Legal Survival Skills for the Modern Manager
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Managers are on the front lines of many of the legal skirmishes that erupt between employers and employees. This video can provide today’s manager with some of the legal resources needed to keep on a solid footing in today’s workplace.
Employment attorney Alan Levins of Littler Mendelson PC hosts and provides commentary for the video, centered around the story of a new manager thrust into assuming leadership of a project at the midway point. His employees test him, of course, pushing his buttons and testing his patience. Legal consequences abound with each potential misstep as he seeks to gain his balance.
An overview of the 12 basic employment law issues that every manager should know is reviewed, along with insights on employee performance evaluations, discipline and termination procedures.