19 2021

TBJL: Legal-Ease in the Hiring Process

1:00PM - 2:15PM  

Tampa Bay Job Links 1211 N. West Shore Blvd
Suite 300
Tampa, FL

Contact Nikki Trent

Employment law attorney Cherie Silberman will address legal aspects of the hiring process in this virtual live session. Learn your rights as a job candidate as well as how to handle challenigng scenarios that can ariser during thei hiring process.

What We Will Cover:

  • Use of technology in applicant screening
  • What information an employer can consider
  • Questions an employer should not ask
  • Background checks
  • Social media
  • Special accomodations
  • COVID and child-care

Presented by: Cherie Silberman, Esq.,Empath Employment & HR Law, P.A.

Materials Needed: There are no materials required.

Program Length: 1 hour and 15 minutes.  Please plan to log into Zoom 5-10 minutes early.

Who Should Attend:

Unemployed and underemployed individuals looking to work in a professional environment and seeking relevant and practical information or advice regarding the next steps in their job search or career path. This includes individuals in mid-career transition, women re-entering the workforce after a hiatus, military veterans transitioning to the civilian workforce, recent college graduates launching their careers, and mature workers not ready or able to retire.

Cost to Attend: Free

Dress: Business casual

Virtual:  Via Zoom

Please register here: TBJL website program registration

TampaBay-Job-Links, now a program of Gulf Coast JFCS, a non-profit organization, is supported by individuals and foundations including Bank of America Charitable Foundation, Rooms To Go Foundation, Tampa JCC & Federation, Truist Foundation, and Vinik Family Foundation.