Posts by Joan McDonald


Call for Speakers

CCHRA Call for Speakers 2020 CCHRA the premier HR association on Cape Cod is seeking program speakers for a variety of topics like: Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave Act; Steps that can be taken to create a COVID -19 “liability shield” for your workplace; Model remote working arrangements (policy and practice) We are also…

Member Only Special Benefits from Foley & Foley PC

CCHRA 2020-2021 Membership Year August 2020 Update Special CCHRA Members-Only Employment Law Compliance and HR-Related Risk Management Benefits The CCHRA Board of Directors knows that the need for all members to more effectively manage HR-related risk and employment law compliance remains constant. Today’s political, legal and COVID-19 landscape creates a level of risk, confusion, challenges…

Summer 2020 General Counsel Reports

CCHRA-General-Counsel-Report-6-9-2020 (Topics: Is COVID-19 Reportable under OSHA? EEOC resources in response to pandemic.) CCHRA-General-Counsel-Report-6-23-2020 (Topics: Supreme Court decision in in Bostock v. Clayton County, Updated EEOC guidance, Racial equality in the workplace.) CCHRA-General-Counsel-Report-7-14-2020 (Topics:  More advice on COVID-19 regulations, vacation, summer camp, etc.; DACA and the workplace) CCHRA-General-Counsel-Report-7-28-2020 (Topics: NLRB and protected language; New FMLA…

General Counsel Reports for May 2020

Below are the General Counsel Reports for May 2020 prepared by Michael E. Foley, Esq. of Foley & Foley, PC What's in the May 12, 2020 Report (Litigation in the time of Coronavirus, Liability Shield, COVID-19 Workplace Updates) CCHRA-General-Counsel-Report-5-12-2020   What's in the May 26, 2020 Report (Re-Opening in MA, CDC and State Guidelines, Re-opening…

April 14 and April 28 General Counsel Employment Law Reports

The contents of this Report by Foley & Foley Attorney at Law  provide chronological updates on the Stimulus Bills, U. S. DOL guidance on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, an overview of the CARES Act, guidance from the Centers for Disease Control, a heads-up on OSHA COVID-19-related claims and the services we offer to…