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- 8:25 - Coffee and Registration
8:25 - 8:30 - Welcome and Announcements
8:30 - 9:00 - Identity Theft and the Employment Relationship - Speaker: Jo
Ellen Whitney, Davis Brown Law Firm
9:00 - 9:30 - Know Your Revised Agency Rules, Part 1: Pay Data Reporting
Requirements - Speaker: Kelsey Knowles, Belin McCormick
9:30 - 10:15 - How to Get the Deal Done: Tips and Wisdom from Employment
Law Mediators – Speakers: David Goldman, Babich Goldman, P.C.; Elizabeth
Kennedy, Ahlers & Cooney, P.C. and Michael Mullin, Kutak Rock, L.L.P.
10:15 - 10:30 - Break
10:30 - 11:30 - The Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 and Implications
for Non-Compete and Confidentiality Agreements – Speakers: Thomas Foley,
Whitfield & Eddy, P.L.C. and Randall Armentrout, Nyemaster Goode, P.C.
11:30 - 12:00 - Case Law Update – Speaker: TBA
12:00 - 1:00 – Lunch (provided with registration)
1:00 - 2:00 - Litigating Employment Claims in Federal Court - Speakers:
Hon. Leonard T. Strand, United States District Judge for the Northern District
of Iowa; Hon. Rebecca Goodgame Ebinger, United States District Judge for the
Southern District of Iowa; Hon. Helen C. Adams, United States Magistrate Judge
for the Southern District of Iowa and Hon. CJ Williams, United States
Magistrate Judge for the Northern District of Iowa
2:00 - 3:00 - Using Social Media Ethically and Effectively – Speaker:
Timothy Semelroth, RSH Legal
3:00 - 3:30 - Know Your Revised Agency Rules, Part 2: FLSA Developments –
Speaker: Kendra Hanson, Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
3:30 - 3:45 – Break
3:45 - 4:15 - What You Didn’t Learn in Law School: How to Effectively
Manage a Law Practice – Speakers: Thomas Duff, Duff Law Firm, P.L.C.; Deborah
Tharnish, Davis Brown Law Firm and Mark Zaiger, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll
4:15 - 5:00 - Effective Use of Demonstrative Evidence in Employment Law Trials
– Speakers: Mark Sherinian, Sherinian & Hasso Law Firm and Kevin Visser,
Simmons Perrine Moyer Bergman P.L.C.
CLE CREDIT (approved)
7 state hours which includes 1 ethics and 6.50 federal hours
Prices below reflect the early-bird registration fees. Registering after October 13th will result in a $50 late fee being added on to your registration fee
Labor & Employment Section Members (hard copy materials) - $185
Labor & Employment Section Members (electronic materials) - $165
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registering to receive the correct rate above. This code is for ISBA Labor
& Employment Law Section Members only. If wanting to join this section ($15
fee), please contact the ISBA's Membership Department at 515-697-7870 (must
already be an ISBA Member).
ISBA Members (hard copy materials) - $195
ISBA Members (electronic materials) - $175
Non-ISBA Members (hard copy materials) - $300
Non-ISBA Members (electronic materials) - $280
Sponsored by The Iowa State Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section