JSAHR Legal Seminar April 13 – Attorneys to Give Employment Law Updates

Posted on March 30, 2023 By

The Jersey Shore Association for Human Resources (JSAHR) is hosting a half-day legal interactive meeting, presented by the employment law firm of Jackson Lewis on April 13 from 8:15 a.m. to Noon at the Jumping Brook Country Club, 210 Jumping Brook Road, Neptune, NJ 07753. This seminar is sponsored by Manasquan Bank and Jackson Lewis.

Led by attorneys Luke Breslin, Pooja Bhutani, Shikha Dutta, and Cody Hubbs, this seminar will provide the latest information on employment issues impacting organizations on a federal and state levels with up-to-the-minute strategies and solutions. Topics will include a discussion of McLaren Macomb decision and its implications; review of the N.J. Temporary Workers’ Bill of Rights; analysis of trends about sexual harassment litigation, including discussion of recent decisions and the Ending Forced Arbitration in Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault Act, and the Speak Out Act; a discussion on the EEOC Draft Strategic Enforcement Plan for fiscal years 2023-2027, including evaluation of the plan’s top six enforcement priorities; an assessment of obstacles and innovations in the hiring process, including discussion on AI in hiring and best practices; and an evaluation of issues relating to unconscious bias and best practices for employers.

The registration fees are $65 for JSAHR members; $95 for non-members; $50 for first-time guests and those in-transition; and $10 for students. Register online at jsahr.shrm.org/events or email Christine Higgins at admin@jsahr.org or call JSAHR at 732-701-7155.

This program is pending approval for 3.0 SHRM PDC (Professional Development Credits) recertification credit and 3.0 HRCI (Human Resource Certification Institute) General recertification credit.

About the Jackson Lewis Speakers: Luke P. Breslin is a Principal in the Berkeley Heights, N.J., and Monmouth County offices. He represents employers in workplace law matters in federal and state courts, and administrative agencies, including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the New Jersey Division of Civil Rights. Pooja Bhutani is an Associate in the Monmouth County office. Bhutani represents employers in a wide range of litigation issues, including discrimination, wrongful termination, retaliation, and wage and hour matters in state and federal courts, and administrative agencies. Cody Hubbs is an Associate in the Berkeley Heights, N.J., office. Hubbs focuses his practice on representing employers in workplace law matters, including preventive advice and counseling, litigation and administrative matters. Shikha Dutta is an Associate in the Monmouth County office. Dutta focuses her practice on representing employers in workplace law matters, including advice and counseling.

About Jackson Lewis, P.C.: Jackson Lewis P.C. is among the largest firms in the country dedicated to representing management in labor, employment and benefits law, and related litigation. With 58 offices across the country, the firm has both a national perspective and keen understanding of the nuances of regional business environments. Jackson Lewis represents employers before state and federal courts on a wide range of issues, including discrimination, wrongful discharge, retaliation, whistleblower, health, safety, wage/hour, pension, and benefits. The firm’s attorneys negotiate collective bargaining before the NLRB, OSHA, and other federal and state agencies.