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This program will provide attendees with valuable information on a variety of timely HR legal topics. You will leave the program better informed on critical topics affecting your workplace and better “armed” to prevent certain workplace legal issues before they take on a life of their own!
Our three well known, experienced employment lawyers will bring their expertise, insights and practical hints to you. You’ll be glad you spent the morning with them.
Keeping the NLRB out of Your Business: Lauri Morris, L.D. Morris Law S.C.
The news has been splashed with the NLRB’s recent role in social media, employee investigations and even at will policies. While many HR professionals have followed these controversies with great interest, it is difficult to anticipate and prevent these types of workplace problems unless you have a fundamental understanding of the central issue in these cases: concerted activity. Lauri Morris will explain concerted activity and will share the different contexts in which concerted activity can raise issues in your workplace. Lauri’s presentation will include practical information you and your managers must know in order to avoid having the NLRB knocking at your door.
Controlling Health Care Costs with Wellness Plans: Nilesh P, Mahadev Law Group, LLC
Employer-sponsored wellness plans continue to be a key component in controlling health care costs. Employers who elect to enact such plans must understand legal restrictions and other key issues. Employers must design and implement legally compliant plans to maximize their cost savings. . Nilesh Patel will give an overview of wellness plans and update you with the latest regulations so you are up to speed.
The Courts’ Impact on HR: Jennifer Mirus, Boardman & Clark LLP
Nilesh Patel: Mahadev Law Group, LLC
Attorney Patel currently serves as a Board Member of the American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin and as Chair of the Communications Committee at the State Bar of Wisconsin. In law school he worked at two major law firms in Milwaukee, WI and San Francisco, CA and interned with the Honorable Gerald Nichol at the Dane County Circuit Court. Prior to law practice, Attorney Patel worked in Human Resources in California and in New York.
Jennifer Mirus, Boardman & Clark Law Firm
Lauri Morris, L.D. Morris Law S.C.
Lauri advises local and national businesses on labor and employment law matters. She is skilled at providing proactive representation on a wide range of business and employment issues, including OSHA, managing employee leaves, wage and hour laws and non-compete agreements, and defends employers against discrimination claims before administrative agencies and state and federal courts.
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