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Jackson Lewis logoEmployment Law Seminar Series 

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2018 Labor law seminar formTime: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. local time (lunch is included)

Fee: $25 for SDRA members and their employees / $40 for nonmembers

Who Should Attend: Business owners, managers, supervisors and human resources personnel

How to Register:


  • Chris Hoyme, employment law attorney with Jackson Lewis, PC
  • Second speaker to be announced

Among the Topics to be Discussed:

  • Answers to frequently asked employment law questions
  • Employee handbooks: Do you need one? What should be in it?
  • What to know about sick leave, vacation time, personal leave, other time off
  • Sexual harassment, discrimination, and retaliation
  • Politics and the workplace
  • Social media issues in hiring decisions and on-the-job
  • Can you establish different policies for different employees?
  • Risks and rewards of making exceptions to company policies
  • Being sensitive to pay equity issues
  • Accommodating pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers: state and federal requirements
  • Wage and hour update
  • And more!

Department of Revenue Tax Seminars

The South Dakota Department of Revenue (DOR) regularly schedules half-day seminars on both sales and use tax as well as contractors' excise tax and other tax topics. For more information on registering visit the DOR website.