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. Read More
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. Read More
Tharpe & Howell, LLP is a proud sponsor of the Proposition 65 and Green Chemistry Annual Conferences to be held in San Francisco, California, on September 15 and 16, 2014. Featured at the conferences will be leading legal and industry experts who will address what businesses can expect from the amended Proposition 65 Warning Regulations, updates on the Labor Code Listing Mechanism, and the level of proof the OEHHA uses when reviewing Authoritative Bodies listings. Topics will also include chemicals on the horizon that industry and business leaders should be aware of, how to act proactively while proceeding with business plans, and how to resolve disputes before trial. Read More
Tharpe & Howell, LLP will be an exhibitor at the California Coalition on Workers’ Compensation Legislative and Educational Forum, to be held at Disney’s Grand California Hotel on July 22-24, 2015, in Anaheim, California. At this 13th annual conference, human resources, health and safety, and risk and claims management professionals will share diverse perspectives on important issues affecting California Workers’ Compensation litigation and business practices. Firm Partner David Binder and others in the Firm’s Workers’ Compensation Defense and Employment and Labor Law Practice Groups will be personally manning Tharpe & Howell’s exhibition booth, and look forwarding to sharing interesting strategies and ideas with other HR and WC professionals there! Read More
Tharpe & Howell, LLP will be an exhibitor at the Professionals in Human Resources Association – California HR Conference to be held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, from August 31 through September 2, 2015. With more than 2,000 practitioners, presenters, and providers in attendance, this conference is the 2nd largest regional conference in the nation and features top legal and HR professionals who will be sharing their knowledge and experiences about the challenges faced by HR leaders in today’s litigious environment. Read More