2015 January Cobb GEM
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Diversity & Inclusion Content Area

When: 01/21/2015
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Freeman Mathis & Gary, LLP
100 Galleria Parkway
Suite 1600 (17th Floor)
Atlanta, Georgia  30339
United States
Contact: SHRM-Atlanta

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Religious Accommodations in the Workplace
Diversity & Inclusion Content Area

This will be a presentation regarding the Title VII obligation to provide reasonable religious accommodations. What constitutes a religious accommodation? How does the obligation differ from the duty to accommodate disabilities? Is the duty to accommodate different is a unionized setting versus non-bargained? What is the penalty for failing to accommodate?  

Speaker: Sheldon W. Snipe, General Attorney - Labor & Employment, AT&T Legal Department

Sheldon Snipe has twenty years representing management in employment and labor matters. He regularly manages and serves as lead counsel in employment litigation, labor arbitrations, and administrative agency proceedings in nine Southeastern states. He provides daily advice and assistance to Business Units and Human Resources in formulation and administration of employment policy. Sheldon participates in preventative EEO counseling and training of managers and employees at all levels. He supports a team of EEO and EH&S consultants in the handling of administrative charges and investigations by EEOC, NLRB, DOL, OSHA and state labor/employment agencies.

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View driving directions to the Freeman Mathis & Gary office located in the Galleria complex across from the Waverly Hotel.

Parking: There is a parking lot located directly outside of the building.  There is no charge for parking.

 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Registration, Networking & Dinner
 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  Announcements & Speaker Presentation

Advance Registration Deadline: January 20, 2015
Cancellation Deadline: January 14, 2015

 Registration Rates:
   Advanced  On-Site
 Member  $25  $30
 Non-Member  $35  $40
 Student Member  $15  $20

If paying via check, please note that your registration will not be confirmed until payment has been received. Please mail your check, along with the invoice to:

3525 Piedmont Road
Building Five, Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30305

Cancellation Policy:  Refunds will not be granted if cancellation is not received by the specified deadline. Send all cancellation notices via e-mail to info@shrmatlanta.org. Substitutions are allowed, however the non-member rate may apply.  If we do not receive a cancellation notice you will be required to pay for this event, even if you are unable to attend.