Human Resources Seminar at TAMIU Set for July 26

Texas A&M International University's College of Business Administration can help area businesses brush up on and improve their human resources practices. The College will host a seminar entitled "HR Law: Best Practices Update," at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 26 in the Western Hemispheric Trade Center, room 116. The cost is $40 before or on July 25 and $45 after July 25. Cash or checks only will be accepted at the door.

The keynote speaker for the seminar will be Sally Aguilar. She holds a master's in business administration, is a senior professional in human resources and is CEO of HR911 Solutions. Topics for the seminar include: Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended-An overview; Affirmative Defense and the EEOC's new Guidelines on Harassment; Harassment-It's Not Just About Sex Anymore and other employment laws including ADA, FMLA, Texas Payday Law, FLSA, Immigration Reform and Control Act, USSERRA, OSHA Coaching, Counseling and Discharging Employees.

To register, please call Christina Arredondo at 326.2759. For more information about the seminar or about the College of Business Administration, please contact Dr. Jackie Mayfield, co-chair of the Department of Management and Marketing at 326.2533, visit offices in the Anthony J. and Georgia A. Pellegrino Hall, room 313E or e-mail jmayfield@tamiu.edu. University office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.


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