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California State Legislative and HR Conference


    Starting 4/19/17, Attendees may Download Conference session presentation files by clicking on the names of the sesssions listed below.

     “Pre-Conference Workshop: “Essential California Employment Concepts: A program focused on Wage & Hour, Leave Law and Recent CA Developments”, Speaker Chris Hoffman, Regional Managing Partner, Fisher Phillips.

    “Preparing for Capitol Advocacy Visits: How to Have the Most Impact”, Michael Kalt, Bob Carragher, & Jason Gabhart

    OPENING SESSION - “2017 California Employment Law & Legislative Forecast”, Speakers Michael Kalt, CalSHRM Director of Government Affairs, Partner, Wilson Turner Kosmo, LLP

                                             OPENING SESSION - UPDATE MATERIALS

    General Session 1 - “Managing the Internal Whistle Blower: Policies and Practices to avoid Claims of Retaliation", Speaker, Collin Cook, Partner, Fisher Phillips.

    General Session 2-”How to Avoid 10 Common Employer Mistakes When Conducting an Investigation", Speaker, Vida Thomas, Esq., Weintraub|Tobin, LLP

    General Session 3 - “Supervisors, Your Most Important Liability", Speaker, Bruce Sarchet, Littler Mendelson

    General Session 4-”I Have Employees in California: Now What?", Speaker, Brenda Kasper, Kasper & Frank, LLP

    KEYNOTE SESSION - “The 2017 Federal Employment Law and Legislative Update”,  Speaker, Mike Aitken, Vice President, Government Affairs, SHRM

    KEYNOTE SESSION - "Employee Privacy Rights: How Far Do They Go? James J. McDonald, Jr. Fisher & Phillips LLP

    EXTRA SESSION - “Political Correctness at Work: Where to Draw the Line??”, Speaker, Jim McDonald, Partner & Author, Fisher & Phillips (EXTRA SESSION)

    General Session 5-"So You Want To Do The Right Thing,But Is It Legal (Standard Version)? Walter Stella - Partner, Miller Law Group

    General Session 5 - “So You Want to Do the Right Thing, But Is It Legal-Millenial Version)?”, Speaker, Walter Stella, Miller Law Group

    CLOSING SESSION - “HR's Role in Avoiding a $10M Lawsuit”, Speaker, Alden Parker, Managing Regional Partner, Fisher & Phillips.