BOSTON, MA —Morgan, Brown & Joy attorney Danielle Jurema Lederman spoke at the “Employment Law Basics” webinar as part of the Mass Cultural Council webinar series, “Recover, Rebuild, Renew,” on March 2, 2021. Lederman joined the Arts & Business Council of Greater Boston in reviewing the essential principles of employment law, including defining employers’ obligations with respect to hiring and termination; explaining the distinctions between an employee and an independent contractor; and identifying common employment pitfalls.
Lederman counsels employers in a variety of labor and employment matters including discrimination, sexual harassment, wage and hour law and retaliation. She also represents employers in mediation, arbitration and litigation at the administrative, state, and federal levels.
The Mass Cultural Council is a state agency that promotes excellence, inclusion, education, and diversity in the arts, humanities, and sciences, fosters a rich cultural life for all Massachusetts residents, and contributes to the vitality of our communities and economy. The Council pursues this mission through a wide range of grants, initiatives, and advocacy for artists, communities, organizations, and schools.