Firm Partner David Binder and Senior Associate Zena Kalioundji will be featured guest speakers at the Commerce Industrial Counsel (CIC) Human Resources Forum to be held at 6055 East Washington Boulevard in Commerce, California, on March 21, 2018 beginning at 12:00 p.m. The topic of their presentation will be “Risk, Trends and Opportunities in Workers’ Compensation and the Marijuana Dilemma.” Mr. Binder and Ms. Kalioundji serve clients in the Firm’s Employment and Labor Law Practice Group as well as its Workers’ Compensation Defense Practice Group.
Firm Partner Sherry Shavit will be a featured guest speaker at the 2018 PIHRA LEGAL UPDATES seminars to be held at the Riverside Convention Center in Riverside on January 9th, the JW Mariott in Los Angeles on January 17th, and the Hilton Anaheim in Anaheim on February 1st. Ms. Shavit’s topic of discussion will be “My Manager is a Bully – What do I do?,” focusing on California law governing abusive conduct in the workplace. Ms. Shavit is a successful trial attorney who represents employers of all sizes on a wide variety of labor law matters. She is a Partner More
September 12th, 2017/By Admin/In Firm Events
Firm Partner Sherry Shavit will be a featured guest speaker at the PIHRA GO BIG event to be held at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, California, on October 13, 2017. The topic of discussion will be “Avoiding the Pitfalls of FLSA Misclassification” and will focus on the Fair Labor Standards Act requirements which are often overlooked by employers when complying with classification rules. Ms. Shavit is a successful trial attorney who represents employers of all sizes on a wide variety of labor law matters. She is a Partner of Tharpe & Howell, LLP, and serves clients in the More
Tharpe & Howell, LLP will be an exhibitor at the California Coalition on Workers’ Compensation (CCWC) 15th Annual Conference to be held at the Disney Grand California Hotel & Spa in Anaheim, California from July 12, 2017 through July 14, 2017. The CCWC is dedicated to providing leadership, education, and advocacy in support of an equitable and efficient workers’ compensation system. If you will be at the conference, please stop by our table to say hello to members of our Firm’s Workers’ Compensation Defense team.
June 13th, 2017/By Admin/In Firm Events
Firm Attorney J. Christopher Bennington will be a featured guest speaker at the PLRB West Regional Adjusters Conference to be held in Riverside, California, on June 14 and 15, 2017. The topic of discussion will be “Controlling The Costs of Construction Defect Litigation” and will focus on the intricacies of balancing aggressive client representation with controlled mounting litigation costs and expenses. Mr. Bennington is a successful trial attorney with more than three decades of legal experience. Currently, he is a Senior Associate of Tharpe & Howell, LLP, serving clients in the Firm’s Bad Faith and Coverage Practice Group.