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What’s Hot and Now What

Update on recent law passed at the 2019 Arkansas General Assembly, in the 2018 election by initiated act, and other new or proposed regulations by federal agencies, including the NLRB. Update on recent decisions and enforcement trends from the NLRB.

Key Objectives

  1. Learn about new state and federal laws and regulations.
  2. Learn compliance tips and strategies for these new laws and regulations.
  3. Learn trends to look from the NLRB.

H. Wayne Young

Partner at Friday, Eldridge & Clark

H. Wayne Young is a partner with the firm and a member of the Labor and Employment Law Practice Group. He was named the 2017 Russell Gunter Legislative Advocacy Award Recipient by the Arkansas SHRM. The award recognizes outstanding contributions of time and effort in local, state or federal legislative advocacy on behalf of the Human Resources profession. He is a member of CAHRA and was awarded the association’s Legislative Advocacy Award for 2018.

He has also been named in The Best Lawyers in America publication annually since 2015, and has been listed as a Rising Star in the Mid-South by Super Lawyers magazine annually since 2013. He is on the Board of Directors of Women and Children First and he is the past president of the Little Rock Downtown Kiwanis Club. Wayne currently serves as General Counsel to the Arkansas State Council of the Society of Human Resource Management.

He graduated summa cum laude from Arkansas Tech University in Russellville and attended law school at the William H. Bowen School of Law at UALR where he was a Bowen Scholar. Wayne was a Bowen Scholar at the University of Little Rock School of Law and won the Bogle-Sharpe Award for Most Likely to Succeed in the Practice of Law in 2003.

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Date: Fri, September 27, 2019 | 11:00-12:15 pm

Location: Robinson Center Ballroom