McCarter & English, in conjunction with New Jersey Corporate Counsel Association's Labor and Employment Committee, will be presenting a timely and informative program on
Managing Your Workforce During Times Of Economic Crisis Seminar
Topics to be presented include:
Assessing the impact of the economic downturn on employment law claims. This section of the program will review the statistics and outline steps that employers can implement to address common employment claims and concerns that arise in a bad economy.
Best practices for implementing reorganizations and reductions in force. This section of the program will cover the planning process and possible discrimination concerns, including a discussion of the recent United States Supreme Court decision in Meacham v. Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory addressing claims under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act.
Implementing effective severance programs.This section will highlight the impact of Section 409A of the Internal Revenue Code on severance programs. Section 409A requires changes in severance pay and other termination benefits.
Dealing with the increased threat of ERISA litigation that may occur as a result of the financial crisis.
Pamela J. Moore, Esq., Partner, Labor & Employment
Joel E. Horowitz, Esq., Partner, Tax t& Benefits
Thomas F. Doherty, Esq., Partner, Labor & Employment
Penelope M. Taylor, Esq., Partner, Financial Services Litigation
TIME: 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.Program
Park Avenue Club
184 Park Avenue
Florham Park, NJ
FEES: $25 NJCCA member; $35 NJCCA non-member in-house counsel
CLE CREDITS: 2.5 CLE credits will be available for NY credit, and are non-transitional. NY CLE credit may be issued only for attendance at the entire program, and not for a portion of the program.
REFUND POLICY: Refunds will be issued if required in writing by December 29, 2008. No refunds will be issued after December 29, but substitutions are welcome. Cancellations will not be accepted by telephone. You may email your cancellation and/or substitution o
, or mail to Executive Director, NJCCA, 15 Pierhead Drive, Barnegat, NJ 08005.
FINANCIAL HARDSHIP POLICY: NJCCA has a financial hardship policy for CLE programs that provides fee waivers or discounts to unemployed attorneys, those with certain income levels, and attorneys in government or public service. To apply for consideration under this policy, please submit a written statement of the basis for your application to the NJCCA Executive
Director prior to or at the time you register for this event.
NJCCA thanks McCarter & English for their continuing support!