BES: Can Employers Require Employees to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine?
Can Employers Require Employees to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine?
As employees begin to return to their workplaces, many employers and business owners are wondering can they require their employees to get the COVID vaccine. In this session, Maureen Carr will review the legal limitations and parameters around enforcing vaccinations.
Attendees will learn:
How to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (?ADA?), Title VII of the Civil Rights Act (?Title VII?), and other federal, state, and local employment laws.
The latest Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) COVID-19 guidance to address vaccination issues.
Potential legal consequences of requiring employees to be vaccinated.
Target audience: Employers, business owners, managers, HR administrators
About the Speaker: Maureen Carr, Bean, Kinney & Korman Maureen E. Carr is a shareholder of Bean, Kinney & Korman. She focuses her practice on employment law and commercial litigation and is known for her legal acumen, responsiveness, and collaborative approach. Understanding and staying current on the various aspects of employment law is paramount to Maureen. She is relied upon for her extensive experience and familiarity with the many facets of employment law. Maureen represents individuals and businesses alike in a variety of commercial litigation matters and has handled cases involving construction, real estate, and employment disputes. She works closely with her clients to ensure the best outcome, either through mediation, settlement, or litigation. Maureen litigates in the state and federal courts of Virginia, Maryland, and Washington D.C. with a particular emphasis on litigation on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Alexandria Division.
Thank you to our sponsors for their generous support: Series Silver Sponsors Fairfax County Economic Development Authority and MillerMusmar, CPAs.
The INCspire Education Foundation is proud to present the Business Education Series (BES). Chamber member professionals, INCspire and Chamber staff offer ongoing workshops in their areas of expertise to our members as well as the general business community. These workshops are designed to support business growth and cover a variety of topics!
Are you a current Chamber member interested in leading a BES workshop? Contact Carrie Pulliam at 703.707.9045 or email her at CarrieP@restonchamber.org.
Date and Time
Wednesday Jun 23, 2021 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM EDT
Zoom - you will receive your Zoom join link in your confirmation email.