David I. Brody and Gavriela M. Bogin-Farber present at BBA’s Annual Employment Law Conference

November 18, 2021

David I. Brody and Gavriela M. Bogin-Farber presented at the Boston Bar Association (BBA) annual Employment Law Conference on November 18, 2021.  David, who also served on the conference Advisory Committee, moderated the panel, “Managing the Remote Workforce.” Gavi served on the panel, “Interplay of Employee Benefits and Leave Programs During COVID.”

The annual BBA Employment Law Conference covered pressing issues both outside and in-house employment law counsel need the latest guidance on.

A partner in Sherin’s award-winning Employment Department, David represents individuals in a wide range of matters, including contract negotiation and enforcement, wage and hour issues, wrongful termination, discrimination, retaliation, and whistleblowing. He is an experienced employment litigator, having represented individuals at trial in state and federal court, and in public hearings before the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination and the Civil Service Commission. In addition to his litigation practice, David advises executives and professionals regarding employment agreements, non-competition, and other restrictive covenants, change of control agreements, equity and deferred compensation vehicles, and transition agreements. David also serves as co-chair of the BBA’s Labor & Employment Steering Committee.

Gavi is a senior associate and represents individuals in all aspects of employment negotiations and litigation, including discrimination, wage and hour disputes, retaliation, and wrongful termination. She has litigated cases before the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination and in state and federal court. She also advises professionals and executives regarding separation agreements, employment agreements, and ongoing workplace issues. Gavi was elected President of the Massachusetts Employment Lawyers Association (MELA), an organization of over 160 attorneys committed to advancing employee rights.

The BBA is the premier legal institution in Massachusetts, bringing together the brightest and most influential people to lead at the forefront of the profession. Their mission is to advance the highest standards of excellence for the legal profession, facilitate access to justice, foster a diverse and inclusive professional community and serve the community at large. The annual Employment Law Conference provides practitioners with an opportunity to network and learn from industry experts on critical legal and regulatory developments, along with strategies to help better advise clients.