Ogletree Deakins Podcasts

Ogletree Deakins Podcasts


Latest Episodes

OFCCP’s Renewed Focus on Construction Contractors
September 29, 2022

In this podcast, Scott Kelly, Morgan Epperson, and Chris Near of Ogletree Deakins’ Affirmative Action and OFCCP Compliance Practice Group discuss the increased attention the Office of Federal Contract

OFCCP’s Revised Compensation Directive
September 22, 2022

In this podcast, Lauren Hicks, Leigh Nason, and Scott Kelly discuss Directive 2022-01, which the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) revised and renamed on August 18, 2022. The spea

I-9 Changes, Updates, and Proposed Rulemaking From DHS
September 13, 2022

In this podcast, Joey Fong and Ceri Koski discuss the various changes that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has implemented since the pandemic, proposed rulemaking regarding the alternat

Dirty Steel-Toe Boots, Episode 11: Death by Suicide in the Construction Industry
September 06, 2022

In this episode of Dirty Steel-Toe Boots, host Phillip Russell has a raw and real conversation with the president of Ajax Paving Industries, Inc., Vince Hafeli, regarding his own personal experience a

Dirty Steel-Toe Boots, Episode 10: Corporate Counsel’s Role Managing OSHA Compliance
August 30, 2022

In this episode of Dirty Steel-Toe Boots, host Phillip Russell has an enlightening conversation with Lori Baggett an in-house corporate counsel with responsibility for legal issues related to workplac

OFCCP Facing FOIA Request for EEO-1 Reports: What The Disclosure of Type 2 Consolidated Reports Could Mean for Contractors
August 24, 2022

In this podcast, Scott Kelly and Lauren Hicks of Ogletree Deakins’ Affirmative Action and OFCCP Compliance Practice Group discuss the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request that the Office of Feder

A Discrimination Trial Tale: Jury Instructions, Closing Arguments, and More Lessons From the Trenches
August 22, 2022

In this podcast, Justin Grose, an attorney in Ogletree Deakins’ Oklahoma City office, sits down with Dallas shareholders Adam Dougherty and Sean Urich to share key takeaways from his recent jury trial

German Podcast Series—Germany’s New Employment Contract Requirements (English)
August 19, 2022

In this podcast, Andre Appel and Jacqueline Piran, attorneys in the Ogletree Deakins Berlin office, discuss significant amendments to German employment laws, which recently took effect on August 1, 20

Monkeypox in the Workplace: An Update on the Fast-Moving Developments for the Latest Health Crisis
August 11, 2022

In this podcast, Shareholder Kathy Dudley Helms—who represents a wide spectrum of employers, with a particular emphasis in the healthcare industry—and Of Counsel Val Butera—who focuses her practice on

Immigration and Summer Travel, Part II: Travel During the Green Card Process and H-1B Cap Processes, Requesting Emergency Advance Parole, and More
August 08, 2022

In part two of this podcast series, Claudia Martorell and Christina Kelley continue their informative discussion of issues that affect noncitizens who want to travel abroad. The speakers discuss singl