University of Wisconsin–Madison

Feb 4-5 | Labor and employment law

Knowing your rights as a 21st-century worker

Feb 4-5 | 8:30am – 4:30pm | UW-Madison

A critical look at the current state of public and private sector labor laws, workers’ rights under the laws, and participant exercises to prepare for worker-initiated enforcement. Topics include:

  • National Labor Relations Act
  • Supreme Court Janus ruling
  • Collective protective activity for workers
  • Anti-discrimination statues
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Wage and hour laws
  • Health and safety in the workplace

Upon registration, please notify the coordinator of the specific legal areas you would like to see addressed. This class will not address the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) or the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which are addressed in a separate class taking place February 6-7. Register for the Labor and Employment Law class as well as FMLA and ADA class to receive a discounted rate of $825 for both.

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