Human Resource Leadership Association of Eastern Connecticut

Our Vision: To provide Human Resource professionals
with a venue to enhance their knowledge,
and to share their expertise within and outside the Association.

Upcoming HRLA Events

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HRLA Annual Legislative Update

Date:  Tuesday, October 7, 2014      Dinner Event  5:00 - 7:30 PM

Location:  Holiday Inn, 10 Laura Blvd., Norwich, CT

Price:  $35 HRLA Members; $45 Guests 

Featured Speakers:   Jackson Lewis Attorneys

HRLA is proud to bring you another evening of legislative changes, trends and information critical to the success of the HR Professional.  This meeting is the premier opportunity to get briefed on recent legal decisions that impact your daily work in significant ways.  You will learn critical information in 2014 workplace law changes, what to expect for 2015, and how to ensure you are in compliance.  

Key Points:

  • CHRO AND EEOC TRENDS AND INITIATIVES

  • AMENDMENTS TO THE CT PAID SICK LEAVE LAW

  • DECISIONAL LAW IMPACTING WORKPLACE PRACTICES, PARTICULARLY IN THE AREA OF DISABILITY LEAVE MANAGEMENT

  • NLRB DEVELOPMENTS

  • WAGE AND HOUR DEVELOPMENTS

  • INTERNAL INVESTIGATIONS BEST PRACTICES

  • AND MORE . . .

Sponsors:  EANE and Jackson Lewis

 


2014 DATA PRIVACY & CYBER SECURITY SUMMIT

A Presentation for Connecticut Companies



Thursday October 16, 2014 – 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Crowne Plaza, Cromwell

 

The CT State Council along with the law firm of Shipman and Goodwin are co-hosting an event to educate HR and business leaders on  

Cyber Security: Practical Tips and Legal Risks for Connecticut Companies.

Raiders of the Data Ark:

 

This program is designed for businesses and their employees who are interested in creating a culture where data privacy is a value that should be recognized and emphasized. 

Operations personnel, in-house counsel, human resources personnel, general managers and finance managers will learn solution-oriented approaches at this refreshing program.

 

Key takeaways:

*A review of the impacts and severity of cyber crime

*Data security - implementation and best practices

*Recent cyber security law decisions

*Data security in global markets

 

Practical Information Regarding Outside Threats and Internal Breaches

  • The Legal Risks and Solutions to Evolving Dynamics
  • Breakout Session 1:  For Small and Mid-Size Companies, Non-Profits & Schools
  • Breakout Session 2:  For Multi-State or International Companies
  • Lunch and Keynote Speaker

 

The fee to attend is $75, including continental breakfast and lunch.          

 

REGISTRATION:  HERE

 


Why Hire The Military

Hiring, Recruiting and Retraining the Military in Transition

Date:  Wednesday, November 5, 2014      Dinner Event  5:00 - 7:30 PM

Location:  Hilton, 20 Coogan Blvd., Mystic, CT

Price:  $35 HRLA Members; $45 Guests 

Featured Speakers:   Lorraine Baltimore, MA, PHR and Joshua Mead, Employer Support Specialist, DoD Contractor

Key Points:

  • The difference between hiring a Veteran or a Service member in the National Guard or Reserves
  • What to do when there is a lack of buy-in from company leadership
  • Understanding Military culture/workforce preparedness
  • Why is it worth the time and effort to hire Veterans & Service Members
  • Available resources to assist you in the hiring process

Click HERE for more information!

Sponsors:  Bearingstar and Ovation Benefits

 


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