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    “Grounding Your Frequent Fliers: Preventing FMLA Abuse”

    Date: August 11, 2015, 11:30am – 1:00pm
    Ryman Hall
    Dalton, GA
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    Topic:  “Grounding Your Frequent Fliers:  Preventing FMLA Abuse”

    Agenda includes:
    1.    Review basics of FMLA
    2.    Review and analyze recent case law regarding employer’s “honest belief” of FMLA abuse defense; and,
    3.    Understand possible actions for minimizing FMLA abuse.

    Presented By:   Steve Hopkins

    Steve's Bio:  I am an Attorney with Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP in Atlanta, Georgia since 2005. Prior to my law career, I worked in management in the textile industry, working in various capacities and with individuals from the shop floor to the boardroom. I have "walked the walk" of managers who I now assist with human resources problems and believe I bring a wealth of practical experience to my legal practice.

    Specialties:  Litigation, advice, and counseling of management in all aspects of employment law.

    This program has been approved for SHRM credits, and is still pending HRCI credits.

    Please RSVP no later than Friday, August 7, 2015, so that we can get an accurate headcount for our meal order.