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Plaintiffs’ attorneys continue to attack employers’ background screening procedures, policies, and decisions. This webinar – led by attorney Stephen Woods – will examine what plaintiffs’ attorneys are targeting, discuss screening compliance areas for employers to review, and identify best practices for those employers seeking to stay ahead of the curve.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
1:00-2:00 pm CST
Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins
Stephen Woods represents and counsels companies on a wide range of labor and employment law issues – though a significant focus of his practice is on background checks (counseling and litigation) and RIFs (including the ADEA/OWBPA, WARN, and state mini-WARNs). He assists national, regional, and local clients on preventive analysis and advice, class and single-plaintiff employment litigation, and EEOC and state agency charges. He is the chair of both the firm’s OD Comply compliance solutions group and the Background Checks Practice Group and the shareholder-author of the OD Comply: Background Checks subscription and the OD Comply: E-Signatures materials. He is the co-chair of the firm’s national RIF/WARN Practice Group.