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Registered attendees, access GEOvirtual2020 here!

Tuesday, 20 October 2020
08:00-08:50 PDT
11:00-11:50 EDT
16:00-16:50 BST
17:00-17:50 CEST
23:00-23:50 HKT
02:00-02:50 AEDT +1
Breakout Series XV
Legal/Regulatory
Also suitable for Private Companies

15.1 Employment Hot Topics for Global Equity Practitioners

Join this session for a laser-like focus on up-to-the-minute employment-related issues that arise in the context of global equity plans. Learn how these pesky details can have an impact on the drafting and operation of global share plans, and how to best address them. Issues lined up for discussion include the classification of good leavers and bad leavers, restrictive covenants in equity plans, discrimination issues on grant, exit treatment of gig economy workers as employees versus contractors globally, as well as the impact on plan participation of short-time working, furloughing and leaves of absence during the COVID-19 crisis. Join these panelists as they discuss these important hot buttons you need to know about now!
 
Juan Bonilla Blasco, Cuatrecasas Goncalves Pereira (ES)
Helen Levendi, White & Case (UK)
Tal Marnin, White & Case (US)
 
CPE Credit: 1.0
Field of Study: Business Law
Level: II, III