ANNUAL CONVENTION (8)
NELA 2018 Annual Convention Manual

Sessions include:

  • #MeToo: Hot Topics & Emerging Trends In Harassment Litigation
  • 9-0 Verdict For The Good Guys & Gals: Lessons From A Misclassification Jury Trial
  • A View From The Bench
  • Age Discrimination: Maturity Or Mid-Life Crisis?
  • Connect • Build • Advance: Honoring Courageous Plaintiffs                                                                 
  • Cutting Edge Disability Accommodation Issues
  • Damages: Cases To Take & Strategies For Optimizing Recovery
  • Deadlines & Administrative Exhaustion
  • Dealing With Difficult Defense Counsel In FLSA Collective Actions:  Common Defense Strategies & How to Ward Against Them
  • Demystifying The Deposition Process: Advice For New(er) Lawyers On Effectively Taking & Defending Depositions
  • Don’t Be Afraid To Lose
  • Eliminating Implicit Bias In Jury Selection
  • Ethical Pitfalls For Plaintiffs’ Employment Lawyers
  • Evaluating Damages & Valuing Potential Cases
  • Federal, State & Local Protections For LGBT Workers: The Evolving Legal Landscape
  • Guiding Federal Employees Through A Complex Landscape
  • Initial Consultations & Client Selection: What To Ask & What To Look For
  • Keeping A Practice Thriving In Hostile Territories & Trying Times
  • Legal Resistance To Efforts To Undermine Obama-Era Regulatory Initiatives
  • Managing “Individualized” Discovery In FLSA Collective Actions
  • Mediation From The Defense & Insurance Perspective
  • Outside-The-Box Discovery Tools: Getting Creative With Discovery In The Era Of Proportionality
  • Protecting Low-Wage, Immigrant, & Undocumented Workers In The Age Of Trump
  • Rebuilding The Rust Belt: Organizing Under Trump 
  • Sixth & Seventh Circuit Case Law Roundup
  • Strategies After Decertification
  • Summary Judgment Evidence After Ortiz 
  • Tax Issues For Employment Lawyers
  • The FMLA @ 25: Where Have We Been & Where Do We Go From Here?
  • The New Frontier Of Pay Discrimination Litigation
  • The Nuts & Bolts Of A Wage & Hour Case From Intake To Resolution
  • The Year In Review: Significant Developments In Employment Law  
  • Turning Employer Investigations To Your Client’s Advantage
  • Using Labor Law To Advance Employee Rights
  • Wage & Hour Class & Collective Action Two Years After Tyson Foods: Opportunities & Threats
  • Why Is Summary Judgment Still A Problem? 
  • Winning Your Case With Technology
  • Witness Interviewing, Examination & Lie Spotting
  • You Don’t Have To Walk Away: Fighting Forced Arbitration Provisions Or Remaining In Arbitration & Winning

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