Davis & Campbell attorneys will present “Employment Law Overview: A Panel Discussion” for the AAIM Employer’s Association. The format of this session will be a panel discussion to provide attendees with information needed to understand the wide range of federal, state, and local laws that require employers’ consideration. Topics also will include personnel practices, recordkeeping, and employee-notice requirements. Contact Reed Roesler for additional information on this session.
Keith Braskich will be a featured presenter at the Lorman Education Services’ Employment Law Update. Keith’s discussion will focus on “Documentation — Do Your Practices Help or Hurt?” Contact Keith for more information or to register for the seminar.
Keith Braskich will present “The Discipline and Discharge Process” for the AAIM Employer’s Association. Topics will include investigating and documenting disciplinary and performance issues, when immediate termination is warranted, and best practices for the discharge process. Contact Keith for more information or to register for the program.
Abby Clark will present “Diversity in the Workplace” for the Macomb Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).
Rick Russo and Kevin Shields are featured speakers at the Decatur Area SHRM Chapter’s Annual Human Resources Conference. Rick will present “Hostile Work Environment in All Its Forms,” which will cover a variety of potentially hostile environments and provide insight on steps employers can take to prevent and respond appropriately to these issues. Kevin will present “@Employers: Update Your Social Networking Policies #NLRB,” which will address the workplace impact of social networking and other forms of on-line media, including the legal parameters of monitoring and restricting employee use, as well as employer policies designed to curb abuse and protect against liability in light of recent rulings from the National Labor Relations Board. Contact Rick or Kevin for more information or to register for the conference.
Abby Clark will present “Developments in Management Labor & Employment Law” for the Illinois Association of Wastewater Agencies’ Annual Meeting in Galena, Illinois.
Keith Braskich is presenting a program on “Employee Discipline and Termination” for the National Business Institute at its “Human Resource Law: What You Need to Know Now” seminar in Springfield, Illinois. Topics will include proper discipline and firing procedures to avoid wrongful termination and retaliatory discharge claims. Contact Keith for more information or to register for the seminar.
Bill Campbell is presenting at the ESOP Association’s 5th Annual Midwest Regional Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In an effort to educate first-time attendees and those new to the subject matter, Bill and his colleagues will cover the basic structure and function of an ESOP, the interaction of various professional functions, ownership culture, ESOP communications, and how to promote and educate fellow employees. Bill’s discussion will have a special emphasis on ESOP sustainability. Contact Bill if you are interested in additional information regarding this topic.
Reed Roesler will present “Special Employment Issues: Privacy, Defamation, and Company Security” for the AAIM Employer’s Association. Topics will include protecting your company’s reputation and assessing risks associated with employee speech, your legal responsibility for information privacy, dealing with cyberspace (including emails, blogs, tweets, and chat boards), and keeping employees safe by preventing workplace violence. Contact Reed for more information or to register for the program.
Rick Russo will present “Navigating Wage & Hour Laws in the 21st Century” at the 14th Annual Illinois Human Resource Conference in Oakbrook, Illinois, sponsored by the Illinois State Council of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). Contact Rick for more information or to register for the conference.