Christopher L. Brigham | CAIS Business & Operations Conference 2020
On Friday, October 23, 2020, UKS Attorney Christopher L. Brigham will be a guest speaker at the Connecticut Association of Independent School’s (CAIS) Annual Conference on Business & Operations. Attorney Brigham will discuss recent changes in federal laws that are significantly impacting school employers in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. The presentation will explore the paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave provisions under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act and how employers should handle requests for time off and requests for reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Attorney Brigham will also discuss the COVID-19 related unemployment benefits still available to Connecticut employees through the Federal Unemployment Assistance program and the issues that arise from these expanded benefits.
UKS is honored to be a Sponsor of the Connecticut Association of Independent School’s (CAIS) Annual Conference on Business & Operations.
Christopher L. Brigham, a Shareholder with Updike, Kelly & Spellacy and Chairman of the Employment Practices Group, focuses his practice on representing and counseling businesses and educational institutions with respect to workplace and employment law issues. Attorney Brigham offers a variety of training programs and seminars for schools and companies and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in exploring a speaking engagement or retaining counsel.