Welcome to Baker McKenzie’s new Labor & Employment video chat series for US employers, The Employer Rapport. Our lawyers will provide quick, practical tips on today’s most pressing issues for US employers navigating the new normal. The videos complement our blog, The Employer Report, which provides written legal updates and practical insights about the latest labor and employment issues affecting US multinationals, at both the domestic and global level.

 

This week’s chat is on political expression in the workplace. With the upcoming election and the historic Black Lives Matter movement, our collective discourse is heating up and getting more than a bit divisive. So how are employers to navigate what feels like a legal landmine? What are the best ways to keep political polarization from seeping into the workplace?

 

Please click below to watch this week’s video chat:

Navigating Political Speech in the Workplace