Seminars & Events
August 4, 2015
Nicki Bazer and Kendra Yoch present "Legal Lite for New Teachers" for new teachers at the DuPage Regional Office of Education.
August 4, 2015
The U.S. Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division has had a busy summer, issuing new proposed regulations that would dramatically narrow the scope of the Executive, Administrative and Professional exemptions (the "white collar" exemptions") to federal overtime rules, and a new Administrator Interpretation on independent contractors that may expand which workers are employees protected by the Fair Labor Standards Act.
August 5, 2015
Staci Ketay Rotman is a panelist in the webinar entitled "FLSA Administrative and Executive Exemptions: Avoiding, Auditing and Correcting Misclassifications," hosted by Strafford.
August 10, 2015
Amy Moor Gaylord presents "Negotiating Successful Adjunct Union Collective Bargaining Agreements" in an Academic Impressions webcast.
August 10, 2015
Tejas Shah and Jackie Wernz present at a workshop hosted by the DuPage County Regional Office of Education for Dupage County schools.
August 19, 2015
Chris Johlie presents "The Investigations Process," a National Public Employer Labor Relations Association (NPELRA) elective academy.
September 4, 2015
Ares Dalianis co-presents “Maintaining and Protecting Property Tax Revenues During Uncertain Times in Illinois” for the South Suburban School Business Officials (SSSBO) along with Elizabeth Hennessy of William Blair & Company.
September 23, 2015
Ellen Babbitt and Pete Land present "Faculty Civility and Academic Freedom: Protecting the Workplace While Preserving Academic Culture" hosted by Academic Impressions.
October 2, 2015
Darcy Kriha presents "Legal Boot Camp for New Special Education Administrators" at the Illinois Alliance of Administrators of Special Education (IAASE) 17th Annual Fall Conference.
October 9, 2015
Jacqueline Gharapour Wernz presents "Social Media and Special Education" at the Eastern Illinois Association of Special Education (EIASE) Fall Institute.
November 9, 2015
Dan Salemi presents "Bargaining in an ACA World" at the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans (IFEBP)’s 61st Annual Employee Benefits Conference on November 9 and 10.
November 21, 2015
Brian Crowley, Jacqueline Gharapour Wernz, and Nicki Bazer present "Safety Alert! Get Tips to Find Your Way Through the Student Data Fog" at the 2015 Joint Annual Conference of IASB/IASA/IASBO.
The new NLRB election procedure rules, which became effective April 14, 2015 dramatically streamline the union election process and reduce the amount of time employers have to respond to union organizing. The new rules have already survived one legal challenge and, for now, look like they may be here to stay.
July 21, 2015
Doug Hass presents "New Overtime Rules Are Here: Your Comprehensive Action Plan for Reducing Wage and Hour Violations" in a webinar hosted by BLR.
June 30, 2015
Dan Salemi is a panelist in "The Affordable Care Act on Campus in 2015: Ask the Experts" at the 2015 National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA) Annual Conference.
June 29, 2015
Amy Moor Gaylord is a panelist in "America's Top 40: The 2015 Employment Law Update" at the 2015 NACUA Annual Conference.
June 18, 2015
Amy K. Dickerson presents “Sexual Violence in K-12 Schools: Navigating Title IX in 2015” at the Education Law: A Year in Review event hosted by Loyola University's Civitas ChildLaw Center.