News & Events
- Intent of Lessor Key in Ohio Supreme Court Decisions
Intent was the focus of the Ohio Supreme Court’s decisions in Breeze v. Testa and 2350 Morse v. Testa.10/12/17
- Eastman & Smith Ltd. Faculty Achievement Award Presented
On Saturday, October 6, the University of Toledo College of Law and its alumni held the Law Alumni Affiliate Award Reception.10/10/17
- Eastman & Smith Attorneys Appear In 2018 Best Lawyers
Five Eastman & Smith attorneys have been named Lawyers of the Year, for Toledo, in the 2018 edition of Best Lawyers in America®. They are part of the 24 Eastman & Smith attorneys who can be found listed in the same edition of Best Lawyers®.8/15/17
Events & Speaking Engagements
- Eastman & Smith Emloyment Law Update at the Columbus Bar Association
Common Wage and Hour Mistakes: A practical discussion of the most common mistakes made in paying employees and how employers can remain compliant with wage and hour laws.
A summary of federal and state overtime laws Misclassification of workers Paying a salary to claim an exemption Calculating overtime pay at the proper rate and the distinction between the "regular rate of pay" and "overtime" Improper deductions from pay Paying for orientation and training time Remote work and off-the-clock work Paying for travel time Employees who work dual jobs at different rates
Presenter: Brigid E. Heid, Esq., Eastman & Smith Ltd.
Lessons Learned from Recent FMLA Cases
EEOC Guidelines and Enforcement Guidance Failure to Follow Guidelines cases Preventing FMLA Retaliation Claims FMLA Lessons Learned the Hard Way: Recent Cases
Presenter: Heidi N. Hartman, Esq., Eastman & Smith Ltd.
What Would You Do? An Interactive Discussion of Real Life Tricky Workers’ Compensation Scenarios
The Link between ADA and Workers’ Comp. How do you Know when you Need Workers Comp Coverage? Disciplining an Injured Worker Pretext Claims Causal Relationships
Presenter: Mark A. Shaw, Esq., Eastman & Smith Ltd.10/20/17