On December 6, 2017, Susan Hartmus Hiser presented the 2017 FMLA Master Class: Michigan – Advanced Skills for Employee Leave Management on behalf of BLR, a leading provider of compliance tools and publications.
We are pleased to announce that Rebecca Seguin-Skrabucha has recently passed the Michigan State Bar and is now an Associate in our Labor and Employment Law Practice. Rebecca is a graduate of The University of Michigan Law School (J.D. 2017) and The University of Michigan (B.A. 2014).
On August 17, 2017, Susan Hartmus Hiser was a speaker for a webinar entitled "Drafting EEOC Position Statements: Your Step-by-Step Guide to Responding to Discrimination or Retaliation Charges." The webinar was sponsored by the Center for Competitive Management (C4CM).
On August 15, 2017, Susan Hartmus Hiser and Gail Cober of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission -- Detroit Office made a half day presentation entitled "Understanding the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)." The event was sponsored by the United Cerebral Palsy of Metropolitan Detroit with funding from ADA Michigan.
We are pleased to announce that Yasser Killawi has joined our Immigration Practice as an Associate. For the past few years Yasser has been practicing immigration law in California. Mr. Killawi is a May 2014 graduate of The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law and an August 2010 of The University of Michigan - Dearborn.
The Murray Law Group's Immigration Practice has recently completed its inaugural Immigration Seminar. It has held on May 5, 2017, at the Auburn Hills Marriott Pontiac. Presentations were made by our attorneys and Guest Speaker, Brian Dingle, M.I.R., L.L.B., Partner and Toronto Regional Business Immigration Leader, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. Participants were eligible for up to 5 SHRM credits.
On Friday, January 20, 2017, David Calzone, one of the founding members the The Murray Law Group, was awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the Labor and Employment Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan at its annual Mid-Winter meeting. Dave founded the predecessor firm to The Murray Law Group, along with Greg Murray and others, in 1996. Dave was introduced by Greg Murray, who presented him with the award. Susan Hiser hosted the evening as the Chair of the Labor and Employment Law Section Council. Several MLG attorneys, both in the labor/employment and immigration areas, came out to honor Dave.