Employment Law Update – SF Edition: 2011—A Year in Review: 2012—A Tough Year Ahead

Download: Flyer – 2011 Year in Review- 2012 A Tough Year Ahead (rev) (1420455).pdf

Join the attorneys from Weintraub Genshlea Chediak’s Employment Law Group for an exhilarating morning (ok … that’s code for an adrenaline — charged; white – knuckle morning) as they review the complexities of a number of new laws facing employers in 2012, and discuss important case law developments from 2011.

Program Highlights:

  • Wage and Hour
    • The New “Wage Theft Prevention Act of 2011”
    • Written Commission Agreements
    • Brinker: The Wait is Almost Over
  • The consequences of misclassifying employees as independent contractors
  • Discrimination and Retaliation
    • The expansion of the definition of “Gender” under FEHA
    • Protection of “Genetic Information”
  • Disability Accommodations
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Privacy
  • Leaves of Absence
    • New obligations under California’s “Pregnancy Disability Leave” law
  • Policies and Contracts
    • Various new laws require employers to update their policies.
  • Ministerial Exception Cases

Thursday, January 26, 2012

9:00 a.m. — 12:00 p.m.

Le Meridien Hotel
333 Battery Street
San Francisco, CA 94111

8:30 a.m.
Registration and Breakfast

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

There is no charge for this seminar

Approved for 3 hours MCLE Credit; HRCI credits available upon request


Marilynn Cooper
Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Tobin & Tobin
475 Sansome, Suite 1800
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: 415.772.9648
Fax: 415.433.3883
[email protected]


Ramona Carrillo
Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Tobin & Tobin
400 Capitol Mall, 11th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916.558.6046
Fax: 916.446.1611
[email protected]