The New Normal – Are You in Compliance? Best Practices for Handbooks, Policies/Procedures and Documentation

Thursday 10:20 – 11:20am

Session Description

Laws and regulations impacting employment relationships are in constant flux, especially as employers navigate the everchanging landscape of remote and hybrid working arrangements resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. This session offers an overview of best practices for employers’ personnel policies in this “new normal” that all Human Resources professionals are facing.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss key considerations and policy objectives related to remote working arrangements.
  • Learn how to identify and correct policies that may create legal risk or exposure.
  • Review the latest legal developments and trends affecting personnel policies.


Lindsey Poling

Lindsey Poling is a principal in the Overland Park and Kansas City offices of Jackson Lewis P.C. Her practice is focused on employment litigation in state and federal court as well as representing her clients before administrative agencies.







Joshua Cervantes

Joshua J. Cervantes is an associate in the Kansas City, Missouri, office of Jackson Lewis P.C., where he focuses his practice on a variety of employment litigation issues. Joshua manages an active litigation docket and zealously represents his clients in all aspects of litigation, including at the commission level as well as in both state and federal courts.