CA Bar Seminar Will Focus On Retail Industry Employment Issues

Sunday, July 1, 2007 - 00:00

The Labor & Employment Law Section of the State Bar of California will present a CLE seminar titled Labor and Employment Issues in the Retail Industry.

The program will take place on Tuesday, July 19 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the State Bar of California offices, 180 Howard Street, San Francisco.

This program is specifically designed for private attorneys and corporate counsel who work in the retail industry. This unique program explores cutting-edge wage and hour labor and employment issues, offering analysis and insight on how the industry might approach difficult issues. The program presents a well-rounded and experienced perspective from counsel for management and plaintiffs, as well as government agencies who enforce and prosecute these cases.

Speakers include Jo Ann Frankfurt, employment/housing mediator; David Bradshaw, Jackson Lewis; Anne Hipshman, staff attorney, California Division of Labor Standards Enforcement; Jocelyn D. Larkin, director of litigation and training, The Impact Fund, and Janie Hickok, assistant deputy director for program and policy development, California Department of Fair Employment and Housing.

For information on available CLE credits, see the Bulletin board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To register for the program, call (415) 538-2590.