Category Archives: Brandon Fitzsimmons

Transforming workplaces for a COVID-19 world and beyond

The attorneys and analysts at Flaherty & Hood, P.A. are here to help public employers navigate the complex and evolving issues arising from the COVID-19 pandemic. To address these issues, which will transform the workplace even after COVID-19’s direct impacts more »

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Webinar: Public Sector Labor Negotiations and Workforce Cost-Cutting in a COVID-19 Economy

Flaherty & Hood labor and employment attorneys Brandon M. Fitzsimmons and Chelsea J. Bodin will be conducting webinar titled “Public Sector Labor Negotiations and Workforce Cost-Cutting in a COVID-19 Economy” at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 9. Click here to more »

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Webinar: Planning for the Next Chapter of COVID-19 Public Workplace Changes

Flaherty & Hood labor and employment attorneys Brandon M. Fitzsimmons and Chelsea J. Bodin will be conducting webinar titled “Planning for the Next Chapter of COVID-19 Public Workplace Changes” at 10 a.m. on Thursday, April 9. Click here to register more »

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Employment actions and tools to address COVID-19 impacts on work

As the situation related to the SARS-CoV-2 virus and the disease it causes, “coronavirus disease 2019” (COVID-19), is rapidly evolving, cities across Minnesota are adjusting to state and federally issued guidelines and directives necessitating certain changes to city operations. Many more »

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5 steps to handling a pandemic in Minnesota government workplaces

The World Health Organization declared the SARS-CoV-2 virus and the disease it causes, named “coronavirus disease 2019” (COVID-19), a pandemic. This designation signifies that COVID-19 is a global disease outbreak, which occurs when a new virus emerges for which there more »

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Conference of city leaders, led by F&H staff, sees attendance grow for third straight year

Attendance at the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) Fall Conference, which was led by members of Flaherty & Hood’s legislative team, increased for a third straight year in 2019. More than 115 elected officials, city staff members and other more »

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Nearly 100 city officials attend conference led by F&H legislative team

Flaherty & Hood’s legislative team recently staffed the 2019 Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) Summer Conference. Nearly 100 elected officials, city staff members and other city leaders from more than 50 Greater Minnesota cities convened in Bemidji on July more »

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F&H Labor Relations Team Leads Seminars in Brainerd, New Ulm

Flaherty & Hood shareholder attorney Brandon Fitzsimmons and associate attorney Chelsea Bodin led two labor and employee relations for the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC). The seminars focused on practical and legal solutions for providing services and managing employees more »

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City Leaders from Across Greater MN Attend Conference Led By F&H Staff

More than 100 elected officials, city staff members and other city leaders from over 50 Greater Minnesota cities attended the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) annual Fall Conference, which was led by staff members from Flaherty & Hood’s legislative more »

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City Officials from Across Minnesota Attend Conference Led by F&H Staff

Flaherty & Hood’s legislative team recently staffed the 2018 Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities Summer Conference. Nearly 100 elected officials, city staff members and other city leaders from 50 Greater Minnesota cities convened in Mankato on July 25-27 for informative more »

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