This section helps HR professionals understand and comply with the federal requirements pertaining to the process of an employee termination. Guidance and best practices for the termination process are also addressed.
XpertHR's Legal Editor Marta Moakley, JD, addresses the top-of-mind issues employers are facing with furloughs and layoffs during the COVID-19 pandemic and will face when workers begin to return to work.
HR guidance on severance pay, the legality and enforceability of severance agreements which include waivers or releases of claims, methods for HR professionals to screen employees, identify post-employment risk and negotiate severance agreements.
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