Los Angeles - Tough Lessons From the Disclosure of the Harvey Weinstein Conduct...
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When: Wednesday, February 21, 2018
7:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: The City Club
555 S Flower St
51st Floor
Los Angeles, California  90071
United States
Presenter: Irma Rodriguez Moisa
Contact: Kinette Cager
213-480-0809 x240

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PIHRA Los Angeles

Tough Lessons From the Disclosure of the Harvey Weinstein Conduct: Better Ways to Stop Sexual Harassment


Restaurateur Mario Batali, federal judge Alex Kozinski, and too many others show us that sexual harassment extends far beyond the entertainment industry, to all sectors, including the public sector. Indeed, at some public agencies, sexual harassment claims have doubled over the past year.

We will explore new research, new ideas, and new methods to prevent sexual harassment at public agencies, to encourage victims and bystanders to report it, and to handle claims successfully.

We will discuss:

  • Training bystanders to intercede, report what they witness, and support victims of sexual harassment
  • Improving and maintaining the confidence of the human resources function;
  • Minimizing the effects of implicit gender bias in the workplace, which can be a lynchpin for sexual harassment
  • Cutting edge approaches for improving training and encouraging reporting
  • How to handle claims of sexual harassment in light of this sensitive time


Program Agenda

7:30am - 8:00am: Registration & Welcome
8:00am - 10:00am: Speaker Presentation





Irma Rodriguez Moisa, AALRR

Irma Rodríguez Moisa is an experienced litigator, labor negotiator, and trial attorney representing public and private entities in labor and employment matters. Ms. Rodríguez Moisa offers unique insights to develop winning strategies for clients, from advice and counsel to arbitration, litigation, and trial. With numerous defense verdicts in jury and bench trials, she has successfully litigated matters in the areas of discrimination, sexual harassment, retaliation, FMLA/CFRA, disability discrimination, wrongful termination, and the First Amendment.




This program has been approved for 1.5 Professional Development Credits (PDCs), towards SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP, through the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).
This program has been approved for 1.5 HR (General) recertification credit hours through the HR Certification Institute (HRCI). For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute homepage at www.hrci.org.

The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval. 


Registration Rates

Category Pre-Registration Onsite
PIHRA Member $45 $45
Guest/Nonmember $60 $60
PIHRA Member In-Transition $35 $35
PIHRA Student Member $25 $25

Online registration closes on Monday, February 19, 2018 at 8:00pm. Registrations after this date will only be taken onsite.


Cancellation Policy

There will be a 50% administration fee for any cancellations. If you need to cancel, we must receive it in writing (email or fax) 2 business days prior to the event during normal business hours. Refunds will not be given to no-shows. Credits will not be issued for use towards future PIHRA events.


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