Past Presentations

Employment Law Update – What’s New for 2018
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Fresno, CA

Prevention of Sexual Harassment and Abusive Conduct Training
Presented in Partnership with Denham Resources

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Fresno, CA

Workplace Investigation from Start to Finish
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Social Media in the Workplace – #knowtherules
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

California Wage & Hour Law – Part Three
A Common Cents Approach to Timing and Payments of Wages
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

California Wage & Hour Law – Part Two 
Take Time to Learn About Break Time
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

California Wage & Hour Law – Part One
Avoid a Week Understanding of Workweeks: Recent Developments for Workdays, Workweeks, and Overtime

Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Employer Best Practice in Managing Leaves and the Interactive Process
Presented by Central California Employment Round Table
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
University Square
Fresno, CA

Are You Prepared for a Workplace Crisis?
Guest Speaker: Holly Carter, President of Carter & Co., Crisis & Strategic Communications Firm

Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The Must-Haves of Hiring and Orienting/Terminating Employees
Presented by Fresno Chamber of Commerce, Small Business University

Thursday, March 16, 2017
Fresno, CA

Part Three: Protected Leave – A Road Map for Your Internal Audit on Leave Requirements & Issues
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Prevention of Sexual Harassment and Abusive Conduct Training
Presented in partnership with Denham Resources
Thursday, March 9, 2017
Pardini’s
Fresno, CA

Part Two: Protected Leave – Case Studies on Leave Issues Including Everyday Hypotheticals
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Part One: Protected Leave – Untangling the Web of Protected Leave for California Employers
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, January 18, 2017

2017 California Employment Law Update
Sponsored by Central California SHRM
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Fresno, CA

2017 California Employment Law Update
Sponsored by Fresno County Employer Advisory Council
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Fresno, CA

Why Employees Unionize – Preventative Measures to Avoid Union Organization
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, December 21, 2016

What to Do When the DOL Comes Knocking
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Top 10 Wage and Hour Mistakes Employers Make: Don’t Get Caught by Surprise!
Sponsored by Fresno County Employer Advisory Council 
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Ramada Inn
Fresno, CA

2016 Employment Law Update
Sponsored by Pacific Employers
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Tulare County Builder’s Exchange
Visalia, CA

Get Ready for 2017 – An Employment Law Update of What Lies Ahead
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Workplace Investigations from Start to Finish
Sponsored by Fresno County Employer Advisory Council 
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Manchester Center
Fresno, CA

Prevention of Sexual Harassment and Abusive Conduct Training
Presented in Partnership with Denham Resources
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Pardini’s
Fresno, CA

Trends from the DFEH and Common Mistakes Employers Make When a Complaint
Is Filed – Guest speaker: Brenda Grant, DFEH District Administrator
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, September 21, 2016

New Federal and State Regulations Along With Case Law Have Recently Impacted Disability Discrimination Law in the Workplace
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Get Ready! New DOL Exemption Rule Takes Effect
December 1, 2016 – How to Prepare Your Business

Presented by Fresno Chamber of Commerce, Small Business University
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Fresno, CA

California Employment Law Update
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Top 10 Wage and Hour Mistakes Employers Make: Don’t Get Caught by Surprise!
Presented by Visalia Employer Advisory Council
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Visalia, CA

Workplace Investigations from Start to Finish
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, June 15, 2016

When ICE Comes Knocking, Will Your I-9s be Rocking?
How to Prepare for an I-9 Audit

Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Prevention of Sexual Harassment and Abusive Conduct Training
Presented in Partnership with Denham Resources
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Wyndham Hotel
Visalia, CA

Hottest Wage and Hour Issues – Part II: Identifying Common Mistakes in Timekeeping, Payment of Wages, and Wage Statements
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Employment Law Breakfast Forum
“How to Conduct a Workplace Investigation”
Presented by Central California Employment Round Table
Wednesday, April 12, 2016
Tornino’s
Fresno, CA

Hottest Wage and Hour Issues: Including AB 1513, PAGA Claims, and Class Actions
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Prevention of Sexual Harassment and Abusive Conduct Training
Presented in Partnership with Denham Resources
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Pardini’s
Fresno, CA

Pregnancy Claims on the Rise – Best Practices Regarding Pregnant Employees:
Before and After Delivery

Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Key “Must Haves” in Your Employment Practices
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Human Resource Law from Start to Finish National Business Institute
Discipline and Discharge – Necessary Documentation 

Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Park Inn by Radisson
Fresno, CA

Employee Right to Privacy: Drug and Alcohol Testing; Background Checks;
and the Latest on Social Media

Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, December 16, 2015

What to Expect in 2016
Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Fresno, CA

Ag Labor, Issues and Updates
California Farm Labor Contractor Association

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Harris Ranch
Coalinga, CA

Protecting Confidential Information and Trade Secrets, and Perfecting
Ownership in Employee-Created Intellectual Property
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Prevention of Sexual Harassment & Abusive Conduct
Presented in partnership with Denham Resources
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Fresno, CA

The Grit Project: True Grit and a Growth Mindset
Presented by the Woman Advocate Committee
Regional Meeting for Women Lawyers Hosted by Hatmaker Law Group
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Fresno, CA

Accommodating Disabilities in the Workplace, Including Depression
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Employee Right to Privacy: Drug and Alcohol Testing;
Background Checks; the Latest on Social Media;
and the new changes to Paid Sick Leave
Sponsored by: Security First Bank
Thursday, September 10, 2015
San Joaquin Country Club

Introduction to Workers’ Compensation
APMA Human Resources Certificate Program
Sponsored by Agricultural Personnel Management Association
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Santa Maria, CA

How to Prepare Your Company Should OSHA Come Knocking on Your Door:
Legal Compliance and Keeping Your Employees Safe

Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Employment and Safety Laws: Mid-Year Review
Presented by Agricultural Personnel Management Association
& Grower-Shipper Association of Central California

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Grower-Shipper Conference Room
Salinas, CA

Is Your Facility Compliant Under the Americans With Disabilities Act? How to Avoid a Claim – Guest Speaker: Daniel Zoldak, Professional Engineer, Certified Access Specialist, Lars Andersen & Associates
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Mid-Year Update, Including Employee Handbooks & Verifying Readiness for July 1
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Impact of New Anti-Bullying Training Law and Desirable Traits of a Manager Luncheon Sponsored by Security First Bank
Thursday, May 21, 2015
San Joaquin Country Club
Fresno, CA

Attention All Supervisors: Learn to Detect the Signs & Symptoms of Drug & Alcohol Use in the Workplace – Guest Speaker: Eric Andersen, Certified Safety Manager, Safety Health & Environment Professional, L.L. Andersen Consulting
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Impact of New Anti-Bullying Training Law & Desirable Traits of a Manager
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Prevention of Sexual Harassment & Abusive Conduct
Presented in Partnership with Denham Resources
Thursday, April 9, 2015
Holiday Inn Hotel
Visalia, CA

Discrimination, Harassment, Retaliation and Other Workplace
Cases, Trends and Administrative Enforcement Strategies
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, March 18, 2015

California Employment Law Update
Central California SHRM Luncheon
Wednesday, March 17, 2015
Tornino’s Banquets
Fresno, CA

Prevention of Sexual Harassment & Abusive Conduct Presented in partnership with Denham Resources
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
University Square Hotel
Fresno, CA

Affordable Care Act Update for 2015 with Guest Speaker: Alan Thaxter, Senior Client Consultant, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Social Media in the Workplace
Greater Reedley Chamber of Commerce Luncheon

Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Gerawan Conference Room
Reedley, CA

Steps to Take Now to Avoid Claims in 2015, Including Compliance with the New 2015 Employment Law
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Employment Law: 2015 Comprehensive Guide
National Business Institute

Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Piccadilly Inn Shaw
Fresno, CA

How to Navigate Social Media, Religion & Privacy in the Workplace
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, December 17, 2014

2015 California Labor Legislative Updates
California Construction Trucking Association
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Delhi, CA

The Latest in Employee Handbook Updates
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, November 17, 2014

Top Three Safety Compliance Issues, Including Prevention of Workplace Violence with Guest Speaker: Eric Andersen, CSM from L.L. Andersen Consulting 
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Legislative Updates: Employment, Taxes & Regulations for 2015
Sponsored by Institute for Family Business
Fresno State
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Fresno, CA

Sexual Harassment Training
Sponsored by Denham Resources
Thursday, September 25, 2014
University Square Hotel
Fresno, CA

How to Conduct Workplace Investigations that Hold Up in Court
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, September 17, 2014

California Wage and Hour Law Seminar
Presented by Security First Bank and CalCPA
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Fresno, CA

Pitfalls When Terminating the “Poor Attendance Employee”
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, August 20, 2014

The Hottest Wage & Hour Issues You Need to Know
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Professional Women in Business Lunch and Learn: Top Three Danger Areas When Terminating an Employee
Sponsored By Security First Bank
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Fresno, CA

Important FMLA/CFRA Issues – and Don’t Forget the ADA/FEHA!
Free Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Social Media in the Workplace
East Fresno Rotary
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Fresno, CA

The Central Valley Workplace Conference 2014
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Visalia, CA

Social Media in the Workplace
Sponsored by Security First Bank
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Fresno, CA

Workplace Disability Law for California Employers: An In Depth Look at Critical Issues
Sponsored by Citibank
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Fresno, CA

California Wage and Hour Law
Sponsored by Kelly-Naney Insurance Agency, Inc.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Fresno, CA

Sexual Harassment Training Schedule 2013
Thursday, September 19, 2013

Social Media and the Workplace
Merced County Women Lawyers Association
Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Sexual Harassment Training 2013
Wednesday, May 15, 2013

What Every Employer Needs to Know
Family and Medical Leave Act and Americans with Disabilities Act
Sponsored by Citibank
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Fresno, CA

2013 California Employment and Labor Law Update
California Dietetic Association
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Santa Clara, CA

Sexual Harassment Training  2013
Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Disability and Pregnancy Anti-Discrimination Regulations:
What California Employers Need to Know
Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Social Media in the Workplace
Fig Garden Rotary
Friday, February 1, 2013

SHRM of Tulare/Kings County Presents:
2013 California Employment and Labor Law Update
Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Social Media in the Workplace
Fresno County Women Lawyers
Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Sexual Harassment Training 2012
Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Legal Update: Banner Health System – NLRB: Workplace Investigations and Confidentiality
Northern Nevada Human Resources Association
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Reno, NV

Family and Medical Leave Act: What Every Employer Needs to Know
Sponsored by Citibank Las Vegas
Thursday, May 24, 2012

California Wage and Hour Law Seminar
Sponsored by Buckman-Mitchell, Inc.
Tuesday, May 22, 2012

California Wage and Hour Law Seminar
Sponsored by Citibank Riverside
Friday, March 23, 2012

California Wage and Hour Law Seminar
Sponsored by Citibank San Diego
Monday, March 26, 2012

SHRM of Tulare/Kings County Presents: 2012 Employment and Labor Law Update
Tuesday, January 17, 2012

California Council of School Attorneys Annual Workshop for School Attorneys
Friday, December 2, 2011

California Wage and Hour Law Seminar
Thursday, November 17, 2011

California Association of Workplace Investigators
2011 Annual Conference
Monday, November 14, 2011

Sexual Harassment Training 2011 – February 17, 2011,
May 18, 2011 or November 8, 2011

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA): “What Every Employer
Needs to Know”
Friday, October 14, 2011

Workplace Diversity and Inclusion under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA): What Every Nevada Employer Needs to Know
Northern Nevada Human Resources Association
Friday, September 23, 2011

Family And Medical Leave Act (FMLA)/ California Family Rights Act (CFRA) What California Employers Need To Know
Tuesday, September 27, 2011

The California Dietetic Association 2011 Annual Meeting/Exhibition
April 28 – 30, 2011

SHRM of Tulare/Kings County Presents: 2011 Employment Law Update for California Employers
Tuesday, January 18, 2011

California Leave Laws: What Every Employer Should Know
Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Sexual Harassment Training 2010
March 2, 2010
October 5, 2010

Fresno State Grape Growing Workshop
January 20, 2010

January 2010 SHRM Meeting
January 26, 2010

California Dietetic Association
Friday, April 16, 2010

California Wage and Hour Law Seminar
May 19, 2010

2010 Labor Law Seminar
May 20, 2010