Upper Midwest Employment Law InstituteTo Be Hosted By MINNCLE

Monday, May 4, 2009 - 01:00

The 2009 Upper Midwest Employment Law Institute will be held Thursday and Friday, May 28 and 29. Beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, the institute will continue until 5:00 p.m. that day with a reception following. On Friday the program will begin at 8:00 a.m. and adjourn at 5:00 p.m. The event will be held at the Saint Paul River Centre, 175 West Kellogg Boulevard, St. Paul, Minnesota.

Layoffs, wage freezes and other actions designed to cut labor costs are front page news. A new administration promises dramatic new directions, and attorneys and other professionals are grappling with huge employment law changes. Never before have there been so many new law changes in one year.

In a flexible tracked system, the agenda of this institute's sessions will allow attendees to customize their experience with options of topics on every facet of employment law.

Among the list of faculty and planners are Steven R. Anderson, Faegre & Benson LLP; Barbara Berish Brown, Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker, LLP; Barbara Jean D'Aquilla, Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.; Holly S. A. Eng, Dorsey & Whitney LLP; Christopher A. Parlo, Morgan Lewis & Bockius; and Donald S. Prophete, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

For information about available CLE credits and registration fees, see CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

For more information and to register for the seminar call (800) 759-8840 or visit www.minncle.org.