15th Annual

Employment Law Symposium

Presented by

Pettit Kohn Ingrassia Lutz & Dolin

November 17, 2021
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Join Us for the 2021 Employment Law Symposium

Why Should You Attend?

Pettit Kohn Ingrassia Lutz & Dolin’s annual Employment Law Symposium is the place to learn about the upcoming employment laws, defense strategies, and emerging trends.  

This conference is a unique blend of information gathering, professional development, and employment law education that includes actionable insights you can use today. It will also provide opportunities to connect with and learn from established and experienced employment law attorneys in California.

What Will You Get Out of It?

Unique and compelling learning presentations led by industry leaders offering a breadth of education, including best practices, current strategies, updates on new HR laws, trends, and tips to stay ahead of the employment law curve. Live Q & A sessions are available to make sure your most pressing employment law and HR questions are answered. 

This program is pending approval for SHRM and HRCI recertification credits. Pettit Kohn Ingrassia Lutz & Dolin is also approved by the State Bar of California to provide Continuing Legal Education credits (MCLE Provider Number:  13919).

Each attendee will receive a comprehensive resource booklet that includes PowerPoint slides from each presentation plus additional source materials outlining the current statutory and regulatory changes.

Access to established and experienced California employment law attorneys with opportunities to connect with these legal subject matter experts. 

Opportunities for question and answer make it much easier to get your individual questions answered by our top legal experts. Please note: This Symposium offers guidance only and does not serve as or replace legal advice.

Attendees will have an opportunity to win prizes including:  $250 Donation to a Charity of Your Choice, Harassment Prevention Training, Employee Handbook Audit, and a Complimentary Registration for our 16th Annual Employment Law Symposium.

the 2021 Employment Law Symposium


Morning Sessions

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Welcome &

Rachel Albert, Esq.

2021 California
Wage & Hour Update

Jennifer Lutz, Esq. & Rio Schwarting, Esq.

COVID-19 & Remote/ Hybrid Employees

Shannon Finley, Esq.


Christine Dixon, Esq.

Afternoon Sessions

1:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Devil's Advocate: Thinking
Like a Plaintiff

Ryan Nell, Esq.

2021 California Harassment,
Discrimination, & Retaliation Update

Thomas Ingrassia, Esq. & Christine Robles, Esq.

Leaves of

Tristan Mullis, Esq.

Q&A Lightning Round

Q&A Panel with Employment Team Shareholders

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Thomas Ingrassia, Esq.

Jennifer Lutz, Esq.

Tristan Mullis, Esq.

Ryan Nell, Esq.

Shannon Finley, Esq.

Pricing & Registration

Single Registration

Early Bird

by 10/16/20



by 11/11/20 at 10 am


Group Registration*

Early Bird

by 10/16/20



by 11/11/20 at 10 am


*Groups of 3 or more from the same company


All registrants will receive a Personal Access Code a few days before the Symposium. To access the live webinars, go to www.hrlawevent.com, click on the Live Webinars link, and enter your Personal Access Code. On the day of the Symposium, you will be able to enter different sessions by clicking on the appropriate links.


If you have any questions on the day of the Symposium, please call our Symposium Help Desk at (858) 500-4807.


Please also note:  This Symposium offers guidance only and does not serve as or replace legal advice.

For the best experience, we highly recommend a high-speed internet connection – broadband wired or wireless.  In addition, we recommend downloading the latest version of Zoom at least a day in advance of the Symposium.

Zoom Desktop Client (PC, Mac or Linux)

Manually download the latest version by clicking download from the link at zoom.us.  If you already have the Zoom desktop client installed, check for updates.

Zoom Mobile App (iOS or Android)

Download the Zoom mobile app from your App store.  Zoom displays a mobile notification when a new update is released. The platform is compatible with both Mac and Windows systems.  Most smartphones and tablets are supported.

Browser Requirements: 

The platform requires the most recent HTML5-enabled versions of browsers such as Windows Edge, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Apple Safari.

Yes, you can earn up to 4 SHRM, HRCI, and MCLE credits at this year’s virtual conference.

After the symposium, an email will be sent providing the HRCI, SHRM, and MCLE credit information.

Yes. All live sessions will be recorded. After the Symposium, recordings will be posted on the website, www.hrlawevent.com.

For full refund eligibility, cancellations must be received one business day prior to the event.  Refunds will not be granted for no-shows.  All substitutions must be emailed to [email protected] by 11/9/20.  We are unable to accommodate split registrations.

Yes. Please make checks payable to Pettit Kohn Ingrassia Lutz & Dolin and write “2020 Employment Law Symposium” in the memo line. Please complete the registration form here and mail the completed form and checks to 11622 El Camino Real, Ste 300, San Diego, CA 92130. 

You may email [email protected]


If you have any questions on the day of the Symposium, please call our Symposium Help Desk at (858) 500-4807.