Labor/Human Resource Webinar Series

Outstanding Education Opportunities without Leaving Your Desk

The convenience and flexibility of our webinars enable you to get the valuable information you need to be successful in your job, reduce travel expenses, and maintain consistent levels of productivity by eliminating time out of the office.

About the Labor/Human Resource Webinars

The Business Council is wrapping up its 2018 Labor/HR webinar series with four can’t-miss topics. With new regulations and mandates coming down seemingly every month, we are here to provide our members with the latest information in a timely, informative and entertaining fashion. Plus, all of our webinars are HRCI approved (certification pending for the Fall series).

As always webinars are free to members. Non-members must pay a $75 fee.

Topics include:

  • New York State’s New Sexual Harassment Laws: What you need to know
  • Paid Family Leave: End of Year One – Preview of 2019
  • Wage and Hour Law Update
  • Legislative Preview 2019


Register and Sponsor below!

For more information or questions please contact Maribeth Riley at 518.465.7511.


Sponsor Here


Frank Kerbein

Director of the Center for Human Resources
The Business Council of New York State, Inc.

Frank Kerbein is the director of the Center for Human Resources and responsible for advocacy on construction and transportation issues.

Frank is a graduate of Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations. He is also SPHR certified and has more than 30 years of experience in all areas of human resource management.


HRCI Certification


This activity has been approved for 1 HR (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). Please make note of the activity ID number on your recertification application form. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at

Labor & HR Webinars


Paid Family Leave: End of Year One – Preview of 2019

Thursday, October 11, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
HRCI approved


We’ll take a look at what employers need to do as we come to year end 2018 regarding tax reporting, carry-over benefits, the look-back period, and more. In addition, we will discuss 2019 benefit levels and employee contributions recently announced by the Department of Financial Services.

Wage and Hour Law Update

Thursday, November 15, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
HRCI approved


As we approach 2019, we’ll review all state and federal wage and hour laws and discuss changes effective 2019. This will include updates on call-in pay regulations, wage acknowledgement form enforcement, breaks and meal periods, minimum wage and exempt salary levels.

Legislative Preview 2019

Thursday, December 13, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
HRCI approved


We’ll preview what’s on tap with the upcoming legislative session regarding paid family leave, paid sick leave, call-in pay, etc. We’ll also discuss November’s election results, the make-up of the new legislature and how that will impact labor/human resources law in New York State.

Sponsorship Information


Increase your visibility! Become a Webinar Sponsor today.

Cost: $2,500 per webinar

As a webinar sponsor you will have:

  • Your Logo and/or company name on all webinar email promotions and website
  • Your Logo and/or company name on all registration confirmation emails
  • Your Logo on all Power Point Slides
  • Speaking Opportunity on webinar
  • Post Webinar Attendance List


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Registration Information


TBC Member - Free!

Non-Member - $75.00


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