Los Angeles Regional ConferenceDate: September 23, 2013
Time: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:15 to 9:00 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00 to 10:30 a.m. Economic Issues for Private Club Leaders Gail Egan, Robert Egan, Partners, Egan & Egan
What key economic factors are likely to contribute to a club’s future success? This program will highlight the significant economic challenges and opportunities you should consider in your club’s strategic planning, including important water issues that may greatly affect your club’s finances. Learn what steps you can take to exceed member expectations and improve your chances for financial success in the year ahead, and find out what governing documents may require revision to meet those goals.
10:30 to 10:45 a.m. Networking Break
10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Employment Law Issues for Private Clubs John Fish, Shareholder, Littler Mendelson
Developing employee policies to ensure the smooth operation of a club’s workforce can prevent misunderstandings and reduce the risk of employment-related claims. This program addresses significant areas of potential liability, including an overview of laws and statutes with which private clubs must comply. Also addressed will be the growing impact of union organizing efforts and basic do's and don'ts that should warrant your club’s attention.
12:15 to 1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 to 3:00 p.m. Government Matters: Health Care Reform & So Much More Brad Steele, Vice President of Government Relations & General Counsel, National Club Association
As the voice of the private club industry, NCA is actively engaged in protecting and defending the interest and well-being of private clubs with leaders in Washington. This presentation will provide an insider’s guide to what’s going on in Congress and how those on Capitol Hill are directly impacting your club’s day-to-day operations. This session will also provide an in-depth look at the new healthcare law and many other legislative and regulatory issues affecting private clubs.
3:00 to 4:30 p.m. Networking Reception