This seminar is subject to certification by HRCI and SHRM - attendants may earn professional developments credits (PDCs).  


Wednesday, October 23, 2019 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. PDT
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Crowne Plaza Hotel Foster City 
1221 Chess Drive
Foster City, CA 94404

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David Sambrano 
EAC San Mateo / EDD  

AB 1825 Sexual Harassment Prevention and Awareness

This seminar is for employers to understand the legal duty to maintain a workplace tha is:  

• Free of harassment and abuse.

 • Free or retaliation. 

You will learn and apply the important skills of handling sexual harassment issuses and complaints. It will also address the elements of how to prevent unacceptable behavior and includes a detailed overview of what sexual harassment is, explain, legal definitions, discuss sexual harassment prevention, and how to maintain a positive work environment. 

Speaker: William Betley, attorney with Akinson, Andelson, Loya, Rudd and Romo

William practices in all areas of employment law including unlawful harassment, discrimination, wrongful termination, employee classification, and wage and hour.  He also counsels and represents architects, engineers and subcontractors in all phases of construction planning, development, negotiation and litigation.

He received his bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and History from the University of Rhode Island. He received his Juris Doctor from Southwestern University. Mr. Betley is a member of many employement organizations which includes chairperson for Inland Valleys Employer Advisory Council and is currently the Vice President of the CEAC for region 7. 

Mr. Betley is a frequent speaker of PIHRA, SHRM, multiple EAC's, numerous business organizations, rotary clubs and Chambers of Commerce on employment issues, including unlawful harassment, disability, discrimination, leaves of absence, workplace violence, employment legislation, drug testing, worker classifications and hiring and firing issues.


  • 8:00 a.m. Event check-in, breakfast and networking.
  • 8:30 a.m. Welcome and Introduction. 
  • 8:45 a.m. EDD Business Services + Hire a Hero: Placement Services for Veterans. 
  • 8:50 a.m. Program Begins. 
  • 12:00 p.m. Closing comments, questions and answers and evaluations.


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Registration closes on Sunday, October 20, 2019. Registration and payments can be made online only and will not be accepted at the door. Are you interested in our membership benefits and the seminar discounts? Go to our membership section at
We look forward to seeing you at our event.

David Sambrano 
Employer Advisory Council San Mateo/EDD

Tel.: 1-408.216.6145

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  • We refund cancellations which we receive through email by 10 a.m. on the Monday before the event. 
  • We do not refund overpayment due to misuse of membership promo code. Please check membership with us if you are in doubt prior to registering. 
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