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Webinar: Unemployment, Liability and Return to Work issues during COVID-19

Connecticut Conference of Independent Colleges

May 22, 2020
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT

Speakers: Jarad M. Lucan, Peter J. Murphy

May 22, 2020
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT


**This webinar is being offered to Connecticut Conference of Independent Colleges members. If you are interested in a future webinar on this topic, please email**

Shipman & Goodwin attorneys Peter Murphy and Jarad Lucan will provide an update on  key COVID-19 related issues that colleges and universities are facing with their employees, including:

  • Recent changes to unemployment laws, and the financial impact on colleges and universities
  • Options to furloughing during the pandemic, including utilization of the Shared Work Program
  • Protections and best practices for employees returning to work
  • Workers compensation claims and other areas with increased potential for claims
  • How to address an employee who is afraid to come back to work
  • How to address employees with underlying medical conditions or who are over 65
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