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Hiring Your First Employee or Contractor in New York State

March 30, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Has your small business or start-up organization taken off? Are you looking for help to support your work?

As your small business or start-up grows, you must consider several factors as you look to hire a new team member, whether it be obtaining an identification number or creating a fair compensation plan.

Join expert attorneys for a free webinar to learn what you should know about hiring your first employee or contractor in New York State

Topics covered:

  • Employer registrations at the state and federal level
  • Deciding on compensation and benefits
  • Interviewing/Hiring: How to conduct a fair and legal employee search
  • New hire documentation
  • Adhering to state and federal labor laws

Register in advance for this webinar! After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.


Joseph C. O’Keefe, Partner, Proskauer Rose, Labor & Employment Law Dept. Joseph C. O’Keefe is a partner in Proskauer Rose’s Labor & Employment Law Department. Joe is an experienced trial lawyer who, for nearly 30 years, has litigated employment disputes of all types on behalf of employers, before federal and state courts, arbitral tribunals, and state and federal administrative agencies throughout the U.S. In addition to his extensive litigation practice, Joe regularly advises employers, writes and speaks on a wide range of employment related issues. 

Madonna Snowden, Attorney, Proskauer Rose, Labor & Employment Law Dept. Madonna Snowden is an attorney in Proskauer Rose’s Labor & Employment Law Department. She is experienced in representing employers against claims involving allegations of wage and hour violations, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, and constructive discharge. 


Careers - New York Lawyers for the Public Interest.

Webinar offered in collaboration with New York Lawyers for the Public Interest (NYLPI) and the law firm Proskauer Rose LLP.

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March 30, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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