As part of Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) 2017 Legislative Week‘s Legal Conference in Washington, DC, Cohen Seglias partner Marc Furman is speaking on the panel, “Employment Law Developments in 2017,” on June 23. The ABC Legal Conference gives one the opportunity to advance their legal knowledge and share ideas with peers from across the nation. This content-rich program covers the latest legal developments and insights impacting labor law and open competition in the construction industry.
The speakers will cover recent employment law decisions, rulemakings and guidance with a focus on state and federal discrimination, wage and hour and leave laws. Learn about employment discrimination rulings, the Obama administration’s revisions to the EEO-1 Report and the EEOC’s Enforcement Guidance on Retaliation and Related Issues. In addition, local and state updates on paid leave laws, class-action litigation over travel time, meal and rest breaks in construction and equal pay measures will be discussed.