Catalogue 2019 - 2020

LLMC 854 Employment Law



Course Description

This course provides a basic overview of employment law. Topics will include employment agreement, wrongful discharge, wage and hours laws (FLSA), leave (e.g., FMLA), safety (OSHA), and unemployment insurance. The course will also consider discrimination in the workplace (Title VII; ADA; ADEA). Finally, consideration will be given to drafting employment agreements which protect the employer's intellectual property, trade secrets and which contain non-competition clauses.