Employment Law Essentials for 2016

w/ DLA Piper Partner and Former Director of the DFEH,
Phyllis Cheng

Webinar Overview

Are you prepared for all the new employment laws and updated mandates going into effect in 2016?

Join us to start off 2016 prepared and empowered to address the newest workplace issues and developments.

In this webinar, we’ll address developments within these topics:

  • Gender wage equality in California and its potential for litigation
  • Employment, wage-hour & independent contractors
  • Managing leaves of absence, “kin” care, and sick leave
  • Protections for requests for reasonable accommodations & the interactive process
  • Updates to employer policies and procedures
  • Q&A with Phyllis Cheng and Janine Yancey
  • Qualifies for 60 minutes of continuing education for HRCI
  • Qualifies for 60 minutes of continuing education for MCLE (CA only)

Phyllis and Janine will be taking your questions in a live Q&A. This webinar also qualifies for 60 minutes of continuing education for HRCI & MCLE.

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Meet Phyllis Cheng

Employment Law Expert

Phyllis is an employment law expert and a partner at DLA Piper, the largest global law firm. Before joining DLA Piper, Phyllis was the Director of the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing, the largest state civil rights agency in the United States. During her nearly seven-year tenure at DFEH, the agency took in 140,000 complaints and prosecuted between 400-500 cases, including several class complaints. Phyllis garnered wins and settlements of about $100 million plus affirmative relief. At DLA Piper, Phyllis focuses her practice on the employment policy, legislative and business development issues that concern companies in California.



Webinar Details

This webinar covers the latest risks and updates associated to employment law in 2016. We'll help you start off 2016 prepared and empowered to address the newest workplace issues and developments. Phyllis Cheng will also be answering your questions. You'll be eligible to receive 60 minutes of continuing education for HRCI and MCLE (CA only).

Certifications & Guides

This webinar has been certified for 1 hour of continuing education for HRCI and MCLE. For attending, you will also receive free sharable video lessons, along with a handy guide to improve your workplace training and business culture.