Vaccination Mandates, Concerns, and Accommodations

Event Description

Co-sponsored by:
HCBA Corporate Counsel Section
HCBA Labor & Employment Law Section

Employers have had many decisions to consider since the start of the pandemic. will share the latest updates from the EEOC and some of the common claims they are hearing from employers and how to protect against those claims. They will discuss:  

  • White House OSHA vaccine/testing mandate
  • What are employers’ obligations regarding workplace health and safety during coronavirus? 
  • What rights do employees have with regard to vaccination?
  • How should employers handle requests for religious or medical exemptions from vaccine mandates?
  • How should employers respond to concerns raised by employees about the employers’ compliance with COVID restrictions? About customers’ compliance?
  • How to defend a claim by an employee who alleges they were wrongfully terminated after raising a concern about COVID compliance?


Sarah Bushnell | Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A.

Kari Dahlin | Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A.

Beth Jenson Prouty | Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A.

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE Credit | Event Code: 419774


HCBA Member:  $0
Non-HCBA Member:  $40
Law Student/New Admittee: Free 


Remote Participation: Remote instructions will be emailed to you the day prior to the event.

Payments: Due to the pandemic, accounting staff have limited access to the office making the processing of checks difficult. We request that you register online or over the phone by credit card whenever possible. If you need assistance, please contact the program manager.  If you must pay by check, please use this registration form.

Cancellations: Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy .

Accommodations: The MSBA is committed to creating an inclusive environment in which all members can participate fully. If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please notify the program manager.  Please provide notification at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations. Thank you.

Program Manager:
Kayla Erbach

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Thursday, November 4, 2021

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Live Webinar - Zoom