PUBLIC SECTOR LABOR & EMPLOYMENT LAW
Live Webcast Seminar
ITEM #:  2031052001   |   EVENT CODE:  286316    |   CREDIT STATUS:  APPROVED
STANDARD PRICE
$195.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.

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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

9:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Public Sector Labor and Employment Law

Join us for our annual program, focusing on critical labor and employment issues with special public sector consideration. This convenient half-day program is just one of four programs being offered in the 2020 Employment Law Series in January/February.

Topics include:

  • Post-Janus Litigation: What to Expect in 2020
  • Interest Arbitration – Is It Still a Viable Option?
  • Public Employees, Private Speech: First Amendment Issues in the Public Sector

Special Bonus for Attendees:
Each attendee will receive the newly-updated Summary Guide to Discipline in the Public Sector. Live webcast attendees will receive a digital copy of the Summary Guide, available through their website account.


See also these programs in the 2020 Employment Law Series:
10 Best Practices for Managing Employees with Mental Health Conditions
Workplace Leave Obligations and Options: Taking Attendance in 2020
Answers to 40 of the Biggest Employment Law Questions Facing Employers in 2020

Schedule times below are for the live seminar. Please refer to DATES & LOCATIONS for individual replay start times.

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
CHECK-IN   -or-   JOIN ONLINE

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Post-Janus Litigation: What to Expect in 2020
This session will discuss the status of cases regarding union membership cards, the right to withdraw from membership immediately, the potential threat to public sector unions and public employers, and what can we expect as post-Janus cases filter through the courts of appeals on the way to the Supreme Court.
– Susan K. Hansen
– Meg Luger-Nikolai
– Gregg M. Corwin (moderator)


10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Interest Arbitration – Is It Still a Viable Option?
This session will feature a discussion on the perceived shifting of rights to negotiate contracts to government officials, alternatives to the process, and other legal considerations.
– Frank J. Madden
– Justin D. Cummins
– Kim Sobieck


11:00 – 11:15 a.m.
BREAK


11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Public Employees, Private Speech: First Amendment Issues in the Public Sector
Public employees are increasingly facing discipline for speech, and public employers are faced with the difficult task of determining when to impose the discipline. This session will examine the current case law and attempt to answer the question: “can they say that!?”
– Paula R. Johnston
– Joshua M. Heggem


A Special Thank You to Course Co-Chairs Gregg M. Corwin, Paula R. Johnston, Frank J. Madden, and Jana O’Leary Sullivan for planning the Public Sector Labor & Employment Law Program.

IN-PERSON LIVE PRESENTATION
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Minnesota CLE Conference Center
600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 370
Seventh Street & Nicollet Mall, Third Floor City Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

LIVE WEBCAST
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Attend online

IN-PERSON REPLAYS
Schedule times for replays may differ from those for the live program. Start times are as indicated below. Please register at least one week in advance to secure your copy of the course materials on the day of the seminar.

Minneapolis – 2/10/20 (Check-In 8:30; Replay 9:00)
Minnesota CLE Conference Center
600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 370
Seventh Street and Nicollet Mall, Third Floor City Center

In-Person Live:  $175 MSBA members / $175 paralegals / $195 standard rate
In-Person Replay:  $155 MSBA members / $155 paralegals / $175 standard rate
Live Webcast:  $195

Other discounts that may apply:

Scholarships available!
Need-based scholarships are available for in-person and online seminars. For further information or to obtain a scholarship application, contact us at 800-759-8840 or customerservice@minncle.org.

Minnesota CLE is applying to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 3.0 standard CLE credits. The maximum number of total credits attendees may claim for this program is 3.0 credits.

Minnesota CLE also is applying to the Minnesota State Bar Association for 3.0 labor and employment specialist credits; and to the Human Resource Certification Institute for 3.0 HR (General) recertification credit hours. 

Minnesota CLE is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM. This seminar is valid for 3.0 PDCs for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit www.shrmcertification.org.

STANDARD PRICE
$195.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.
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