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New Laws Forum for Illinois Employers

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Topics for 2015 will include – Pregnancy Protection Rule Interpretations – New Wage and Hour Regulations for Exempt/Non-Exempt Employees – New Government Enforcement Tactics – Trends at the NLRB and Update – New Case Law Trends – Federal and Illinois Updates 

Join us for the 2nd Annual New HR Laws Forum co-presented by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce and the Illinois State Council Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).
The New HR Laws Forum focuses on New Laws and New Legal Developments which will affect all Illinois employers in early 2016.  This forum features Illinois attorneys speaking on Illinois laws – as well as representatives from Region 13 NLRB and Department of Labor.

Attendees will have plenty of opportunity to ask their questions at the end of the day with the panel discussion.  Sitting on the panel will be Jeff Risch, SmithAmundsen, LLC; Jay Shattuck, Employment Law Council, Illinois Chamber of Commerce; Peter S Ohr, Regional Director, Region 13, NLRB; and more to be announced soon.

Featured Speakers

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Peter Ohrs, Regional Director, Region 13, NLRB – See bio here
Michael Aitken, Vice President, Government Affairs, SHRM – See bio here
Sen. Chris Nybo, Illinois District 24 – See bio here
Jeffrey Risch, Chair, Labor and Employment Group, SmithAmundsen, LLC – See bio here
Stephanie Dorning, Community Outreach and Resource Planning Specialist, US Department of Labor – Bio available soon

Continuing Education Credits
The 2nd Annual New HR Laws Forum has been pre-approved to offer 3.75 HRCI credits

The 2nd Annual New HR Laws Forum has been pre-approved to offer 3.75 SHRM Professional Development Credits

The 2nd Annual New HR Laws Forum has been approved to offer 2.0 CLE credits

The 2nd Annual New HR Laws Forum has been approved to offer 1 CPE credit for accountants, bookkeepers, payroll managers

2015 Agenda – (Subject to Change)
7:30 am – Registration and networking – visit exhibitors
Continental breakfast sponsored by SHRM
8:30 am – Welcome and Opening Remarks by Jay Shattuck, Executive Director, Employment Law Council, Illinois Chamber of Commerce
9:00 am – Overview of new and updated Illinois laws
Presenter:  Jeffrey Risch, Chair of Labor and Employment Practice Group, SmithAmundsen LLC
10:00 am – break and visit exhibitors
10:15 am – Significant Developments in Labor Law in both the Unionized and Non-Unionized Workplace
Presenter:  Peter Sung Ohr, Regional Director, National Labor Relations Board Region 13
11:00 am – Overview of New and Updated Federal Laws
Presenter:  Michael Aitken, Vice President, Government Affairs, SHRM
12:15 pm – Lunch with Keynote Speaker at 12:30 pm – Senator Chris Nybo, Changes in Springfield for Illinois Businesses and Employers
1:30 pm – Break & Visit Exhibitors
1:45 pm Wage & Hour Regulations/ Exempt-Non-Exempt
Presenter: Stephanie Dorning, Community Outreach and Resource Planning Specialist, US Department of Labor
2:45 pm – Panel Discussion on New Laws with Q&A
Panelists: Jeff Risch, Peter Sung Ohr, Jay Shattuck,
3:45 pm – Prize Drawings, closing remarks
4:00  pm – Adjourn

Sleeping rooms are available at the Hilton Lisle for an Illinois Chamber rate of $89 plus tax per night.  Reservations must be made no later than November 23, 2015 by contacting kjessup@ilchamber.org or (217) 522-5512 ext 227

Sponsorship or exhibitor information call
Elizabeth Dailey, Director of Sponsorship Marketing  (312) 507-1691 or edailey@ilchamber.org or Laurie Silvey, Associate Vice President, Business Services Division, President of Center for Business Management (217) 522-5512 ext 223 or lsilvey@ilchamber.org

 Thank you to our sponsors

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