15th Annual

Employment Law Symposium

Presented by

Pettit Kohn Ingrassia Lutz & Dolin

In-Person or Livestream
November 17, 2021
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Farmer & the Seahorse
10996 Torreyana Road
San Diego, CA 92121

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 in-person and livestreamed 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?

This live event at Farmer & the Seahorse offers 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 session is 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. Breakfast, lunch, and a hosted networking reception for in-person attendees provides additional opportunities to have your questions answered.

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

PROGRAM & ATTORNEYS

Morning Sessions

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Welcome &
Introduction

Rachel Albert, Esq.

2021 California
Wage & Hour Update

Jennifer Lutz, Esq. & Rio Schwarting, Esq.

COVID-19 & Remote/ Hybrid Employees

Shannon Finley, Esq.

Arbitration
Agreements

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
Absence

Tristan Mullis, Esq.

Q&A Lightning Round

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Q&A Panel with Employment Team Shareholders
Join the Pettit Kohn Ingrassia Lutz & Dolin experts in this interactive session as they answer and discuss your pressing HR questions in greater detail. During this panel, you will be able to ask questions and get the answers you need from experienced employment law attorneys.
Thomas Ingrassia, Esq.

Jennifer Lutz, Esq.

Tristan Mullis, Esq.

Ryan Nell, Esq.

Shannon Finley, Esq.

Pricing & Registration

In-Person

Early Bird

by 10/25/21

$250

Regular

by 11/16/21

$275

Livestream

Early Bird

by 10/25/21

$99

Regular

by 11/16/21

$129

Special rates available for groups of 3 or more. See registration page for pricing.

FAQs

The venue is located at Farmer & the Seahorse, 10996 Torreyana Road, San Diego, CA 92121

All registrants will receive an email with a link to the Livestream and a Personal Access Code a few days before the Symposium. Use this link and access code to view the Livestream.

To access the livestream via this website, go to www.hrlawevent.com, click on the Live Stream link in the navigation bar, and enter your Personal Access Code. On the day of the Symposium, you will be able to access the live stream via this website page.

If you have any questions on the day of the Symposium, please call our Symposium Help Desk at (858) 755-8500.

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

For the best viewing experience, we recommend internet speed of at least 5 Mbps. Stream can be viewed on any of the following devices:

  • Desktop computer or laptop with at least an Intel i5 with 8GB of RAM 
  • Updated Apple desktop, iMac, or MacBook
  • Chromebook
  • Any smartphone 4 years or newer. It is recommended that smartphones be connected to wifi vs. cellular.

Yes, you can earn up to 4.5 SHRM, HRCI, and MCLE credits at this year’s virtual conference.

After the symposium, an email will be sent to each attendee 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 11/15/21.  We are unable to accommodate split registrations.

Yes. Please make checks payable to Pettit Kohn Ingrassia Lutz & Dolin and write “2021 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. 

We understand there are many factors that will influence your decision to attend either In-Person or via Livestream.  If you register for Livestream viewing and decide later that you are ready to attend in person or vice versa, please email us at [email protected] by Monday 11/15.  Please understand that guest capacity will be limited to 50% to allow for social distancing.  If we are at capacity when you submit your request, we will do our best to accommodate you.   

You may email [email protected]

COVID-19 Safety PrOTOCOL

At the 15th Annual Employment Law Symposium, the safety and well-being of the attendees, our team, and the venue employees is a top priority for both Pettit Kohn Ingrassia Lutz & Dolin and the Farmer & the Seahorse.  The Farmer & the Seahorse staff will be wearing masks at all times and will be providing the safest environment for onsite attendees under current CDC guidelines.  Guest capacity will be limited to 50% to allow for social distancing. Pettit Kohn and Farmer & the Seahorse will continue to monitor the COVID-19 environment in addition to the recommended guidelines and will communicate adjustments to the onsite policies and procedures as we approach the live event date.

Thank you for your assistance in providing a safe event experience for all guests.
Please email [email protected] with additional questions.