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Legislative/Legal Updates


January 28, 2020 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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CHI St. Vincent's Hot Springs McCauley Room | 300 Werner St
Hot Springs, AR 71913

Legislative/Legal Updates with Bruce Cross

Attorney J. Bruce Cross of Cross, Gunter, Witherspoon & Galchus will present a review of 2019 developments in major areas of labor and employment law including wage and hour, sexual harassment, Marijuana, and activities of the National Labor Relations Board and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. He will also cover legal and legislative developments to expect in 2020.


J. Bruce Cross is a director in the firm of Cross, Gunter, Witherspoon & Galchus, P.C. in Little Rock, Arkansas, who practices in the areas of labor and employment defense law. Bruce is a Fellow in the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers of the American Bar Association. He was also named Lawyer of the Year in Little Rock in Labor Law – Management in 2014 & 2019. Bruce is also listed as a Leading Lawyer in Labor and Employment in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business; Best Lawyers in America in Labor and Employment Law; US News and World Report Listing of Best Labor and Employment Lawyers ; Who’s Who Legal: Labor & Employment 2018; Mid-South Super Lawyers and the Top 50 Arkansas Mid-South Super Lawyers. Bruce received his undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame and his J.D. degree from the University of Arkansas School of Law. Bruce’s practice includes work before the National Labor Relations Board, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Wage & Hour and OFCCP Divisions of the Department of Labor, as well as related federal and state court litigation.

1 hour SHRM PDCs and HRCI credit is approved.


WCASHRM is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.

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Lunch will be Brisket, vegetable, salad and dessert.


At Hot Springs Health and Fitness, we pride ourselves in being the only full service club in Hot Springs.  We have a complete group fitness menu including basic workout training, various styles of Yoga to suit your lifestyle, Spin classes, AB Boot Camp, Pickleball and dance just to name a few.  We have a certified personal fitness trainers available to assist you in meeting your health and fitness goals.  Our on site Spa includes a hair salon,  massage therapist, and private Pilates studio.  We have outdoor pool, tennis courts, wet and dry sauna, whirlpool and Recovery Zone smoothie bar to replenish your protein after each workout.  We also have tanning beds, scheduled childcare and offer the 30 FIT program.  Also included is our 2030 Fast Track Health and Wellness lifestyle program targeting weight loss and overall health benefits by balancing your hormones.


WCASHRM will hold a Transportation Passes Drive to benefit local veterans. Member Steve Ezelle who works with our local veterans through the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services will ensure they benefit from the Chapter’s generous donations. Transportation passes can be purchased (cash or check only - No credit or debit cards accepted) at the Hot Springs Transportation Depot (located at 100 Broadway Terr) or bring a check made payable to the City of Hot Springs or cash to the meeting and we will purchase the passes for you. Monthly bus passes cost $41.25 or Coupon books (10 rides) - $9.25. 


$8.00 Member Ticket
$10.00 after 5:00 pm January 24

$10.00 Guest Ticket
$12.00 after 5:00 pm January 24

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