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The Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee and the
Labor and Employment Law Section present
2011 Employment Law Overview for Law Firms and Law Practices

Course Classification: Intermediate Level

Program was recorded Friday, June 24, 2011 at The Florida Bar Annual Convention, Gaylord Palms, Orlando.

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Course No. 1213R


In a seminar extended over the course of nearly three hours, some of Florida’s most distinguished labor and employment law practitioners provide an overview of the most important national and state labor and employment laws and explain their applicability to lawyers and law firm employees.



9:25 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Opening Remarks
Hon. Alan Orantes Forst, Chairman, Unemployment Appeals Commission, Tallahassee

9:30 a.m. – 9:55 a.m.
Not Just Alphabet Soup: Overview of Florida Workplace Law
Jill S. Schwartz, Jill S. Schwartz & Associates, P.A., Winter Park

9:55 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.
Ethics Issues in Hiring, Supervising, and Parting Ways with Law Firm Employees
Robert S. Turk, Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson, P.A., Miami

10:40 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
Break

10:50 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.
Nondiscrimination and Employee Protections in the Workplace: Nondiscrimination and Sexual Harassment Laws, Family Medical Leave Act Provisions and The Americans with Disabilities Act
Zascha Blanco Abbott, Ford & Harrison LLP, Miami
Eric J. Holshouser, Fowler White Boggs P.A., Jacksonville
Cathleen A. Scott, Law Offices of Cathleen A. Scott, P.A, Jupiter

11:25 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
The Old School Labor Law Protections: Florida Unemployment Compensation Law, The National Labor Relations Act and The Fair Labor Standards Act
Hon. Alan Orantes Forst, Chairman, Unemployment Appeals Commission, Tallahassee
Gregory A. Hearing, Thompson Sizemore Gonzalez & Hearing P.A., Tampa

1213-LE-11-AudioCD.pdf



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Credit may be applied to more than one of the programs above but cannot exceed the maximum for any given program. Please keep a record of credit hours earned. RETURN YOUR COMPLETED CLER AFFIDAVIT PRIOR TO CLER REPORTING DATE (see Bar News label). (Rule Regulating The Florida Bar 6-10.5).




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