New Year, New Laws Seminar Orange County

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Updated Laws and Regulations for Hoteliers
The New Year brings many legal and operational changes that could affect your profitability. Learn about them in this comprehensive seminar. Topics will include:
  • New Laws for 2016
  • The Latest on Service Animals and Other ADA Issues
  • “Joint Employer” Status for Franchisors and Franchisees
  • Details of January 2017 Carbon Monoxide Requirement
  • Proposed Onerous Proposition 65 Warning Requirements
  • Providing “Reasonable Seating” for Front Office Staff
  • Proposed New Rules for Exempt Employees
  • New Regulations for Pools and Spas
  • Prohibition Against Warrantless Searches of Hotel Guest Information
  • Update on Requirement to Post “Diarrhea” Signs at Pools/Spas
  • Sales Tax on “Mandatory” Tips and Gratuities
  • Automatic External Defibrillators in Hotels with 200+ Rooms
  • Many Legal and Operational Reminders and Updates
Presented by Jim Abrams, CH&LA Member Legal Advisor
Jim Abrams is the past President & CEO of the California Hotel & Lodging Association (CH&LA). He retired in 2008 after 17 years. In his capacity as President & CEO of the CH&LA, Mr. Abrams was responsible for, among other things, management of the Association’s legislative and regulatory affairs programs. He has also represented numerous owners and operators of hotels, motels, and bed and breakfast inns of all types and sizes on a wide variety of legal, governmental, and operational issues. He is a frequent speaker and writer on all aspects of the law relating to the lodging industry.
All seminars are held 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Registration and continental breakfast begins at 8:00 a.m.
Registration Fee: Members - $79   |   Non-Members - $129