Labor & Employment Law Association CLE - Capital University Law School

Labor & Employment Law Association CLE

  • Current Developments in Labor and Employment Law 

    November 1, 2017
    9:00 AM
    Capital University Law School - 303 E. Broad St.

    Presented by the Labor & Employment Law Association 

    This course has been approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 6.00 total CLE hours of instructions including 1.0 hour of Attorney Professional Conduct instruction.

    The CLE is $75.00 per person and includes a boxed lunch.

    REGISTER & PAY ONLINE (Visa, Mastercard, Discover) If you are registering for someone or for multiple people, please email Assistant Dean Shawn Beem ( with the names of the individuals.

    If you are unable to register and pay by one of the approved credit cards or need to pay by check, please register HERE.


    • Current Labor Environment & Recent Developments, Donald Collins, State Employment Relations Board 
    • Lessons from the Field—What litigation can teach us about best practices in the workplace, Carolyn Gutowski, Isaac Wiles Burkholder & Teetor LLC
    • Show Me the Money: Athlete-Employees, Unionization and the Future of College Sports, John Sauter, Cloppert Latanick Sauter & Washburn 
    • Top Ten Hot Employment Law Topics, D. Patrick Kasson, Reminger Co., L.P.A.
    • From Price-Waterhouse to Present: Developments in LGBT Discrimination in the Workplace, Lori Anthony and Sharon Tassie, Office of Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine 
    • Professional Conduct, Samuel A. Peppers, III Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • Labor & Employment Law Association Annual Continuing Legal Education Seminar 
    The Labor & Employment Law Association (LELA) sponsors an annual continuing legal education (CLE) seminar covering varying cutting-edge and important topics in labor and employment law. The speakers represent leaders in the profession and are often Capital University Law School alumni. Proceeds from the event cover nominal program costs with the majority of fees going towards a book scholarship for a current LELA student. The CLE is coordinated by students with the support of Advisor and Professor Emeritus, Floyd D. Weatherspoon, and the Assistant Dean for Professional Development, Shawn M. Beem, L'02.

    About the Labor & Employment Law Association 
    The purpose of the Labor and Employment Law Association is to keep Capital University Law School student members advised of developments in labor and employment law. To achieve its mission, the Association hosts panel discussions with prominent labor and employment law attorneys from law firms, public agencies, and corporations. 

    Founded in 1994 by 15 Capital law students and Professor Floyd D. Weatherspoon, the organization has maintained the legacy envisioned by the charter members. The Association continues to play a prominent role in ensuring that Capital students are aware of current labor and employment law issues, externships, and the concentration certificate offered by the Law School. Through programming, the Association also provides powerful networking opportunities within this practice area.