Course Details

Choose Your Time Zone:

ADDITIONAL DATES

Dec 21, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST Register

Course Description

It has become a common scenario when an employee asks for accommodation from the business. In such scenario, it is required that the business take a feasibility test for whether such accommodation can be provided. The list of the topics that needs to be explored in this feasibility test are many. The definition of ‘duty to reasonably accommodate’ should meet the criteria such as religious beliefs, and disabilities etc. 

KEY TOPICS COVERED:

  • Employer-mandated flu shots and other vaccines (COVID?)
  • How the FFCRA comes into play
  • EEOC v. Abercrombie & Fitch Stores, Inc.
  • How duty to accommodate is different under Title VII and the ADA
  • Employee demanding to wear skirt – what to do?
  • Requesting letters from religious leaders
  • Biometric scanners – how they come into play with accommodations
  • Jehovah’s Witness and religious accommodations
  • Grooming policy & dreadlocks
  • Mental disabilities – obligations to accommodate?
  • Does the ADA Require Automatic Reassignment to Another Position?
  • Pregnancy – is there a duty to accommodate?
  • Can you fire a worker if she cannot work after using up all 12 weeks of her leave under the Family Medical Leave Act?
  • Website accommodations

Mr. David Miklas of Law office of David Miklas, P.A. has a rich experience of over 20 years in labor and employment law. He will throw light on the subject with practical examples and consequences discussed in detail. This course is recommended for all the professionals who handle such responsibilities in a business firm. 

Webinar Qualifies for

  • 1 CPE credit of Business Law for all CPAs
  • 1 General Educational credit for Tax Professionals/Bookkeepers/Accountants

Learning objectives

  • To identify the behavior to best handle employees with specific requirements
  • How to handle employee requests for accommodations to grooming policies and dress codes
  • To recognize the risks associated with employees with a disability asking for accommodations
  • To identify how the FFRCA comes into play
  • To identify how much leaves is really needed under FMLA

About Presenter

David Miklas

Advisor, Law Office of David Milkas, P.A.

david@miklasemploymentlaw.com

David Miklas is the managing attorney of the Law Office of David Miklas, P.A. For 20 years he has practiced all types of labor and employment law exclusively representing Florida employers, including both private employers, as well as Florida municipalities. He has co-authored a LexisNexis Expert Commentary in his field of work, and he is also the co-author of one of the country’s leading legal Treatise on Employment law in Florida. For seventeen years, he has been a contributing author for The Developing Labor Law book. Mr. Miklas a member of the Academy of Florida Management Attorneys, including its EEOC committee, has previously served on the Florida Bar Labor & Employment Law Section’s Wage and Hour Administration Liaison subcommittee. He has been listed in Florida Super Lawyers since 2009 and he is a frequent employment law presenter and is a nationally recognized speaker and an invited guest lecturer addressing employment law and human resource issues with over thirty universities. Mr. Miklas graduated from the University of Florida College of Law.

The Law Office of David Miklas, P.A. in Vero Beach and Fort Pierce has experience in providing training in Florida on such topics as workplace discrimination, harassment, retaliation, EEOC investigations, etc. to management or lower-level employees.

FAQ

  • To receive CPE credit for the event, you must register for the webcast prior to the start of each program.
  • CPE is available to all eligible participants within 24 hours of each webinar.
  • You must attend complete webinar and respond to all polling questions asked during the webinar. CPE is issued on 50 minute credit hour basis.
  • Polling feature Not supported: If you are logging in through browser or web portal in the browser (zoom.us) it doesn’t support the polling feature. Please be advised the current polling feature can only be supported via Zoom desktop and mobile app. You can check the same here :https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/203749865-Polling-for-webinars
  • If you still face the polling problem please don’t panic and provide your response in the chat and we shall consider the same for processing for credits. You can download Zoom by clicking on the mentioned link : https://zoom.us/download
  • This event may be a recorded rebroadcast of a live event done in past and the instructor will be available to answer your questions during/after the webinar.
  • If you are Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) many of our courses qualifies for your verifiable CPD requirements you will get your certificate for the program. You can check a tab of “Webinar Qualifies for” for the same.However please do verify with respective regulatory body about the eligibility for the same.
  • Many of our courses are approved by “CFP Board” for CE credits of certified financial Planner(CFP). Please check a tab of “Webinar Qualifies for” to verify whether webinar qualifies for CE credits for CFP or not.

Refund/Cancellation Policy

For more information regarding refund, complaint and program cancellation policies, please contact our offices at 646-688-5128

In case any of the course or live webinars gets cancelled we would be refunding you the entire amount (if paid).

Reviews

4.6
(119)
70%
24%
6%
0%
0%
  • SLJ
    STEPHEN L. JOHNSON , CPA
    Nov 15th 2019
    There are alot of tricky employees and in order to recognizethe risks associated with employees with a disability asking for accommodations as well as how the FFRCA comes into play. David is great speaker to share a perspective thats very handy to use.
DS
Dale Scrimger , CPA
Very Good Presentation. To The Point And Summarized Things To Make Them Understandable. Great Real Life Examples!
JK
Joseph Kiley , MBA, CPA
thank you!
CE
CAREY EDMONDSON , EA, EA
3.5
DU
David Ummel , CPA
Great webinar by David about the ADA, Title VII & FMLA and other such rules under which the employers can provide under different scenarios for holidays or accomodate their leaves. Also its FREE webinar so its worth the time too!
TH
Tamara Hilden
If you are looking to understand how to handle employees with the use of different FFRCA policies and FMLA policies come in play while handling employees, go ahead and attend this webinar if you are looking for the same.

NASBA Approved

MY-CPE LLC, 1600 Highway 6 South, Suite 250, Sugar Land, TX, 77478

MY-CPE LLC (Sponsor Id#: 143597) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.NASBARegistry.org.

upcoming Live CPE Webinars

Annual Federal Tax Update - C & S Corporations, Partnerships & LLCs (Forms 1120, 1120S & 1065)
Monday, November 23, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
Best Overview on Individual Tax Updates 2020 (Basic)
Monday, November 23, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
BEST TAX RETURN WORKSHOP - PARTNERSHIPS & LLCS (FORM 1065) - 2020 Updates
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
Annual Federal Tax Update - Individuals (Form 1040)
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
The Mathematics of Estate Planning for IRAs After the Secure Act
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
QBO Complete Comprehensive Overview - Latest 2020
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
QBO: Build Right Chart of Accounts - Base for Accounting and Reading Financial Statement
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 11:00 AM EST View Details/Register
Qualified Business Income (QBI) Deduction (IRC §199A) Detailed Study, Analysis,Calculations,Case Studies, Ins & Outs (Latest)
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
Planning for Your Clients’ Incapacity
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 11:00 AM EST View Details/Register
Fraud Update - Latest 2020
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
Estate Planning Fundamentals for IRAs 2020
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
LET YOUR ACCOUNTING OR TAX PRACTICE GROW ON ITS OWN
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 12:00 PM EST View Details/Register
INTRO TO ACCOUNTINGSUITE™ & MULTI-CHANNEL INVENTORY
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 12:00 PM EST View Details/Register
Get Massive Results from your Staff: The Tools and Process you need to lead your team to flourish in productivity and profitability
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 12:00 PM EST View Details/Register
Transfer Pricing and Tax Reform Opportunities
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 12:30 PM EST View Details/Register
  • Cost FREE
  • CPE Credits 1
  • Subject Area Business Law
  • Course Level Basic
  • Instructional Method group internet based
  • Prerequisites None
  • Advanced Preparation None
  • Who should attend? Accountant Business Owner CPA - Small Firm CPA - Mid Size Firm Accounting Firm CPA (Industry) Young CPA CPA in Business Entrepreneurial CPA Tax Accountant (Industry) Accounting Practice Owners Senior Accountant Accounts Director CEO Accounting Managers Staff of Accounting Firm
  • Handout Material Download

upcoming Live CPE Webinars

Annual Federal Tax Update - C & S Corporations, Partnerships & LLCs (Forms 1120, 1120S & 1065)
Monday, November 23, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
Best Overview on Individual Tax Updates 2020 (Basic)
Monday, November 23, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
BEST TAX RETURN WORKSHOP - PARTNERSHIPS & LLCS (FORM 1065) - 2020 Updates
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
Annual Federal Tax Update - Individuals (Form 1040)
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
The Mathematics of Estate Planning for IRAs After the Secure Act
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
QBO Complete Comprehensive Overview - Latest 2020
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
QBO: Build Right Chart of Accounts - Base for Accounting and Reading Financial Statement
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 11:00 AM EST View Details/Register
Qualified Business Income (QBI) Deduction (IRC §199A) Detailed Study, Analysis,Calculations,Case Studies, Ins & Outs (Latest)
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
Planning for Your Clients’ Incapacity
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 11:00 AM EST View Details/Register
Fraud Update - Latest 2020
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
Estate Planning Fundamentals for IRAs 2020
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
LET YOUR ACCOUNTING OR TAX PRACTICE GROW ON ITS OWN
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 12:00 PM EST View Details/Register
INTRO TO ACCOUNTINGSUITE™ & MULTI-CHANNEL INVENTORY
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 12:00 PM EST View Details/Register
Get Massive Results from your Staff: The Tools and Process you need to lead your team to flourish in productivity and profitability
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 12:00 PM EST View Details/Register
Transfer Pricing and Tax Reform Opportunities
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 12:30 PM EST View Details/Register