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AZHREF February 17 2021 Program

February 17, 2021
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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2021 Workplace Safety and Employment Update

February 17, 2021

3:30pm to 5:30 pm MST

Virtual via Zoom

With Steve Biddle, Melissa Shingles and Kristy Peters from Littler Mendelson

Have you begun 2021 concerned about keeping your company and employees safe with the issues surrounding COVID? Do you need help interpreting the new state laws regarding the use of recreational marijuana?

We have gathered an expert legal trio from Littler Mendelson who will help answer these questions and explore other critical issues facing human resources executives in the new year:

  • Legalization of recreational marijuana in Arizona
  • COVID safety related issues (return to working safety measures, avoiding retaliation, vaccines)
  • Expected updates from a new presidential administration


Steve Biddle is a Labor and Employment Shareholder at Littler Mendelson and Professor of Practice at University of Arizona College of Law.  Steve has successfully defended public and private sector employers in employment-related litigation and regularly advises companies in all human resources matters.  See Steve’s bio here:

Kristy Peters is an Employment Law Attorney Shareholder at Littler Mendelson. Kristy represents and counsels employers regarding all types of labor and employment matters arising under federal and state laws, including wrongful termination claims, discrimination and harassment claims, and trade secrets and unfair competition claims. She regularly appears in front of the EEOC in the investigation, mediation, and conciliation process. See Kristy’s bio here:

Melissa Shingles is a Labor and Employment Attorney at Littler Mendelson. Melissa represents management in traditional labor law matters. She also represents and counsels clients in all aspects and stages of employment litigation, arbitration, and mediation.See Melissa’s bio here:


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