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“HR Issues for Business” Presentation

February 6, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am


HR Issues for Business

A Multi-Chamber Program presented by a partnership of the Yorkville, Plano, and Sandwich Chambers

Presenter: Julie Proscia, Partner, SmithAmundsen LLC
(read about Julie below)

9-10:30am at the Hampton Inn Yorkville

Program Topic: HR laws that became effective January 1st, including

  • Cannabis in the Workplace
  • Workplace Transparency Act
  • New changes to the Sexual Harassment laws (regarding mandatory training etc.)

This informative program is made available FREE to members* of the Yorkville, Plano, and Sandwich Chambers of Commerce. Registration required.

*(If non-member, fee $45 – please register using this link)

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About the Speaker

Julie Proscia, Partner, SmithAmundsen LLC

Julie is an expert in the field of labor and employment, counseling employers of all shapes and sizes through legal pitfalls of the employment relationship from its inception at recruitment and hiring through the implementation of policies and procedures, and the conclusion of the relationship with the termination/separation process.

Julie is well respected by her peers in the legal, business and service communities. She is often asked to speak on trending topics in the labor and employment arena by clients and educational providers around the country. The articles she pens are regularly broadcast to more than 20,000 people across the Midwest by various educational providers and associations.

Prior to joining SmithAmundsen, Julie practiced at a Midwest-based boutique labor and employment law firm. Preceding that, Julie worked in the Human Resources Department of Northern Illinois University as the Assistant Director of Affirmative Action and Legal Compliance. In this role, she conducted numerous internal investigations, reviewed policies and procedures for legal compliance, and developed training programs aimed at preventing employment litigation and liability.

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February 6, 2020
9:00 am - 10:30 am
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Hampton Inn Yorkville
310 W Countryside Pkwy
Yorkville, IL 60560 United States

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