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Employment Law After Hours Video | How Do You Hire an Employee: A Comprehensive Guide


Do you know the actual, legal process to #hire an #employee? Hiring employees is one of the most important functions companies and employers engage in for their business to be successful.

However, there are complex requirements that go into hiring and #interviewing employees. This is the first part in a 4 part mini-series covering the hiring process. This episode and series is not intended to be be all encompassing for the requirements, but it does provide a general overview. In addition, your state may have certain requirements in addition to those covered in this episode. You should always speak with an employment attorney in your jurisdiction if you have any further questions regarding the hiring process.

What do you do to hire employees? Do you have any interview techniques? What is your employee onboarding process? Answers to these questions and many others are contained in this week’s episode of Employment Law After Hours. Always remember to check specific state laws regarding employment laws in your state. For more information, contact Bryan Meek, Partner in the Labor and Employment Group at BMD at or 330.253.5586.

Please be advised that we are not sponsored by any of the companies mentioned in this episode.

WEBINAR SERIES RECAP | Employment & Labor

BMD Partner and Co-Chair of the Employment & Labor Law Group, Bryan Meek, presented this four-part webinar series on trending topics in employment law.

Diversity Speaker Series: Pride Month

WEBINAR SERIES RECAP | Ending the Public Health Emergency + Post-Pandemic Check-Up

Some may take the position that the rest of the country already returned to a new “normal” following the COVID-19 pandemic.  But healthcare providers continue to implement COVID protocols and navigate the ever-changing healthcare regulations at both the federal and state levels.  It is important for healthcare providers to take time for a “Healthcare Check-Up” with the start of 2023 and the ending of the Public Health Emergency (“PHE”).

Ending the Public Health Emergency - Medicaid Updates

Watch the recording from week two of our Ending the Public Health Emergency webinar series!

Pregnant Employee Protections - New Requirements for Employers

New protections are coming to the workplace for pregnant employees in 2023! In the most sweeping changes since the Pregnancy Discrimination Act of 1978, two new federal laws were recently passed: (1) the PUMP for Nursing Mothers Act (otherwise known as the Pump Act), and (2) the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act. The requirements of these statutes will require employers with more than 15 employees to implement new policies for their handbooks.