Labor and Employment in Indian Country Legal Updates, Best Practices, and COVID-19 Return-To-Work Issues

John Haney
John Haney | Holland & Knight’s Native American Law Team

A member of Holland & Knight’s Native American Law Team, Mr. Haney has significant experience advising Native American tribes and related organizations on key labor and employment matters

On-Demand: February 24, 2022

$95.00 1 hour CLE

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Program Summary

In this CLE presentation, John H. Haney, an attorney from Holland & Knight’s Native American Law Team, will (1) provide an overview on the application of federal and state labor and employment laws to tribes and tribal enterprises, (2) discuss legal updates on labor and employment issues in Indian Country, such as recent case law involving the applicability of the National Labor Relations Act to tribal enterprises, (3) review employment best practices from a tribal sovereignty perspective, and (4) discuss COVID-19 return-to-work and employee safety protocols, and the importance of comprehensive employment policies.

This course is co-sponsored with myLawCLE.

Key topics to be discussed:

  • An overview of the application of federal and state labor and employment laws to tribes and tribal enterprises
  • Legal updates on labor and employment issues in Indian Country, such as recent case law involving the applicability of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) to tribal enterprises
  • Employment best practices from a tribal sovereignty perspective
  • COVID-19 return-to-work and employee safety protocols and the importance of comprehensive employment policies

Date / Time: February 24, 2022

  • 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Eastern
  • 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Central
  • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Mountain
  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Pacific

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Live Video Broadcast/Re-Broadcast: Watch Program "live" in real-time, must sign-in and watch program on date and time set above. May ask questions during presentation via chat box. Qualifies for "live" CLE credit.

On-Demand Video: Access CLE 24/7 via on-demand library and watch program anytime. Qualifies for self-study CLE credit. On-demand versions are made available 5 business days after the original recording date and are viewable for up to one year.

Closed-captioning available

Speakers

John Haney_myLawCLEJohn Haney | Holland & Knight’s Native American Law Team.

A member of Holland & Knight’s Native American Law Team, Mr. Haney has significant experience advising Native American tribes and related organizations on key labor and employment matters. He counsels clients on matters such as the applicability of federal and state employment laws to tribes, employment best practices from a tribal sovereignty perspective, COVID-19 workplace issues, internal investigations and labor union matters as they may impact tribes and tribal-owned enterprises. Mr. Haney is a member of the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma.

Agenda

I. An overview of the application of federal and state labor and employment laws to tribes and tribal enterprises | 2:00pm – 2:15pm

II. Legal updates on labor and employment issues in Indian Country, such as recent case law involving the applicability of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) to tribal enterprises | 2:15pm – 2:30pm

III. Employment best practices from a tribal sovereignty perspective | 2:30pm – 2:45pm

IV. COVID-19 return-to-work and employee safety protocols and the importance of comprehensive employment policies | 2:45pm -3:00pm