Chamber’s employment law seminar set

The Hawaii Island Chamber of Commerce will present the 2018 Hawaii Employment Law Seminar on Friday, Oct. 26 at the ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s Moanahoku Hall. This all-day event will include a complimentary hard copy and online version of the newly revised “2018-19 Hawai‘i Chamber Desk Manual: Labor and Employment Law for Hawaii Employers,” continental breakfast and lunch.

Touted as the most cost-effective employment law seminar providing information for Hawaii businesses, the presentation will feature attorneys from co-sponsor Torkildson, Katz, Hetherington, Harris &Knorek, one of Hawaii’s premier business-oriented law firms.


The presenters combine their in-depth knowledge of employment law with their longstanding ties to our community to provide practical, effective advice to both large and small employers.

This year’s sessions include:

• Leave Law Administration

• #MeToo: Sex Harassment, Pay Equity, Investigations and Policies

• Opioids, Medical Marijuana &Rx Drugs in the Workplace

• Fair Labor Standards Act Panel Discussion

• Developments in Labor Law: NLRB &Supreme Court Developments Affecting Hawaii


• Immigration Law Update: Ice Ice Baby

The early-bird registration fee is $350 for Hawaii Island Chamber and SHRM Hawaii members who register and submit payment by Friday, Oct. 5. The early-bird rate for non-members is $400. After Oct. 5, the fee for members will be $380 and $430 for non-members. Discounts are also available for multiple attendees from a single business. Call the Chamber office at 935-7178 or email admin@hicc.biz to register or for more information. Registration forms may be downloaded from www.hicc.biz.