Employment Law Update 2018

Product ID: CA2797D
Presented By: State Bar of Wisconsin PINNACLE

Employment essentials

A legally compliant workplace is the foundation of successful businesses and satisfied employees. Employment Law Update 2018 brings you up to speed on hot topics in labor and employment law and their practical implications for your clients.

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Employment essentials

A legally compliant workplace is the foundation of successful businesses and satisfied employees. Employment Law Update 2018 brings you up to speed on hot topics in labor and employment law and their practical implications for your clients.

Read More ↓

Program Chair and Presenters:

Katherine L. Charlton
Hawks Quindel, S.C.
Milwaukee

Aaron N. Halstead
Hawks Quindel, S.C.
Madison

Presenters:

Dean R. Dietrich
Ruder Ware, L.L.S.C.
Wausau

Ann Barry Hanneman
von Briesen & Roper, S.C.
Waukesha

Margaret R. Kurlinski
Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.
Milwaukee

A. Steven Porter
A. Steven Porter Attorney at Law
Madison

Sean M. Scullen
Quarles & Brady LLP
Milwaukee

8:00 a.m. : Registration

8:30 a.m. : 2018 Hot Topics in Wage and Hour Law

  • Impact of the Supreme Court’s Epic decision on wage and hour collective and class actions
  • Most common compliance issues impacting employers and employees
  • Wage and hour developments under the Trump administration

Sean M. Scullen

9:20 a.m. : What’s Reasonable? Leave as an Accommodation and Other Developments

  • Leave as a reasonable accommodation under the ADA and WFEA
  • Accommodation challenges posed by psychiatric disabilities
  • Recent Wisconsin case law developments

Margaret R. Kurlinski

10:10 a.m. : Break

10:25 a.m. : Sexual Harassment in the Workplace in the #MeToo Era: Implementing Effective Prevention Strategies and Assuring Legal Compliance

  • Understanding the current workplace climate and challenges to cultural change
  • Developing and implementing targeted policies and training
  • Handling harassment complaints from investigation through remedial action

Ann Barry Hanneman

11:15 a.m. : Exploring the Limits of Protections against Criminal Records Discrimination

  • What are the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act’s protections and how have they been limited by the courts?
  • The Onalaska rule
  • The meaning of “intent” to discriminate
  • “Perceived” criminal records discrimination?
  • Other considerations

A. Steven Porter

12:05 p.m. : Lunch (on your own)

1:05 p.m. : Ethical Challenges Facing Employment Law Attorneys

  • Duty of honesty in your representation
  • Duty of candor to the tribunal
  • Dealing with the unscrupulous client
  • Defining misrepresentation by the client and by the attorney

Dean R. Dietrich

1:55 p.m. : Federal and State Law Updates

Katherine L. Charlton, Aaron N. Halstead

3:20 p.m. : Program Concludes

Following program start times, webcast replay schedule will vary slightly from above listed times.

  • Review important federal and state employment law cases from the past year
  • Hear about new developments in ADA accommodations and compliance
  • Examine hot topics in wage and hour and class action/collective action cases
  • Explore the impact of #MeToo on workplace sexual harassment
  • Learn how to approach arrest and conviction discrimination
  • Delve into the specific ethical challenges of employment law
  • Labor and employment law attorneys
  • Employee benefits lawyers
  • Individual rights attorneys
  • General practitioners

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Wisconsin Employment Law

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