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8th Annual Hotel & Lodging Legal Summit

October 23, 2019 - October 25, 2019

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New developments are constantly occurring in the evolving practice of hotel law, but Georgetown Law CLE’s Hotel and Lodging Legal Summit will provide you with the information you need to stay current!

Each year an advisory board of top hotel and lodging attorneys from companies and law firms throughout the world, including SHA faculty member David Sherwyn, collaborate to identify the most pressing legal issues and topics facing the industry and recruit some of the most distinguished attorneys in the industry to discuss these issues at this conference.

On Thursday, October 24th moderated by David Sherwyn, ILR ’86, JD ’89 CIHLER Director, members including Michael D’Angelo, Vice President, Labor Relations, Hyatt Hotels Corporation, Jessica Kastin, Jones Day and Paul E. Wagner, Stokes Wagner from our advisory board companies will present a panel on “Organized Labor and the Hospitality Industry Knowing the Players and the Law.”

This panel will let you:

  • Learn how the hotel industry has become a holy grail for organized labor in the years since manufacturing was the driving force in the U.S. economy.
  • Discuss the unique history, culture, organizing practice, and negotiating strategy of UNITE HERE, the industry’s most prominent union.
  • Consider the current state of labor relations in the hotel industry.
  • Explore the law and practice of organizing, corporate campaigns, collective bargaining, and arbitration.




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David Sherwyn, ILR ’86, JD ’89