Maggiano's Little Italy
2019 Post Oak Blvd.
Houston, TX 77056
Overview (Program Summary)
ACC Houston July Chapter Meeting CLE - Galleria Location
Best Practices for Remote Work Policies
July 12, 2022 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm | Maggiano's Little Italy
Moving forward in a post-pandemic world, a remote work policy will not only be critical to attracting and retaining talent, but also a pressure point for litigation and personnel disputes. Employers must examine whether and to what extent employees will be permitted to work remotely and design a work from home policy that meets those needs. The panel will discuss best practices for managing a remote or hybrid workforce and avoiding legal liability in such environments.
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