Employment Law Overview

In this course, learn about many of the aspects of employment law. Each topic covered provides detailed information on the state and federal law involved as well as how to recognize situations as they arise. This session is required for all RIT supervisors. Some topics covered in this course:

  • Legal accountabilities of department heads and supervisors
  • Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
  • Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • American with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • American with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA)

Please note: This course is intended for managers of RIT/NTID employees and/or supervisors of RIT/NTID student employees only.


This course will be held virtually via Zoom on Wednesday, September 16 and Thursday, September 17, 2020. You must attend both days to receive credit.

If you require interpreting services, please contact cpd@rit.edu as soon as possible.

Facilitator Information: 

RIT's Office of Legal Affairs

Session Dates: 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 9:00am to Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 11:00am
See Session Registration