Nelsy Gomez, a member in Cozen O’Connor’s Labor and Employment and Immigration practices, has been named one of Latinos Leaders magazine’s Club Leaders of the Future and was honored at a dinner on July 30.
Bernard Lee, Co-Chair of the firm’s Real Estate Department, is the 2014 recipient of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Foundation of the National Bar Association Women Lawyers Division’s (WLD Foundation) Renaissance Man Award. The WLD Foundation Renaissance Man Award recognizes Bernard’s outstanding achievements in his practice, his demonstrated commitment to ensuring paths of success for diverse women in the law and his unwavering commitment to serve as a mentor to many within the firm and beyond.
In an article titled, ‘’Banning Wearable Tech at Work,’’ Michael C. Schmidt, vice chair of the firm’s Labor & Employment Department, discusses the challenge human resource departments are facing with the evolution and popularity of wearable technology (i.e. Google Glass). Michael says the main HR challenge is to find ''the proper balance between and employee’s reasonable and protected interests in communicating and depicting workplace conditions and the company’s interests in protecting its valid business interests and ensuring they have productive employees during working time.''