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February 7, 2023 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST
Members: Free
Non-members: Free for guest or 1st time
Non-members In-House Counsel: n/a

Overview (Program Summary)

Reductions in force can be fraught with legal risk. Fiona and Parker will discuss some important issues employers should be thinking about when conducting a RIF, including the following:

  • The selection process – nondiscriminatory factors and adverse impact analyses
  • Severance agreements – what to include and exclude
  • A brief mention of the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act and Maryland’s mini-WARN
  • Best practices on communicating the decision
  • Voluntary retirement incentive programs – an alternative?
Interest Area(s): Employment and Labor


Fiona Ong and Parker Thoeni 

Contact (RSVP)

Lynne Durbin

Sponsored By

Shawe Rosenthal


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