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    Leaves of Absence

    Date: September 10, 2019, 7:30am – 10:00am
    Breakfast Hill Country Club
    339 Breakfast Hill Road
    Greenland, NH 03840
    $25 for members, $45 for non-members
    Event Type:
    Monthly Program
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    Leaves of Absence

    Please note this program will be held at the Breakfast Hill Country Club in Greenland, NH.

     Program Details:

    This advanced interactive seminar will present complex scenarios and practical management tools that are designed to address leaves of absence under the FMLA, ADA/ADAAA, workers’ compensation, and other leave laws.  Attendees will learn what is permissible and impermissible under various leave laws, and will receive practical advice on preventing leave abuse and other tips for effectively managing the complicated laws of leaves of absence.


    Debra Weiss Ford is Office Managing Principal of the Portsmouth, New Hampshire office of Jackson Lewis P.C.  Ms. Ford has over 35 years of experience representing employers in litigation matters before the state and federal courts and administrative agencies. She is licensed in New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts.

    Ms. Ford is listed by Chambers as one of America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.   Ms. Ford was elected as a Fellow to The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers in June 2006 and selected as a Fellow in The Trial Lawyer Honorary Society by the Litigation Counsel of America in 2014.  She is named as New Hampshire’s Best Labor and Employment Lawyer by Business NH Magazine.  She is listed in The Best Lawyers in America by Woodward White, Inc., and has been recognized by New England Super Lawyers as one of the top 50 women lawyers in New England and one of the top 100 lawyers in New England.  She is listed in Top NH Lawyers in Labor and Employment in New Hampshire Magazine and has consistently been named the Best Lawyers’ Manchester Employment Law – Management Lawyer of the Year.  She is also rated AV by Martindale Hubbell.   


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