The Florida Bar

The Florida Bar
and the Labor and Employment Law Section present
Litigating Employment Law Claims 50 Years After Title VII

Course Classification: Intermediate Level
Live Presentation: November 13-14, 2014

The Riverside Hotel
620 East Las Olas Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
(954) 467-0671

Course No. 1783R

Please plan to join us at the Riverside Hotel, the only hotel on Las Olas Boulevard, located in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale. It has word-class restaurants and nightclubs and is only two miles from the beach.

Thursday, November 13, 2014

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Labor and Employment Law Section Executive Council Meeting (all invited)

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Reception (included in registration fee)

Friday, November 14, 2014

8:30 a.m. – 8:55 a.m.
Late Registration

8:55 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Gina Cadogan, Cadogan Law, Plantation
Ray Poole, Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP, Jacksonville

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Title VII, Then and Now
W. George Allen, introduction of Eugene Pettis
Eugene Keith Pettis, Haliczer, Pettis & Schwamm, PA, Immediate Past-President of The Florida Bar, Fort Lauderdale

10:00 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
Evolving Frontiers in Discrimination Claims
David Block, Jackson Lewis, LLP, Miami

10:50 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Retaliation Claims: The Nassar Experience and Beyond
Michael Johnston, King & Spalding, Atlanta, GA

12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.
Lunch (included in registration fee)
Ethics in the Discovery Process When Litigating Employment Law Claims
Heather Owen, Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP, Jacksonville

1:30 p.m. – 2:10 p.m.
Emerging Areas in Harassment and Hostile Work Environment Claims
Tonja Haddad Coleman, Tonja Haddad, PA/Adjunct Prof. Nova Southeastern University Law School, Fort Lauderdale

2:10 p.m. – 2:25 p.m.

2:25 p.m. – 3:20 p.m.
An Expert Witness’ Guide to Developing an Investigation Protocol
Donna Horkey, MS, PHR, Missing Link Consultants, Inc., Plantation

3:20 p.m. – 4:10 p.m.
Effective Dispositive Motions and Motion Practice
Caran Rothchild, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Fort Lauderdale

4:10 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Remedies: What are we fighting for?
Tad Delegal, Delegal Law Offices, PA, Jacksonville


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