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Mini Horses, and Dogs, and Peacocks, Oh My: What Businesses Need to Know About Service and Support Animals

  • October 14, 2020
  • 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Virtual meeting - Link will be emailed the day before the meeting
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Mini Horses, and Dogs, and Peacocks, Oh My:

What Businesses Need to Know About Service and Support Animals

This month we will dive into the ADA and its reasonable accommodation requirements regarding service and emotional support animals. Attorney Hannah Parks will address the following:

  • What defines service and emotional support animals
  • Service and support animal fraud
  • How to determine whether a patron can bring an animal into the business
  • How to determine whether an employee can bring an animal to work
  • What EEOC & DOJ provides as guidance on service and support animals
  • How to manage animals in the workplace

About the speaker:

Hannah P. Parks

Hannah Parks is an associate with Kelly Hart, Attorneys at Law. Her practice focuses primarily on labor and employment-related legal matters. Ms. Parks advises and represents employers in matters involving a variety of federal and state laws including the Fair Labor Standards Act, Title VII, American with Disabilities Act, Family and Medical Leave Act, Age Discrimination in Employment Act, state discrimination laws, and state wage and hour laws.

This program is preapproved for 1.00 Professional Development Credit towards SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification through SHRM and pending 1.00 recertification credit through HRCI.


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