Labor and Employment Law Symposium Slated for Sept. 20
SPRINGFIELD — Skoler, Abbott & Presser, P.C. announced the firm will host a Labor and Employment Law Symposium on Tuesday, Sept. 20 from 7:30 a.m. to noon at the Sheraton Springfield. The event will provide attendees with a general overview of developments in both state and federal labor and employment law.
Breakout sessions will cover a variety of topics, including strategies for handling the new Department of Labor overtime regulations, Massachusetts’ new pay-equity law; tips for conducting workplace investigations; managing Family and Medical Leave Act and Americans with Disabilities Act issues for employees with anxiety disorder or other mental disorders; updates on recent National Labor Relation Board rulings; emerging legal issues, including transgender rights and social media; and substance abuse in the workplace, including marijuana and drug-testing concerns.
“Employers need to be updated regularly on changes in the world of labor and employment law,” said attorney Marylou Fabbo. “This past year has seen a number of significant changes in this area. This symposium will help employers and human-resource managers handle tough situations with employees and will also offer other tips to help successfully manage employees in a changing landscape.”
To register, contact Jamie Martin at [email protected] or (413) 737-4753.