Practising Law Institute (PLI): Cutting-Edge Employment Law Issues 2019: The California Difference

Timothy Long of Greenberg Traurig LLP will be speaking in this event at the Year in Review/Hot Topics Panel. He will examine key SCOTUS opinions, review highlights of important California Supreme Court decisions and other important appellate court decisions, and reviewing and analyzing trends for employment practitioners. This full-day event addresses the issues confronted by employment law advisers, litigators, and human resources management and professionals, with particular emphasis on California State law considerations. The program combines a comprehensive review of case law and regulatory developments, an in-depth analysis of emerging issues, and practical guidance about best practices to maximize employment law compliance, mitigate legal risk and achieve business objectives.

What You Will Learn:

- Year-In-Review: a summary of important United States and California Supreme Court and federal and state appellate case law developments

- Pay equity and fair pay considerations unique to law firm practice

- Key developments in California wage-and-hour law

- Top employment law issues for in-house counsel in California

- #metoo in 2019

This program is designed for professionals who seek an in-depth analysis and discussion of often subtle and rapidly evolving issues in employment law compliance. Plaintiff and management attorneys, in-house counsel, compliance officials, human resources executives and government enforcement agency staff will all benefit from this program.