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Nossaman's 2018 Emerging Employment Issues Seminar

Friday, February 9, 2018
7:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Center Club | Orange County, CA

Don't miss this important annual employment law update!  Please join us for this complimentary seminar on cutting-edge employment law issues.  The 2018 employment landscape is significantly different and this seminar will outline the latest developments and implications on both the public and private sectors.

This is a must-attend event for in-house counsel, human resource professionals, and senior management.

The program will include:

  • A panel* on the rebooting/revolution of sexual harassment prevention;
  • An in-depth analysis of recent federal and California employment-related legislation and court decisions;
  • A cybersecurity/data breach panel* addressing prevention techniques to STOP helping the hacker; and
  • Best practices on successfully navigating the continuing labyrinth of leave laws.

We will focus on practical solutions, best practices, and action items for you to take away.

*Nossaman attorneys will be joined by leading industry experts during the panel discussions (depending on the location) such as:

  • Hon. Sheila Prell Sonenshine (Ret.) | JAMS Mediator & Arbitrator;
  • Christina M. Zabat-Fran | General Counsel, St. John;
  • Catherine Crow | Vice President Human Capital, OptumCare;
  • Pernille Spiers-Lopez | Former VP of Global HR and CEO, IKEA, N.A.;
  • Katherine Edwards | Mediator & Investigator;
  • Meryl Marshall-Daniels | Corporate Consultant and Former CEO of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences;
  • Susan Bowman | Corporate Consultant and Former VP of HR for Emulex;
  • James Brekk  | CIO and Interim Deputy CEO, Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association (LACERA);
  • Ron Williams | CEO, Talon Executive Services; and
  • Steven Konecny | Director, EisnerAmper.

Do you have specific questions that you would like addressed during our seminars?  Please send us an e-mail at to submit your questions prior to the seminars.

Registration & Breakfast: 7:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Friday, February 9, 2018
The Center Club
650 Town Center Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Additional Seminar Dates/Locations
February 8 - Los Angeles
February 28 - San Francisco
March 1 - Sacramento

For additional information or to be added to our mailing list, please contact Jessica Ku at or 949.477.7667.

An application for California MCLE accreditation of this program is pending.  This activity has been approved for 3 HR (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®).

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