Events

02|15|18

RECEIVE HRCI & SHRM CREDIT

Employment Law 101

presented by
Lonnie Giamela | Fisher & Phillips LLP

 
– EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! –
BE INFORMED – BE PREPARED – SEE YOU THERE!

PROGRAM INFORMATION:
Employment Law 101 provides a practical guide through California’s rules, rights, and regulations affecting employee relations. This program not only offers a comprehensive overview of California’s complex employment laws, it also provides guidance on how to promote a positive work environment and prevent costly penalties and lawsuits. From hiring to firing, and everything in between, this program will give you legally-compliant solutions for all phases of the employment relationship. Since California law is constantly changing, both new and experienced HR professionals will benefit from this program. Recent changes to laws regarding content on applications, background checks and rest periods will also be highlighted. The following subject matters will be covered:

  • Wage-Hour Laws
  • Properly Classifying An Independent Contractor
  • Legally Mandated Medical and Non-Medical Leaves
  • Discipline and Termination Without Litigation
  • The Employment Forms You Should Be Using But Are Not
  • Handling Drug and Alcohol Usage Issues

EVENT DATE:
February 15, 2018 | Thursday

PROGRAM SCHEDULE:

  • 007:15 a.m. | Registration, Check-in, and Hot Breakfast [served until 8:15 a.m.]
  • 008:00 a.m. | Welcome and announcements
  • 008:15 a.m. | Presentation Commences with Lonnie Giamela
  • 009:45 a.m. | Break
  • 010:00 a.m. | Program Continues
  • 011:30 a.m. | Program Concludes

LOCATION:
New Horizons
15725 Parthenia Street
North Hills, CA 91343

PHONE NUMBER:
(818) 661-1848

EVENT COST:

– EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! –

  • $65 | Early Bird Registration | Register and Pay Before 01/19/18
  • $75 | Member Registration | Register and Pay After 01/19/18 and Before 02/09/18
  • $85 | Non-Member Registration | Register and Pay After 01/19/18 and Before 02/09/18
  • $95 | All Attendees Registration | Register and Pay After 02/09/18 And At The Door

Limited seating. Please reserve your attendance with advanced anticipation.
NO REFUNDS. Attendee substitutions may be permitted.

PRESENTER:
Lonnie Giamela is a partner in both the Los Angeles and Irvine offices of Fisher Phillips LLP. His practice is focused on being a one-stop shop for businesses of all sizes to address their labor and employment law needs.

Lonnie’s subject matter expertise ranges from fair employment matters to leave management, Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) litigation, wage and hour compliance, payroll tax audits, mass layoff strategy, management training and litigating matters before the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). Lonnie has extensive experience representing local, regional and national clients in class action wage-hour lawsuits as well as representative lawsuits brought under California’s Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA).

Lonnie has handled matters before Superior Courts across California, the California Court of Appeal, the California Supreme Court, United States District Courts, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH), the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the NLRB, the Employment Development Department (EDD), the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the United States Department of Labor (DOL) and the California Division of Labor standards Enforcement (DLSE). Utilizing experiences from his family’s restaurants in the San Fernando Valley, Lonnie also provides preventive advice to the companies he represents. His prior business experience assists in finding practical, compliant legal solutions to clients’ everyday employee relations issues.