Seminar Will Cover Employment Law Basics

Thursday, November 1, 2007 - 01:00

The Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA) will present a CLE seminar titled The Nuts and Bolts of Employment Law.

The program will take place on Saturday, November 17 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Southwestern University School of Law, 675 South Westmoreland Avenue, Los Angeles.

A panel of Los Angeles employment attorneys will guide participants through this dynamic area of the law. Topics will include plaintiff-client intakes, employee handbooks, wage and hour law, leaves of absence, workers' compensation, and retaliation. This is a "nuts and bolts" program designed for attorneys in the employment practice area and practitioners who specialize in other areas who are seeking a basic knowledge of employment law.

Among the speakers are Stephen M. Bernardo, Appell/Hilaire/Bernardo; Stephen W. Cooper, Kegel Tobin & Truce APC; Nicole Husband, Warner Brothers Entertainment Group, and Jeffrey S. Ranen, Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgaard & Smith LLP.

For information on program fees and CLE credits, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To register for the seminar, call (213) 896-6560 or visit