Conferences and Speeches

The University of Texas Law CLE's 29th Annual Labor and Employment Law Conference

Thursday, May 5, 2022 - Friday, May 6, 2022

Partner Robert Sheeder will be speaking on the topic of National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) updates on May 5, 2022, with the University of Texas Law CLE. The session will consist of a detailed discussion on the dramatic changes that affect unionized and non-unionized workers and employers that have occurred in the last 12 months under the National Labor Relations Act. 

UT Law CLE’s 29th Annual Labor and Employment Law Conference is the premier program on employment law practice in Texas. By bringing together leading members of the bar, personnel experts, and in-house counsel, the conference offers timely updates, emerging trends, and the variety of perspectives practitioners need.

This year’s program features:

  • Updates on the latest federal and state employment case law and legislative developments, including disability issues under the ADA, changes under the NRLB, wage and hour enforcement, the public sector, trade secrets and non-competes, and more
  • Workplace issues and developments facing employees and employers on remote working arrangements, whistleblower cases, sexual harassment claims, developing an inclusive culture, and emotional support animals in the workplace
  • An examination of the complex framework that employers must navigate and obligations they must meet in A Deep Dive on Accommodations
  • ESG and Employment Lawyers: Learn about the latest in social and governance reporting metrics and the resulting impact on litigation
  • Multiple networking opportunities with program faculty and fellow practitioners, including the Thursday evening reception

CLE credit: Up to 14.00 hours of credit, including 1.25 hours of Ethics credit. MCLE Credit approved in TX, CA, OK, and PA.