Employment Law and Liability

This course will help you recognize potential problems in the workplace and how to respond to them should they arise.

Course Description

As a supervisor, you need to understand employment laws and policies and how they apply to you and the employees you supervise. Knowing what questions to ask, when to seek assistance and what campus resources are available to you will help you in your role as supervisor. This course has both e-learning and instructor-led components and explores the essentials of employment law and liability.

Topics include:

  • Discrimination Law
  • Disability Management (including Leaves of Absence)
  • Anti-Harassment
  • Corrective Action/Discipline/Just Cause
  • Workplace Violence
  • Workers’ Compensation

Note: This course is designed for current UC Davis/UC Davis Health supervisors.


Alex Sperry

UC Davis

Date | Time | Location

November 13, 2019
Hamilton Classroom, Heitman Staff Learning Center

February 4, 2020
136 Hoagland Hall

May 12, 2020
Hamilton Classroom, Heitman Staff Learning Center


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