Free Speech in the Federal Workplace

Date:

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Sponsor(s):

Speaker(s):

Bruce Fong, associate special counsel, U.S. Office of Special Counsel and Mark Maxin, assistant general counsel, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Location:

D.C. Bar Conference Center
1101 K Street, NW, Conference Center (Metro Center Station)
Washington, DC 20005
United States

RSVP:

register: https://www.dcbar.org; call: 202-626-3463; email: SectionsEvents@dcbar.org

Fee:

$10 - $35

Time:

Noon - 2:00 pm

CLE Credits:

no

It’s the Golden Age of social media, and free speech issues are coming up more often than ever in the federal workplace. This panel of experts in federal employment law will explore speech protections under the First Amendment, the Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act, as well as civil rights and Merit Systems Protection laws, and will offer both key insights into what implications those protections have for speech in the workplace and practical guidance on best practices for both federal employees and managers.

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