Texas Business Conference employment law update
- Date: 05/11/2018 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
- Location: McNease Convention Center
501 Rio Concho Dr.
San Angelo, Texas 76903
The Texas Workforce Commission invites San Angelo-area employers, human resource professionals, business owners and managers to attend the Texas Business Conference employment law update from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 11 at the McNease Convention Center, 501 Rio Concho Drive. The conference will provide valuable information for employers and business owners concerning the legal issues associated with operating a business in Texas.
Employers receive practical, up-to-date information for operating a successful business and learn techniques to more effectively manage employees. Seminar topics include: Texas employment law and the basics of hiring; federal and Texas wage and hour laws; the unemployment claim and appeal process; independent contractors; and employee policy handbooks. Participants will receive the latest edition of the popular publication, Especially for Texas Employers, which addresses basic legal issues regarding hiring, pay, post-employment and work-separation policies.
The Society for Human Resource Management Texas State Council is co-sponsoring the event and offering professional development and Human Resources Certification Institute recertification credits for human resources professionals attending the conferences. Certificates for the Texas SHRM Professional Development Credits will be handed out to those attending the Texas Business Conference. Also, attorneys may receive up to six hours of Mandatory Continuing Legal Education credit (no ethics hours) if they attend the entire conference. In addition, certified public accountants who attend can earn six hours of continuing education credit, and other conference participants may qualify for general professional credit.
Attendees may check in from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. May 11. The cost to attend is $125 per person and is nonrefundable. Space is limited, so participants are encouraged to register as soon as possible. Participants may register online or download a registration form at the Texas Business Conference webpage. For more information, call 512-463-6389.