Tharpe & Howell, LLP will be an exhibitor at the 14th Annual Legislative and Educational Forum to be sponsored by the California Coalition on Workers’ Compensation (“CCWC”) from July 13-15, 2016, in Anaheim, California (Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa). The CCWC is dedicated to advancing the standards of the Workers’ Compensation system throughout California through leadership, education, and advocacy. Firm Partner David Binder and other members of our Workers’ Compensation Defense team will be there. If you are attending the conference, please stop by our table to meet our team and to learn more about the legal services offered More
January 22nd, 2016/By Admin/In Firm Events
Robert M. Freedman will be a guest moderator and speaker on the topic of “Alternative Dispute Resolution – Increasing the Success and Effectiveness of Mediations” during Session 3 of the 2016 CLM Annual Conference to be held in Orlando, Florida from April 6, 2016 – April 8, 2016. (To view the press release issued by the CLM, click here.) As co-chair of the CLM National ADR Committee, Mr. Freedman will also chair the annual ADR Committee meeting being held at the conference this year. The CLM Annual Conference is the largest claims association conference in the country and features top minds in the insurance and legal fields. More
Tharpe & Howell, LLP will be an exhibitor at the Professionals in Human Resources Association (PIHRA) 2016 Legal Update being held on January 7, 2016 (Riverside Convention Center), January 13, 2016 (Pasadena Convention Center), and January 19, 2016 (Anaheim Marriott). Over 1,000 human resources professionals and business owners attend the annual Legal Update series, which highlight 2016 changes in California and federal laws. Firm Partners David Binder and Sherry Shavit, and other members of our employment litigation team, will be there personally. If you are attending the conference, please stop by our table to meet them and to learn more More
On November 19, 2015, Firm attorneys David S. Binder and Zena M. Kalioundji were guest speakers on the topic of I-9 Compliance at the Commerce Industrial Council’s Human Resources Forum held in Commerce, California. Mr. Binder and Ms. Kalioundji represent and counsel management in all aspects of employment law including wrongful discharge, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage and hour claims; and also routinely represent employers before the WCAB, DFEH, EEOC, DLSE, EDD, and Cal OSHA.
Robert M. Freedman will be an invited guest panelist on the topic of “Insurance Coverage and Current Trends” at the 21st Annual CLM West Region Construction Litigation and Insurance Coverage Conference to be held at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, California, from September 16-18, 2015. Mr. Freedman is a Partner of Tharpe & Howell, LLP, and Chair of its Real Estate and Construction Law Practice Group. His 25 years of litigation experience includes Federal and State jury and bench trials, mediations, arbitrations, class-actions, administrative proceedings and appeals.