Archives for February 2019

The Employment Law Solution: McFadden Davis Celebrates Black History

Chandra C. Davis, co-founding partner of ELS, celebrated Black History by making a video tour of the firm, highlighting great legal minds and community change agents. “When my law partner, Jamala McFadden and I started the firm it was with the knowledge that we did not do this alone. We were inspired by many of […]

Jamala McFadden Selected to Georgia 2019 Super Lawyers®

The Employment Law Solution: McFadden Davis is proud to announce that Jamala McFadden has been selected for inclusion in the 2019 Georgia Super Lawyers® list. Super Lawyers recognizes attorneys who have distinguished themselves in their legal practice. Attorneys are chosen for this honor through a nomination process, peer review by practice area and independent research […]

University of Michigan School of Law Alumni & Friends Service Day – Atlanta May 4 – 1 to 4pm

Friends of ELS: Come join a team of up to 75 volunteers on Saturday, May 4th from 1pm to 4pm at the University of Michigan Law School Alumni & Friends Service Day. Date: May 4 in Atlanta at Atlanta Community Food Bank. This will be the ideal volunteer opportunity. Location: Product Rescue Center 732 Joseph E. Lowery Blvd. NW, Atlanta, GA 30318-6628 Product Rescue Center volunteers […]

Raquel Crump to Present Navigating Issues of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Feb. 26

Raquel Crump will participate as a panelist in a presentation on Navigating Issues of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace at the Beginning Lawyers Program on February 26, 2019 at the State Bar of Georgia in Atlanta. Raquel’s presentation is scheduled for 9:20 a.m. Details available at www.gabar.org. Link to Register

Chandra Davis will Present a Webinar: Employment Law Trends and Developments on March 22 at 3 p.m.(ET)

Chandra Davis will present a webinar: Employment Law in the 2019 Landscape: Trends, Developments and What Lies Ahead Friday, March 22, 2019  3:00 pm – 4:30 pm (ET) Key Topics: U.S. and Canadian Employment Law Then and Now Recent Updates and Case Law Rulings Enforcement Trends Compliance Issues and Mitigating Risks Click here to register […]

Jamala McFadden Selected to Participate in Presidential Leadership Scholars Program

Jamala McFadden, Owner and Partner, The Employment Law Solution: McFadden Davis, LLC Selected to Participate in Presidential Leadership Scholars Program The Presidential Leadership Scholars (PLS) program consists of 60 Scholars who will form the program’s fifth annual class. PLS serves as a catalyst for a diverse network of established leaders brought together to collaborate and […]

The Legal Issues Involved in the Les Moonves Saga

There’s So Much to Les: The Legal Issues Involved in the Les Moonves Saga Recently disgraced former CBS CEO Les Moonves demanded to arbitrate whether he is entitled to $120,000,000 in severance pay from CBS. The matter raises a number of employment issues that many employers grapple with, including: How to draft employment contracts, severance agreements, […]

Social Media and Workplace Investigations

You’ve seen social media sites used in criminal investigations, but can they be used in workplace investigations? In most cases, yes. Publicly-posted social media posts can assist in conducting workplace investigations, but employers should proceed with caution. Some states have enacted laws and regulations that limit an employer’s access to their workers’ social media accounts. […]