Topic: Unemployment Insurance Appeals for Iowa Employers
by: Emily Chafa & Brenda Boten from Workforce Development
Doors open at 11:15.
Program begins at 11:40.
Emily and Brenda will describe procedures for UI Appeals Bureau ALJ hearings, including prehearing processes, the hearing notice, expectations before and during the hearing with an ALJ, and appeals before the Employment Appeal Board and beyond. She will offer tips and general expectations for those who appear pro se in unemployment insurance administrative appeal hearings and discuss how the Code of Administrative Judicial Conduct applies to these proceedings. Handouts and web site links relevant to UI law and procedure will also be available. A question and answer period is also planned.
Attendees will learn what to expect and how to prepare for a UI appeal hearing, understand the difference between a fact-finding interview and an appeal hearing, and how to find information relevant to their involvement in the UI claim process.