79.7 F
Charlotte Amalie
Sunday, April 14, 2024
HomeNewsLocal governmentVI SBDC, USDL to Hold Free Federal Labor Conference

VI SBDC, USDL to Hold Free Federal Labor Conference

The Virgin Islands Small Business Development Center (VI SBDC) and the U.S. Department of Labor (USDL) have announced a free Federal Labor Conference. The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) will be participating in a free, day-long conference to be held on St. Thomas and St. Croix. The presenting agencies will speak on current federal regulations affecting the business community.
Topics will include:
Final Rule updating the 541 regulations (WHD)
Gender Stereotyping/Gender Identity Discrimination in the Workplace (EEOC)
ERISA: Title I, Part 7 (EBSA)
Overview of OSHA (OSHA)
The events will be held on these dates and at these locations:
St. Croix from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday Aug. 3, at UVI Great Hall, Albert A. Sheen Campus, RR1 Box 10,000. Contact Hazel Jones at 692-5270
St. Thomas-St. John from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 4, at the UVI Administration and Conference Center, 2 John Brewers Bay. Contact Mary Joe Williams at 776-3206.
To attend, please register online at www.sbdcvi.org or contact the VI SBDC at 692-5270 (STX) or 776-3206 (STT/STJ).

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Keeping our community informed is our top priority.
If you have a news tip to share, please call or text us at 340-228-8784.

Support local + independent journalism in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Unlike many news organizations, we haven't put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as accessible as we can. Our independent journalism costs time, money and hard work to keep you informed, but we do it because we believe that it matters. We know that informed communities are empowered ones. If you appreciate our reporting and want to help make our future more secure, please consider donating.