Call For 2018 Law Day Speakers

SDSHRM is seeking employment law related presentation proposals from dynamic, experienced speakers for our full day conference Law Day 2018.


Date of event:   Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Time: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Event location:  Joan B. Kroc institute for Peace and Justice, University of San Diego, 5998 Alcala Park, San Diego, CA 92110

Event description: The goals of the conference are to provide continued professional development and education for our members; legal updates; networking; and best practice sharing.

Each session will be 60 minutes – 45 minutes for presenting with 15 minutes for Q&A. 


Submission Deadline: October 20, 2017


Contact: Megan Robison, Events Director


Phone: 866- 632-1492


Estimated attendance: 250


Attendees: HR professionals and local San Diego small business leaders


Attire for event: Business Professional


Other information of interest: Link to last year’s conference website


Topics of Interest:

  • Managing the Hiring Process in California
  • Criminal History
  • AB1008
  • FEHC Regulation
  •  Severance Packages
  • Discrimination in Pay
  • Leaves of Absence
  • Domestic Violence Leave
  • American Disability Act
  • Harassment and Retaliation
  • Conducting and Employee Investigation
  • Payroll Laws
  • Human Resources role in Unemployment Hearings
  • Labor Relations - Negotiations, Arbitration, NLRB


San Diego SHRM members are especially encouraged to submit, as well as those with the SHRM Certification designation SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) and SHRM-Certified Professional (SHRM-CP).  The selection criteria will be based on the following factors:


·         Proposed topic, relevance and value to the HR profession

·         Originality, educational value

·         Speaker's credentials and subject matter expertise

·         Evaluations from previous Conferences, if applicable

·         Public speaking experience at professional conferences, seminars and workshops


Selected presenters will be notified in mid-October. Final presentations must be submitted by December 22nd.Thank you for your willingness to share your knowledge with human resources professionals.


To be a conference sponsor or exhibitor, please contact

2018 Law Day Submission Form


San Diego Society of Human Resource Management, Chapter 130
325 W. Washington Street #2355  |  San Diego, CA 92103  
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