Professional Development Calendar


Professional Development Seminar
Series Calendar 2017/2018

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September 13 Some things Every HR Manager Should Know - Do’s and Don’ts  - Learn employers’ HR-related duties and obligations under state and federal law with recommended best practices. 

 Nicholas Anastasopoulos, Partner &Corey F. Higgins, Associate -Mirick, O’Connell, DeMallie & Lougee, LLP 
 September 20
Medical Marijuana and Legalization in the Workplace - Marijuana laws and regulations are changing which is leading to increased use.  This seminar will discuss an overview of change in laws and regulations, identifying use in the workplace and the employers’ rights.

 Concentra Team

October 4  Getting Paid in NH, RI and MA - Understanding the Critical Differences -
Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island all have different rules that govern construction projects, as well as getting paid for your work on these projects.  This seminar will compare and contrast relevant payment issues for contractors and others who would conduct, or intend to conduct, business in both RI and NH, including payment rights, mechanic’s lien rights, payment bond claims, mediation/arbitration/litigation of payment disputes and more. 

Paul M. Lane, Esq., Lane McNamara LLP, Richard C. Gagliuso, Esq., Gagliuso & Gagliuso, P.A. & David M. Campbell, Esq. Partner - Shechtman Halperin Savage, LLP.
October 11 
Understanding Construction Contracts - Recent Law Decisions Affecting Your Business - The construction contract is the basic essential guiding risk management tool for your business and for each project.  This seminar will explore and explain core contract principles and terms.

 David Fine, Partner -Mirick, O'Connell, DeMallie & Lougee, LLP 
 October 18 Protecting Your Sensitive Information; Data Breach, Cyber Liability - Data security is now an important topics for all companies.  Hackers are able to hack in most systems at will.  Many smaller companies are being targeted. Join us for this informative seminar as we discuss  examples of data breaches, where the losses are coming from and more.  Michael Guarino, Senior Account Executive - Cross Insurance
November 8 
Navigating Complex Legal Employment Issues in the Construction Industry - An informative engaging session on employment law,including the latest legal developments and best practices.  Gain insight on some of the most challenging problems facing the construction industry. 

 Robert Rudolph, Assoc. &Adam Shafran Partner -Rudolph Friedmann LLP 
  Cost:  $30 per seminar
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