Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP Partner Amy Habib Rittling featured as speaker in Business Council of New York State’s Labor/HR Webinar Series
November 19, 2020 | Press Releases
BUFFALO, NY– On Thursday, November 19, Amy Habib Rittling, Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP Partner and Employment Team Leader, will speak as part of the Business Council of New York State’s Labor/HR Webinar Series. The webinar, titled “Implementing New York State’s Paid Sick Leave Law,” will review the guidance provided by the New York State Department of Labor and discuss best strategies and practices on implementing the new employer mandate, including how new guidance will work with existing leave laws.
Lippes Mathias is a sponsor of the webinar, which will be held from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Thursday, November 19.
Amy concentrates her practice in employment and general business law and litigation. Her employment law experience includes counseling and advising employers on all aspects of employment relationships and employment practices and policies. She also assists employers with self-audits and workplace investigations. Ms. Habib Rittling also represents employers before administrative agencies including the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the New York State Division of Human Rights, the U.S. Department of Labor, the New York State Department of Labor and other various state and local employment agencies. She frequently defends clients in legal claims involving discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, state and federal wage and hour laws, and the Family and Medical Leave Act, and the Americans with Disabilities Act.
About Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP
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