Lane Powell to Host 34th Annual Labor and Employment Law Seminar

  • On Wednesday, April 26, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Lane Powell will partner with Associated Oregon Industries (AOI) to present our “Best Practices for Best Employers” Labor and Employment Seminar, now in its 34th year.  The seminar will be held at Hilton Portland in its new Atrium Ballroom, located at 921 SW 6th Avenue in downtown Portland.  The registration fee is $75 prepay online or $90 at the door.  Online registration is available at
    The seminar will feature presentations by Lane Powell attorneys and guest presenter Betsy Earls, Vice President and Counsel of AOI.  Together, we will provide the most recent insights in employment law to help employers, HR professionals, in-house counsel and managers navigate tough employment issues, understand legal obligations, remain compliant, and avoid disruptive and expensive audits, charges and lawsuits.
    Seminar topics will include:
    - What employers should do now to comply with the Affordable Care Act and the impact of recent changes in Congress and the White House;
    - Changes to employment-based immigration practices that may impact your business and employees;
    - When cancer comes to work;
    - Recent developments in labor and employment law, and anticipated changes in the law and regulatory policy from the new administration and the Oregon legislature;
    - Pressing employee benefits issues in 2017;
    - How to comply with today's complex rules governing recruiting, interviewing and hiring; and
    - Harassment prevention, mitigation, policies, best practices and more!

This program has been submitted to the HR Certification Institute and Society for Human Resource Management for review.  We will apply for Oregon CLE credits.  For further information and/or questions, please contact Emily Snyder at 503.778.2025 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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