October 1, 2018 -- Partners Colin J. Tanner and Pam Lee along with senior associates Tommi Saghatelian and Michael Huston will be speakers at the 2018 PELRAC 9th Annual Training Conference being held October 10-12, 2018 at DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Anaheim Resort, 2085 S Harbor Blvd, Anaheim, CA 92802 .
Mr. Tanner and Ms. Lee will be speaking on the topic “Labor Relations 101.” Their introductory Labor Relations presentation covers the history and role of Labor, the terminology and principles used in Labor Relations, and the three common phases of Labor Relations: Organizing, Bargaining, and Administration. The presentation will be held on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm.
Ms. Saghatelian and Mr. Huston will be speaking on the topic “Skelly 101.” Their introductory Disciplinary presentation will cover the continuing impacts of the California Supreme Court ruling in Skelly v. State Personnel Board (1975) 15 Cal. 3d 194, including pre-disciplinary best practices, pitfalls, impartiality of “Skelly” officers, post-Skelly process and recent court decisions. The presentation will be held on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 11 am – 12:15 pm.