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Seminar Number

9073

Registration
Fee:

$155

45th Annual
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT LAW INSTITUTE

RECORDED DECEMBER 4, 2015

Archived Webcast

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Ethics Hour, 1 Professionalism Hour and 1 Trial Practice Hour

Co-Sponsor:
Labor and Employment Law Section, State Bar of Georgia

Presiding:
Robert M. Lewis, Jr., Program Chair; Chair, Labor and Employment Law Section, State Bar of Georgia; Regional Counsel, ERISA & Employee Benefits, U.S. Department of Labor, Office of the Solicitor, Atlanta

Welcome and Program Overview
Robert M. Lewis, Jr.
Whistleblower/RetaliatioN:  CURRENT ISSUES AND DEVELOPMENTS
Michael W. Johnston, King & Spalding LLP, Atlanta
Channah S. Broyde, Counsel for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Labor, Atlanta
Yasmin Yanthis-Bailey, U.S. Department of Labor, Atlanta
Michael Sullivan, Fitch McCranie, Atlanta

National Labor Relations Act Update
Moderator:
Robert M. Weaver, Quinn, Connor, Weaver, Davies & Rouco LLP, Decatur

Panelists:
Brent L. Wilson, Elarbee, Thompson, Sapp & Wilson, LLP, Atlanta
John L. Quinn, District 3 Counsel, Communication Workers of America, Decatur
Lisa Y. Henderson, Supervisory Attorney, Region 10, National Labor Relations Board, Atlanta

ethics FOR THE LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT LAWYER
Paula J. Frederick, Office of the General Counsel, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta

Wage AND Hour RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
Moderator:
Tamika C. Sykes, Sykes Law, LLC, Atlanta

Panelists:
Brett C. Bartlett, Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Atlanta
James E. “Jay” Rollins, Schwartz Rollins LLC, Atlanta
Jamala S. McFadden, McFadden Davis, LLC, Atlanta

Professionalism and Advocacy:  A judge’s Perspective
Hon. Leigh M. May, Judge, U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, Atlanta
Restrictive CovenanTS:  TRENDS IN GEORGIA AND BEYOND
Moderator:
Gary R. Kessler, Gary R. Kessler, P.C., Atlanta

Panelists:
Benjamin I. Fink, Berman Fink Van Horn, P.C., Atlanta
David A. Roberts, Hall, Arbery, Gilligan, Roberts & Shanlever LLP, Atlanta