Legal Exchange Conference
Please Note: The full day Legal Exchange Conference is sold out, but the February Luncheon Keynote presentation is still accepting registrations through Friday, February 9th at 12 PM.
Register Here for the Luncheon Only
February 13, 2018
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Debate (9:00 AM)
In this debate session, attendees will have the opportunity to hear the perspective of lawyers and HR professionals and how they’d each approach a variety of hypothetical scenarios relating to employment law. A moderator will present cases and each debater will explain their own approach to the situation as well as why they think the approaches of the other panelists are right, wrong or somewhere in between.
The debate will cover a broad spectrum of possible cases that one may face ranging from Millennials, their impact on the HR culture and legal issues that might arise to EEOC charges from start to finish.
Moderator: Kevin Koronka, JD
Outside Defense Counsel: Brad Howard, JD
Plaintiff's Lawyer: Matthew Scott, JD
HR Representatives: Philip Humphries & Melissa Kessler
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Luncheon & Keynote Presentation (11:30 AM)
This event includes the luncheon keynote presentation from Eva Turner, JD, Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins P.C. The topic is “Choose Your Own Adventure Under the ADA”.
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Legal Hot Topics (1:15 PM)
In this session, attendees will hear from a variety of experts on hot legal topics. The volume of regulations the HR professional is required to know, to implement and to operate within can keep you up at night. Hear the latest news and learn about new laws and compliance. You will return to the office better informed and prepared to ensure compliance. Attendees will hear each speaker provide a rapid-fire presentation on a pre-assigned legal topic and can get expert answers to their pressing legal questions. This customized legal learning experience allows participants to get the answers they need on a variety of legal topics and pressing issues.
See Presenter Biographies
|| David Schiller, JD, Partner, Baker Botts LLP
| Immigration Under the Trump Administration
|| John Smart, JD, Partner, Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP
| Gender Identity & Sexual Orientation
|| Dustin Paschal, JD, Founding Partner, Simon & Paschall PLLC
| Drug Policies & Medical Marijuana
|| Julia Gannaway, Partner, Lynn Ross & Gannaway LLP
| Hiring & Recruiting Compliance
|| Christie Newkirk, Shareholder, Quilling, Selander, Lownds, Winslett & Moser PC
| Wage & Hour Issues
|| Angela Green, Sharehodler, Ogletree Deakins
Payment is due with registration. No POs or requests for invoicing can be honored. Checks should be made payable and mailed (to be received no later than Wednesday, February 7) to:
5001 LBJ Fwy Ste 800
Dallas, TX 75244
214.631.4533 - Fax
IMPORTANT: Advance registrations are strongly recommended. Due to hotel catering requirements and room capacity, we cannot guarantee seating for onsite registrants. To receive cancellation credit, your written request must be received at DallasHR by 12:00 noon, Wednesday, February 7, 2018. There will be no refund if cancellation is received within 5 business days of the start of the event.