Training Series

This webinar series is free to all NCCAA members. If you’re a member and you missed a previous webinar, contact us today to receive links to access past webinars. Email info@nccaa.net with the subject line: Webinar Training Series – Member Access

Xavier Lightfoot | Ward and Smith, P.A.

As a member of Ward and Smith's Labor and Employment Practice Group, Xavier Lightfoot regularly advises employers on a wide range of labor and employment law issues, including personnel policies and handbooks, employment discrimination and harassment, employee discipline and termination, drug and alcohol testing, and various wage and hour matters. He has also conducted training presentations and webinars for employers on various COVID-19 employment topics such as workforce reduction, ADA compliance, emergency paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave requirements under the FFCRA, best practices and strategies for employers to return workers to the workplace, and preparation of liability waivers.

What's Next?  Navigating Legal Concerns in an (Almost) Post-Pandemic Environment

Tuesday, May 4th | 10:00am – 11:00am

Presented by Xavier Lightfoot and Ken Gray

Our personal and professional worlds have been turned upside down in the last year and organizations are now encountering more pivotal moments as pandemic restrictions loosen.  Join Ward and Smith employment law attorneys Xavier Lightfoot and Ken Gray as they address current legal concerns, including COVID-19 vaccination mandates, best safety practices, hybrid workspaces, and running safe community events.

Ken Gray | Ward and Smith, P.A.

Ken Gray leads Ward and Smith's Labor and Employment Practice Group. His practice experience encompasses various areas of employment-related litigation. He advises clients and litigates cases involving all forms of employment discrimination, wrongful discharge, and breach of employment contracts from small start-up companies to Fortune 500 corporations. Ken is a frequent lecturer on employment discrimination, workplace retaliation, workers' compensation, and wage and hour law issues.

Past Webinars In This Series

April 2, 10 am | Identifying Substance Use Issues and Mental Health Concerns in Case Management, taught by Marie Huggins

April 9, 10 am | Social Media 101: How to Build Your Community Outreach, Engagement and Referrals Digitally, taught by Mariah Handy

April 13, 10 am | Leading and Engaging Employees Who are Teleworking, taught by Dr Demond Spann

April 14, 10 am | Rebooting the Fearful Mind: Sharpening your Lead in Times of Coronavirus, taught by Teri Beckman

April 16, 10 am | Workplace Wellness Webinar, taught by Patrice Graham, MPA

April 17, 10 am | Working From Home? A Roadmap to Success!, taught by Malcolm J. Ratchford, M.S.

April 21, 10 am | ROMA Centered Program Evaluation: Improved Personal Accountability, taught by Shawn Howell

April 23, 10 am | Domestic Violence 101, taught by Sharice Potts

April 30, 10 am | Beyond the Buzzwords: The Daily Practice of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, taught by Alexa Broderick

May 21, 10 am | The Art of Creating Better Images, taught by Charlie Dickens

June 16, 10 am | Beyond Preparedness: Building Community Capacity for Hazards in 2020, taught by Dr. Sarah DeYoung

June 18, 10 am | Village HeartBEAT Model: Our Health, Our Priority, Our Community, Our Voice, taught by Cheryl Emanuel

June 25, 10 am | How to Host Virtual Conferences and Why You Should, taught by Krystina Dillard

August 28, 10 am | Your CAA and Legal Aid: Partnering for Success, taught by Isaac Sturgill

October 22, 10 am | 20 Questions for 2020, taught by David Bradley

November 17, 10 am | Innovation in Housing Solutions: Spotlight on Mountain Projects, taught by Patsy Davis



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