"Human resources generally and labor relations specifically constitute a major element of the hospitality industry. This center is dedicated to modernizing the interaction of labor and management for the benefit of all." Read More
National HR in Hospitality Conference
CIHLER provides students with a variety of opportunities to stay actively engaged in the industry’s key labor and employment issues. Through the center's events, industry conferences, and courses, students connect with alumni and industry executives. Learn More
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Our members have a place at the table as we analyze the latest labor law holdings and move ahead on labor relations.
We publish and host commentary and analysis focusing on labor and employee relations.
Professor Dave Sherwyn of the Center for Innovative Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations joins two experts to discuss the latest issues in employment law.
National HR in Hospitality Conference took place September 21 to September 23, 2021 at the Hotel Del Coronado in San Diego, CA
Mandatory arbitration is a controversial issue in employment relations. Here, Cornell scholars debate whether, and in what form, American society should use arbitration.
September 28, 2022
The Hybrid Workplace: Is Management Putting Your Company At Risk?
Featuring CIHLER board member Dana Kravetz, Managing Partner, Michelman & Robinson (M&R)
September 13, 2022
Think FAST: California Enacts Fast Food Accountability and Standards Recovery Act
Featuring CIHLER board member Carolyn Richmond ’91 (ILR), Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP
August 18, 2022
Epstein Becker Green Attorneys Recognized by 2023 Best Lawyers for Excellence in the Legal Profession
Featuring CIHLER board member David Garland, Chair, Employment, Labor & Workforce Management Practice, Epstein Becker Green