Susan Schorr and Laura Kahl to Present on Employers and COVID-19 Vaccinations

McLane Middleton attorneys Susan E. Schorr and Laura McKelligott Kahl will be presenting at a North Shore Chamber of Commerce webinar on “Employers and COVID-19 Vaccinations” on March 18, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. ET.

This webinar will discuss COVID vaccines and whether to mandate or recommend that employees be inoculated.  Participants will learn more about which approaches will promote health and safety in the workplace. In addition, participants will learn:

  • How to analyze the pros and cons of mandating that employees be vaccinated versus recommending inoculation
  • Drafting tips for new hire offer letters and contracts
  • How to accommodate legitimate exemptions to vaccinations


Susan is Vice Chair of McLane Middleton’s Education Law Practice Group.  She finds solutions to legal questions and challenges faced by independent schools and other employers.  She both manages and conducts investigations when serious misconduct is alleged. Grounded in thorough legal analysis, she offers practical advice and responsiveness. With a background as a social worker and a trustee of non-profit organizations herself, Susan approaches client challenges in a holistic and detail-oriented manner.  Susan can be reached in the firm’s Boston office at (857) 305-1960 or

Laura counsels schools and employers on managing and minimizing risk in employee matters such as hiring, discipline and termination of employees, wage and hour issues, classification of employees and independent contractors, claims of discrimination and harassment, and restrictive covenants.  She works with schools and employers to maintain compliance with state and federal employment laws, and assists employers with workplace policies and procedures.  Laura can be reached in the firm’s Woburn office at (781) 904-2677 or

Susan and Laura will be joined on the panel by Reilly Billian from OneDigital HR Consulting.

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