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Both Days - Webcast

STARTTue., Apr. 27, 2021
9:00 AM
ENDWed., Apr. 28, 2021
4:10 PM
CLE 10 sub/2 eth PRICE Regular: $595.00
New Attorney: $298.00
Day One - Webcast

STARTTue., Apr. 27, 2021
9:01 AM
ENDTue., Apr. 27, 2021
4:10 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $375.00
New Attorney: $188.00
Day Two - Webcast

STARTWed., Apr. 28, 2021
9:00 AM
ENDWed., Apr. 28, 2021
4:10 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $375.00
New Attorney: $188.00

About

We're bringing the Event of the Year in Employment Law to you – Wherever you are!

The Employment Law Institute continues our proud tradition of bringing you practical and realistic solutions to both everyday and unexpected problems in employment law. Even though we are unable to meet in person again this year, this webcast will provide the same excellent content and terrific speakers you’ve come to expect. 

Topics this year include:
Year in Review
Diversity and Race Discrimination in the Workplace
Leave Laws and Accommodations Related to COVID-19 and Working from Home
Representing the Individual Defendant Ethically, Practically and Victoriously (ETHICS)
Benefits and Potential Pitfalls of Artificial Intelligence in Employment Law
Social Media, Politics and Social Justice in the Workplace
Morning with the Judges
Legal and Practical Issues in Arbitrating Employment Cases
COVID-19 Litigation and the Employment Lawyer
Investigation from Afar: Ethical Issues in Conducting Remote Investigations (ETHICS)
Spoliation in the Workplace: The Most Recent Cases in Pennsylvania and Federal Courts
Private Eyes Are Watching You: Recent Trends in Workplace Privacy Law

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Program Schedule

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

9:00 - 10:00 am

Year in Review

Rick Seymour and Mike Torchia

 

10:00 - 10:10 am

Break

 

10:10 - 11:10 am

Diversity and Race Discrimination in the Workplace 

David Fortney

 

11:10 - 11:20 am

Break

 

11:20 am - 12:20 pm

Leave Laws and Accommodations Related to COVID-19 and Working from Home

Gino Benedetti, Erin Galbally and Katharine Hartman

 

12:20 - 12:50 pm

Lunch

 

12:50 - 1:50 pm

Representing the Individual Defendant - Ethically, Practically and Victoriously (ETHICS)

Mike Homans and Jill Welch

 

1:50 - 2:00 pm

Break

 

2:00 - 3:00 pm

Benefits and Potential Pitfalls of Artificial Intelligence in Employment Law

Joel Roberson, Tina Tellado and Kwamina Williford

 

3:00 - 3:10

Break

 

3:10 - 4:10

Social Media, Politics and Social Justice in the Workplace

Peter Ennis

 

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

9:00 - 10:00 am

Morning with the Judges

Judge Goldberg, Judge Rufe, Judge Wolson, Sid Gold (moderator), Sara Begley (moderator)

 

10:00 - 10:10 am

Break

 

10:10 - 11:10 am

Legal and Practical Issues in Arbitrating Employment Cases

Paul Lantis, Rahul Munshi and Steve Console (moderator)

 

11:10 - 11:20 am

Break

 

11:20 am - 12:20 pm

COVID-19 Litigation and the Employment Lawyer

David Barron

 

12:20 - 12:50 pm

Lunch

 

12:50 - 1:50 pm

Investigations from Afar: Ethical Issues in Conducting Remote Investigations (ETHICS)

Jenn Betts

 

1:50 - 2:00 pm

Break

 

2:00 - 3:00 pm

Spoliation in the Workplace: The Most Recent Cases in Pennsylvania and Federal Courts

Brent Cossrow

 

3:00 - 3:10 pm

Break

 

3:10 - 4:10 pm

Private Eyes are Watching You: Recent Trends in Workplace Privacy Law

Risa Boerner and Carrie Rosen

 

 

 

All attendees will receive the course materials as a digital book. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $80. Additional copies are available at full price. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI Customer Service at 800-932-4637. Printed versions of the course book will not be distributed at the course; please allow up to two weeks after the program for the printed versions of the course book to be shipped.

Practice Areas

Faculty

NameFirm/Company
David L. Barron Esq. Cozen O'Connor (TX)
Sara A. Begley Esq. Holland & Knight LLP (Phila)
Gino J. Benedetti Esq. SEPTA Legal Department
Jennifer G. Betts Esq. Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC (Pgh)
Risa B. Boerner Esq. Fisher & Philips LLP (Radnor)
Stephen G. Console Esq. Console Mattiacci Law, LLC
Brent A. Cossrow Esq. Fisher & Philips LLP (Radnor)
Peter J. Ennis Esq. Cozen O'Connor (Pgh)
David S. Fortney Esq. FortneyScott LLC
Erin C. Galbally Esq. Thomas Jefferson University Department of Legal Affairs
Sidney L. Gold Esq. Gold & Associates PC
Hon. Mitchell S. Goldberg United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Katharine V. Hartman Esq. Dilworth Paxson LLP (Phila)
Michael D. Homans Esq. HomansPeck LLC
Paul C. Lantis Esq. Littler Mendelson PC (Phila)
Rahul Munshi Esq. Console Mattiacci Law, LLC
Consuela A. Pinto Esq. FortneyScott LLC
Joel E. Roberson Esq. Holland & Knight LLP (DC)
Carrie B. Rosen Esq. Aramark Corp
Hon. Cynthia M. Rufe United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Richard T. Seymour Esq. Law Office of Richard T Seymour PLLC
Christina T. Tellado Esq. Holland & Knight LLP (Phila)
Michael J. Torchia Esq. Semanoff Ormsby Greenberg & Torchia, LLC
Jill Sebest Welch Esq. Barley Snyder (Lanc)
Kwamina Thomas Williford Esq. Holland & Knight LLP (DC)
Hon. Joshua D. Wolson United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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