George C. Hlavac
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Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. A Professional Corporation
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Address: 1611 Pond Road
Allentown, PA 18104

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University: Franklin & Marshall College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1991 Phi Beta Kappa, George Washington University Law School, J.D., with honors, 1994
Admitted: 1994, Virginia; 1995, Maryland and District of Columbia; 1996, Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Middle District of Pennsylvania, Eastern District of Virginia, Maryland, District of Columbia; U.S. Supreme Cour
Biography: As Chair of the Pennsylvania office's Labor and Employment Group, George focuses his practice exclusively on labor and employment law. He handles traditional labor law matters and employment-related litigation, and counsels employers of all sizes concerning workplace issues including discrimination, harassment, wrongful discharge, safety and health, wage and hour, workplace accommodations, noncompetition and confidentiality agreements, employment contracts, employee handbooks, unemployment compensation, union avoidance, collective bargaining negotiations and agreements, grievance arbitrations, and unfair labor practice charges.George was selected as a 2015 Top Rated Lawyer in Labor and Employment by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell. While at George Washington University's National Law Center, George was a member of the George Washington University Law Review. He has authored numerous articles and frequently lectures at workshops, conferences, and seminars on a wide variety of labor and employment law issues.George is a past Chairman of the Board of Directors of the American Red Cross of the Greater Lehigh Valley where he also served as the Board's Vice Chair and a member of the Executive and Human Resources Committee. He volunteers as a football coach for Allentown Central Catholic High School and a baseball coach for the Orefield Athletic Association.News• Labor and Employment Group at Norris McLaughlin & Marcus hosts Human Resources Lunch & Learn Series •Nine Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Attorneys Named Lehigh Valley Style's “Select Lawyers” •George C. Hlavac Selected as a 2015 Top Rated Lawyer in Labor & Employment •The Unusual World of Unemployment •Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Labor & Employment Group Continues to Host Human Resources Lunch and Learn Series in 2014 •George Hlavac to Deliver “Mock Workplace Investigation” at Medical Conference •Norris McLaughlin & Marcus to Host Human Resources Seminar •George C. Hlavac to Deliver “Navigating the Hiring Process” Presentation at Medical Conference •Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Labor & Employment Group to Host Human Resources Lunch & Learn Series •George Hlavac is Keynote Speaker at Medical Conference •Hlavac & Stewart Present at Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers Human Resources Conference •Hlavac returns to “Tools for Success” as Keynote Speaker •Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Labor & Employment Group Presents Employment Law Update •Hlavac Addresses Medical Employee Ethics Issues for Health Care Office Managers •Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Labor & Employment Group Presents Employment Law Update •Hlavac Provides Update on Employment Law Legal Developments at Medical Conference •George C. Hlavac to Present “Beware!! Hiring Process Dangers” to Bux-Mont Human Resources Association •George C. Hlavac Presents to the Professional Association of Health Care Office Managers •George C. Hlavac to Present at Healthcare Management Seminar •George Hlavac and Jeffrey Stewart Present at 2010 SHRM Conference Presentations•“2013-2014 Labor & Employment Law Legal Update, ” Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, Allentown, PA, September 24, 2014 •“Retaliation: The Most Dangerous Claim Facing Employers, ” Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, Allentown, PA, May 21, 2014 •“Dealing with Problem Employees, ” Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, Allentown, PA, April 2, 2014 •“Employment Law Update in Pennsylvania, ” Lorman Education Services, Allentown, PA, March 19, 2014 •“Employment Law on Television and in the Movies, ” Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, Allentown, PA, November 13, 2013 •“The Impact of the National Labor Relations Board on Non-Union Employers, ” Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, Allentown, PA, October 16, 2013 •“2012-2013 Labor and Employment Law Legal Update, ” Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, Allentown, PA, September 18, 2013 •“Navigating the Hiring Process, ” Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, Allentown, PA, June 19, 2013 •“How to Properly Conduct a Workplace Investigation, ” Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, Allentown, PA, May 22, 2013 •“Understanding Workplace Violence and Bullying, ” Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, Allentown, PA, April 17, 2013 •“Pennsylvania Unemployment Compensation: What Do We Do?”, Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, Allentown, PA, June 20, 2012 •“FMLA Pitfalls, ” Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, Allentown, PA, May 30, 2012 •“Navigating the ADA's Accommodation Requests, ” Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, Allentown, PA, April 25, 2012 •Hlavac Addresses Medical Employee Ethics Issues for Health Care Office Managers •George C. Hlavac to Deliver “Disruptive Behavior” Presentation at Medical Conference •Attorneys Present “Employment Law from A to Z in Pennsylvania” •Tallman Hudders & Sorrentino Labor & Employment Attorneys to Present at Medical Conference •Tallman, Hudders/Norris McLaughlin to Speak on Social Media in the Workplace at Small Business Council Meeting Publications•“Pennsylvania's Health Care ID Badge Requirements, ” Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Labor & Employment Law Alert, March 2012 •“Social Media Landmines: The Impact On Employer, ” The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, February 1, 2012 •“The Independent Contractor Crackdown, ” Tallman Hudders & Sorrentino Labor & Employment Law Alert, April 2010 •“Third Circuit Determines That McDonnell Douglas Burden-Shifting Framework Still Applies To Age Discrimination Claims, ” Tallman Hudders & Sorrentino Labor & Employment Law Alert, February 2010 •“Congress Extends COBRA Subsidy, ” Tallman Hudders & Sorrentino Labor & Employment Law Alert, January 2010 •“Legal Issues: The Legal and Ethical Concerns of Rescinding Job Offers and Reneging on Job Offers, ” National Association of Colleges and Employers, March 19, 2009 Press Coverage, Quotes and Interviews•WFMZ 69 News •“Can Social Media Postings Cost You Your Job? ” January 28, 2013 •The Express-Times •“Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce Forum Draws Protest from Union Activists, ” October 28, 2011 •The Morning Call •“Political Claims VS. The Truth, ” October 15, 2010 •Society for Human Resource Management •“DOL Sets Internship Standards as Students Head for Summer Jobs, ” Theresa Minton-Eversole, April 27, 2010 •Eastern Pennsylvania Business Journal •“Suits, Security Fears Spur Deeper Background Probes, ” February 22, 2009 •The Morning Call •“The Proposed Employee Free Choice Act, ” February 22, 2009 •The Wall Street Journal •“Know Your Internship, ” Jonnelle Marte, February 14, 2010