On June 6, 2018, Susan Hartmus Hiser will present the 2018 FMLA Master Class: Michigan – Advanced Skills for Employee Leave Management on behalf of BLR, a leading provider of compliance tools and publications. Visit http://store.blr.com/mi-fmla to register.
On May 9, 2018, Debra Auerbach Clephane will participate in a luncheon panel on "Global Talent in Today's Environment" at the West Michigan World Trade Week - Creating Global Success -- 33rd Annual Business Conference at the Grand Valley State University's L. William Seidman Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Visit gvsu.edu/wtw to register.
On April 19, 2018, Susan Hartmus Hiser will participate in the 43rd Annual Labor & Employment Law Institute in Plymouth, Michigan. The program is cosponsored by the Labor and Employment Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan and the Federal Mediation & Conciliation Service. Ms. Hiser will co-present a Plenary Session entitled "Family and Medical Leave Act Update." For registration information, visit: http://www.icle.org/modules/store/seminars/schedule.aspx?PRODUCT_CODE=2018CI5330
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 September 28, 2017, Debra Auerbach Clephane served as Moderator for the State Bar of Michigan, International Law Section's program, "The Face of Immigration Under a New Administration: Policy & Practice," held in conjunction with its Annual Meeting. Dorothy Hanigan Basmaji presented "Immigration 101: Old Laws; New Views," as one of the topics within that program.
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.