March 27, 2019
Presented by Sarah H. Lamar at the 2019 SHRM-Atlanta HR Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 27, 2019.
The Harvey Weinstein scandal prompted similar revelations of misconduct by many actors, comedians, celebrities, politicians, and .com executives. It then sparked a broader national conversation about sexual violence, emboldened by the #MeToo movement. But sexual harassment claims have been around the American workplace for decades.
This program explored how social media has changed the ways employers respond to sexual and other harassment allegations; what happens when the alleged harasser is a key figure in the company; and what the best practices are for investigating harassment claims and, conversely, the worst practices to avoid. Sarah also discussed actions that employers can take to prevent such claims from occurring in the place.
In this session, Sarah reviewed the EEOC’s latest guidance on harassment claims and training, discussed the best practices for responding to allegations of harassment, and outlined effective harassment prevention training.
March 24, 2022
Sarah H. Lamar was a panelist for this segment at the ALFA International 2022 Workers’ Compensation Seminar in Savannah, Georgia, on March 24, 2022. March 2020 through the present was…
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Panel Discussion: Navigating Data Privacy & Cybersecurity during COVID-19
August 20, 2020
HunterMaclean teamed up with Sterling Seacrest Partners, Ad Specialty Services, and Infinity, Inc. for a panel discussion about the impacts of COVID-19 on information technology. The webinar took place via…
PPP Loan Forgiveness Updates and Q&A Panel
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HunterMaclean teamed up with Hancock Askew & Company, LLP, to present a webinar on Thursday, August 13, on loan forgiveness for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). The panelists discussed recent…
Return to Work Guidelines and Recommendations
May 28, 2020
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mTf35McUKqA HunterMaclean attorneys Christopher “Smitty” Smith and Sarah Lamar joined Brett Godwin, Chief Operating Officer of Sterling Seacrest Partners, and Suzanne Kirk, owner of Employee Development Strategies, Inc., for a…