Cozen O’Connor: 10th Annual California Employment Law Update

10th Annual California Employment Law Update


The Claremont Hotel Club & Spa

41 Tunnel Road

Berkeley, CA 94705

Date & Time

Start Date: 09/30/2015
End Date: 10/02/2015

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Helen McFarland, a member of Cozen O’Connor’s Labor & Employment Department, will present “Recruiting and Hiring Compliance Essentials for California HR Professionals” at this annual event. She will explore the legal risks California employers face in their quest to recruit and hire qualified applicants. Attendees will learn:

  • Do’s and don’ts of job advertisements to minimize the risk of discrimination claims
  • Best practices for using social media and other online channels for recruiting job candidates
  • How to avoid background screening and pre-employment assessment pitfalls
  • How to address requests for accommodation due to gender identity or expression religion, disability, or other reasons applicants may raise during interviews or upon hiring
  • Point-of-hire pitfalls to avoid, such as Form I-9 completion errors

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Helen M. McFarland


(206) 373-7231

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