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    FCSHRM's April Monthly Meeting- Breakfast

    Date: April 28, 2016, 7:30am – 9:30am
    Dutch's Daughter
    581 Himes Ave
    Frederick, MD 21703
    $18-Member, $25-Non-Member/Guest & $5.00 Walk in up charge if not registered previously
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    Participants will be able to (1) identify social media, (2) identify ways in which social media can undermine a company’s reputation, (3) identify ways in which social media can expose a company to potential liability and losses, and (4) analyze and evaluate a strategy for managing employee use of social media that takes into consideration potential liability risks, protecting intellectual property and other company information, cost considerations, and employee relations issues.

    Presenter Bio: 

    Stephen Stern, Esq

    Stephen Stern is a partner with Hyatt & Weber, P.A., where he advises businesses and represents them in litigation. Mr. Stern helps employers minimize risk and exposure to liability by developing effective employment policies and practices. He advises employers on strategic matters, such as trade secret protection programs, non-compete, non-solicitation, and confidentiality agreements, privacy issues, wage/hour matters, independent contractor relationships, document retention practices, and employee handbooks, among other things. Mr. Stern also helps companies address issues that arise on a day-to-day basis, such as leave requests, employee discipline, accommodations for individuals with disabilities, and terminations. In addition, Mr. Stern has been retained to conduct highly sensitive and complex investigations. When litigation has been unavoidable, Mr. Stern has successfully represented clients in federal and state courts across the country and before federal, state, and local administrative agencies, such as the EEOC, DOL, and DOJ.

    Stephen graduated from Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations and he received his law degree from George Washington University Law School. Stephen is admitted to practice in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. In addition, he is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.