Date: Jun 25, 2018
Time: 14:30 to 17:00
Venue: Kromann-Reumert, Sundkrogsgade 5, Copenhagen Ø
AccessUSA: Employing in the United States?

AmCham's AccessUSA is pleased to welcome you to a seminar on employing staff in the United States as a Danish company.

Familiarize yourself with the labor and employment requirements -and opportunities-in the United States in order to understand the pitfalls, avoid liability and maximize efficiency and profitability.

This program is designed as a comprehensive, practical and interactive seminar tailored to reviewing and teaching the key labor and employment issues and concerns for a foreign employer employing personnel in the United States, including discussing the main differences between Danish and American labor and employment laws and analyzing common mistakes and strategic planning options.

Experts speakers from both countries include:

  • Howard Sokol, Partner, Holland & Knight Law Firm, New York City
  • Christopher Kelly, Partner, Holland & Knight Law Firm, New York City
  • Marianne Granhøj, Partner, Kromann Reumert Law Firm, Copenhagen

Topics covered include:

  • Hiring process / laws
  • Employment-at-Will
  • Worker classification
  • Unions
  • Employment discrimination
  • Wage & hour requirement laws
  • Employee benefits (e.g., vacation, sick leave, family leave, etc.)
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Cyber security & data protection
  • Employment termination
  • Litigation & arbitration
  • Additional hot topics: Sexual harassment (post “Me Too” movement), Marijuana (navigating various state laws)
  • And more!

This event is open to all but is targeted to HR, legal and other managers from companies, large and small, who have (or are planning to hire) staff in the U.S.

We hope you will join us.

In partnership with
Kromann Reumert
Holland & Knight
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