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Labor and Employment Law Program

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The NLRB Region 3 Conference

May 11, 2012 - Depew, NY

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RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF CRITICAL LABOR RELATIONS ISSUES BEFORE THE NLRB


Program Location: The Hearthstone, Depew, NY

AGENDA



8:00 a.m. REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST


8:45 a.m. INTRODUCTIONS & OPENING REMARKS
Rhonda P. Ley, Esq. – Regional Director, NLRB Region 3
Dennis J. Campagna, Esq. – Cornell ILR Labor & Employment Law Program
Mairead E. Connor, Esq. – Law Offices of Mairead E. Connor, PLLC, and Former Chair, N.Y.S. Bar Association, Labor & Employment Law Section


9:00 a.m. RECENT DEVELOPMENTS AT THE NLRB
Moderator: Paul Murphy, NLRB Region 3
Joseph L. Braccio, Esq. – Hodgson Russ, LLP
Nathaniel G. Lambright, Esq. - Blitman & King, LLP

10:30 a.m. BREAK

10:45 a.m. BREAKOUT SESSIONS
(A)THE DUTY OF FAIR REPRESENTATION
Gregory Lehmann, Esq., - NLRB Region 3
Brie Kluytenaar, Esq. – NLRB Region 3
Catherine Creighton, Esq. – Creighton, Johnsen & Giroux  

OR

(B)DEFERRAL UNDER SPIELBERG, ET AL.
Moderator: Aaron Sukert, Esq. – NLRB Region 3
Dennis J. Campagna, Esq. – Arbitrator/Neutral
Randall M. Odza, Esq. – Jaeckle, Fleishmann & Mugel, LLP

11:45 a.m. LUNCH & KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Lafe Solomon, Esq. – NLRB General Counsel


1:10 p.m. RELOCATIONS, CLOSINGS AND OTHER ENTREPRENEURIAL DECISIONS
Moderator: Lil Richter, Esq. – NLRB Region 3
Louis P. DiLorenzo, Esq. – Bond Schoeneck & King, PLLC
Mairead E. Connor, Esq. – Law Offices of Mairead E. Connor, PLLC


2:00 p.m. SOCIAL MEDIA AND THE NLRA

Moderator: Barney Horowitz, NLRB Region 3 (Albany Office)
James Holahan, Esq. – Bond Schoeneck & King, PLLC
William E. Grande, Esq. – Law Office of William Grande


2:50 p.m. BREAK


3:00 p.m. THE CHANGING FACE OF ETHICAL OBLIGATIONS INVOLVING THE INTERNET & SOCIAL MEDIA 

Moderator: Michael Israel, Esq., NLRB Region 3
Lori Ketcham, Esq. – NLRB, Washington, DC
John Gaal, Esq. – Bond Schoeneck & King, PLLC


4:00 p.m. CLOSING REMARKS AND PROGRAM EVALUATION
Dennis J. Campagna, Esq. – Cornell ILR Labor & Employment Law Program
Paul Murphy – NLRB Region 3

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURAL PANEL

Rhonda P. Ley, Esq. - Regional Director, NLRB Region 3
Michael Israel, Esq. - NLRB Region 3
Paul Murphy - NLRB Region 3