DRI Schedules Annual Employment Law Seminar

Thursday, May 1, 2008 - 01:00

DRI will present its 31st Annual Employment Law Seminar.

The program will take place Wednesday-Friday, May 14-16 at the Renaissance Chicago Hotel, Chicago.Sessions will run from noon to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 7:15 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. on Thursday and 7:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Friday.

DRI's 31st annual Employment Law Seminar is considered by many as the definitive seminar for employment defense counsel, human resources professionals, in-house counsel and insurance industry professionals. Participants will learn the latest trends in employment law, including practical application of human resource techniques.

DRI is including the Employment Law Primer at the outset of the seminar, free to seminar participants. This year, the Primer focuses on practical advice regarding how to handle the initial stages of an employment law lawsuit: how to develop a strategy for a successful defense; the critical legal issues and motions, and discovery strategies to get your defense off to a strong start. The main seminar topics provide an in-depth look at cutting edge issues in employment law today.

The planning chairs are James Parton III, Lynch Gilardi & Grummer PC; Benton J. Mathis Jr., Freeman Mathis & Gary LLP, and Karen R. Glickstein, Shughart Thomson & Kilroy PC.

For information on registration fees, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

For more information or to register for the symposium, visit www.dri.org or call (312) 795-1101.