DOL Training on Paid Sick Leave for Federal Contractors

Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 Register Now
Time: 2:00 p.m. (ET) / 1:00 p.m. (CT) / 12:00 p.m. (MT) / 11:00 a.m. (PT)
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speakers: William Brooks, Senior Policy Advisor, Branch of Government Contracts Enforcement Team, Wage and Hour Division, U.S. Department of Labor
  William Isokait, Senior Compliance Specialist, Branch of Government Contracts Enforcement, Wage and Hour Division, U.S. Department of Labor   

On Sept. 30, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Wage and Hour Division issued a final rule to implement President Obama’s Executive Order 13706, Establishing Paid Sick Leave for Federal Contractors, which requires certain federal contractors to offer employees up to seven days (56 hours) of paid sick leave annually, including paid leave for family care. The final rule went into effect on Jan. 1, 2017, and applies to new contracts and replacements for expiring contracts with the Federal Government that result from solicitations issued on or after Jan. 1, 2017 (or that are awarded outside the solicitation process on or after Jan. 1, 2017). 

William Brooks and Bill Isokait from DOL’s Wage and Hour Division will provide training on the final rule’s requirements to assist federal contractors with compliance. 

2017 Regulatory Roundup: The Impact of the Trump Administration on Construction Industry Labor and Employment Policies

Date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Register Now
Time: 2:00 p.m. (ET) / 1:00 p.m. (CT) / 12:00 p.m. (MT) / 11:00 a.m. (PT)
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speakers: Maury Baskin, Shareholder, Littler Mendelson P.C. 
​ABC Member only webinar

Over the last year, the Trump Administration has taken significant actions to rollback several of the burdensome regulations issued during the Obama administration. What has changed and what has not? What lies ahead for federal and state regulation of merit shop contractors and their employees?

ABC's General Counsel Maury Baskin will provide insight and legal updates on the following final rules: 
- DOL: White Collar Overtime
- DOL: Persuader
- FAR and DOL: Blacklisting Final Rule and Guidance (officially titled Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces)
- OSHA: Electronic Injury Reporting and Anti-retaliation (officially titled Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and            Illnesses)
- OSHA: Respirable Crystalline Silica and Beryllium
- DOL Task Force of Apprenticeship Expansion 
- Davis-Bacon
- Government-mandated Project Labor Agreements
- Other Obama executive orders that remain in place
- Changes for the better at the National Labor Relations Board
- The EEOC
- The increased impact of state and local regulations 

AIA Contract Documents: ACD5 Basics

Date: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 Register Now
Time: 3:00 p.m. (ET) / 2:00 p.m. (CT) / 1:00 p.m. (MT) / 12:00 p.m. (PT)
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speakers: Hasti Hejazi, Director, Global Innovation Education, The American Institute of Architects 

Don't miss this opportunity to attend an interactive session exclusively for ABC members on the latest version of AIA Contract Documents and products! Whether you are a new customer or have recently transitioned to the new online service (ACD5) from the desktop software, learn how to get the most from the online service and its new features. These enhancements include improved search functions, a personal clause library, custom templates, easy contract collaboration, and administrative capabilities for multiple-user accounts. Attendees will follow-along as the trainer demonstrates how to use key features, answer your questions, and show you how to access resources and support.