Upcoming event to offer employment law update

Are you looking for updated information about employment law and recent changes to state and federal legislation? Are you confused about health care reform and its implications for your organization?

The Western Colorado Human Resource Association (WCHRA) will host a spring conference and employment law update to offer HR professionals, benefits specialists, office managers and business owners relevant and timely information to help them succeed in their roles.

This full-day conference is scheduled for April 18 at the Doubletree by Hilton, located at 743 Horizon Drive in Grand Junction. To register or obtain more information about the upcoming event, log on to the Web site at www.wchra.org.

Michael Santo, Jennifer Springer and Alicia Williams from the Grand Junction law firm of Bechtel & Santo will present at the conference, as will Kelly Esselman, a senior associate with Mercer in Denver.

Concurrent and breakout sessions at the conference will offer information on new laws and regulations as well as review the rulings in recent court cases involving employment law.

A Grand Junction-based chapter of the Society of Human Resources Management, the WCHRA offers training and networking opportunities to HR professionals. The organization also serves as a community resource for new and established businesses and organizations.