This year’s briefing, titled “High Stakes and High Priorities,” is designed for corporate counsel and other high-level professionals with employment, labor, benefits, or immigration law responsibilities. Government officials, in-house employment counsel, and EBG attorneys will address the latest labor and employment law developments and what they mean for companies of all sizes.
Sharon Block, who serves as Senior Counselor to the U.S. Secretary of Labor, will serve as the morning plenary speaker. Jeanne Goldberg, Senior Attorney Advisor, Office of Legal Counsel, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, will join a plenary panel discussion titled “Key Accessibility Challenges as the ADA Turns 25.” This year’s lunchtime keynote speaker is Neil Cavuto, Senior Vice President, Anchor & Managing Editor of Fox News Channel and Fox Business News.
Other panelists include in-house employment counsel from AOL, Credit Suisse, Daiwa Capital Markets, Fresh Direct, Google, Intercontinental Exchange, J. Crew, St. Barnabas Hospital, and Visiting Nurse Services of New York, among others.
“We look forward to presenting this informative and well-attended event each year and hope that it continues to serve as a terrific resource for those who participate,” said David W. Garland, Chair of EBG’s Employment, Labor, and Workforce Management Steering Committee. “We have organized a fantastic line-up of speakers for all of our sessions, including our industry and topical workshops, which this year will focus on the financial services, health care, retail, and technology industries, as well as compliance and wage and hour issues.”
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