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    February 9, 2023: Legal Update-Changes in Federal and State HR Law

    Date: February 9, 2023, 8:00am
    Zach Rice and Lauren Stoklosa: VP of Professional Development
    NorthWest Illinois Alliance of REALTORS®
    1161 Tebala Blvd, Ste 103, Rockford, IL 61108
    No Cost for Members
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    7:30-7:45- Members register, light breakfast provided

    7:45-7:50- Welcome from President Jeanine Fadness

    7:50-8:00- Word from Sponsor – Dan Rumishek, Gallagher

    8:00-10:00- Legal Update Presentation


    NorthWest Illinois Alliance of REALTORS®                                                                                     1161 Tebala Blvd, Ste 103, Rockford, IL 61108

    Jim Pirages, AGHL Law and Sam Castree Sr., Staff Management, Inc. are back to address recent changes in Federal and State HR law.  Jim and Sam are frequent speakers on labor and employment law topics for local and state organizations, including the annual employment law update for the Rockford Area SHRM chapter.

    Jim Pirages, AGHL LAW
    Jim has more than 30 years experience representing management and employers in labor and employment matters. He handles proceeding with the NLRB and IL State Labor Relations Board, deals with EEOC and IDHR discrimination charges against employers, and advises clients in matters involving OSHA inspections and citations. He represents clients with wage and hour matters, acts on behalf of the employer in union relations, collective bargaining negotiations, advises on discipline and discharge matters, and benefit obligations. Mr. Pirages provides guidance with personnel guidelines, employee handbooks, and affirmative action programs.

    Sam Castree, Staff Management
    Sam is the Sr. VP and General Counsel for Staff Management, joining the organization in 1995. Sam oversees the firm's human resources management outsourcing services and a wide range of employment compliance activities. Prior to his role with Staff Management he has a private law practice, counseling management on a full range of employment law issues and policies.

    SPONSOR: Dan Rumishek-Area Vice President- Gallagher 555 S. Perryville Road | Rockford, Illinois | 61108


    **Continuing Education Credits from SHRM and HRCI are in the process of being approved**