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AVOID THESE THREE INVESTIGATION TRAPS!

Posted in Employee Privacy Rights, Labor Law, Wage & Hour

By:  Vida L. Thomas Conducting workplace investigations is not easy.  The process is filled with land mines that can trip up even the most experienced investigator.  Although there are many mistakes I’ve seen investigators make, these are the three most common. Trap #1: Failing To Define The Investigation’s Scope Before You Begin. Investigations are tricky… Continue Reading

Conducting Effective Workplace Investigations (Rescheduled Date)

Posted in Employee Privacy Rights, Labor Law

Join the attorneys from Weintraub Tobin’s Workplace Investigations Unit (Vida Thomas and Lizbeth West) for this one-day, in-depth training on conducting effective workplace investigations. Whether you are new to investigations or want to expand your investigatory skills, this training is for you. Topics include: The legal duty to investigate Selecting the right investigator Recognizing your… Continue Reading

Upcoming Seminar: “It Was Colonel Mustard in the Library” – Workplace Investigations

Posted in Employee Privacy Rights, Labor Law, New Legislation and Regulations, Wage & Hour

Summary of Program Join the attorneys from Weintraub Tobin’s Workplace Investigations Unit (Beth West, Vida Thomas and Meagan Bainbridge) as they discuss the fundamentals of an effective workplace investigation. Program Highlights The duty to investigate Determining who will do the investigation Recognizing your own biases Tips for conducting the investigation Preparation Conducting and documenting witness… Continue Reading

Weintraub Tobin Announces the Addition of Vida L. Thomas to Our Labor & Employment Team

Posted in Disability Discrimination, Discrimination, Employee Privacy Rights, Employment Contracts and Agreements, FMLA and Other Leaves of Absence, Harassment, Labor Law, New Legislation and Regulations, Reductions in Force, Retaliation and Wrongful Termination, Trade Secrets and Competition, Uncategorized, Wage & Hour

The Labor and Employment Law group is proud to announce the addition of Vida L. Thomas to our team.  An AV-rated attorney who has practiced employment law for over 20 years, Vida has recently joined Weintraub Tobin as Of Counsel and will head up the Firm’s workplace investigations unit.  She began her career at Kronick… Continue Reading