Human Resources Network

The Human Resources Network consists of Member human resource managers, benefits administrators, recruiters and others interested in human resources activities who gather 4-6 times per year to hear presentations on and discuss current issues in human resources. The Human Resources Network also gives direction to the HR related topics in the CI Newsletter and assists in the development of wage salary and benefit surveys.

Next Meeting: Wage & Hour and FLMA

Topic: Wage & Hour and FLMA

When:  April 21, 2017, 8:30 am – 10 am

Where: The Council of Industry Office, Media Room, The Desmond Campus MSMC, Newburgh

Presenter: Tom McDonough, Jackson Lewis PC

Cost: None for members

Registration:  Online click here  or email abutler@councilofindustry.org  

Tom McDonough from Jackson Lewis will present the latest updates on Wage & Hour including information on New York State’s minimum wage increase. He will also cover the latest updates to FMLA including New York State’s new Paid Family Leave Plan. More details will be available in the Weekly Update and April’s CI Newsletter.

Thomas P. McDonough is a Partner in the White Plains, New York, office of Jackson Lewis LLP. He is a member of the firm’s Labor and Public Sector practice groups. He received his Juris Doctor, cum laude, and Bachelor’s Degree from St. John’s University. Mr. McDonough has a broad area of expertise. He counsels employers on a wide range of labor and employment law issues. Mr. McDonough spends much of his time helping clients avoid workplace law problems and issues. He regularly trains managers and supervisors on labor relations, wage and hour laws, sexual and other forms of harassment, best employment practices, and other workplace law matters. He also helps clients develop effective employment policies and procedures designed to avoid workplace issues and minimize their exposure to costly litigation

To register or for more information contact Alison Butler  at abutler@councilofindustry.org or call (845) 565- 1355.

June Meeting: I9 and Immigration Update

Topic: I9 Compliance and Immigration 

When:  June 9, 2017, 8:30 am – 10 am

Where: The Council of Industry Office, Media Room, The Desmond Campus MSMC, Newburgh

Presenter: Otieno Ombok, Jackson Lewis PC

Cost: None for members

Registration:  Online click here  or email abutler@councilofindustry.org  

Otieno Ombok, Jackson Lewis PC, will discuss immigration changes under the new administration and I-9 compliance in light of the new I-9 form. More information will be available soon.

To register or for more information contact Alison Butler  at abutler@councilofindustry.org or call (845) 565- 1355.