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Past Speaking Engagements

Disabilities Discrimination and Advice

Sunday, June 8, 2014 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 18, 2014) Practicing Law Institute


Employment Discrimination Claims ― LGBT Claims

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 16, 2009) Practising Law Institute


Litigating Expungement Claims at FINRA

Friday, October 15, 2010 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, October 15, 2010) Public Investors Bar Association


Ethical Issues in FLSA Cases

Friday, June 7, 2013 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 7, 2013) NYU Center for Labor and Employment Law


Ethical Issues for In-House Counsel

Friday, June 6, 2014 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 6, 2014) NYU Center for Labor and Employment Law


Implementing Global Policies on Diversity and Other Core Values

Saturday, June 6, 2009 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 6, 2009) New York State Bar Association, Cornell University Law School


Whistleblowing and Retaliation Claims

Tuesday, August 3, 2010 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York August, 3, 2010) New York City Bar Association


New York University Workshop on Employment Law for Federal Judges – Electronic Discovery

Friday, March 15, 2013 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 15, 2013) Federal Judicial Center Dwight D. Opperman Institute of Judicial Administration & The Center for Labor and Employment Law at NYU School of… more


Controversies over Compelled Arbitration of Employment Claims

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Los Cabos, Mexico, March 19, 2014) Ameican Bar Association, Employment Rights and Responsibilities Committee


Labor and Employment Law Initiatives and Proposals in the Obama Administration

Friday, June 5, 2009 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 5, 2009) New York University School of Law

Ethics and Strategies in Labor and Employment Arbitration

Thursday, November 7, 2013 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New Orleans, Louisiana, November 7, 2013) American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law


Ethical Issues for In-House Counsel

Friday, June 4, 2010 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 4, 2010) NYU Center for Labor and Employment Law


Flexibility, Leave or Other Special Needs in a Competitive Legal Marketplace

Tuesday, June 5, 2012 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 5, 2012) New York State Bar Association, Committee on Lawyers in Transition


Brokers vs Broker-Dealers

Saturday, October 19, 2013 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Orlando, Florida, October 19, 2013) Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association


Ethics Issues and Conflicts in Representing Multiple Parties in an Employment Case

Thursday, June 24, 2010 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 24, 2010) Practising Law Institute


Workplace Bullying

Thursday, March 22, 2012 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 22, 2012) New York City Labor and Employee Relations Association


Ethical Issues Involved in Litigating and Settling FLSA Cases

Friday, October 4, 2013 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada, October 4, 2013) New York State Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section


Whistleblowing and Retaliation Claims

Tuesday, August 2, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, August 2, 2011) New York City Bar Association


NYU Workshop on Employment Law for Federal Judges- Electronic Discovery

Friday, March 9, 2012 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 9, 2012) Federal Judicial Center, Dwight D. Opperman Institute of Judicial Administration & The Center for Labor and Employment Law at NYU School of… more


Executive Employment Agreements in a Recessionary Era

Saturday, November 5, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Seattle, Washington, November 5, 2011) American Bar Association

Ethical Issues for In House Counsel

Friday, June 10, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 10, 2011) New York University Annual Conference on Labor


Retaliation Claims: “Every Breath You Take I’ll Be Watching You”

Thursday, June 20, 2013 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 20, 2013) Practicing Law Institute, Employment Law & Litigation 2013


Not Just Another Day at the Beach: Employer Wellness Programs Draw Fire

Friday, March 26, 2010 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Coronado, California, March 26, 2010) American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law and Employment Rights and Responsibilities Committee


Risk Areas: Hiring, Firing, Reductions in Force

Friday, June 3, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York June 3, 2011) New York State Bar Association


Employment Law Essentials

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, July 30, 2013) New York City Bar


NYU Workshop on Employment Law for Federal Judges- Electronic Discovery

Friday, March 19, 2010 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 19, 2010) Federal Judicial Center, Dwight D. Opperman Institute of Judicial Administration & The Center for Labor and Employment Law at NYU School… more


Electronic Discovery

Friday, March 18, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 18, 2011) New York University Workshop on Employment Law for Federal Judges


Retaliation in Employment Law Update

Friday, August 1, 2014 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, August 1, 2014) American Conference Institute


Mandatory Employment Arbitration: Has Experience Proven It a Panacea for Employers and a Curse for Employees?

Saturday, November 7, 2009 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Washington, D.C., November 7, 2009) American Bar Association Section of Labor & Employment Law


Equal Employment and Discrimination Law and Regulatory Change

Monday, November 8, 2010 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, November 8, 2010) College of Labor and Employment Lawyers

Executive Employment Agreements in a Recessionary Era

Saturday, November 5, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Seattle, Washington, November 5, 2011) American Bar Association


Employment Discrimination in Transnational Contexts

Wednesday, July 20, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Cambridge, England, July 20-22, 2011) University of Cambridge


The Current State of Arbitration in a Post-Concepcion World?

Friday, January 27, 2012 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, January 27, 2012) New York State Bar Association, Labor & Employment Law Section


The Uses and Abuses of Electronic Discovery

Monday, October 3, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Detroit, Michigan, October 3, 2011) Wayne State University, I. Goodman Cohen Lecture in Trial Advocacy


Knowing Your Forum: Selected Emerging Discrimination Issues

Thursday, June 23, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 23, 2011) Practicing Law Institute


Latest Developments in Employment Litigation

Tuesday, November 15, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, November 15, 2011) Federal Bar Council


Mandatory Employment Arbitration: Experience Shows Unexpected Results for Employers and Employees

Thursday, April 8, 2010 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (San Francisco, California, April 8, 2010) American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution


Ethical Issues for In House Counsel

Friday, June 10, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 10, 2011) New York University Annual Conference on Labor


Retaliation Claims: “Every Breath You Take I’ll Be Watching You”

Thursday, June 20, 2013 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 20, 2013) Practicing Law Institute, Employment Law & Litigation 2013


Not Just Another Day at the Beach: Employer Wellness Programs Draw Fire

Friday, March 26, 2010 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Coronado, California, March 26, 2010) American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law and Employment Rights and Responsibilities Committee

Knowing Your Forum: Selected Emerging Discrimination Issues

Thursday, June 23, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 23, 2011) Practicing Law Institute


Latest Developments in Employment Litigation

Tuesday, November 15, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, November 15, 2011) Federal Bar Council


Mandatory Employment Arbitration: Experience Shows Unexpected Results for Employers and Employees

Thursday, April 8, 2010 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (San Francisco, California, April 8, 2010) American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution


Ethical Issues for In House Counsel

Friday, June 10, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 10, 2011) New York University Annual Conference on Labor


Risk Areas: Hiring, Firing, Reductions in Force

Friday, June 3, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York June 3, 2011) New York State Bar Association


Retaliation Claims: “Every Breath You Take I’ll Be Watching You”

Thursday, June 20, 2013 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 20, 2013) Practicing Law Institute, Employment Law & Litigation 2013


Not Just Another Day at the Beach: Employer Wellness Programs Draw Fire

Friday, March 26, 2010 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Coronado, California, March 26, 2010) American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law and Employment Rights and Responsibilities Committee


Electronic Discovery

Friday, March 18, 2011 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 18, 2011) New York University Workshop on Employment Law for Federal Judges


Employment Law Essentials

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, July 30, 2013) New York City Bar


NYU Workshop on Employment Law for Federal Judges- Electronic Discovery

Friday, March 19, 2010 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 19, 2010) Federal Judicial Center, Dwight D. Opperman Institute of Judicial Administration & The Center for Labor and Employment Law at NYU School… more

Transatlantic Perspectives on ADR – Ethical Issues in ADR

Wednesday, July 26, 2006 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (London, England, July 26, 2006) St. John’s University School of Law and The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London


ADR on My Mind in Georgia – NASD Dispute Resolution: Innovations and Update

Friday, April 7, 2006 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Atlanta, Georgia, April 7, 2006) ABA Section of Dispute Resolution


Labor and Employment Law Section Meeting – Reporting a Client’s or Colleague’s Unlawful Conduct: New York Ethics Rules, ABA Proposals, Sarbanes-Oxley and Common Sense

Monday, March 20, 2006 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Longboat Key, Florida, March 20, 2006) New York State Bar Association


Employment Law Essentials – Whistleblower and Retaliation Claims

• Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, November 30, 2007) New York City Bar Center for CLE


Labor & Employment: “Work It Out”

Thursday, January 31, 2008 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, January 31, 2008) New York State Bar Association


Effectively Representing Industry Employees in Cases Against Broker Dealers

Saturday, October 25, 2008 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Colorado Springs, Colorado, October 25, 2008) Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association


Defining Termination “For Cause” in an Employment Contract Context

Saturday, September 20, 2008 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Cooperstown, New York, September 20, 2008) New York State Bar Association


Employment Law for the General Practitioner and Corporate Counselor – Retaliation: The New Big Issue?

Thursday, March 8, 2007 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 8, 2007) New York State Bar Association


What Labor and Employment Law Advocates and Arbitrators Really Want from Each Other

Saturday, September 13, 2008 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Denver, Colorado, September 13, 2008) American Bar Association Section of Labor & Employment Law


Workshop on Employment Law for Federal Judges – Electronic Discovery

Monday, March 12, 2007 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 12, 2007) The Federal Judicial Center and the Center for Labor and Employment Law at NYU School of Law

Workshop on Employment Law for Federal Judges – Electronic Discovery

Monday, March 12, 2007 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 12, 2007) The Federal Judicial Center and the Center for Labor and Employment Law at NYU School of Law


What Labor and Employment Law Advocates and Arbitrators Really Want from Each Other

Saturday, September 13, 2008 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Denver, Colorado, September 13, 2008) American Bar Association Section of Labor & Employment Law


Women on the Move IV Co-Chair and Moderator – Mentoring

Thursday, April 26, 2007 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, April 26, 2007) New York State Bar Association


Litigating Employment Discrimination Claims: Motions for Sanctions

Monday, June 16, 2008 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 16, 2008) Practising Law Institute


Employment Law Do’s and Don’ts for CPAs

Wednesday, May 16, 2007 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, May 16, 2007) New York State Society for CPAs


Ethical Issues in a Multi-Jurisdictional Practice

Friday, June 6, 2008 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 6, 2008) NYU School of Law Center for Labor and Employment Law


Litigating Employment Discrimination Claims – Disability Accommodation and Discrimination

Tuesday, June 19, 2007 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 19, 2007) Practicing Law Institute


Corporate Social Responsibility: Doing Well By Doing Good in the Global Workplace

Sunday, March 2, 2008 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 7, 2008) New York State Bar Association, Cornell University Law School


The Inaugural Symposium on Cross border Labour and Employment Law – Discussion Leader

Thursday, June 28, 2007 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Salzburg, Austria, June 28-30, 2007) Center for International Legal Studies


Section Leaders Conference – What to do when the Media Calls

Thursday, May 11, 2006 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, May 11, 2006) New York State Bar Association

Labor & Employment: “Work It Out”

Thursday, January 31, 2008 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, January 31, 2008) New York State Bar Association


Effectively Representing Industry Employees in Cases Against Broker Dealers

Saturday, October 25, 2008 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Colorado Springs, Colorado, October 25, 2008) Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association


Arbitration of Securities Industry Employment Claims – Substantive Law and Practice

Wednesday, April 18, 2007 • Robert D. Kraus • ” (New York, New York, April 18, 2007) National Employment Lawyers Association


Employment Relationships in the Financial Services Industry: Formation, Termination and Dispute Resolution

Thursday, November 1, 2007 • Robert D. Kraus • ” (New York, New York, November 1, 2007) New York City Bar Center


A Pirate Looks at Your Emails and So Does Your Boss

Sunday, March 1, 2009 • Robert D. Kraus • (Key West Florida, March 2009) Privacy Subcommittee, American Bar Association


No Longer Whistling in the Wind: Dodd-Frank and Enhanced Whistleblower Protections

Tuesday, November 9, 2010 • Robert D. Kraus • (New York, New York, November 9, 2010) Association of the Bar of the City of New York City


Executive Pay: Kenneth Feinberg & Leading Practitioners Address Lessons Learned from the Past & Best Practices for the Future

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Changes in Attitudes and Latitudes: Resolving Conflicts between American Discovery Rules and Privacy Rights in a Global Setting

Friday, March 22, 2013 • Robert D. Kraus • (Miami, Florida, March 22, 2013) Employee Rights & Responsibilities Committee Midwinter Meeting, American Bar Association


Limits on the Broker Protocol, Registered Rep, March 31, 2011

Thursday, March 31, 2011 • Robert D. Kraus •


The New Whistleblower Employee Protections of the Dodd-Frank Act

Wednesday, March 16, 2011 • Robert D. Kraus • ” (New York, New York, March 16, 2011) New York City Bar Center

Arbitration of Securities Industry Employment Claims – Substantive Law and Practice

Wednesday, April 18, 2007 • Robert D. Kraus • ” (New York, New York, April 18, 2007) National Employment Lawyers Association


Employment Relationships in the Financial Services Industry: Formation, Termination and Dispute Resolution

Thursday, November 1, 2007 • Robert D. Kraus • ” (New York, New York, November 1, 2007) New York City Bar Center


A Pirate Looks at Your Emails and So Does Your Boss

Sunday, March 1, 2009 • Robert D. Kraus • (Key West Florida, March 2009) Privacy Subcommittee, American Bar Association


No Longer Whistling in the Wind: Dodd-Frank and Enhanced Whistleblower Protections

Tuesday, November 9, 2010 • Robert D. Kraus • (New York, New York, November 9, 2010) Association of the Bar of the City of New York City


Closing Statement on Behalf of Defendant

Saturday, September 1, 2007 • Geoffrey A. Mort • (Fall 2007) National Employment Lawyers Association/New York Trial Advocacy Institute


Knotty Evidentiary Issues: Comparator Evidence, Prior Sexual Conduct and Me Too Evidence

Sunday, April 1, 2007 • Geoffrey A. Mort • (Spring 2007) National Employment Lawyers Association/New York Spring 2007 Conference


Assessing Attorneys Fees and Costs in Employment Litigation

Friday, September 1, 2006 • Geoffrey A. Mort • (Fall 2006) New York State Bar Association Labor & Employment Law Section Fall 2006 Meeting


New Legal Theories and Statutory Protections to Combat Discrimination Based on Employees’ Family Responsibilities

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 • Geoffrey A. Mort • (May 2012) National Employment Lawyers Association, New York Spring 2012 Conference


Family Responsibilities Discrimination After the EEOC Enforcement Guidance

Friday, June 1, 2012 • Geoffrey A. Mort • (June 2012) Practising Law Institute, Employment Law and Litigation Conference Materials


When and How to Accommodate Learning Disabilities in the Workplace

Saturday, September 1, 2012 • Geoffrey A. Mort • (September 21, 2012) New York State Bar Association Labor & Employment Law Section Fall Meeting

Family Responsibilities Discrimination After the EEOC Enforcement Guidance

Friday, June 1, 2012 • Geoffrey A. Mort • (June 2012) Practising Law Institute, Employment Law and Litigation Conference Materials


When and How to Accommodate Learning Disabilities in the Workplace

Saturday, September 1, 2012 • Geoffrey A. Mort • (September 21, 2012) New York State Bar Association Labor & Employment Law Section Fall Meeting


Pregnancy Discrimination: Proving a Right to Accommodation

Friday, May 9, 2014 • Geoffrey A. Mort • (May 9, 2014);NELA/NY Spring Conference 2014


View from the Bench: Litigating Damages

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, October 21, 2014) Practising Law Institute


The First Full Year of Dodd Frank WP in Full Swing

Sunday, October 25, 2015 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Palm Springs, California, October 25, 2015) Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association


Employment Discrimination: The Very Latest on What You Need to Know

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Vail, Colorado, January 7, 2015) The Law Education Institute


Pre-Litigation Discovery in State and Federal Courts

Friday, January 30, 2015 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, January 30, 2015) New York State Bar Association


Case Management Issues in Employment Cases

Thursday, March 12, 2015 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 12, 2015) Federal Judicial Center


Resolving, Mediating and Settling Emotionally Charged Disputes Before and During Litigation

Monday, March 16, 2015 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 16, 2015) Practising Law Institute


Settling Employment Discrimination Claims

Monday, June 22, 2015 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, June 22, 2015) Practising Law Institute

Arbitration on the Employment Discrimination Front

Monday, July 27, 2015 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (Chicago, Illinois, July 27, 2015) American Conference Institute


Views from the Bench: Mediating and Resolving Employment Claims

Sunday, March 22, 2015 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 22, 2015) Practising Law Institute


Views from the Bench: What Works and What Doesn’t in Courtrooms

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, October 28, 2015) American Conference Institute


Working with the Mental Health Profession

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 2, 2016) Practising Law Institute


Advocate Perspectives on Arbitration

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 8, 2016) American Arbitration Association


Case Management Issues in Employment Law Cases

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 • Pearl Zuchlewski • (New York, New York, March 9, 2016) Federal Judicial Center