New York, NY, March 24, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Daniel S. Levy, PhD, National Managing Director, Advanced Analytical Consulting Group, Inc. will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Wage & Hour Class Actions: Hot Buttons to Watch for in 2016.” This event is scheduled for June 23, 2016 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm (ET).
For further details, please visit: https://theknowledgegroup.org/event/?ID=wage-hour-class-actions-hot-buttons-to-watch-for-in-2016-live-webcast
About Daniel S. Levy
Dr. Daniel S. Levy is the National Managing Director of Advanced Analytical Consulting Group. He has over 30 years of experience in the use of economics, statistics and sampling. He has studied labor issues in both academic and litigation settings. He has served as an expert witness in wage and hour cases, including in the notable Driscoll, et al. v. Granite Rock Company off-duty meal period litigation, and for the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Internal Revenue Service, and has presented his research to the FBI, US Postal Service and New York State Attorney General’s Office. Dr. Levy’s recent work implements innovative methods to evaluate liability and damages required in light of the new, evolving standards in wage and hour regulations established by state and federal regulations and as enforced by the courts. Prior to founding Advanced Analytical Consulting Group, Dr. Levy was the National Managing Principal of Economic and Statistical Consulting for Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP. He also served as the Global Director of Economic Consulting for Arthur Andersen’s Value Solutions practice. He has also held research and consulting positions at Charles River Associates, The RAND Corporation, Needham, Harper Worldwide Advertising, SPSS Inc. and The University of Chicago Computation Center. He is a Ph.D. in Economics from The University of Chicago.
About Advanced Analytical Consulting Group
Founded by former Senior Managers and national leadership of the Economics and Statistical Consulting Group of Deloitte’s Financial Advisory Services in 2009, Advanced Analytical Consulting Group (AACG) provides economic, statistical, and computing consulting for business decisions and litigation. AACG assists business clients with strategic and operational consulting based on in-depth quantitative analysis of corporate data and the client’s position in the market. AACG provides expert testimony, support for academic experts, and assistance in identifying the right expert from academic and business settings. From its corporate office in Boston and senior personnel in Chicago and Los Angeles, AACG has served clients in Afghanistan, Australia, Belgium, Britain, Canada, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, South Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Russia, Singapore, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, United Arab Emirates, and the United States. AACG is a woman-owned business.
In the recent years, wage and hour class action litigation remained the most common type of litigation that outpaced all other types of workplace class actions. As these kind of class actions are comparatively easy to prosecute, employees are empowered to file a lawsuit against employers violating wage and hour laws. The number of lawsuits related to wage and hour violations increases incessantly each year, creating a higher chance for non-compliant companies to face greater risks of being sued.
In this two-hour live webcast, The Knowledge Group has brought together a team of seasoned leaders and professionals who will help the audience understand the most important aspects of Wage and Hour Class Actions. The panel will also provide an in-depth discussion of the new variations involved in defending and managing the latest wage and hour claims and class actions.
Key topics include:
- Wage & Hour Class Actions - An Overview
- Wage & Hour Case Law Developments in 2016
- Latest DOL White Collar Exemption Changes
- New Rules & Strategies for Minimizing Litigation Risks
- Joint Employer Liability Under the Wage and Hour Laws
- Implications of the NLRB Browning-Ferris Decision
- Wage Violations
- Ethical Issues in Wage & Hour Litigation
- Wage and Hour Class Action Claims
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/