Blog Archives

Presentations

The following is a sampling of some of the programs I have presented over the years to Hawaii’s business community, trade associations, HR professionals, and executive, managerial & supervisory staff.  The training I conducted from 2002-2011 occurred while I was in private practice.  The training from 2012 through the present occurred during my time here at the Hawaii Employers Council.

  • 2017 – Hawaii Insurers Council Planning Meeting (scheduled October 2017)
  • 2017 – Hawaii State Bar Ass’n Labor & Employment Section Mtg – Legal Update
  • 2017 – GCA Hawaii 2017 Legal Update
  • 2017 – Various Legislative Updates for Tax Foundation of Hawaii
  • 2017 – Hot Topics in HR (for American Council of Engineers of Hawaii)
  • 2017 – What to Expect in the 2017 Legislative Session (HEC members only)
  • 2016 – New FLSA Rules (for Hawaii Association of Public Accountants)
  • 2016 – Guide to Preparing an Employee Handbook (Hilo, Maui and Oahu sessions)
  • 2016 – Employment Law Update (for GCA Hawaii HR Committee)
  • 2016 – New FLSA Rule Changes Impact on Your Business (for BIA Hawaii)
  • 2016 – Legislative Update and FLSA Rule Changes (for HICOMP)
  • 2016 – Wage and Hour Update (for Ceridian Hawaii)
  • 2016 – Preparing for the New FLSA Rule Changes
  • 2016 – Legislative Updates to Various Organizations
  • 2016 – Tax Foundation of Hawaii Legislative Updates (4 sessions)
  • 2016 – Effective Employee Relations
  • 2016 – Legislative Forecast (via webinar, HEC members only)
  • 2015 – American Payroll Association Employment Law Update
  • 2015 – Wage and Hour Update
  • 2015 – Hawaii Insurers Council Workers’ Compensation Panel
  • 2015 – Effective Employee Relations
  • 2015 – Pacific Business News HR Panel Seminar
  • 2015 – Employment Law Update (for GCA Hawaii HR Committee)
  • 2015 – Americans with Disabilities Act
  • 2015 – Legislative Update (for HICOMP)
  • 2015 – Understanding Employment Law
  • 2015 – Tax Foundation of Hawaii Legislative Updates (4 sessions)
  • 2015 – HEC Legislative Update (YouTube)
  • 2015 – Workplace Accommodations Made Easy
  • 2015 – Legislative Forecast (webinar)
  • 2014 – Managing Employee Leaves
  • 2014 – Understanding Employment Law
  • 2014 – Americans with Disabilities Act
  • 2014 – Effective Employee Relations
  • 2014 – HEC Legislative Update
  • 2014 – Making Cents of Tip Credits and Tip Pools
  • 2014 – Tax Foundation of Hawaii Legislative Updates (4 sessions)
  • 2014 – HR Ohana Meeting @ UH
  • 2014 – Legislative Updates to Various Organizations
  • 2014 – Legislative Forecast to HEC Members
  • 2013 – Americans with Disabilities Act
  • 2013 – Managing Employee Leaves under ADA, FMLA, WC, etc. (All islands)
  • 2013 – How to Prepare and Employee Handbook
  • 2013 – Legislative Updates for Various Organizations
  • 2013 – HEC Legislative Update
  • 2013 – Tax Foundation of Hawaii Legislative Updates
  • 2013 – FMLA Update for Military Leave
  • 2013 – Understanding Employment Law
  • 2013 – HEC Legislative Forecast
  • 2012 – Social Media and the National Labor Relations Board
  • 2012 – Wage and Hour Law Update
  • 2012 – Social Networking in the Workplace
  • 2012 – Sexual and Other Harassment Avoidance
  • 2012 – Tax Foundation of Hawaii Legislative Updates
  • 2012 – Basic Employment Laws
  • 2012 – Legislative Update
  • 2011 – Social Networking in the Workplace (for Hawaii Employers Council)
  • 2010 – Hiring and Firing in Hawaii
  • 2010 – Preventing Harassment in the Workplace
  • 2010 – SHRM “Ask a Lawyer” Seminar
  • 2010 – Social Networking in the Workplace (for SHRM Hawaii)
  • 2009 – Social Media in the Workplace (for SHRM Hawaii)
  • 2008 – Dealing with Problem Employees
  • 2008 – Modern Technology in the Workplace
  • 2008 – Preventing Employment Lawsuits
  • 2007 – Top Ten Things Employers Get Sued For (and How to Avoid Them)
  • 2007 – Dealing with Employee Terminations
  • 2007 – Preventing Employee Harassment
  • 2007 – Preventing Sexual Harassment
  • 2006 – At-Will Employment and Legal Issues
  • 2006 – Employee Terminations in Hawaii
  • 2006 – Information Disclosure in the Workplace
  • 2006 – Overlap of FMLA, ADA and Workers Compensation
  • 2005 – ADEA Update
  • 2005 – Avoiding Hiring Disasters
  • 2005 – Employee Handbooks in Hawaii
  • 2005 – Untangling the Web:  FMLA, ADA and WC
  • 2005 – Overlap of FMLA, ADA and Workers’ Compensation
  • 2005 – Workplace Privacy Issues
  • 2003 – Hiring and Firing in Hawaii
  • 2003 – Sexual Harassment in Hawaii