In today’s world, employers and business owners face an ever changing legal landscape. This session will cover the Top 10 Legal Issues for Employers in 2017. Some of the topics covered include: managing employee medical issues; wage and hour compliance and drug testing. Find out what keeps employment law attorneys up at night and learn tips for managing complicated workplace issues.
Presenter: Michelle Jacobsen
Michelle Jacobsen is the Director of the Mountain States Employers Council (MSEC) Colorado Springs office. Michelle earned her B.A. and J.D. from the University of Wyoming and she is licensed to practice law in Wyoming and Colorado. Michelle holds the Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification from the Human Resources Certification Institute and is a SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SCP). In the past, Michelle served as General Counsel for a large community bank and as a Compliance Officer investigating wage and discrimination complaints. Michelle is a graduate of the Leadership Pikes Peak 2016 Signature Program and now serves on the LPP Board of Directors. Since 2005, Michelle has enjoyed helping clients with various employment law and HR issues and representing organizations before state and federal administrative agencies.