Attorney Jordan Payne Hay to Lead HR Workshop on Medical and Sick Leave

AUBURN, Maine – Skelton Taintor & Abbott attorney Jordan Payne Hay will be leading a Medical Leave and Sick Leave HR Workshop (entitled, “Sick of Dealing with Sick Leave? A (non-sickness inducing) Interactive Presentation about Medical and Sick Leave for Employees”) is free of charge and sponsored by the Southern Midcoast Chamber of Commerce. The “lunch and learn” event will be held on Wednesday, June 26th from 12:00-1:00pm MTI’s Community Room (8 Venture Ave, Brunswick).  For more information about registering for this Workshop, visit

Ms. Hay will discuss issues related to family medical leave, Maine sick leave, and disability accommodation.  The presentation will be interactive and will include topics like: what employers need to know when employees ask for time off due to illness; how do the FMLA and the ADA relate to one another; and what questions an employer is allowed to ask regarding employee health issues. The program’s primary focus is family medical leave, but other laws will also be addressed. Participants are encouraged to submit questions to Attorney Hay in advance at

Hay’s practice areas include employment litigation, civil rights litigation, employment law, counseling and compliance, and employment law training.  She has been a presenter at numerous seminars and conferences on subjects related to employment law.  Hay represents individual clients and businesses in commercial disputes, employment and labor law issues, as well as litigation, arbitration, and regulatory proceedings. She handles claims in state and federal courts, before the Maine Human Rights Commission, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and other state and federal agencies and tribunals.  Attorney Hay is licensed to practice in Maine and Massachusetts.

Skelton Taintor & Abbott is one of Maine’s leading law firms serving individuals and businesses in litigation and general representation throughout northern New England for more than 150 years. The firm has been named in U.S. News-Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” in America. For more information, visit or call 207-784-3200.