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New Tools for a New Era: Sexual Harassment and the #MeToo Movement

September 25 @ 8:30 am - 4:15 pm


An event to be held at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, co-sponsored by the Utah State Bar

8:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m, S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6
This full-day symposium will tackle the difficult issues of sexual harassment in the workplace following the #MeToo Movement.  The symposium will address the spectrum behavior which can constitute sexual harassment, internal investigations, post-investigation actions, and best practices in changing times.  Our lunchtime keynote speaker will focus on implicit bias in the workplace.  This symposium includes a continental breakfast and lunch with our keynote speaker.  The seminar is intended for attorneys, human resource professionals, faculty, and members of the public. Please join us for this in-depth discussion of one of the most important issues of our time.

TOTAL CREDITS 6 hours CLE credit, including 1 hour of ethics and  1 hour of professionalism/civility credit

$50 registration fee, includes continental breakfast & lunch

Utah Bar members, please register at: https://services.utahbar.org/events

For non-lawyer registrants, please complete the following registration, and return it, with payment, according to the directions provided on the form: http://www.utahbar.org/non-lawyer-registration


8:30 – 9:00 a.m. – Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 – 9:15 a.m. – Convening remarks (Christina M. Jepson – Parsons Behle & Latimer)

9:15– 10:30 a.m. – What is Harassment in the Workplace? Defining a Spectrum of Behavior (T. Mickell Jimenez – Clyde Snow & Sessions)
1.25 hours CLE

10:30 – 10:45 a.m. – Break

10:45 – 11:45 a.m. – Conducting Ethical Sexual Harassment Investigations (Christopher B. Snow – Clyde Snow & Sessions)
1 hour ethics CLE

11:45 – Noon – Break

12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m.  – Keynote Address by Christy M. Glass, Ph.D., Utah State University, speaking on Implicit Bias in the Workplace. Session will include lunch for attendees
1 hour professionalism/civility CLE

1:00 – 2:30 p.m. – Post-Investigation: Discipline, Retraining, Coaching, and Remedies (Christina M. Jepson – Parsons Behle & Latimer)
1.5 hours CLE

2:30 – 2:45 p.m. – Break

2:45 – 4:00 p.m. – Best Practices in Changing Times: A Panel Discussion on Moving Forward (April L. Hollingsworth – Hollingsworth Law Office; Conrad S. Kee – Jackson Lewis; Michele Ballantyne – Office of the General Counsel, University of Utah; with moderator, Retired Justice Christine M. Durham – Utah Supreme Court)
1.25 hours CLE

4:00 – 4:15 p.m. – Closing Plenary Remarks (T. Mickell Jimenez – Clyde Snow & Sessions)


Free parking is available at the Rice-Eccles Stadium. We encourage you to use public transportation to our events. Take TRAX University line to the Stadium stop and walk a half block north. For other public transit options use UTA’s Trip Planner. The law school is on the Red Route for the University’s free campus shuttles (College of Law stop).


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September 25
8:30 am - 4:15 pm
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S. J. Quinney College of Law
383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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