For Immediate Release: July 20, 2011
Contact: Robert Becker
Telephone: (712) 262-1971 x 126
Public Invited to Joint Meeting on “Recent Supreme Court Cases, Lower Court Cases: Their Combined and Profound Impact on Employers and the World of Work”
SPENCER, IOWA - The Lakes Area Employers’ Council of Iowa (ECI), Kossuth County ECI, and Northwest Iowa/Southwest Minnesota Area Human Resources Association will be meeting jointly on Wednesday, September 21, 2011. R.J. (Randy) Stevenson will be speaking on “Recent U.S. Supreme Court Cases, Lower Court Cases – Their Combined And Profound Impact On Employers And The World Of Work.”
Wednesday, September 21, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Spencer Community Schools Central Administration Building
23 East Seventh Street, Conference Room B, Spencer, IA 51301
Program Outline And Highlights include:
• Recent Court Cases and employment impact
• A practical outline of appropriate employer response(s) to each case
• Refraining from costly mistakes and keeping yourself out of expensive litigation
Questions will be entertained by Stevenson, who is partner and chair of Baird Holm’s Labor, Employment and Employee Benefits Law Group. He represents both private and public employers in all aspects for Labor and Employment Law including wrongful discharge, discrimination, sexual harassment, whistle-blower, labor-management litigation, and more. Stevenson is named in “The Best Lawyers in America 2011” and “Great Plains Super Lawyers”. He is also listed in Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.
All employers, human resource personnel, accounting, payroll, and other staff members are invited to attend. The cost of this meeting will be totally underwritten by The Lakes Area and Kossuth County ECI groups along with the Northwest Iowa/Southwest Minnesota Area HR Association. The presentation and light refreshments will be free but pre-register is required to attend.
To pre-registrater, contact Bob Becker via e-mail Robert.Becker@iwd.iowa.gov or phone (712) 262-1971 ext. 126 by Friday, September 16, 2011. If you register, please attend. A certificate of attendance will be provided to attendees for recertification purposes. This course has been approved for 2 free hours of HRCI credit.
The Lakes Area Employers’ Council is a local employer group supported by Iowa Workforce Development Region 3 and 4, and is part of the statewide Employers’ Council of Iowa system. This employer’s group addresses workforce issues, and provides both educational and networking opportunities for employers and human resource professionals. Contact Bob Becker at Robert.Becker@iwd.iowa.gov if you have questions about this training session or about the Lakes Area Employers’ Council.