Contact Information:
Direct Dial:  (973) 251-8906
cleddy@becker.legal
Christopher M. Leddy, Esq.
Christopher M. Leddy, Esq.
Partner

Christopher Leddy is a Partner in the firm. Mr. Leddy has experience handling and litigating complex employment law issues, as well as negotiating employment-related contracts. This experience spans the vast landscapes of the employer/employee relationship, including state and federal discrimination laws, whistleblower laws, family and medical leave laws, state and federal wage/hour laws, paid family leave insurance laws, paid time off laws, unemployment, and Department of Labor audits. He also applies the knowledge gained from his litigation experience to counseling employers and training supervisors in HR best practices.

Publications

  • California Vaccination Order for Health Care Workers - August 11, 2021 - Read more

  • THE SBA HAS ELIMINATED THE PPP LOAN NECESSITY QUESTIONNAIRE REQUIREMENT -  July 15, 2021, Read more

  • Osha’s Abrupt Change To Recording Adverse Reactions To Covid-19 Vaccines - May 26, 2021 -  Read more

  • Florida Passes Bill To Grant Covid-19 Liability Protection To Employers - April 2021 - Read more

  • California’s Covid-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave - March 26, 2021, Read more

  • Covid-19 Testing For The Trucking And Logistics Industry Under CDC Guidelines - March 3, 2021 - Read more

  • Conducting Covid-19 Testing For Staffing Firms Under CDC Guidelines - February 24, 2021 - Read more

  • Are Per Diem Incentive Payments Considered Wages For Healthcare Staffing Companies? February 17, 2021 - Read more

  • House Passes Amendments To Payroll Protection Program - June 5, 2020 - Read more

  • IRS Issues New Guidance Regarding Deductibility Of Expenses Which Are Forgiven Under The Payroll Protection Program - May 1, 2020 - Read more

  • Small Business Exemption From Paid Leave Under The Families First Coronavirus Act - April 3, 2020 - Read more

  • Emergency Families First Coronavirus Response Act - Co-Author. - March 2020 -  Read more

Panels and Presentations:

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  • Correct classification of YOUR employees? Per diem classification for traveling nurse, healthcare, and IT staffing firms - September 23, 2021 - View Recording

  • Employee vs. Independent Contractor: Avoiding Costly Misclassifications - September 9, 2021 - View Video

  • Legal and Financial Risks for IT Staffing Firms to Misclassify Their Employees | TechServe Alliance | IT & Engineering Staffing Resources - July 27, 2021  Read more

  • Law and Insurance Requirements Affecting the Healthcare Staffing Industry June 2, 2021 -  View Recording

  • Updating EEO, ADA and Drug Testing Policies in the Wake of COVID-19 and Recent Marijuana Legislation  - View recording

  • A Look at Advanced Funding for the Trucking & Logistics Industry in 2021 and Forward - May 11, 2021 - View Recording 

  • MSA Legal and Compliance Webinar Series:  Privacy and Leave Laws for Massachusetts - December 22, 2020 - View Recording

  • The Home Stretch - Making sure that you maximize the forgivenone on your PPP loan - September 2020 - View Recording

  • Returning to the Workplace under the "New Normal": How to Protect your Company, Employees and Customers Post COVID 19 - June 24, 2020  - View Recording

Business Services

Corporate

Employment & Labor

Real Estate

Staffing

Taxation

Trucking and Logistics

Education:

Boston University, Taxation Program

LL.M. in Taxation

Widener University School of Law, J.D.

Rowan University, B.S., Accounting

Admitted to Practice:

New Jersey

New York

District of Columbia
U.S. District Court (D.N.J.)
Third Circuit Court of Appeals