Protecting your employees and business in a #MeToo world

Several of the area’s top experts in their fields will take part in “Time’s up! How to protect your employees and business in a #MeToo world,” a panel discussion planned for an upcoming Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce business at breakfast meeting. The event will be held on Thursday, July 26, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre on 1380 Colonial Blvd. in Fort Myers.

Moderated by Suzanne Boy, an employment attorney at Henderson Franklin, the panel will provide guests with valuable advice on sensitive issues such as workplace equality and sexual harassment. Attendees will learn specific actions to help foster a respectful and harassment-free workplace; how to develop and enforce an anti-harassment policy; and day-to-day management practices that safeguard an organization and its employees. Panelists include:

· Jason Gunter, an employment attorney at The Law Office of Jason L. Gunter, P.A.

· Vicki Sproat, an employment attorney at Sproat Workplace Investigations.

· Anna Suarez, human resources director at Harry Chapin Food Bank of SWFL.

The cost for the event is $20 and includes networking, the panel discussion and breakfast. For more information or to register for the event, visit http://members.fortmyers.org/events/ or call 239-332-3624.