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INTERLAW LIVE: Covid-19 Pandemic: Managing and Protecting Your Employees Globally

Interlaw ensures professional development is at the forefront of our organization and hosts quarterly network-wide meetings to discuss topical issues and latest legal innovations. Additionally, relations between our strategic partners are further enhanced through regular workshops, receptions, professional congresses and informal 'meet ups'.

The global outbreak of COVID-19 has created a unique set of circumstances for organizations and employers around the world. During these unprecedented times, we understand that safeguarding your employees around the world is paramount and have assembled an expert panel of Interlaw employment lawyers from countries including China, Germany, South Korea and the USA for this special question and answer webinar to provide clear guidance and practical advice. Different countries are at different points in this pandemic and leveraging their collective wisdom is crucial to being able to make the best decisions when it comes to a global workforce. 

From ensuring the health and safety, managing absence and understanding your obligations around sick pay, our legal specialists from around the world will answer key questions about managing a global workforce during these challenging times. Among the questions that will be discussed: 

  • Should employees be paid while they are self-isolating?
  • What happens if someone is taken ill with COVID-19 symptoms in the workplace?
  • What steps can we take to ensure the safety of our workplace?
  • What should employers and organizations continue to plan for as this crisis progresses?

This is your opportunity to set the agenda and get the information you need to best manage and protect your global workforce throughout this global pandemic. Please submit your questions in advance of our panel session on the registration site. 

The webinar will take place on Tuesday, 24 March, 2020 at 20.00hrs HKT13.00hrs CET and 08.00hrs EDT. Please click here to find the relevant time in your timezone and to register.

Hosts Interlaw
Location United States
Dates Mar 24, 2020