating latest regulations into policies and procedures
On-site DOL FMLA investigations
- Advance preparation
- Preparation upon notice
- On-site employee interviews by DOL investigator
The panel will review these and other key questions:
- What should employers' FMLA policies and procedures include to prevent, mitigate or respond to a DOL investigation?
- What are the best practices for counsel to offer employers in conducting self-audits?
- What are key considerations for crafting a response to a DOL investigation to mitigate or avoid systemic investigations?
- What are the legal guidelines for employers preparing for a DOL investigator’s interview of its employees?
VP, Legal & Chief Compliance Officer
Ms. Cardi is responsible for ensuring compliance with state, federal, and local leave and employment laws. Her team... | Read More
Ms. Cardi is responsible for ensuring compliance with state, federal, and local leave and employment laws. Her team tracks legislative proceedings, trends, and case law on an on-going basis. Ms. Cardi’s expertise in employment law and leave compliance includes more than 25 years as in-house employment counsel for national companies and in private practice.Close
Joseph J. Lynett
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Mr. Lynett is a regional coordinator of the firm’s Disability, Leave and Health Management Practice Group, which assists employers in meeting the legal and practical challenges posed by federal and state laws protecting injured and ill employees. Mr. Lynett defends employers in federal and state courts and before administrative agencies, including the EEOC and the DOL, involving claims of disability discrimination arising under federal, state and local law.Close