29th Annual Carl A. Warns, Jr. Labor & Employment Law Institute

June 21, 2012, 7:45am – June 22, 2012, 4:00pm
Louisville Marriott Downtown Hotel, 280 W. Jefferson Street, Louisville Ky.
Sponsored by: The University of Louisville’s Louis D. Brandeis School of Law
Registration Cost: $395; 10% discount for multiple registrations and early registration by May 1, 2012

New Dynamics in Labor and Employment Law

The Institute will provide 13.5 hours of CLE credit from the Kentucky, Ohio, and Indiana Bar Associations, including two (2) hours satisfying the Kentucky ethics requirement. This program has also been approved for 13.5 (General) recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute. Participants wishing certification of their attendance for other states should submit all required forms and instructions.

Registration


Program Date and time Location CLE hours Cost Brochure Online registration
29th Annual Carl A. Warns, Jr., Labor and Employment Law Institute June 21-22, 7:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Louisville Marriott Downtown Hotel, 280 West Jefferson Street The Institute will provide 13.5 hours of CLE credit from the Kentucky, Ohio, and Indiana Bar Associations, including two (2) hours satisfying the Kentucky ethics requirement. This program has also been approved for 13.5 (General) recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute. $395. 10% discount for multiple registrations and early registration by May 1. Single day registration is available for $235. Printed copies of materials are available for $25.
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For more information contact Margaret Bratcher at 502-852-1669.

Agenda

Thursday, June 21, 2012

7:45 Registration

 

8:20 Welcome

Dean Jim Chen
University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law

 

8:30-9:15 Review of Kentucky Employment Law Cases

George Adams
Fischer & Phillips LLP

 

9:15-10:15 Review of U.S. Supreme Court Labor and 
Employment Cases

Honorable Judge Mark Bennett
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa

 

10:15-10:30 Break

 

10:30-11:15 Unpacking the Employee-Misconduct Defense

Professor Sachin Pandya
University of Connecticut, School of Law

 

11:15-12 Class Action Litigation

F. Paul Bland, Jr.

Public Justice

 

12-1 Lunch

 

1-2 Covenants Not To Compete: From Negotiation to Enforcement and Defense

Russell Beck
Beck Reed Riden LLP

 

2-3 Writing and Arguing a Winning Employment Brief

Honorable Judge Jane Branstetter Stranch
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Professor Judith Fischer
University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law
Moderator: Professor JoAnne Sweeny
University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law

 

3-3:15 Break


3:15-4 The Perceptible Disconnect Between the Global Economic Crisis and the Wisconsin Public Sector Labor Dispute of 2011

Professor Paul Secunda
Marquette University, School of Law

 

4-5 Who is the Client?

Thomas Doyle
Thomas A. Doyle, Ltd.

 

 

Friday, June 22, 2011

 


8-8:30 Workers Compensation Update

Scott Miller
Priddy, Cutler, Miller & Meade PLLC

 

8:30-9:15 NLRB Update

Barry J. Kearney
Office of the General Counsel
National Labor Relations Board

 

9:15-10:15 EEOC Update

Carolyn L. Wheeler
Office of the General Counsel

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

 

10:15-10:30 Break

 

10:30-12 Panel Discussion

Anthony Belak, Jr.
Ombudsman, University of Louisville, Office of the Provost
Henri Mangeot, J.D.
Director of the Labor Management Committee

Linda R. George, J.D.
District Counsel for the Kentucky and No. Florida District Offices of the U.S. Small Business Administration
John Robert Curtin
4 Civility Institute
Chandler Hora
IT Specialist, Office of the Provost
 

12-1 Lunch

 

1-2 Carl A. Warns, Jr. Lecture: Dana II: The Law of Pre-Recognition Framework Agreements

Michael Nicholson
General Counsel, International Union, UAW (United Automobile Workers)

 

2-3 What to Do, What to Do: Employer Benefit Plans after Supreme Court Health Reform Review

Professor Susan Evans Cancelosi
Wayne State University, School of Law

 

3-3:15 Break

 

3:15-4:15 Ethics & Professionalism: Exploring the Boundary Between Zealous Advocacy and Lawyer Misconduct

A. McArthur Irvin
Irvin & Kessler LLC

Federal Magistrate Judge James D. Moyer


Thomas E. Clay
Clay Frederick Adams PLC

Phil Eschels

Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP

 

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