This virtual webinar is presented by Taft’s Employment and Labor Relations group and will feature a keynote presentation by Morris Robinson, an internationally renowned opera singer, on the importance of diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
All are invited to attend the full 2.5 hour seminar, or may choose to register for Morris Robinson's keynote presentation only (45 minutes in length).
Full Seminar, Including Keynote Presentation
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EST
Keynote Presentation Only
11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EST
Hitting the Right Notes: Getting Real About Diversity & Inclusion
Drawing on his personal journey to success, internationally renowned opera singer Morris Robinson will discuss the importance of diversity and inclusion in the workplace, particularly in traditionally non-diverse environments.
Mr. Robinson’s dynamic and enlightening presentation will include candid advice for cultivating effective initiatives, address the drawbacks of “diversity for the sake of diversity” and encourage businesses to get real about diversity and inclusion for sake of advancing their business and mission. Morris Robinson regularly performs with the Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera, and Lyric Opera of Chicago.
10:00-10:05 a.m. - Justin Flamm, Welcome
10:05-10:25 a.m. - Brian Dershaw, Remote Work Issues
10:25-10:45 a.m. - Evan Priestle, DOL Update
10:45-11:05 a.m. - Connie Kremer, Furloughs and Layoffs
11:05-11:25 a.m. - Conor Meeks, OSHA & Workers' Compensation
11:25-11:45 a.m. - Sarah Leyshock, Caselaw Update
11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. - Hitting the Right Notes: Getting Real About Diversity & Inclusion, Key Note Speaker Presentation with Morris Robinson
SHRM and CLE credit for Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Minnesota, and Ohio pending.