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    Delaware SHRM Labor and Employment Updates

    Date: February 11, 2014, 5:30pm – 8:30pm
    DE SHRM Chapter
    Christiana Hilton
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    Join us for a dinner meeting on February Join us for a dinner meeting on February 11th at the Christiana Hilton for a presentation by Jennifer C. Jauffret and Lori A. Brewington of  Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A on Delaware SHRM Labor and Employment Updates.  Topics to include:  


    I.     Delaware Law Update

    • Delaware’s Civil Marriage Equality and Religious Freedom Act (passed May 7, 2013) and the Impact of the Supreme Court’s Defense of Marriage Act Ruling on Delaware Employers

      • General ERISA and IRS Considerations

    • Delaware’s New Gender Identity Non-Discrimination Act (passed June 19, 2013)

    • Recent Developments Concerning Delaware’s Medical Marijuana Act (passed May 13, 2011)

    • Delaware’s New Volunteer Emergency Responders Job Protection Act  and Amendments to the Delaware Discrimination in Employment Act (“DDEA”) (passed  September 6, 2013)

    • Delaware Department of Labor Update

      • DDOL Enforcement and Litigation Statistics

    • Discussion of Recent and Significant Delaware Employment Case Law

    II.   Federal Law Update

    • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Update

      • EEOC Enforcement and Litigation Statistics

      • Treatment of Temporarily Disabled Pregnant Employees under the Pregnancy Discrimination Act

    • Broadening Scope of the Americans with Disabilities Amendments Act and Family Medical Leave Act Considerations

    • FLSA, NLRB, FMLA update, as applicable

    • Discussion of Recent and Significant Federal Employment Case Law 

    5:30 p.m  Networking and Best Practice Sharing
    6:00 p.m. Dinner and Networking
    8:00 p.m. Adjournment

    Please register by noon February 7, 2014
    $30.00 DE SHRM Members & $40.00 at the door.
    Guest registered by February 7, 2014 by noon - $50.00
    $55.00 Guests registering at the door.
    $5.00 DESHRM Student Member
    Cancellations for full refund must be received by noon February 10,2014.
    If your registration is not canceled you will be billed

    For More Information:

    Laurie Sample
    DESHRM Chapter Administrator                         
    102 Galloping Hill Road                                                                       
    Lincoln University, PA 19352
    fax: 610-255-1562