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The S.C. Bar-CLE Division and the S.C. Bar Employment and Labor Law Section are proud to present our annual spring employment law seminar. Course Planner Jimmy Byars has brought together a talented and experienced faculty who are going to guide you through some of the hottest topics in employment and labor law. 
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to get 6.0 hours of Employment and Labor Specialization Credit, as well as networking with your colleagues at the Bar Conference Center. For maximum convenience, we are also offering this important program by live webcast and broadcast to Charleston and Greenville.
This seminar is an (intermediate to advanced) level program.

8:50 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:00 a.m. The How-Tos on #MeToo

Jennifer K. Dunlap
Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein, LLP                       
Ashley Kutz Kelley
Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP                       
Nekki Shutt
Burnette Shutt & McDaniel, PA
Joseph D. Dickey Jr.
Dickey Law Group, LLC

10:00 a.m. Wage Garnishment in South Carolina
General Wage Garnishment Law and Legal Issues
James A. Byars
Nexsen Pruet, LLC                       

Impacts of the Palmetto Automated Child Support System on Wage Garnishment
Karen Luchka Wingo, SC Department of Social Services

Chrissy Brogdon Dingeldine
Veritas HHS

11:00 a.m. Break

11:15 a.m. Emotional Intelligence for Lawyers
Henry L. Deneen
Murphy & Grantland, P.A.

12:15 p.m. Lunch Provided by the ELL Section

1:15 p.m. Guns in the Workplace
Michael P. Scott
Nexsen Pruet, LLC

2:15 p.m. Recent NLRB and Labor Law Update
Richard A.  Phinney
Sara E. McCreary
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

3:15 p.m. Break

3:30 p.m. An Introduction to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation:
What Employers Should Know About Protecting and Processing Employee Data
Jacqueline M. Pavlicek
Burnette Shutt & McDaniel, PA

4:30 p.m. Adjournment

All registrations must be pre-paid. Cancellation & Refund Policy: Refunds, less $25 administrative fee, will be made for cancellations received in writing to the CLE Registrar at registrar@scbar.org by 5 p.m., one week prior to the seminar. Cancellations will not be accepted within one week of seminar date. One-time transfers to seminars of like value or to the live web cast of the seminar (if available) will be accepted for a $25 administrative fee in lieu of cancellations within one week of seminar. Requests to transfer to the live web cast must be received by 1 p.m. the day prior to the program. Designated substitutes may take the place of registrants unable to attend.

  • Columbia
    In-Person Seminar
    Bar Conference Center
    1501 Park Street , Columbia, SC 29201
  • Charleston
    In-Person Seminar
    Charleston School of Law
    81 Mary Street Room D101 or M101, Charleston, SC 29403
  • Greenville
    In-Person Seminar
    Greenville Technical College - Buck Mickel Center
    216 S. Pleasantburg Dr. Room 135, Greenville, SC 29607