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SML Attorneys to Present HR Legal Boot Camp on August 2

SML Attorneys to Present HR Legal Boot Camp on August 2

August 02, 2016 - August 02, 2016

A number of attorneys will present at an HR Legal Boot Camp hosted by the Alamance County Human Resource Association (ACHRA) and Human Resource Management Association of Greensboro (HRMAG) on Tuesday, August 2 at the Khalif Event Center.

The agenda is as follows:

8:10 - 9:10 am
The 2016 Legal Update - Overview of Hot Topics
Jerry Oliver, Alex Maultsby, Patti Ramseur

9:20 - 9:50 am
Ouch! Updates in Workers' Compensation Laws
Jeri Whitfield

Employee Handbooks: Must Haves, and Must Have Nots
Eric Snider, Alex Maultsby

10:00 - 11:00 am
So Now What? Preparing for the Changes Under the New FLSA Rules & Other Initiatives of the USDOL
Mary Ann Saunders (USDOL Wage & Hour Senior Investigator)

11:10 - 11:30 am
Investigations I: Basics of Effective Workplace Investigations
Ariel Harris, Patti Ramseur

Recent Changes in the NLRA and Trends in Union Organizing Efforts
Jerry Oliver

11:30 am - 1:00 pm
First Person Account: Being Transgender in the Workplace
Speaker TBA

1:10 - 1:40 pm
Social Media and HR: What You Need to Know
Emily Bridges, Patti Ramseur

Investigations II: Interviewing Techniques and Documentation
Jerry Oliver

1:50 - 2:20 pm
Key Issues to Consider Before Firing an Employee
Olivia Fajen, Alex Maultsby

Employee Benefit Plans: Where You Have Fiduciary Duties, You Have Legal Risks
Manning Connors

2:30 - 3:00 pm
New! ADA Tracking Software
Lisa Shortt, Patti Ramseur

Squelch That Lawsuit: Responding to EEOC Charges
Eric Snider, Alex Maultsby

3:15 - 4:15 pm
Today's Most Common HR Legal Issue - Managing the Absent Employee
Alex Maultsby, Patti Ramseur

For more details contact


Emily I. Bridges
T (864) 751-7618
F (864) 751-7800
Olivia F. Fajen
T (336) 378-5353
F (336) 433-7464
Alexander L. Maultsby
T (336) 378-5331
F (336) 378-5400
George "Jerry" J. Oliver
T (919) 755-8710
F (919) 755-8800
Patti West Ramseur
T (336) 378-5304
F (336) 378-5400
Lisa Kaminski Shortt
T (336) 378-5535
F (336) 378-5400
Jeri L. Whitfield
T (336) 378-5270
F (336) 378-5400

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