2024 Annual Conference

When

06/07/2024    
8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Bookings

Bookings closed

Where

Nassau County Bar Association
15 West St., Mineola, NY, 11501
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2024 LI LERA ANNUAL CONFERENCE

PROGRAM SCHEDULE


8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Registration


9:00 AM – 9:15 AM
Welcome and Awards

Alyssa L. Zuckerman, Esq.,
LI LERA President and Member at Keane & Beane, P.C.


9:15 AM – 10:15 AM
Panel 1

Workplace Transformation and Return to Work Issues in 2024

This panel will address current issues affecting today’s modern workplace and the legal and practical considerations when dealing with them. Topics include, but are not limited to: ADA accommodations for disabled hybrid/remote workers; DEIA+ workforce strategies (e.g., neurodiverse employee integration; implementing name/gender change requests in the workplace; etc.); implicit bias issues and how to address them; the 60th anniversary of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and more.

Panelists

Dr. John Coverdale,
The Center for Workplace Solutions

Michael Krauthamer, Esq.,
NYSUT Labor Relations Specialist

Adam Ross, Esq.,
Member at Keane & Beane, P.C.


10:15 AM – 10:30 AM
Networking Break


10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Panel 2

Employment and Labor Law Update

This session will focus on a review of current and emerging topics in litigation and legislation that are impacting employment and labor law across all sectors. Topics include noncompete clauses, non-disparagement clauses, employee rights regarding breast feeding, recently updated EEOC Guidelines and other current issues in employment and labor law.

Panelists

Jonathan D. Rubin,
NYSUT Deputy Executive Director and Director of Field and Affiliate Services

Joshua E. Bienstock, Esq.

Jeffrey N. Naness,
Partner at Naness Chaiet & Naness


11:30 AM – 11:45 AM
Networking Break


11:45 AM – 12:45 PM
Panel 3

Trending HR Topics Boot Camp

This panel will cover HR issues on the rise and how to handle them including, but not limited to, the use of AI in hiring.

Panelists

Christopher Shishko, Esq.,
Partner at Guercio & Guercio LLP

Liam Russertt,
CSEA Labor Relations Specialist

Kimberly Hardin,
Adjunct Assistant Professor at St. John’s University, Owner of MyBizPartner


12:45 PM – 2:00 PM
Lunch and Keynote Presentation

Presenter

Richard Balletta, Esq.,
Attorney-In-Charge of Labor, Nassau County District Attorney’s Office


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Panel 4

Wage & Hour Issues Deep Dive

This panel will delve into current wage and hour topics that can get employers into “hot water” including, but not limited to, pay transparency, wage theft, pay frequency and more.

Panelists

W. Matthew Groh, Esq.,
Partner at Naness Chaiet and Naness

Marcus Monteiro, Esq.,
Partner at Monteiro & Fishman LLP


3:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Networking Break and Closing Remarks


REGISTER TODAY! SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE!

4.5 CLE Credits available for an additional fee (includes 3.0 in Professional Practice; 1.0 in Diversity; and .5 in Ethics).

*Online registration is subject to credit card processing fees. The ticket/sponsorship price, including fees, is shown below. Attendees may instead pay by check to avoid the additional fees. Please contact LI LERA President Alyssa Zuckerman at azuckerman@kblaw.com for more information.


THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!


Bookings

Bookings are closed for this event.