COVID-19 Policy in the Workplace

Throughout 2020, approximately 1,329 lawsuits were filed against businesses for claims related to COVID-19. About a third of those cases concerned remote and leave conflicts, issues that are likely to continue in 2021.

Join our expert panelists for a discussion on the hot and frequently asked about topics: Vaccination Policy in the Workplace, The American Rescue Plan Act changes that went into effect on April 1, and HR Technology’s role in tracking vaccinations.

LEGAL: Vaccination Policy in the Workplace – Employment Law Considerations

  • A sound vaccination policy
  • Legal considerations/pitfalls for mandatory vaccination policies
  • How to incentivize/encourage employees
  • EEOC guidance
  • Administering a vaccination policy
  • Potential liability of the employer
  • Post-vaccination considerations
  • Digital Vaccination Passports; and more.

FINANCIAL: Review the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (COVID-19 Stimulus Package)

  • First & Second Draw PPP loan forgiveness
  • Family First Coronavirus Response Act
  • Employee Retention Credits (ERC) in 2021
  • Interplay of PPP and ERC
  • Restaurant Revitalization Fund
  • Shuttered Venue Operators Grant

TECH: The Role of HR Technology in Tracking Vaccinations

For many, tracking and reporting on vaccination data can be critical. We will review methodologies for utilizing HR Tech to build a custom framework to track this information.