California - The Golden State for Big HR Mistakes: What You Need to Know About Policies, Training and Key Statutes

SHRM 2011 Annual Conference
This session will give you the tools you need to comply with the many challenging workplace laws in California.
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Track: Employment Law & Legislation

Having operations in the Golden State poses unique challenges for HR. If you are not prepared watch out! Leaves of absence, sexual harassment training requirements, meal breaks, domestic partnerships, vacation accrual/payout, termination and privacy issues are just some of the areas requiring special treatment in California. Walk away with a solid understanding of how to comply with these laws, including checklists and other resources, so you can effectively work in the Golden State.

Date(s) & Time(s): 
Tuesday, June 28, 2011 - 10:45am to 12:00pm

Allison West, Esq., SHRM-SCP

West, Esq., SHRM-SCP

Allison West is an employment attorney by background and uses her legal skills coupled with sound human resources practices to assist companies in managing and reducing their workplace risks.  She is a frequent top rated-speaker on employment law and human resources topics.  Allison specializes in delivering customized interactive training, conducting workplace investigations, coaching executives and managers, human resources consulting and provides expert witness assistance. Allison is a Board Member of the Association of Workplace Investigators and is licensed to practice law in California and holds a Senior Professional in Human Resources and SHRM-SCP certification.

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HR Credit
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