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Welch Consulting Sponsors OCBA Labor & Employment Symposium

Welch Consulting is a proud sponsor of OCBA Labor & Employment Symposium on Saturday, June 11th. Welch Consulting Senior Economist, Amy Aukstikalnis, Ph.D. will be on hand, representing Welch Consulting. Early Registration is available on the OCBA website, through June 15th.

INTRO  1 Hour CLE    
 
  • WHAT IN THE WORLD ARE THEY THINKING? A PEEK INTO THE FAIR EMPLOYMENT AND HOUSING COUNCIL
    Patti Perez, Esq., Ogletree Deakins and Member of the Fair Employment and Housing Council
 
MORNING BREAKOUT SESSIONS 1 Hour CLE
  • Breaking News: Developments in Wage & Hour Law
    Javier Rivera-Carbone, Esq., Javier Rivera-Carbone, PC
    Joshua N. Lange, Esq., Rastegar Law Group, APC
    Wendy Sugg. Esq., Troutman Sanders LLP

  • From Fighting Words to Fisticuffs: What to do about Violence in the Workplace
    Nicole A. Nguyen, Esq., Sessions & Kimball, LLP (Moderator)
    Heidi L. DeGroot, Esq., Sessions & Kimball, LLP
    Francis T. Donohue, Esq., Voss, Cook & Thel, LLP
    Manny Tau, Psy.D

  • Yours, Mine or Ours? Recent Updates on Joint Employer and Independent Contractor Misclassification Issues in California
    Ryan Saba, Esq., Rosen Saba, LLP
    Kevin Ruf, Esq., Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP
 
KEYNOTE LUNCHEON  1.0 HOUR CLE    
 
  • Case Law Updates In Labor and Employment Law
    Hon. Ming W. Chin, Associate Justice, California Supreme Court
    Hon. Rebecca A. Wiseman (Ret.), Associate Justice, Court of Appeal, 5th District
 
EARLY AFTERNOON BREAKOUT SESSIONS 1.25 Hour CLE    
 
  • Employee Psychological Issues, Plaintiff and Defense Perspectives
    Mike Jewell, Esq., Law Office of Michael E. Jewell, APLC (Moderator)
    James McDonald, Esq., Fisher & Phillips, LLP
    Rose Amezcua-Moll, Esq., Amezcua-Moll & Associates, PC
    Dennis Greenberger, Ph.D.

  • The Rising Tide of PAGA
    Kashif Haque, Esq., Aegis Law Firm (Moderator)
    George Abele, Esq., Paul Hastings
    Louis M. Marlin, Esq., JAMS
    Matthew Theriault, Esq., Capstone Lawyers

  • How to Win at Mediation
    Michael C. Robinson, Esq., Robinson Employment Law (Moderator)
    Hon. David C. Velasquez, Ret., Judicate West
    Hon. James P. Gray, Ret., ADR Services, Inc
    Lynne Bassis, Esq., ADR Services, Inc.

LATER AFTERNOON BREAKOUT SESSIONS 1 Hour CLE    
 
  • Seeing Through the Smoke: Marijuana’s Increasing Impact on the Workplace
    Ron S. Brand, Esq., Jackson Tidus, A Law Corporation
    Lance Rogers, Esq.

  • Litigating Employment Claims Against Public Entities
    William M. Crosby, Esq., The Law Offices of William M. Crosby
    Barbara Raileanu, Esq., Woodruff, Spradlin & Smart, APC
    Daniel K. Spradlin, Esq., Woodruff, Spradlin & Smart, APC

  • New Developments in Discrimination, Retaliation & Harassment Law
    Neil Pedersen, Esq., Pedersen McQueen, APLC
    Julie Trotter, Esq., Call & Jensen

 

Cancellation Policy:
No refunds after June 8, 2016.