Webinar Announcement: May 14, 2015

Webinar Announcement: May 14, 2015

Navigating Wage and Hour Laws

Presented by Christine Thelen

This webinar will provide an overview of key wage and hour laws that all managers and HR professionals should be aware of and able to apply to their work environment. Topics will include employee classifications, overtime, meal and rest breaks, as well as what activities are considered “time work”.


Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the factors that differentiate an employee from an independent contractor.
  • Understand how to determine when an employee is exempt or nonexempt, and why the distinction is important.
  • Recognize areas of risk when dealing with staffing agency employees.
  • Recognize what activities are considered “time worked”.
  • Understand how regulations regarding overtime, minimum wage and meal and rest breaks apply to your work environment.


Who Should Attend

  • Supervisors/Managers
  • Business Leaders
  • HR Professionals


Event Details

Date: Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Location: Online
HRCI: 1 Credits
SHRM: 1 Credits
Cost: $20

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Christine Thelen, Manager, HR Services

Christine Thelen is the Manager of HR Services at Trupp HR, a human resources company that provides HR consulting services, HR outsourcing, recruiting, and leadership development solutions for small to mid-sized organizations in the greater Portland-Vancouver metro area.

Christine has extensive experience assisting clients with the drafting and implementation of compliant HR policy, providing training and counsel, and a strong focus on employment law. Her portfolio includes managing and training employees and supervisors on policies and procedures, and providing practical legal advice and guidance on employment law for a variety of organizations. Christine’s background has contributed to a firm understanding of business operations and the ability to advise organizations on developing and implementing policy and process improvements.

Christine graduated from Temple University – James E. Beasley School of Law with a Doctor of Law (JD). Her undergraduate work includes a BA in Government and Economics from Claremont McKenna College.

Contact: christine.thelen@trupphr.com | 503.828.0255 x107