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When: Thursday, January 12, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Universal Sheraton Hotel
333 Universal Hollywood Dr
Universal City, California  91608
United States
Presenter: Various Keynote Speakers and Concurrent Speakers
Contact: PIHRA Programs Dept

Online registration is available until: 1/12/2017
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2017 PIHRA Legal Update - Universal City


Join over 1,000 human resource professionals and business owners at the annual PIHRA Legal Update series, the largest employment law seminar in California. Experienced employment law attorneys will present important court cases from 2016 and discuss how the 2017 changes in California and federal laws will affect your employment decisions. This conference provides you with the latest California employment law related updates, compliance and regulatory issues, and the opportunity to network with legal practitioners and HR professionals. You'll get comprehensive, actionable programming that provides you with the information you need protect your organizations and manage your company's risk.

Reasons to Attend:

  • Get a clear understanding of the complex world of workplace legislation and court decisions that impact how you do business.
  • Learn about the latest regulatory activities in the implementation of California employment laws.
  • Identify and address common pitfalls that can put your organization at risk, such as pre-employment screening, FLSA compliance and sexual harassment claims.
  • Get tools, tips and resources that help minimize your organization’s exposure to litigation.
  • Build your network of peers and resources.

Who Should Attend: 

  • Senior HR Professionals who need to know what’s next in workplace law & legislation seeking to successfully position their organizations.
  • HR professionals seeking practicable, actionable guidance on workplace management.
  • HR managers seeking to build compliant organizations and manage risk.
  • HR practitioners who want to hear from lawyers and leaders on how workplace law affects them. 


Keynote and Concurrent Speakers 



Schedule At A Glance 

Time Schedule
7:00am - 9:30am Registration & Breakfast
7:15am - 7:45am New Member Orientation
8:00am - 8:30am Welcome & Announcements
8:30am - 9:30am Keynote Speaker
9:30am - 9:45am AM Break
9:45am - 10:45am Concurrent Sessions (3)
10:45am - 11:00am AM Break
11:00am - 12:00pm Concurrent Sessions (3)
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm - 2:00pm Keynote Speaker
2:00pm - 2:15pm PM Break
2:15pm - 3:15pm Concurrent Sessions (3)
3:15pm - 3:30pm PM Break
3:30pm - 4:30pm Concurrent Sessions (3)
4:30pm Closing

**Schedule subject to change




This program will be submitted for Professional Development Credits (PDCs), towards SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP, through the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).




This program will be submitted to the HR Certification Institute (HRCI) for review.

The use of this seal is not an endorsement by the HRCI of the quality of the program. It means that this program has met the HRCI's criteria to be pre-approved for recertification credit. 



This program will also be submitted for MCLE credit hours through the California State Bar.   




Universal Sheraton Hotel
333 Universal Hollywood Dr
Universal City, CA 91608
Phone: (818) 980-1212 




Registration Rates

Category Early Bird
by 11.30.16
by 12.31.16
after 12.31.16
PIHRA Member $224 $244 $264
PIHRA Member In-Transition $124 $124 $174
CA SHRM Chapter Member $274 $294 $314
+Join PIHRA (add $96 for 1-Year Membership)
$370 $390 $410
SHRM At Large Member $304 $324 $344
+Join PIHRA (add $66 for 1-Year Membership) $370 $390 $410
Guest/Nonmember $370 $390 $410
+Join PIHRA (for 1-Year Membership included)

To register online (credit card payment only), click the blue REGISTER button above.

If paying by check, print and download our 2017 PIHRA Legal Update Registration Form, and return with payment:


If W-9 Form needed for check payment, please click on this link to access our PIHRA W9 Form


Special Offer! 

2017 California Labor Law Digest (available ONLY with 2017 PIHRA Legal Update registration, not to be sold separately) 

PIHRA has partnered with CalChamber to offer the 2017 California Labor Law Digest for $119.00 ($164.99 retail, price is $99.99, plus tax, shipping and handling) to our 2017 PIHRA Legal Update attendees. You must complete your purchase along with your 2017 PIHRA Legal Update registration to qualify for the discounted rate of $119.00. To purchase the 2017 California Labor Law Digest, click the option to add it to your registration. Last date to pre-purchase 2017 California Labor Law Digest is 12/31/2016.  


Cancellation Policy 

Cancellations must be received in writing and faxed to 310.416.9055 or emailed to programs@pihra.org. Fifty percent (50%) of the registration fee will be refunded for cancellations received by 01.06.17. Refunds will not be granted after 01.06.17, nor will they be given for no-shows. Credits will not be issued for use towards future PIHRA events.



All substitutions must be submitted in writing and faxed to 310.416.9055 or emailed to programs@pihra.org by 01.06.17. All other substitutions will be processed onsite at the Onsite Registration Area. If a PIHRA member transfers his/her registration to a Nonmember, the Nonmember must do one of two things; pay the difference of the member and Nonmember price at the time of the transfer or become a PIHRA member at the time of the transfer. 

Additional Information/Disclaimer 

Registration and attendance at, or participation in, PIHRA programs and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to our use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the attendee's image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions and audiotapes of such programs and activities. Nonmember registrations include a one-year PIHRA membership.