Dear Littler: One of our key employees was injured in a serious car accident. She qualified for, and took, a full 12 weeks of leave under the Family and … Read more
Casey Kurtz is a shareholder in the Pittsburgh office of Litter Mendelson and co-chairs the Leaves of Absence and Disability Accommodation Practice Group.
Casey has extensive experience assisting clients with the design and administration of leave of absence and accommodation policies and procedures; counseling employers regarding day-to-day leave and accommodation issues; training management and HR staff in these areas; and defending claims under the Family and Medical Leave Act, Americans with Disabilities Act and related state laws. He also counsels clients regarding other personnel matters, litigation avoidance and compliance with various federal and state laws.
In his traditional labor law practice, Casey represents companies in arbitrations, collective bargaining negotiations, union organizational campaigns and in various proceedings before the National Labor Relations Board.
A graduate of University of Pittsburgh School of Law and Pennsylvania State University, he is a frequent speaker on various labor and employment law topics before human resources professionals and other business groups.