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Understanding Legal Issues in Human Resources

The Enterprise Center at Salem State University
121 Loring Ave | Salem, MA, 01970

November 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

| $110.00

Understanding Legal Issues in Human Resources

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

9:00 am – 3:30 pm

At the Enterprise Center at Salem State University


This program will give an overview of legal topics relating to employees and provide best practice tips for business owners and human resources professional during the hiring, evaluation, discipline and termination processes.  This program will allow professionals to respond to the challenges businesses face with employees.  The course will provide attendees with the basics and will reinforce those attending who have existing knowledge of Massachusetts and relevant federal employment laws along with tips for best practices in high-risk areas.  This interactive class will include hypothetical cases and open class discussions. Attendees will receive written resources to assist them beyond the classroom environment.

Topics for this course will include:

  •  Best Practices for Hiring and Dealing with Wage and Hour Issues
  •  Managing And Documenting Employee Performance and Discipline
  •  Handling Employee Misconduct, Discrimination and Harassment Claims
  •  Recognizing the Legal Issues Related to High-Risk Terminations

This one-day course will provide invaluable information to business owners, office managers, managers, human resource professionals and attorneys who advise businesses.

Our Instructor, Maureen Louise Pomeroy, Esq., in an experienced employment law attorney with senior level certifications from several human resources organizations.


NOTE: A parking permit will be emailed to all registered/paid participants before the class date.

REFUND POLICY: 100% refund before the first class meeting; 50% before the second class meeting. No refunds after the second class meeting.

Please call Andrea DiVirgilio at 978-542-6302 for more information




Maureen Pomeroy

Pomeroy Law

Maureen Louise Pomeroy is an employment and business attorney practicing in Massachusetts and New Hampshire with her firm Pomeroy Law P.C. She is also certified by the Society of Human Resource Management and the Human Resources Certification Institute. Her practice involves advising employers about risks in their practices, drafting employment documents and policies, and conducting internal investigations. She recently completed training with the MCAD for conducting harassment and discrimination training for both employees and managers.