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Thursday, May. 30, 2013
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Jonathan B. Kreisberg, regional director of the Boston Regional Office of the National Labor Relations Board

Kreisberg to speak at next week's 34th Annual MBA Labor & Employment Law Spring Conference

Register for the June 5 conference to learn more about developments in labor and employment law, workplace violence and whistleblower protections.

The Massachusetts Bar Association's 34th Annual Labor & Employment Law Conference will be held on Wednesday, June 5 from 1:30 to 5 p.m. at Suffolk Unversity Law School, 120 Tremont St., Boston. The conference, sponsored by the MBA's Labor & Employment section, will feature a keynote by Jonathan B. Kreisberg, regional director of the Boston Regional Office of the National Labor Relations Board.

Additional conference highlights include:

Employment and Labor Law Survey

A panel of experts will provide a comprehensive survey of developments in the fields of labor and employment law over the past year, including recent decisions, proposed changes in discovery rules and the current composition of the National Labor Relations Board.

Workplace Violence

Millions of American workers are victims of workplace violence each year, making it a growing concern for employers and employees nationwide. Topics include a description of workplace violence, how OSHA handles workplace violence and how we develop solutions.

Whistleblower Protections

Our knowledgeable panel will give an overview of the various laws that offer whistleblower protection and will address opportunities and strategies for pursuing and defending these claims, including pharmaceutical and medical device off-label promotion, nursing home Medicare fraud, tax fraud and new protection laws.

Click here to register and for a full list of faculty.

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