TAMPA, FL – Tampa Partner Chris Cavaliere served as Chair of the Conference Committee for the HR Tampa Annual Conference held October 2, 2020. Due to COVID-19, this year’s conference was the first in its 20-year history to be presented virtually and with over 500 HR professionals registering, the conference was a huge success. In addition to chairing the conference committee, Shumaker sponsored the event, and Chris presented an employment law update on the topic of “Workplace Safety and Health in the COVID-19 Era.” Chris currently sits on HR Tampa’s Executive Committee as President-Elect and will serve as President in 2021. HR Tampa is Tampa Bay’s premier professional association of human resource professionals with over 600 members.
Focusing on labor and employment law, Chris assists both large and small employers with HR and employment issues relating to hiring and firing, background checks, employee handbooks, compensation, overtime, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, breach of contract, unpaid wages, non-competition agreements, non-solicitation agreements, confidentiality agreements, and more. With an appreciation for the specific business needs of his clients, Chris helps ensure compliance with federal and state employment laws.
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