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Annual Advanced Employment Law Symposium CLE (ELE170316)
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 Export to Your Calendar 3/16/2017
When: Thursday, March 16, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Map this event »
Grassy Hill Country Club
441 Clark Lane
Orange, Connecticut  06477
United States
Contact: Member Service Center

Online registration is available until: 3/16/2017
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Presented by the Labor and Employment Law Section 

Seminar Code: ELE170316

CLE Credit
CT: 4.0 CLE Credits
NY: 5.0 CLE Credits (5.0 Professional Practice)

About the Program
Learn about the most current developments in labor and employment law from leading employment lawyers in the state.

You Will Learn

  • Wage and hour updates, including new white collar regulations
  • Discovery under the new federal rules, including the requirement of proportionality
  • About the update on the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities
  • The not-to-be-missed update of federal and state case law by Joshua Hawks-Ladd and Joshua Goodbaum 

Who Should Attend
All labor and employment practitioners—whether they represent employees, management, or unions—as well as lawyers who want to learn about the practice area.


David Rintoul
Zeldes Needle & Cooper PC


James N. Bhandary-Alexander
New Haven Legal Assistance Association Inc
New Haven
Chad L. Edgar, Esquire
Matthew H. Geelan Joshua R. Goodbaum
  Mark A. DuBois
Gerghty & Bonnano LLC
New London
 Chad L. Edgar
Cardi & Edgar LLP
New York, NY
Matthew H. Geelan
Donahue Durham & Noonan PC
 Rachel L. Ginsburg
Pullman & Comley LLC
Joshua G. Goodbaum
Garrison Levin-Epstein
Fitzgerald & Pirrotti PC
New Haven
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Joshua Hawks-Ladds
Pullman & Comley LLC
  Mary E. Kelly
Livingston Adler Pulda Meiklejohn & Kelly PC
 Michael N. LaVelle
Pullman & Comley LLC

 Peter J. Murphy
Shipman & Goodwin LLP

 Nicole Rothgeb
Livingston Adler Pulda Meiklejohn & Kelly PC
Cheryl Sharp
CT Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities

John G. Stretton

Eric L. Sussman

Todd D. Steigman
Madsen Prestley & Parenteau LLC

John G. Stretton
Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC

Eric L. Sussman
Day Pitney LLP

Program Agenda

8:00-9:00 Registration and Breakfast

9:00- 10:00 Concurrent Session 1

Legal Ethics: Issues with Joint Representation
Speakers: Mark DuBois, Todd Steigman, Eric Sussman

Electronic Discovery For the Small Firm Lawyer
Speakers: Chad Edgar, Matthew H. Geelan

10:00-10:15 Break

10:15 – 11:15 Concurrent Session 2

The CHRO: What You Don't Know But Should
Speakers: Cheryl Sharp, Nicole Rothgeb, Peter Murphy

The ADA, FMLA and Workers Compensation: Leave Issues in Employment
Speakers: Mary Kelly, John Stretton

11:15 - 11:30 Break

11:30 - 12:20 Concurrent Session 3

Legal Drugs in the Workplace
Speakers: Rachel Ginsburg +

Wage & Hour Update
Speaker: James Bhandary-Alexander, Michael Lavelle

12:30 – 2:00 Luncheon Plenary: The Annual Employment Law Update
Speakers: Joshua R. Goodbaum, Joshua Hawks-Ladds

Cost: Includes a light breakfast, snack break, and lunch
          Labor and Employment Section Member $189
          CBA Member $199
          Non-Member $259
          Student $35

Materials for this seminar will be e-mailed to registrants prior to the seminar for download. No paper copies will be prepared. Please note that refunds will not be granted once course materials have been received.

The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional credits. Financial hardship information available upon request