The 17th annual Federal Sector Labor Relations and Labor Law Program
On Thursday, September 9, 1999, Chicago-Kent will host the17th annual Federal Sector Labor Relations and Labor Law Program. The theme of this year's program is Twenty Years Under the Civil Service Reform Act: Where Have We Come From and Where Are We Going? The morning portion of the program features comprehensive plenary panel discussions and a luncheon speech by nationally recognized leaders in the federal workplace, including Dennis Devaney, Professor of Law, Wayne State University Law School, Former Board Member, United States Merit Systems Protection Board, and Former General Counsel, Federal Labor Relations Authority; Bobby L. Harnage, National President, American Federation of Government Employees, AFL-CIO; Rosslyn Kleeman, Distinguished Executive in Residence, Public Administration Department, George Washington University; Michael McNally, President, National Air Traffic Controllers Association; Leigh Shein, Chief of Staff, United States Office of Personnel Management; Ellen J. Vargyas, Legal Counsel, United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; and Donald Wasserman, Board Member, Federal Labor Relations Authority. This will be followed by concurrent workshops on EEO case law, MSPB current developments, FLRA, and partnerships and the law, providing participants with the opportunity to discuss specific issues with experts in the federal labor relations field.
Law students (JD only) enrolled at Chicago-Kent are welcome to attend
any or all of the program sessions free of charge (note: course
materials are not included; however, copies of the materials will be available
in the library at a later date). Pre-registration is required!
To register, please stop by the Office of Continuing Legal and Professional
Education (Suite 530) to fill out a registration form. Students must
register no later than Tuesday, September 7, 1999.
Upcoming Programs 1999