April 19, 2011 - 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM ET

Venable Breakfast Briefing: "How to Manage Your U.S. Workforce"

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Harvard Club
West Room, 3rd Floor
35 West 44th Street
New York, NY

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You have a great product, an excellent brand, and you're open for business in the United States.  But how do you manage your workforce and avoid disputes?

Join Venable and The Spain-U.S. Chamber of Commerce to hear industry professionals address the things you need to know, and the things you need to do, to be a successful and trouble-free employer.


  • protecting the parent company: the importance of corporate separateness for U.S. operations;
  • how to hire (and fire) executives: the role of contracts;
  • how to hire (and fire) employees: the truth about employment at will;
  • employing union members: getting along with big labor;
  • enforcing equality in the workplace: all employees are created equal;
  • paying your American employees: the importance of fair wages and hours;
  • benefits: the U.S. healthcare and retirement model;
  • dealing with governments: navigating the dark seas of federal and state regulation;
  • dispute resolution: avoiding and defending employee litigation; and
  • best practices: the top ten do's and don'ts.

Venable Speakers:


Breakfast and Networking:  8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. (EST)
Program:  8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  (EST)

To RSVP, please contact Patti Reisman at NYEvents@Venable.com or 646.277.8158.