Current EventsSave the Date: Webinar (TBA)
Save the Date: NLRB Update (Part 2)
03/17/2021, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Save the Date: Webinar (TBA)
Past Events21st Labor and Employment Law Annual Update and Certification Review
01/14/2021 to 01/15/2021
Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Boulevard, Orlando, Florida 32819View Brochure (PDF)
Free Zoom Webinar – Wage and Hour Update (4416)
01/12/2021, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
4416 Wage and Hour Update
The CARES Act has expanded federal funding for Short-Term Compensation Plans. Learn how a short-term compensation plan
through the Florida Department of Economic Development could be an effective tool to manage the transition back to full operation from COVID shutdown or slowdown.
Joanne Lambert, Jackson Lewis PC, Orlando
Aaron W. Tandy, Pathman Lewis, LLP, Miami
Hot Topics in Public Sector Bargaining
12/09/2020, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Presenters: Michael Mattimore, Allen Norton & Blue, and Marcus Braswell, Sugarman & Susskind
Description: Current events continue to shape the challenges that government employees and employers face in the public sector labor arena. Labor law experts Michael Mattimore and Marcus Braswell will speak about the new issues that are impacting collective bargaining issues and what they see on the horizon.
Keeping Tabs on the COVID Crisis
11/18/2020, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Presenter: Linda Bond Edwards, Rumberger Kirk
Description: The COVID-19 outbreak represents an ongoing challenge for employers and employees particularly given constantly changing landscape. Linda Bond Edwards will provide an update on the key issues that employment law practitioners should be aware of when advising clients on COVID.
46th Annual Public Employment Labor Relations Forum
10/22/2020, 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Rosen Plaza Hotel, 9700 International Drive, Orlando, Florida 32819
(Joint Live Seminar and Live Stream with City, County and Local Government Section)
The Group Rate is $127.00 per night and expires on September 30, 2020.Description:
Co-chairs: Glenn Thomas & Janeia Ingram
Description: Now in its 46th year, the Public Employment Labor Relations Forum is the longest running annual seminar put on jointly by two sections of the Florida Bar. The PELRF focuses on the labor and employment issues that affect public employers, public employees, and the unions that represent public employees. This year’s PELRF will focus on a number of hot topics in public labor and employment law.
NLRB Update: Where Do We Stand Now (Part 1)
10/14/2020, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Presenters: Robert Turk and Lisa Berg, Stearns, Weaver, Miller
Description: During the Trump administration, The National Labor Relations Board has issued a number of precedential decisions and undertaken rule-making that have reversed actions that the NLRB took during the Obama administration. In Part 1 of this update speakers Bob Turk and Lisa Berg will address these changes and how they have reshaped the landscape of federal labor law.
U.S. Supreme Court Update: Title VII and LGTBQ Discrimination – What Florida Employers and Employees Need to Know
09/23/2020, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Presenters: Robert Sniffen and Jeffrey Slanker, Sniffen & Spellman
Description: The United States Supreme Court’s recent decision in Bostock v. Clayton County held that federal law prohibits discrimination against LGBTQ employees. Speakers will discuss the decision, how the decision might be implemented by lower courts, and how it impacts the landscape for employees and employers in Florida.
COVID-19: What Employers and Employees Need to Know
09/16/2020, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
The Young Lawyers Division and the Labor & Employment Law Section of The Florida Bar are partnering to provide a FREE webinar on how the COVID-19 outbreak is impacting employment issues. Employers and employees face safety concerns and an uncertain legal landscape as they address the COVID-19 outbreak and attempt to return to both normal and new working conditions. By identifying and anticipating the issues that will arise, employers can better develop plans to minimize the legal risks associated with operating during a pandemic and employees can know their rights with regard to safe working conditions. Employment law experts Brian Hayden, Tyler White, and Cathleen Scott will speak on issues of interest to lawyers who are both employers and employees.
Webinar Series: What Employers and Employees Need to Know About the GDPR, CCPA, and Emerging Privacy Laws (3572)
05/06/2020, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Audio WebcastView Brochure (PDF)
Update on the FFCRA and Impact of COVID-19 on Employees and Employers (3915)
04/10/2020, 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Join us for an update on the recent developments regarding the interpretation of the FFCRA and the impact of COVID-19 on the workplace. With this ever-changing area, our speakers will update you on the most recent developments regarding the FFCRA and answer your questions regarding the implementation of these new laws.
Cathleen Scott, Scott Wagner & Associates, Jupiter
Scott E. Atwood, Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A., Fort Myers