Labor Law and HR Forum


This event provides an educational update to Chamber members, and provides tips, tools and advice from some of the best attorneys and HR professionals around. This program provides an added value benefit to assist our member companies with knowledge that helps them stay compliant with the ever-changing California labor laws and human resources related issues.

Some of Bakersfield’s top legal attorneys will update you about new employment legislation at the Chamber’s next Labor Law and HR Forum on September 21, 2017. Attorneys Jerry Pearson and Jefferson Eberhardt, of Young Wooldridge LLP, will cover a number of employee performance-related topics, including:

    • Legal methods of managing employee performance
    • How to productively correct problem behaviors in the workplace
    • Proper discipline and termination documentation
    • Avoiding wrongful termination claims and litigation


The forum will be held at the Chamber office, 1725 Eye St. Check-in/networking begins at 7:30 a.m., with the presentation following from 8-10 a.m. Please park in the parking structure on the northwest corner of 18th and Eye streets.

Cost is $25 for members; $50 for nonmembers. A light breakfast will be provided. Cancellation notices must be received 24 hours in advance to preclude billing. Register here for the event.

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