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Employment Law Seminar

Thursday, January 25, 2018
1:00 pm
- 5:00 pm

Free - $175.00

4.0 hours Illinois MCLE (pending)

Join us for the FBA’s Fifth Annual Employment Law Seminar and hear from employment law experts on the ever-changing landscape of federal laws and regulations.

Panelists will include members from the judiciary, government, academic and private practice. Do not miss the opportunity to mingle with panelists at the post-seminar cocktail hour.

1:00-2:00 pm

Enforcement and Litigation Priorities: EEOC, NLRB, DOL
Hear from our local federal officials regarding recent changes at their respective agencies.

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Tom Gauza
Chicago District Director
U.S. Department of Labor

Diane Smason

Diane Smason
Supervisory Trial Attorney
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Peter Sung Ohr

Peter Ohr
Regional Director, Chicago
National Labor Relations Board

Noelle Brennan

Moderator
Noelle Brennan
Shareholder
Noelle Brennan & Associates, Ltd.

2:00-3:00 pm

Seventh Circuit Case Update: New Cases
Judge Pallmeyer will provide her regular update on new employment law decisions in the Seventh Circuit.

Hon. Rebecca Pallmeyer

Hon. Rebecca R. Pallmeyer
U.S. District Judge
Northern District of Illinois

Efrat Schulman

Efrat R. Schulman
Partner
Jones Day

Jeanah Park

Jeanah Park
Shareholder
Vedder Price

Marc Siegel

Marc Siegel
Partner
Siegel & Dolan

3:00-4:00 pm

Privacy in the Workplace
Background Checks, Use of Social Media Information, and the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act.

John Drury

John Drury
Senior Counsel
Seyfarth Shaw

Thomas Ahlering

Thomas Ahlering
Associate
Seyfarth Shaw

Brenda Feis

Brenda Feis
Partner
Feis Goldy

Matthew Kugler

Moderator
Matthew B. Kugler
Assistant Professor of Law
Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

4:00-5:00 pm

A View from the Bench
Hear from our Northern District of Illinois judges regarding latest trends in employment litigation and tips for a successful practice.

Judge Robert Dow Jr.

Hon. Robert M. Dow, Jr.
U.S. District Judge
Northern District of Illinois

Hon. Matthew Kennelly

Hon. Matthew F. Kennelly
U.S. District Judge
Northern District of Illinois

Judge Sara Ellis

Hon. Sara L. Ellis
U.S. District Judge
Northern District of Illinois

Judge Mary Rowland

Hon. Mary M. Rowland
U.S. District Judge
Northern District of Illinois

David Haase

Moderator
David Haase
Partner
Littler Mendelson

Details

Date:
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free - $175.00
Event Category:

Venue

Seyfarth Shaw LLP
233 South Wacker Drive, Suite 8000
Chicago, IL 60606 United States

Other

Illinois CLE Credit
4.0
Required
Photo ID is required to enter the building
Notes
Cocktails and Hors d’oeuvres to follow​
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