Executive Order Update: Unpacking Ever-changing Federal and State Level Executive Orders
Recorded On: 09/16/2020
How do Governor Whitmer’s Executive Orders and new federal leave laws impact Michigan businesses? Learn about the latest Executive Orders that prohibit Michigan employers from terminating employees who have COVID-19, or its symptoms, or who have been exposed to someone with COVID-19. A panel of labor and employment attorneys will discuss how these Executive Orders intersect with new federal leave law requirements and the best practices for navigating employment issues in the quickly changing legal landscape caused by the COVID-19 health crisis.
This webinar will be recorded and available on-demand shortly after live webinar.
Kurtis T. Wilder
Of Counsel to Butzel Long
Former Michigan Supreme Court Justice Kurtis T. Wilder is Of Counsel to Butzel Long. He concentrates his practice in litigation, appeals, and mediation/facilitation.
Justice Wilder served on the Michigan Supreme Court as its 112th Justice following his appointment by Governor Rick Snyder on May 9, 2017. Prior that time, Justice Wilder served as a judge on the Michigan Court of Appeals from December 1998 to May 2017 and a judge of the Washtenaw County Trial Court from March 1992 to December 1998.
He has memberships in the Fellows of the Michigan State Bar Foundation; the Federalist Society, Board of Advisors, Lawyers Division-Michigan Chapter; and the Wolverine Bar Association. Justice Wilder has a long history in philanthropy, having served as board chair of the State of Michigan Community Corrections Advisory Board, National Kidney Foundation of Michigan and Nonprofit Enterprise at Work He currently serves on the Boards of the Alumni Association of the University of Michigan, Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Detroit Regional Dollars for Scholars, and The Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation. He was recently named Chair-Elect of the Board of Trustees of Interlochen Center for the Arts. He is an Elder and Chancel Choir member at First Presbyterian Church of Plymouth.
Shareholder, Butzel Long
Brett Miller is a Shareholder practicing in Butzel Long’s Detroit office and is the chair of the firm’s Employment Practices Liability Insurance Sub-Practice. Mr. Miller focuses his practice on employment and labor law as well as fair housing litigation. Mr. Miller frequently defends clients in state and federal discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and class action lawsuits. He also defends clients in administrative charges before numerous governmental agencies such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the National Labor Relations Board, the Department of Labor, and the OFCCP. In addition, Mr. Miller devotes his practice to representing clients in traditional labor matters such as grievance arbitrations and collective bargaining.
Hannah E. Treppa
Associate, Butzel Long
Hannah Treppa is an associate based in Butzel Long’s Detroit office. Ms. Treppa focuses her practice primarily on employment and labor law. Ms. Treppa’s experience includes defending clients in administrative charges before governmental agencies such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, as well as in state and federal discrimination and retaliation lawsuits. In addition, Ms. Treppa has also represented clients in general matters pertaining to commercial and tort litigation and arbitration, including breach of contract actions and product liability litigation. Ms. Treppa is admitted to practice in the State of Michigan, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, and United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan.
One (1) HR (General) recertification credit hour for PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute.
One (1) PDC for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.