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When: Tuesday, January 17, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Anaheim Marriott
700 Convention Way
Anaheim, California  92802
United States
Presenter: Glen Kraemer & Jonathan Siegel
Contact: PIHRA Programs Dept

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Announcing Our Keynote Speakers 


Glen E. Kraemer
Hirschfeld Kraemer, LLP

Jonathan Siegel
Jackson Lewis P.C



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- Glen E. Kraemer
An Empty Seat...and Reflections on the Future of Workplace Discrimination Law


9:45am -10:45am

Concurrent Sessions
Michael Butler -Embracing New European Laws & Regulations as a U.S. Business
Carl Kanowsky -The Impact of The New Minimum Wage for California Employers
Nicole St. Germain -EEOC UPDATE: The New Strategic Enforcement Plan


11:00am - 12:00pm

Concurrent Sessions
Paul Falcone -The Art of Verbal and Documented Disciplinary Interventions to Turn Around Employee Performance and Insulate Your Company from Liability
Brigham M. Cheney -Guarding Against Employment Litigation: 10 Facts California Plaintiffs Don’t Want You to Know
Eve Wagner -Misclassification Woes: Independent Contractor v. Employee - the Saga Continues
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm - 2:00pm Keynote Speaker- Jonathan Siegel
2016 Brought More than 20 New Workplace Laws - But How Do You Update Your Handbook?


2:15pm -3:15pm

Concurrent Sessions
Brian Nagatani -California's Sick Leave Law and Its Intersection with New Local Sick Leave Laws, CFRA, and FEHA
Carol Gefis -The Developing Dynamics of Sexual and Transsexual Discrimination Laws
Ann K. Smith -Mental Health and Disability Issues in the Workplace


3:30pm - 4:30pm

Concurrent Sessions
Angela Reddock-Wright & Susan Woolley -Workplace Investigations: Legal Updates, Trends and Innovations
Daniel Handman -How The New Administration Will Try To Radically Change Employment Law (And Whether They Will Succeed)
Rich Falcone -Recent Decisions of the NLRB and Their Impact on Non-Union Employers In California
4:30pm Closing

 **Schedule subject to change


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.


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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.


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