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What’s New and Notable – Employment Law Update 2021

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Date Published

March 17, 2021


San Diego County Bar Association


Employment Law


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Presented by:
The Labor & Employment Law Section of the SDCBA

Join our expert panel of employment law practitioners for an informative overview of recently passed legislation in the realm of labor and employment law, a discussion of new and noteworthy employment laws and trends for the new year, and an update on the key COVID-19 related laws, regulations and considerations for employees and employers in 2021.

PART 1 Video: Welcome by Sierra Spitzer; Legislative Update (60 mins) – [Jennifer Suberlak and Nick Ferraro]

PART 2 Video: COVID Related Laws and Considerations (60 mins) [Jenna Leyton-Jones and Cynthia Stratton]

PART 3 Video: Notable new employment laws (60 mins) [Ryan Nell and Andrew Hillier] 


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Sierra J. Spitzer
Senior Counsel - Paul, Plevin, Sullivan & Connaughton LLP

Sierra is an experienced litigation attorney whose practice now focuses on advice and counsel, training and compliance for... Read More

Jennifer P. Suberlak
Associate - Ogletree Deakins

Jennifer P. Suberlak is an associate in Ogletree Deakins’ San Diego office. Her practice focuses on employment counseling and... Read More

Nicholas J. Ferraro
Attorney - Ferraro Vega

Nicholas J. Ferraro, Esq. (Nick) is a labor and employment lawyer and founder of Ferraro Vega Employment Lawyers. He is... Read More

Jenna H. Leyton-Jones
Attorney - Leyton Jones Law

Jenna H. Leyton-Jones is an experienced employment law attorney and trusted business advisor who helps companies in all... Read More

Cynthia L. Stratton, Esq.
Partner - Stratton & Green, ALC

For over 25 years, Ms. Stratton has served as a modern advocate in that she takes an innovative approach by not only... Read More

Ryan H. Nell
Shareholder - Pettit Kohn

Ryan H. Nell is an employment attorney responsible for representing California employers statewide in both counseling and... Read More

Andrew Hillier
Attorney - Hillier Law

Andrew Hillier is the founding attorney of Hillier Law. He is an experienced employment law litigator representing employees... Read More

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Program Titles and Supporting Materials

This program contains the following components:

Part 1: Legislative Update - Video
Part 2: COVID Related Laws and Considerations - Video
Part 3: Notable Employment Trends - Video
Employment Law Update 2021 Handout - Paper
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