April 13 Employer
Seminar Details Connecticut Employment Law
For immediate release
March 22, 2007
As part of its Employer
Education Breakfast seminar series, the basics of employment law will be
detailed during a session being held 8 to 11 a.m. April 13 at the Connecticut
Department of Labor’s Wethersfield office at 200 Folly Brook Boulevard.
Subject expert Heidi Lane,
an attorney in the agency’s Office of Program Policy, will give an overview on
employment law and answer questions from attendees. The seminar is geared
toward human resources professionals, business owners and managers, attorneys,
and other employers who want a basic introduction to employment laws affecting
the Connecticut workplace.
“The agency’s Employer
Education Breakfast seminars provide us with the opportunity to reach out and
provide valuable information that will help companies and their employees,”
noted State Labor Commissioner Patricia H. Mayfield. “Topics will include laws
pertaining to personnel files, smoking in the workplace, wage payment laws, and
meal periods – issues that are of importance to everyone.
Titled Introduction to
Employment Law, the presentation is ideally suited to entry-level human
resource professionals. Employer feedback has shown that attendees feel the
sessions provide valuable information and are offered at a time and location
that is convenient for the business community.
The pre-registration fee,
which is due by March 27, is $25. Pre-registration applications and checks
should be sent to Kathy Marioni, Connecticut Department of Labor, 200 Folly
Brook Boulevard, Wethersfield, CT 06109.
Individuals with questions
can contact Kathy Marioni at (860) 263-6755.
Media Contact: Nancy Steffens (860)