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When: 9/19/2019
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Where: Wolf Group Office/Conference Center
10860 Kenwood Road
Suite C
Cincinnati, Ohio  45242
United States
Presenter: Dan Rosenthal, Jackson Lewis & Jon K. McPherson, Kroger
Contact: Celia Werner, Chapter Administrator

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Wolf Group

Approved for:
1 SHRM Certification Credit!
1 General HRCI Credit!

This presentation will explore key challenges with labor relations and the National Labor Relations Act, including Union avoidance, and negotiating and administering collective bargaining agreements.

Learning Objectives:
- Basic concepts of the National Labor Relations Act
- Tools and strategies for Union avoidance
- Effective tactics for labor relations
- Best practices for collective bargaining negotiation and preparation

Daniel G. Rosenthal is a Principal in the Cincinnati, Ohio, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. He has devoted his career to practicing management-side labor and employment law.
Mr. Rosenthal advises private and public sector employers in all aspects of traditional labor law, including union avoidance, collective bargaining and arbitration. He represents employers in proceedings with the NLRB and SERB, including representation cases and unfair labor practice cases.
Mr. Rosenthal also advises and represents employers in a broad range of employment law matters, including those involving discrimination and harassment, wage and hour, wrongful termination, and retaliation claims. He also advises and trains managers and supervisors on preventive litigation practices, focusing on how to comply with applicable laws and regulations, avoid workplace disputes, resolve employee relations problems, and satisfy legitimate employee expectations.

Jon McPherson is the Vice President, Labor Relations for The Kroger Co.  He is responsible for providing strategic leadership to the organization in all Labor Relations matters, including the Collective Bargaining of our 350 Collective Bargaining Agreements throughout the enterprise, all Taft Hartley Health and Pension activities including assignment of Trustees and their development, and he provides direction as to our Company Policies for these funds.
Jon joined Kroger in 2013 as Director of Labor Relation for the Logistics Division.  Before joining Kroger, he served in several leadership roles at Kellogg’s, including vice president of Human Resources and Labor Relations, vice president of HR, director of Labor Relations, and HR plant manager. 

Members Complimentary
Non-Members $20

RSVP by: September 16, 2019

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No refunds will be provided after September 16, 2019.   

Please note there is an additional $5 registration fee for walk-ins. Walk-ins are not guaranteed a spot after online registration closes.

Please note that if you register for free (member) and don't attend, you will be charged $10.

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Cincinnati, OH 45241

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