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Thursday, May. 10, 2012

Labor & Employment Conference to feature the Globe's Bob Ryan

All-day conference to focus on employment law and MCAD updates, courtroom skills and more.

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Register for the 33rd Annual Labor & Employment Law Spring Conference on Friday, May 18 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The Colonnade Hotel, 120 Huntington Ave., Boston. The conference features keynote speaker Bob Ryan, Boston Globe sports columnist.

  • 9 a.m.: Introductory Remarks
  • 9:10-10:15 a.m.: Employment Law Update -- An Overview of Significant Developments and Notable Cases
  • 10:15-10:30 a.m.: Networking Break
  • 10:30-11 a.m.: An Act Relative to Gender Identity -- What Employment Lawyers Need To Know
  • 11 a.m.-noon: Employee Misclassification and Current State And Federal Government Enforcement
  • Noon: Lunch and keynote address by Bob Ryan, columnist, Boston Globe
  • 1:15-2:15 p.m.: NLRA Issues for Non-Union Workforce
  • 2:15-2:30 p.m.: Networking Break
  • 2:30-3:30 p.m.: Practicum on Courtroom Advocacy -- Tips For Improving Your Courtroom Skills
  • 3:30-4:15 p.m.: News and Developments from the MCAD
  • 4:15 p.m.: Reception

Price:
Sponsoring section MBA members: $180; MBA member paralegals, law students: $120; MBA members: $200; and nonmembers: $240.

Registration:
For more information, or to register, call Member Services at (617) 338-0530 or click here.

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