Samuelson Attends ALFA International Labor & Employment Practice Group Seminar


Jaki Samuelson attended the ALFA International Labor & Employment Practice Group Seminar July 26-28, 2017 at Lake Tahoe, California. 

The seminar, titled "Navigating the Ever Changing Terrain of Labor & Employment Laws," focused on assisting employers with the current issues they face including sessions on employee handbooks, employment contracts, policies and separation agreements, drug and alcohol testing. Breakouts included ADA/ accommodations/ website accessibility,  compliance with regulations and background checks when hiring and firing employees, workplace violence, and more. 

ALFA International is the premier network of independent law firms. Founded in 1980, it was one of the first and continues to be one of the largest and strongest legal networks with over 140 member firms throughout the world. Whitfield & Eddy is the only Iowa member in the association.