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Sidney F. Lewis, Chair

 


Upcoming Events:

Managing the ADAAA Accommodation Process CLE

Handling employees’ requests for multiple extensions of leave and addressing intermittent absences and unreliable attendance are understandably employer pet peeves.  We will review recent guidance on the best ways to address those issues in the workplace.

Speaker:
Jennifer Kogos, Jones Walker LLP

Date:
Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Time:
Noon - 1 p.m.

Location:
NOBA Office
650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505
New Orleans, LA 70130

CLE:
1 hour of CLE credit

Cost:
NOBA Member Discount - $35 (includes lunch)
Non Member Price - $55 (includes lunch)

Registration:

  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
  2. Email Morgan Ellis.
  3. Mail payment to the NOBA Office, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130

Please note: Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund less an administrative fee. No refunds for no shows. 
 


Recent Events:

On May 10, Sid Lewis presented "New FLSA Salary Rule and DOL Persuader Rule" CLE.

On August 11, 2015, the Committee held "OSHA's New Record Keeping Approach & How to Prepare for a Visit" CLE with Jane Heidingsfelder and Patrick Veters of Jones Walker.

On April 7, 2015,  presenters Kathleen McKinney, Regional Director, Region 15 of the NLRB and Sue Crochet, Assistant to the Regional Director will discuss new rule changes that will go into effect this month.

On October 2, 2014, the Committee held "Prosecuting & Defending Trade Secret Violations and Related Claims Against Former Employees" with Joe Lavigne of Jones Walker.

Update from the Region:  Hot Topics in NLRB Region 15 CLE

National Labor Relations Board Regional Director Kathleen McKinney and Deputy Regional Attorney Andrea Wilkes addressed the NLRB’s new posting rule and election rules, other possible rule changes, and recent Board decisions that all employers, unions and their attorneys, should be aware of.