News Release

U.S. Department of Labor Offers Forum in Baton Rouge For Employers and Federal Contractors on June 7

BATON ROUGE, LA – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) has opened registration for a comprehensive compliance seminar for employers and federal contractors on the requirements of federal labor laws. Attendance is free; pre-registration is required.

The training event will be held June 7 at the Baton Rouge Community College, 201 Community College Drive. Attendees should check-in from 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. on June 7. The program ends at 5:00 p.m.

“The Wage and Hour Division continues to foster good jobs through increased awareness of and improved compliance with the requirements of federal labor laws,” said Betty Campbell, Wage and Hour Regional Administrator.

The event will highlight the missions and responsibilities of the Department of Labor, and will include several educational workshops designed to help employers and federal contractors understand and comply with workplace requirements, including those of the Louisiana Workforce Commission, the Small Business Administration and the Department. The seminar is particularly relevant to the work of human resources, payroll, and contract compliance staff in all industries. Completion certificates will be issued.

Space for this event is limited. Please register using the online link at 2018 Educational and Outreach Forum - Baton Rouge Registration.

Wage and Hour Division
May 24, 2018
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