Hot Legal Issues in the Hospitality Industry - Cornell Professor Dave Sherwyn
CORNELL HOTEL SOCIETY NORCAL CHAPTER
PROFESSOR DAVID SHERWYN
Special Hospitality Law Discussion & Reception
Learn about current hot legal issues and network with other hotelies and law industry professionals.
A reception, talk and Q&A session with Dave is sure to be informative and entertaining by one our favorite professors.
RSVP in Advance -- 2 Tickets for $25 includes light hors d'oeuvres, wine & beer
Ticket Price at the Door:
Single Ticket for $25
2 Tickets for $35
Special thanks to our host Rob Robinson (Arts '93)
Topics to include:
1. Labor Relations in Hospitality:
a. Unions are using corporate campaigns & arbitration to achieve their organizing & negotiation goals
b. How are they doing this, what can employers do
2. Employment Law:
a. Employers dodged a bullet in Wal-Mart, but the new retaliation case creates an unknown employer must prepare for
B. Wage & hour lawsuits continue to plague the industry, but can be managed
David Sherwyn (BS, JD, Cornell University) is a professor of law at Cornell University's School of Hotel Administration. He is a research fellow at the Center for Labor and Employment Law at New York University's School of Law. In addition, Dave is of counsel to the law firm of Shea Stokes Roberts & Wagner. Prior to joining the School of Hotel Administration, Dave practiced management-side labor and employment law for six years. His primary research focus is labor and employment law issues relevant to the hospitality industry; specifically, mandatory arbitration of discrimination lawsuits and sexual harassment.
Wyndham Parc 55 Hotel (View)
55 Cyril Magnin Street
San Francisco, CA 94107