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Category: GKH Seminars

Child Protection Policies

Date:          Thursday, April 6, 2017

Time:          12:00 to 1:30 p.m.

Location:    The offices of Gibbel Kraybill & Hess LLP, 2933 Lititz Pike

Attorneys Ann Martin and Dwight Yoder will review the significant changes made to Pennsylvania’s Child Protective Services law since 2015, aspects of the law identified by child protection advocates and legislators as requiring further clarification, and how effectively the state’s hotline for reporting child abuse is functioning. The presentation is geared toward those who work with children in churches and other nonprofit organizations.

A light lunch is included.

To register, call 717.291.1700 or email RSVP@gkh.com.

Annual Employment Law Breakfast Seminar

Date:          Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time:          8:00 to 10:00 a.m.

Location:    Eden Resort & Suites, 222 Eden Road, Lancaster

GKH’s annual Employment Law Breakfast Seminar addresses a variety of current legal concerns for employers. Attorney Jeff Worley will discuss the current status of the FLSA Overtime Laws, employment of undocumented immigrants, drug concerns in the workplace, anti-discrimination laws, and other important updates.

A buffet breakfast is included.

To register, call 717.291.1700 or email RSVP@gkh.com.

Basics of the Litigation Process

Date:          Thursday, May 18, 2017

Time:          12:00 to 1:30 p.m.

Location:    The offices of Gibbel Kraybill & Hess LLP, 2933 Lititz Pike

Disputes between people, businesses, or other entities may result in civil lawsuits. Attorneys Jason Asbell and Lindsay O’Neil, members of GKH’s Advocacy Practice Group, will describe the litigation process from the filing of the initial complaint through the trial and possible appeal. Alternatives to litigation, including settlement, mediation and arbitration, will also be discussed.

A light lunch is included.

To register, call 717.291.1700 or email RSVP@gkh.com.

Back to School: Legal Issues at Public Schools

Date:          Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Time:          12:00 to 1:30 p.m.

Location:    The offices of Gibbel Kraybill & Hess LLP, 2933 Lititz Pike

GKH attorneys Sheila O’Rourke and Jason Asbell will discuss legal issues that arise at public schools, including student rights, freedom of expression in the school context, disciplinary matters, and due process hearings.

A light lunch is included.

To register, call 717.291.1700 or email RSVP@gkh.com.

Mediation: What It Is and Why Do It?

Date:          Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Time:          7:30 to 9:00 a.m.

Location:    The offices of Gibbel Kraybill & Hess LLP, 2933 Lititz Pike

Why mediation? No, the question you should be asking is, Why not mediation? John Huber and  Melvin Hess will discuss the benefits of submitting disputes to mediation, the anatomy of the mediation process, and other ways to resolve disputes. John Huber, a former GKH partner, is a mediator and mediation trainer, and is the current president of Conflict Resolution Services. Mel Hess, a partner at GKH, is an experienced litigator  and a trained mediator. He has been involved in mediations ranging from backyard disputes to multi-million dollar claims.

A light breakfast is included.

To register, call 717.291.1700 or email RSVP@gkh.com.