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Shaping the legal landscape for HR advocacy

HOFFMAN ESTATES – With the threat of legislation at the federal, state and local levels looming over business, the SHRM chapters of Stateline, Northwest HR Council and IL Fox Valley bring together key players in legislative advocacy for insight and perspective of the legislative landscape surrounding human resources.

The event will be Feb. 21 at The Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club, 1400 Poplar Creek Drive, Hoffman Estates.

Speakers will include David Lusk, SHRM senior associate, Member Advocacy; Terry Steczo, partner, Government Strategy Associates; Tami Ireland, legislative director, IL State Council of SHRM; and Neil Dishman, partner, and Jason Selvey, associate, of Jackson Lewis LLP, Chicago.

Information will include how you can impact pending and future legislation, both in Springfield and Washington, that will affect your employees and your business. Learn about current trends in litigation and how to avoid the legal traps of recently passed legislation. The event has been approved for 3.75 Business and Management Strategy HRCI credit hours.

Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. followed by a breakfast buffet. The program will begin promptly at 8 a.m. and adjourn at 12:30 p.m. The cost is $50 for chapter members, and $70 for nonmembers. Cost for full-time students is $10.

Reservations are required by Feb. 13 and can be made at www.stateline.shrm.org.

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