Seminars

One of the most important aspects of our practice at LightGabler is the wide array of seminars and training programs we sponsor and present. These events are important to us because they allow us to maintain personal contact with our clients and members of the business community. Through these programs, we have the opportunity to learn firsthand about the issues and challenges that you face in your industry, which enhances our ability to understand, support and serve your needs. Thanks to our alliances with national and local business and community groups, we are able to provide comprehensive information and resources to protect employers and business owners. In addition, LightGabler offers tailor-made employment and intellectual property seminars for our clients at their workplace.

Upcoming Seminars

The 2015 Employment Law Update: Should Auld Employment Laws Be Forgot?
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler [Oxnard]

Sex Harassment Training for Supervisors
Thursday, January 15, 2015 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

The 2015 Employment Law Update: Should Auld Employment Laws Be Forgot?
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler [Simi Valley]

Recent Seminars

Jonathan Fraser Light presents, "Legal & Business Pitfalls That Can Decrease Your Bottom Line & Increase Your Blood Pressure."

Past Seminars

The 2015 Employment Law Update
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

We’re Just Not That Into You: How to Handle Employee Terminations
November 7, 11, 14, 18 & 20, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

The 2015 Employment Law Update
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

The 2015 Employment Law Update
Thursday, November 6, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Healthcare Topics - Complimentary Seminar and Breakfast [PDF]
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

The Human Resources Leader: How To Be A Bridge To Greatness (Instead Of Jumping Off A Cliff) [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Training for Supervisors
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Sex Harassment Training for Supervisors
Thursday, September 25, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

PAPER IS THE EMPLOYER'S BEST FRIEND -- Effective Documentation in Employee Relations, Discipline, Arbitration and Severance/Releases [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

TO ERR IS HUMAN...AND RISKY! The Top Employer Mistakes That Create Liability in the Workplace
Thursday, September 18, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light, Karen L. Gabler and Ryan M. Haws

TOOLKIT FOR BUSINESSES: Employment, Tax, IT and Marketing Information for Business Owners and Managers
Wednesday, Sept 10, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

PAPER IS THE EMPLOYER'S BEST FRIEND -- Effective Documentation in Employee Relations, Discipline, Arbitration and Severance/Releases [Oxnard]
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Training for Supervisors
Thursday, June 26, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

The Human Resources Leader: How to Be a Bridge to Greatness (Instead of Jumping Off a Cliff)
Wednesady, June 25, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Your Employee Handbook: A Guide to Legal Compliance, or a Roadmap to Litigation? [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler and Ryan M. Haws

Your Employee Handbook: A Guide to Legal Compliance, or a Roadmap to Litigation? [Oxnard]
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler and Ryan M. Haws

"MY COMPANY IS BETTER THAN YOURS!" -- Hiring Your Competitor's Employees Without Risking Liability [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 | Speaker: Glenn J. Dickinson

"MY COMPANY IS BETTER THAN YOURS!" -- Hiring Your Competitor's Employees Without Risking Liability [Oxnard]
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 | Speaker: Glenn J. Dickinson

Sex Harassment Training for Supervisors
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Spare the Rod, Spoil the Employee? Effective (and Legal!) Workplace Discipline [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Spare the Rod, Spoil the Employee? Effective (and Legal!) Workplace Discipline [Oxnard]
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

"DO I HAVE TO PAY MY EMPLOYEES FOR THAT?" -- Common Wage & Hour Mistakes for California Employers [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 | Speakers: Jonathan Fraser Light and Brian R. Weilbacher

Your Employee Handbook: A Guide to Legal Compliance, or a Roadmap to Litigation?
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light and Ryan M. Haws

"DO I HAVE TO PAY MY EMPLOYEES FOR THAT?" -- Common Wage & Hour Mistakes for California Employers [Oxnard]
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 | Speakers: Jonathan Fraser Light and Brian R. Weilbacher

Sex Harassment Training for Supervisors
Thursday, March 6, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

THE ACA, ADA, FEHA AND LOA's...Navigating the Alphabet Soup of the Affordable Care Act, Employee Disabilities and Leaves of Absence for the California Employer
Thursday, February 27, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

ANOTHER HAPPY NEW YEAR FOR CALIFORNIA EMPLOYERS? -- The 2014 Employment Law Update [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

What's Next for California Employers? -- The 2014 Employment Law Update
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

ANOTHER HAPPY NEW YEAR FOR CALIFORNIA EMPLOYERS? -- The 2014 Employment Law Update [Oxnard]
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Labor Law Updates [PDF]
Monday, February 3, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

"DO NICE [EMPLOYERS] REALLY FINISH LAST?" -- Balancing Legal Compliance with Work-Life Balance Options [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Training for Supervisors
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

"DO NICE [EMPLOYERS] REALLY FINISH LAST?" -- Balancing Legal Compliance with Work-Life Balance Options [Oxnard]
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

What's Next For California Employers? - The 2013/2014 Employment Law Update
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

EMPLOYING THE ABSENT EMPLOYEE. California's Mandatory Leave of Absence Laws
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

What's Next For California Employers? - The 2013/2014 Employment Law Update
Thursday, November 7, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Training for Supervisors
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

"TONIGHT WE'RE GONNA PARTY LIKE IT'S ALMOST 2014"... An Employer's Top Resolutions for Every New Year [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

"TONIGHT WE'RE GONNA PARTY LIKE IT'S ALMOST 2014"... An Employer's Top Resolutions for Every New Year [Oxnard]
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

PART II: Tips From The Trenches For The Employment Law Battleground [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

"HOLD MY JOB, I'LL BE RIGHT BACK" - Handling Leaves of Absence and Disabilities Without Disabling Your Workplace
Thursday, September 19, 2013 | Speakers: Karen L. Gabler and Jonathan Fraser Light

Sex Harassment Training for Supervisors
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

PART II: Tips From The Trenches For The Employment Law Battleground [Oxnard]
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

“Do Nice Guys Really Finish Last?” -- Balancing Legal Compliance with Work-Life Balance Options
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Training for Supervisors
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

“Do Nice Guys Really Finish Last?” -- Balancing Legal Compliance with Work-Life Balance Options
Tuesday, July 18, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

"SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED - IT'S YOURS!" -- What to Write in Your Employee Memos and How to Present Them Effectively [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

"SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED - IT'S YOURS!" -- What to Write in Your Employee Memos and How to Present Them Effectively [Oxnard]
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Training for Supervisors
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Top Ten (Or Twenty) Ways To Avoid The Most Common Employee Lawsuits [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Top Ten (Or Twenty) Ways To Avoid The Most Common Employee Lawsuits [Oxnard]
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

"PAY ME NOW OR PAY ME LATER" -- The Joys of California's Wage and Hour Laws [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

"PAY ME NOW OR PAY ME LATER" -- The Joys of California's Wage and Hour Laws [Oxnard]
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Prevention for Supervisors (AB1825 Mandatory Training)
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Tips From the Trenches for the Employment Law Battleground [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Tips From the Trenches for the Employment Law Battleground [Oxnard]
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

"WE'RE JUST NOT THAT INTO YOU..." Effective Handling of Employee Terminations [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Prevention for Supervisors (AB1825 Mandatory Training)
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

"WE'RE JUST NOT THAT INTO YOU..." Effective Handling of Employee Terminations [Oxnard]
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Prevention for Supervisors (AB1825 Mandatory Training)
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

KEEP YOUR FRIENDS CLOSE AND YOUR ENEMIES CLOSER: How to Avoid Losing Your Employees and Resources to Competitors, and Prevent Lawsuits When Hiring Your Competitor's Employees [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 | Speaker: Glenn J. Dickinson

KEEP YOUR FRIENDS CLOSE AND YOUR ENEMIES CLOSER: How to Avoid Losing Your Employees and Resources to Competitors, and Prevent Lawsuits When Hiring Your Competitor's Employees [Oxnard]
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 | Speaker: Glenn J. Dickinson

EMPLOYMENT LAW UPDATE 2013 (Or...Should Auld Employment Laws Be Forgot?")
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Sex Harassment Prevention for Supervisors (AB1825 Mandatory Training)
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

EMPLOYMENT LAW UPDATE 2013 (Or...Should Auld Employment Laws Be Forgot?) [Thousand Oaks]
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

"HOLD MY JOB, I'LL BE RIGHT BACK" - Handling Disabilities Without Disabling Your Workplace
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

YOU'RE NOT THE BOSS OF ME! Effective Management of Employees [Oxnard]
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

EMPLOYMENT LAW UPDATE 2013 (Or...Should Auld Employment Laws Be Forgot?) [Van Nuys]
Thursday, November 8, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

YOU'RE NOT THE BOSS OF ME! Effective Management of Employees [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Prevention for Supervisors (AB1825 Mandatory Training)
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

IDIOTS NEED NOT APPLY -- Effective (and Lawful!) Hiring of California Employees [Oxnard]
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

IDIOTS NEED NOT APPLY -- Effective (and Lawful!) Hiring of California Employees [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

WAS IT COLONEL MUSTARD IN THE LIBRARY WITH A CANDLESTICK? Conducting Effective Workplace Investigations
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Sex Harassment Prevention for Supervisors (AB1825 Mandatory Training)
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

WAS IT COLONEL MUSTARD IN THE LIBRARY WITH A CANDLESTICK? Conducting Effective Workplace Investigations
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Employing the Absent Employee: California's Mandatory Leaves of Absence Laws [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Prevention for Supervisors (AB1825 Mandatory Training) [SOLD OUT]
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Employing the Absent Employee: California's Mandatory Leaves of Absence Laws [Oxnard]
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Prevention Training for Supervisors
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

ARE YOU FREE FOR LUNCH? The Aftermath of the CA Supreme Court's Brinker Decision on Meal and Rest Periods and Other Wage and Hour Developments [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 | Speakers: Karen L. Gabler and Gannon E. Johnson

California Employment Law 101: From Hiring to Firing (and Everything In Between)
Thursday, May 17, 2012 | Speakers: Jonathan Fraser Light, Karen L. Gabler, and Gannon E. Johnson

Legal and Business Pitfalls That Can Decrease Your Bottom Line and Increase Your Blood Pressure
Thursday, May 10, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

ARE YOU FREE FOR LUNCH? The Aftermath of the CA Supreme Court's Brinker Decision on Meal and Rest Periods and Other Wage and Hour Developments [Oxnard]
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 | Speakers: Karen L. Gabler and Gannon E. Johnson

Employment File Hoarders: Maintaining, Protecting and Producing the Right Personnel Documents [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler and Glenn J. Dickinson

Employment File Hoarders: Maintaining, Protecting and Producing the Right Personnel Documents [Oxnard]
Tuesday, April 10, 2012 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler and Glenn J. Dickinson

I Need to Know Where This Relationship Is Going? - Classifying Workers as Independent Contractors, Employees, Exempt, Non-Exempt, Salary, Hourly, Temporary and Volunteer [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light and Karen L. Gabler

I Need to Know Where This Relationship Is Going? - Classifying Workers as Independent Contractors, Employees, Exempt, Non-Exempt, Salary, Hourly, Temporary and Volunteer [Oxnard]
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light and Karen L. Gabler

Performance Reviews, Handbooks and Job Descriptions: Why Bother??? [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Sex Harassment Prevention Training
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Performance Reviews, Handbooks and Job Descriptions: Why Bother??? [Oxnard]
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

The 2012 Employment Law Update (or..."Should Auld Employment Laws Be Forgot...") [Simi Valley]
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Prevention Training
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Digital Property & the Cloud: What You Can’t Afford Not to Know [Webinar]
Tuesday, January 17, 2012 | Speaker: Glenn J. Dickinson

The 2012 Employment Law Update (or..."Should Auld Employment Laws Be Forgot...") [Oxnard]
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Prevention Training
Wednesday, January 11, 2012 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Employment Law Update For 2012
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

"Hold My Job, I'll Be Right Back" - Handling Disabilities Without Disabling Your Workplace [OXNARD LOCATION]
Tuesday, November 8, 2011 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

"Hold My Job, I'll Be Right Back" - Handling Disabilities Without Disabling Your Workplace [SIMI VALLEY LOCATION]
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Employment Policies & Practices for Challenging Economic Times
Thursday, October 20, 2011 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Are Your Employees Blogging Your Company Into Bankruptcy?
Thursday, October 20, 2011 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Get the "Insider's Perspective" on Wage & Hour Issues with the DLSE and LightGabler LLP
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Legal & Business Pitfalls That Can Decrease Your Bottom Line & Increase Your Blood Pressure
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Sex Harassment Prevention Training
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

CSI For Employers: Getting To The Bottom Of It With Effective Workplace Investigations
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Legal & Business Pitfalls That Can Decrease Your Bottom Line & Increase Your Blood Pressure
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Spare the Rod, Spoil the Employee? Effective (and Legal!) Workplace Discipline
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

You're Not The Boss Of Me!" -- Management Strategies for Effective Employee Supervision
Thursday, July 21, 2011 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Spare the Rod, Spoil the Employee? Effective (and Legal!) Workplace Discipline
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Sex Harassment Prevention Training
Tuesday, June 28, 2011 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Educational Workshops: From Hiring to Firing
Friday, June 24, 2011 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

“What Have You Done For Me Lately?” – Creating Effective Job Descriptions
Wednesday, June 22, 2011 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler

Trademark Year in Review and News From the Trademark Office
Thursday, June 9th, 2011 | Speaker: Glenn J. Dickinson

HR's Role in Preserving Electronic Evidence for Employee Claims
Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 | Speaker: Glenn J. Dickinson

Are Your Employees Blogging You Into Bankruptcy?
Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Understanding Cyber Liability Issues and Social Media Risk
Thursday, May 26, 2011 | Speaker: Karen L. Gabler and Glenn J. Dickinson

East Ventura County EAC: A Morning With the DLSE and DFEH
Wednesday, May 18, 2011 | Speaker: Louis A. Cappadona

Hot Topics in Employment Law
Tuesday, May 17, 2011 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Business Pitfalls That Can Raise Your Blood Pressure and Reduce Your Bottom Line
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

Employment Law Hot Topics
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 | Speaker: Jonathan Fraser Light

You [Hired] Me At Hello - Are Your New Hire Packets Compliant or Convoluted?
Wednesday, April 27, 2011