LELS Springboard: From the Bench: Judges Discuss Litigating Employment Cases in a Post-pandemic Envi

When:  Jul 14, 2022 from 04:00 PM to 08:00 PM (ET)
This year’s event, From the Bench: Judges Discuss Litigating Employment Cases in a Post-pandemic Environment, will feature judges and magistrate judges who will offer their perspectives on how Covid-19 and the pandemic may have forever altered our judicial system.

Cost: $75
Register: Online

Featured confirmed speakers include:
  • Chief Judge Sean F. Cox (US Eastern District Court)
  • Judge Nancy Edmunds (US Eastern District Court)
  • Executive Magistrate Judge David Grand (US Eastern District Court)
  • Magistrate Judge Jonathan Grey (US Eastern District Court)
  • Judge David Groner (Wayne County Circuit Court)
  • Judge Carol Kuhnke (Washtenaw County Circuit Court)
  • Judge David Newblatt (Genesee County Circuit Court)
  • Judge Victoria Roberts (US Eastern District Court)
  • Judge Joseph Toia (Macomb County Circuit Court)
The seminar portion of the program will consist of three 30-minute roundtable sessions which will allow participants to engage judges and magistrate judges in a discussion on important topics involving labor and employment law cases, including practice pointers for litigating in a post-pandemic environment. The judges will offer their perspectives on a myriad of topics, like whether and to what extent it will continue to utilize platforms like Zoom to conduct hearings and conferences.

Check-in for the event will start at 4:00 pm. The program will start at 4:30 p.m., and will be followed by a reception with cocktails and heavy hors d’oeuvres.

Complimentary valet parking is available. The Townsend Hotel is located at 100 Townsend Street, Birmingham, Michigan 48009.



The Townsend Hotel
100 Townsend Street
Birmingham, MI 48009