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    EEOC Compliance Update

    Date: May 15, 2018, 11:30am – 1:30pm
    College of Charleston North Campus
    3800 Paramount Drive
    North Charleston, SC 29405
    $20 Members $25 Non Members
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    EEOC Compliance Update


    This presentation will focus on EEOC updates on cases and concepts as it relates to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

    This presentation will focus on EEOC matters arising in the last year including administrative and case activity under the federal laws enforced by the Commission.

    Speaker: Jennifer Bessick & Jim Allen

    Jennifer Bessick is an investigator with the EEOC Savannah local office. As an investigator, Jennifer has successfully investigated cases involving class action allegations, resolved cases through negotiated settlement agreements and participated in various outreach events as a representative of the Commission. Prior to joining the commission in 2010, Jennifer worked for the Office of Hearing and Commission.

    Jim Allen is an experienced employment law attorney representing both management and employees over a career span of 26 years before joining the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) in 2014. The heart of his practice for those years was advising and representing employers, including responding to charges and litigation with the EEOC. Jim has also represented individuals in class actions and individual actions alleging discrimination around the country.

    Jim currently lives in Augusta, GA with his wife, Jim represents the EEOC in the Savannah local office.


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    Meeting approved for HRCI & SHRM recertification credits