We invite all Naturally North Bay members to tune in for our lunch time HR Forum, where our guest speakers will share insight into new employment laws. Join us on Tuesday, February 8, from 12:00pm - 1:00pm PST to learn about these changes from experts from two of our member companies.
This legal update, presented by Jennifer Douglas from Dickenson, Peatman & Fogarty and Samantha Pungprakearti from CMPR Law, will provide this information with our entire Naturally North Bay membership to ensure your human resource management team is up to date.
Jennifer E. Douglas is co-managing partner and head of the firm’s labor and employment department. She has been a lawyer for 25 years with extensive experience in all manner of employment issues including wage and hour, discrimination, reasonable accommodation, leaves of absence, and implementing state and federal regulations. She often analyzes legal risks associated with hiring, disciplining and firing in order to counsel clients with these employment decisions. Although counseling is the key to DP&F’s employment practice, Jennifer is a trained and experienced litigator who protects her clients’ interests when litigation becomes necessary.
Samantha Pungprakearti (“Poong-pre-ket”) is an attorney focusing on employment law and business disputes. Ms. Pungprakearti focuses her practice on ensuring employers are well equipped to comply with California’s ever-evolving legal landscape. Ms. Pungprakearti takes great pride in advising clients on employment matters, to make California a better place to work and do business. This includes providing engaging sexual harassment prevention training, investigations, and up-to-date advice on COVID-19 obligations.