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Feb 06, 2018

We have a few seats left at our upcoming Labor & Employment Seminar!

We are hosting “Harassment in the Workplace: How to Prevent and Handle Claims of Harassment,” to help employers to prevent and handle harassment in the workplace. Human resource professionals and business owners won’t want to miss this seminar.

Topics include:

  • Avoiding legal liability
  • Constituting harassment
  • Frequent mistakes employers make
  • Preventing claims
  • Training employees and supervisors

This seminar will be presented by George HlavacEdward Easterly, and John BuckleyRead More

Jan 03, 2017

Join us at our next seminar: Public-Private Partnerships: The bridge to successful infrastructure projects

John F. Lushis, Jr., Esq., (Solicitor to  NCGPA), Peter D. Hutcheon, Esq., John Brown (Northampton County Executive), Stan Rugis (Northampton County Director of Public Works), Ryan Durkin (Northampton County Solicitor), and Shawn Langen (NCGPA Chair), are pleased to invite you to “Public Private Partnerships: The bridge to successful infrastructure projects,” on Thursday, January 26. In this presentation, we will discuss the structure of P3 projects and the opportunities and advantages they provide.» Read More

Oct 05, 2015

Are you involved in a commercial lease?

If so, then our upcoming seminar is a must for you.

John Lushis of Norris McLaughlin & Marcus and James Pauloski, Broker of Record will present a seminar entitled Negotiating Commercial Leases – A Real Estate Poker Game ­to landlords and tenants to help them understand their leases and what comes with them. The seminar will take place on Thursday, October 15th at our office in Allentown.» Read More

Aug 08, 2013

Don’t Cry Over Spilled Oil: Understanding Environmental Risks Can Create Opportunities

On September 25, 2013, Norris McLaughlin & Marcus will host a seminar, Don’t Cry Over Spilled Oil: Understanding Environmental Risks Can Create Opportunities.  Presenters include members of the firm’s Environmental Law Group John F. Lushis, Esq., and Jeffrey M. Casaletto, Esq.; Betsy Schamberger, President of Moonstone Environmental; and Tracy Oscavich, Director of Lehigh Valley Land Recycling Initiative. This seminar is designed to help developers, investors, commercial brokers, business owners, commercial lenders, and municipalities understand how to handle environmental issues – and how common environmental “deal killers” can actually create additional business opportunities.» Read More

Aug 01, 2013

2012-2013 Labor and Employment Law Update

On September 18, our Labor & Employment Group will present 2012-2013 Labor and Employment Law Update.  I, along with my colleagues will discuss recent developments and changes related to labor and employment issues. It is important for human resource professionals and business owners and managers to remain educated in our ever-changing culture. This program has been approved for 1.25 recertification credit hour toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute.  » Read More

May 24, 2013

How to Properly Conduct Workplace Investigations

On Wednesday, May 22, I presented a seminar entitled, “How to Properly Conduct Workplace Investigations,” to 3 groups of more than 30 people.  We discussed how important it is to be meticulous in your investigation and the step-by-step process to ensure your investigation is complete and timely.

If you have any questions about conducting workplace investigations, or any other HR related issues, please contact a member of our teamRead More