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2023 Kauai Employment Law Seminar | Nov. 6, 2023

Torkildson Katz, A Law Corporation, and the Kaua’i Chamber of Commerce present the 2023 Kauai Employment Law Seminar on Monday, November 6, 2023, at the Hilton Garden Inn.

This full-day event includes several training workshops and information about creating employment relationships, managing employment relationships, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) and more. There will also be a brief question-and-answer period.

Presenters at the event will be John Knorek, D. Elliott Gonzalez, and Jenna Moriwaki.

Kauai Chamber Employment Seminar Flyer

Register online

Registration includes a continental breakfast, lunch, and a hard copy of the newly updated 2023-2024 Chamber Desk Manual.

The annual event is open to Kaua’i Chamber of Commerce members and non-members.

The registration fee is $375 for Kaua’i Chamber of Commerce members and members of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Hawaii.

The registration fee for non-members is $425.

Attendees must register by Monday, October 30, 2023. Refunds will be considered on an individual basis.

Continental breakfast at the seminar will be served from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on November 6, 2023. Seminar sessions begin at 9 a.m. and continue until 4:15 p.m.

Date and Time:
Monday, November 6, 2023
8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. HST

Hilton Garden Inn

Conservatory Room
3-5920 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaʻa, Hawaii

Featured Speakers:

John L. Knorek

Director, Torkildson Katz

John L. Knorek, a Director at the firm, provides counsel and representation to large and small employers in all aspects of employment and wrongful discharge law. His practice also includes collective bargaining negotiations, affirmative action compliance, mediation, and arbitration. He provides training to businesses on employment discrimination and preventative personnel practices, including family leave, disability law, and sexual harassment. Mr. Knorek is a founding co-editor of the Hawaii Chamber of Commerce's Desk Manual for Employers and its Model Employer Handbook.

Elliott Gonzalez

Senior Counsel, Torkildson Katz

Elliot Gonzalez is Senior Counsel in the Honolulu office, with experience practicing in the area of employment litigation and specializing in complex trial litigation. He is involved in all aspects of his clients’ cases, including pre-trial and trial strategy, law and motion, depositions, court appearances, and trial.

About the Kaua’i Chamber of Commerce

Founded in 1913, the Kaua’i Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving and advocating for the diverse needs of businesses throughout the island of Kaua’i. The organization’s mission is to improve the business climate for its members, cultivate a sense of belonging, and foster productive business relationships within the business community in Kaua’i.

About our law firm

Founded in 1947, Torkildson Katz, A Law Corporation, represents individuals and corporations in Hawaii, the U.S. Mainland, and internationally in a wide range of legal matters. With offices in Honolulu and Hilo, the law firm’s primary practice areas are Labor and Employment, Business Litigation, Health Care, Real Estate and Business Law, Tax Planning and Controversy, and Administrative Law.

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