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Events | May 7, 2019
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2019 HR Seminar

Hosted By: Warner

Location: Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, 187 Monroe Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

New laws, policies and litigation are changing the regulatory landscape that governs how human resource professionals manage employee benefits and labor and employment issues. Join Warner attorneys for a one-day seminar that will provide updates on regulatory changes and many tools needed to manage a wide array of issues. Similar to last year, you will be able to select which breakout sessions you wish to attend based on two options for each morning and afternoon breakout sessions. Click here for a PDF of the seminar brochure. 


7:30 - 8:00 amRegistration
8:00 - 9:30 amGeneral Session: Employee Benefit Update
9:45 - 10:45 amBreakout Sessions: 1A and 1B
 1A: Health and Welfare Benefits During Leaves and Layoffs
1B: Crafting Deferred Compensation Solutions
11:00 - 12:00 pm Breakout Sessions: 2A and 2B
 2A: Total Wellness Programs: Win-Win for the Employers and Employee
2B: Retirement Plan Communications
12:00 - 12:45 pm Networking Lunch
12:45 - 1:45 pmGeneral Session: Legislative and Case Law Update
2:00 - 2:45 pmBreakout Sessions: 1A and 1B
 1A: Recreational Marijuana and Drugs in the Workplace
1B: Rethinking Your Workforce Strategies from Recruitment to Retention
3:00 - 3:45 pmBreakout Sessions: 2A and 2B
 2A: Discrimination, Harassment and Retaliation Issues
2B: AI, Technology, Employment and the Law
4:00 - 4:45 pmGeneral Session: Leave Issues


Full-Day Program$145 WNJ Clients$195 Non-Clients
Half-Day Program$90 WNJ Clients$140 Non-Clients

Multi-Attendee Discount: If three or more people from the same organization attend, they will receive a 15% registration discount. Be sure to enter "wnj-hr-2019" as the promotional code to receive the discount.Lunch and materials are included with every registration. Program materials are provided online in advance of the seminar.

Click here to book your hotel reservation at the Amway Grand Plaza.

Parking is free for those who park in the DeVos Place parking lot. (Vouchers are only valid for the DeVos Place parking lot/ramp and will not apply to the hotel ramp or valet parking.)