San Mateo County EAC – Employee Handbooks, Tips and Best Practices

Date / Time
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
2017-06-28 11:00:002017-06-28 13:00:00America/Los_AngelesSan Mateo County EAC - Employee Handbooks, Tips and Best Practices1221 Chess Drive Foster City CA 94404

Crowne Plaza Foster City-San Mateo
1221 Chess Drive
Foster City, CA 94404


What you don't know can cost you money.  Protect yourself and be informed.

Kurt Bockes is special counsel with the law firm of Littler Mendelson, P.C. in its San Francisco office.  He represents and advises clients in all aspects of employment law and regularly appears in California state and federal courts. His experience includes equal employment opportunity laws and practices, wrongful termination, wage and hour issues, and class actions. Mr. Bockes received his bachelor and master’s degree from Michigan State University, and his law degree from the University of Wisconsin.
Katherine Marie Kimsey is an associate in Littler Mendelson’s San Francisco office. She advises and represents employers in all labor and employment law matters. During law school at the University of San Francisco, Katie was a senior editor on the Maritime Law Journal. As a member of the moot court team, she competed in the Wagner Moot Court Competition at New York Law School. Before law school, Katie served in the U.S. Navy for five years as a surface warfare officer where she led and managed sailors. She is also  a graduate of George Washington University in Washington D.C.

We've seen a wide range of important developments in California and in federal laws recently! Attend this Employee Handbook seminar to learn what's new, and hear our recommendations on hot compliance topics, including:

  • Should I have a handbook? If I decide to have a handbook, what information must I include?
    •  Are such handbook provisions as: probationary period language and binding arbitration agreements advisable?
  • What effect has recent case law had on handbook drafting?  \\hat is the best way to distribute and obtain an acknowledgment?
  • And More.

Kurt Bockes

For more information or to register please contact:
Hans Boehm at [email protected]

Visit the San Mateo County EAC website