SHRMGP West Valley February 28, 2013 Member Meeting
February 28, 2013 - 07:15 am to 09:15 am
Legal and Legislative Update
Presenter: Ashley Kasarjian, Esq., Snell and Wilmer, Phoenix, AZ
This program has been pre-approved for 1 Hr Management and Strategic Credit!!
HR professionals are tasked with staying current with ever changing employment and legal issues related to all areas of human resources. In today’s world, the amount of information available can be overwhelming. As strategic partners, HR professionals must review, analyze and prioritize legislative changes and legal precedents that may impact their organization. Armed with accurate, relevant information, HR leaders will earn and maintain a seat at the executive leadership table and truly impact the overall success of their organization. In this interactive presentation, Ashley Kasarjian, author of the nationally recognized legal blog, “Employment and the Law”, will review critical state and federal cases that have been making the news and dominating discussions at the "water-cooler." This legal and legislative update will educate and inform even the most seasoned Human Resources practitioners. Topics will range from social media and wage and hour issues to EEOC and NLRB updates.
Ashley is an attorney at Snell and Wilmer, the largest full-service law firm in Arizona. Her practice is focused on defending companies in employment and commercial litigation matters, and she routinely advises and counsels employers regarding employee hiring, discipline, leave and termination; reductions in force; personnel policies and handbooks; noncompetition, nonsolicitation and confidentiality agreements; employment contracts and best employment practices.
She also assists clients with complex internal investigations-- including allegations of corporate
misconduct, accounting fraud, and employment issues.
Ashley is the author of the legal blog, Employment and the Law, which was named the Best Employment Law Blog in the Nation in 2011 by LexisNexis. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation and the Editorial Board of Arizona Attorney Magazine.
Thank you to our sponsor!
VenueArrowhead Country Club
19833 N. 73rd Avenue
Fees / Cost
$40Registrations for this event closed on 02/26/2013 12:00 am