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MELA's 16th Annual (Virtual) Conference
Friday, December 04, 2020, 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM EST
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Maryland Employment Lawyers Association

16th Annual (Virtual) Conference

Friday, December 4, 2020

9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

WANT TO REGISTER?  YOU HAVE THREE OPTIONS:

1.  Pay $25 to attend the Conference.

2.  Pay a discounted fee of $25 for a 2021 MELA Membership (regularly $50) and attend the Conference for NO ADDITIONAL COST! 

3.  Pay a discounted fee of $25 for a 2021 Renewal of your MELA Membership (regularly $50) and attend the Conference for NO ADDITIONAL COST! (Certain restrictions apply for new applications.  See MELA website for details.)

AGENDA:

Morning Sessions

9:00-9:15 am - Welcome and Introductory Remarks; Neil R. Lebowitz, Esquire

9:15-10:15 am - Q & A with EEOC General Counsel Sharon Fast Gustafson

10:15-10:30 am - Morning Break

10:30-11:30 am - Defense Bar Perspectives on the EEOC Process and Settlement Negotiations; Barnett Q. Brooks, Esquire & Andrew M. Dansicker, Esquire

11:30 am-12:15 pm - Best Practices for Law Firm Management in the Era of COVID (and After); Meredith “Merry” Campbell, Esquire & Ross Albers, Esquire

12:15-1:30 pm - Lunch Break / Fourth Annual Julie Martin-Korb Excellence in Advocacy Award

Afternoon Sessions

1:30-2:30 pm - COVID-19 Leave and Accommodation Challenges: What’s Next?; Jessica Lee, Esq., Center for WorkLife Law, UC Hastings College of the Law

2:30-3:15 pm - Recap of Recent Employment Laws on the State and Federal Level; Neil R. Lebowitz, Esquire 

3:15-3:30 pm - Afternoon Break

3:30-4:30 pm - Supreme Court Update: All the Goings On Last Term and This One; Robert B. Fitzpatrick, Esquire

4:30-5:30 pm - Judge Grimm Wraps It Up, with a Focus on A.I. Evidentiary Issues; Hon. Paul W. Grimm, U. S. District Court for the District of Maryland

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