CLE Webinar: Positive Outcomes – Mediating Employment Matters and Minimizing Negative Tax Consequences

CLE Events | Webinar Date: March 22, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. ET

Webinar date: Wednesday, March 22, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. ET

NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation), one of the nation's leading providers of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) services, is pleased to announce that Rhonda. L. Epstein, Esq. of NAM, Paul K. Isaac, Esq., Founder and Managing Partner at Paramount Settlement Planning, and Charles Manley, Settlement Advisor at Paramount Settlement Planning, have been invited by the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers to present a webinar titled, Positive Outcomes – Mediating Employment Matters and Minimizing Negative Tax Consequences. This complimentary 90-minute CLE program will be live-streamed on Wednesday, March 22 at 1:00 p.m. ET.

The program will address the benefits of mediation in employment matters and provide insights into the process as well as offer best practices to keep the mediation focused and ensure a successful outcome. The presentation will also provide solutions for potential consequences that might occur that include non-compete agreements, tax surprises, confidentiality agreements, return of property and much more.

Register to attend this free CLE webinar.

Meet the Presenters

Rhonda L. Epstein, Esq. is a member of NAM's (National Arbitration and Mediation) Hearing Officer Panel and is available to arbitrate and mediate labor and employment cases throughout the New York Metro area. She is a seasoned litigator with more than 35 years of wide-ranging experience in civil litigation and concentrates her legal practice in employment law and housing discrimination. As both a litigator and mediator, Ms. Epstein has successfully counseled, supervised, and mediated employment law cases related to claims of age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, religion, and pregnancy discrimination. Ms. Epstein is well-respected professionally by both sides of the bar and is known for her fair and objective approach to the resolution of cases. She was voted a Top Ten Arbitrator In the 2022 New York Law Journal Best of Survey, and she has been awarded an AV Preeminent Peer Rating by Martindale-Hubbell.

Paul K. Isaac, Esq. is the founder and managing partner of Paramount Settlement Planning, LLC and Precision Resolution, LLC. He is a past president of the New York Trial Lawyers Association Western Region Affiliate Group, and is also a Chartered Special Needs Consultant® (ChSNC®). A trial attorney and strategic life planner, Mr. Isaac's years of experience allow him to anticipate a plaintiff's long term financial needs. Mr. Isaac has helped several clients obtain large settlements and favorable verdicts. In addition to assisting plaintiffs with the strategies for handling settlements from all types of personal injury lawsuits, Mr. Isaac is experienced in navigating the intricacies of complicated cases in which Medicaid and future Medicare benefits must be preserved.

Charles Manley is a settlement advisor at Paramount Settlement Planning. He is passionate about building real relationships and partnering with clients to reach their financial goals. Mr. Manley works with injury victims, their families, and their attorneys to make certain that a comprehensive settlement plan is in place that meets each plaintiff's needs and goals. These settlement plans help protect and preserve funds and government benefits, empowering the plaintiff to achieve financial stability after the settlement of their case.


About NAM's complimentary CLE Program

Please contact NAM's CLE department at 800-358-2550 or email us at for information on how we can customize a CLE program for your organization.

NAM provides complimentary continuing legal education (CLE) programs virtually, on-site at your office, or in any of NAM's dedicated conference facilities. Our Continuing Legal Education department will work with your firm or organization to customize a CLE program that is designed to meet your specific CLE issues and topics of interest. Our respected faculty provides participants with an interactive presentation that will engage and educate your audience as they earn relevant CLE credit.