Melissa Atkins to Present at The Women In Law Inclusion & Equity Summit: East
Obermayer labor and employment attorney Melissa Atkins will co-present at CenterForce’s virtual summit “Inclusion & Equity: East,” on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. Melissa’s panel, titled “Corporate America and the Cancel Culture: Challenges Facing Legal Teams” will explore the following topics:
- Distinguishing between being held accountable and being canceled
- Walking the tightrope and maintaining balance
- Advice from outside counsel
- Accountability without dehumanization
Melissa represents employers in all aspects of labor and employment law, including employment-related agreements, union negotiations, Act 111 negotiations, grievance hearings, executive compensation, internal investigations, wage and hour matters, employee benefits, as well as employment litigation. Melissa works with municipalities and companies in a wide range of industries including health care, financial services, information technology, universities and secondary schools, manufacturing, and nonprofit organizations.