The Western Ventura County Employer Advisory Council presents its monthly luncheon

November 12, 2014


 Managing Difficult Disability and Leave of Absence Issues: From New Sick Leave to Disability Discrimination


Presented by:

Rafael Gonzalez, Esq.

Mullen & Henzell, L.L.P.

Topics covered will include:

  • Understanding California's New Sick Leave (AB 1522)
  • Understanding The Rights of Disabled Employees
  • How To Conduct "Reasonable Accommodation Dialogues"
  • Managing the FMLA, ADA, Workers' Comp Overlap
  • What is a "Reasonable" Accommodation?

About the Speaker

Rafael's practice is focused on representing businesses in employment and complex litigation matters. He advises and represents clients in wage & hour actions, administrative investigations, sexual harassment, discrimination, wrongful termination, union campaigns, collective bargaining, and complex class actions. Rafael joined Mullen & Henzell after serving as an attorney and hearing officer with the U.S. National Labor Relations Board, Region 21 in Los Angeles. He takes pride in providing a preemptive approach to litigation by educating clients and offering practical, cost-effective solutions to legal problems.


This event is held at the Courtyard Marriott
600 Esplanade Drive in Oxnard

11:30 a.m. Registration and Networking
12:00 p.m. Program Begins
1:30 p.m. Adjourn

$25.00 for Lunch

Please indicate if you choose alternate dietary option on reservation form

Mail your check and reservation form by November 7, 2014 to:
Western Ventura County Employer Advisory Council
P.O. Box 52012
Oxnard CA 93031

For payment and registration options follow the link below:

If paying by company check please make sure your name is on the check

After November 7, 2014 requires $35.00 payment for seminar

 EDD, an equal opportunity employer/program, is a partner in this event. Auxiliary aids and service are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Requests for services, aids, and/or alternative formats need to be made prior to the event by calling 805-382-8624 (voice). TTY users please call the California Relay Service at 711.

This presentation is provided for educational and informational purposes only; it does not constitute an endorsement of the curriculum or speakers by the State of California Employment Development Department (EDD) or by the Western Ventura County Employer Advisory Council (EAC). Aside from staff designated to represent EDD, we assume no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the materials provided during this event.



P.O. BOX 52012  OXNARD, CA 93031
TEL (805) 382-8627