Melissa Daugherty to Speak at PLUS Conference on Employment Practices Liability

Dallas, Texas (November 5, 2021) – Los Angeles Partner Melissa Tara Daugherty will speak on employment practices liability (EPL) at the upcoming Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS) conference on November 9 at 2:30p.m CT, hosted at the Hilton Anatole hotel in Dallas, Texas. 

This informative 60-minute session, titled "The EPL Landscape: COVID-19, D&I, BIPA & So Much More," will feature a panel of experts who will discuss employment-related exposures that counsel, carriers, brokers, and risk management professionals should be aware of. Ms. Daugherty will provide an overview of EPL exposures business face today, and risk transfer and mitigation strategies from the legal, underwriting and claims perspectives. 

The PLUS conference is an annual professional liability insurance industry event which is attended by entrepreneurs, underwriting executives, insurance brokers, attorneys, claims professionals and risk managers. 

Ms. Daugherty is a vice-chair of Lewis Brisbois' Labor & Employment Practice and chair of its ADA Compliance & Defense Practice. She focuses on matters involving wrongful termination, retaliatory discharge, employment discrimination, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and state and federal wage and hour disputes. She has extensive experience in providing employment counseling to clients, including policy and handbook drafting, employment practices audits, and seminar presentations. 

Learn more about the conference and register here.  

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