Employment Law

About the Workshop

Employment Law Liability Workshop


Recent Developments, Law Changes and EEOC Case Trends – Bill Helfand, Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgaard & Smith, L.L.P.

ADA and FMLA Update – Elizabeth DeRieux

Status Report and Required Revisions to Center Arbitration Agreements – Bill Helfand, Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgaard & Smith, L.L.P.

Panel:  Stop Criminal Activity at the Door, Basic Center Security – Kendra Thomas, The Harris Center;  Lisa Laky, Integral Care;  Sean McFarland, The Harris Center;  Richard Wigzell, TCRMF

Panel:  Recognition and Response to Aggression of Center Clients on Site or in the Field – Dr. Silvia Musquiz, The Harris Center;  Kendra Thomas, The Harris Center;  Pam Beach, TCRMF

Preventing Employment-Related Litigation – Dan Hernandez, TCRMF; Pam Beach, TCRMF


The registration fee is:

  • $75 for each representative of centers that are members of the Fund
  • $375 for each representative of centers that are not members of the Fund.


The workshop will be conducted at The Menger Hotel, 204 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, Texas 78205. For reservations call 1-800-345-9285 and mention that you are attending the Texas Council Risk Management Fund meetings. The cutoff date for reservations at the discounted rate (single $132.00/double $132.00 ) is Saturday, January 5, 2019. After that, rooms and rates are based on availability. Any special accommodation requirements should be addressed with the hotel when making room reservations. A hotel reservation does not register you for the workshop.

Continuing Education Credit

The Fund has continuing education sponsor agreements with the following:

  • Texas State Board of Examiners of Social Workers
  • Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors
  • Texas State Board of Public Accountancy
  • Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists.
  • Continuing Legal Education credits have also been applied for from the State Bar of Texas.


The workshop will begin at 8:00 a.m. and conclude by 3:30 p.m.

Breakfast will begin at 7:00 a.m.

Full breakfast and lunch are included.


2019-01-25 Employment Law Liability Workshop

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