ALA Spring Seminar - Thursday, March 28th

March 28, 2019
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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The Headliners Club- 20th Floor
Chase Tower- 221 W. 6th Street
Austin, TX 78701

The Austin ALA Spring Seminar is just around the corner and we hope you are able to join us! We are honored this year to have two highly regarded Board Certified Labor & Employment Law attorneys, Susan Burton and Ted Smith, speaking with us on current employment issues facing law firms.

Session I, 11:00 A - Practical Tips for Managing Mental Health & Other ADA Issues in the Workplace

Susan Burton will present best practices for managing mental health matters and navigating ADA requirements within the workplace. This will include topics such as how best to identify issues, provide support and accomodations, complete proper documentation, and educate attorneys and management on best practices.

Lunch, 12:15- 1:00 P

Session II, 1:00 P - Sexual Harassment in the #MeToo Era:  Employer Obligations and Responsibilities

Ted Smith will present best practices to help employers meet their obligations and responsibilities regarding workplace sexual harassment laws.  This will include topics such as how sexual harassment is defined by the law, identifying concerning behaviors, employer responsibilities and obligations, and how best to document, investigate and layout corrective actions.

Trust me, you won’t want to miss this one!

Important Reminders About Parking

Option 1:     

Park in the Chase Tower Building Garage at 221 W. 6th Street.  Be sure to either stamp your parking ticket or pick up a discount ticket at the meeting to receive the $5.00 discounted parking rate when you exit the garage.

Option 2:

If the Garage is full, the Headliners Club offers a discounted parking rate of $5 at the parking lot at 600 Guadalupe Street (Lot P3010 which is connected to the Extended Stay America Hotel).

Instructions for Using Discounted Rate:

  • Enter lot from either Guadalupe Street or San Antonio Street
  • Park in any unmarked space and immediately head over to the Pay Machine
  • Enter license plate into Pay Machine
  • Choose the rate named "Headliners 3Hr"
  • Enter passcode: HC1955
  • Pay $5.00 (Pay Machine accepts cash or credit)


$30.00 Member Ticket

$40.00 Non-Member