Chamber Webinars

Do you have a suggestion for a webinar? Shoot us an email at LAadapts@lametrochamber.com.

Upcoming Webinars

The LA Metro Chamber of Commerce is presenting webinars on topics important to those in our community – from virtual leadership, to listening sessions with congresspeople, we are pulling together free and accessible for you.

All webinars are held using the Zoom platform and are free and open to the public.

Do you have the perfect idea for a webinar? Or something you’d like to learn more about? Email our team at LAadapts@lametrochamber.com!

Archived Webinars

The LA Metro Chamber will archive webinars in which the presenter has given permission for the webinar to be recorded. Webinars will appear here for your viewing after the event. Please note that it may take 24-48 hours before webinars are posted.

Our webinars are available on YouTube here!

EMPLOYMENT LAW WEBINAR WITH BRANN & ISAACSON - April

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Topic: Employment Law Webinar
Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Time: 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Description: Learn the very latest practical advice from B&I employment lawyers about managing employment law issues during this Pandemic. The focus will be on handling the new federal leave law and understanding how the brand new regulations apply to Maine employers, as well as a discussion of key issues such as furloughs, wage decreases and plant closing and mass layoff laws.

Business Law Webinar with Brann & Isaacson - April

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Topic: Business Law Webinar
Presenter: Brann & Isaacson
Date: Monday, April 6, 2020
Time: 2pm to 3pm
Description:

Learn the latest from B&I business lawyers about navigating the many federal CARES Act programs intended to make it easier for small and medium-sized businesses to meet payroll, rent, debt service, and utility obligations.  The webinar will focus on the Payroll Protection Program, a $349 billion low-interest, forgivable loan program, and will also address the multiple payroll tax credit programs.

Tips + Tricks for Working at Home with Shanna Cox

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Topic: Tips + Tricks for Working at Home
Date: Thursday, April 2, 2020
Time: 10am to 11am
Description:

As our workforce shifts to working remotely, many are trying to navigate how to make that successful. Beyond the tech solutions, this webinar will focus on time management, creating a work environment that sets you up for success, and ways to support you and your family in having balance, while remaining productive.

Led by LA Metro Chamber President + CEO, Shanna will pull on her 6 years of experience running her business office and conference room from her home, balancing a successful business with parenting 3 children. Using tips she garnered and lessons learned, she will share stories of success and failures that can help you thrive in your new work environment.

Coping with the Current Pandemic Crisis with Readiness Assoc.

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Topic: Coping with the Current Pandemic Crisis
Presenter: Readiness Associates
Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm
Description: Readiness Associates will equip businesses with tips on staying informed and protecting your employees, business assets, and customers during unprecedented social distancing and business shutdowns.

Listening Session for Affected Employees with Congressman Jared Golden

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Topic: Listening Session for Affected Employees
Presenter: Congressman Jared Golden
Date: Thursday, March 26, 2020
Time: 10:30am to 11:30am
Description: In a virtual listening session moderated by the Chamber, Jared Golden will be joining us to hear first hand the impacts of the Corona Virus on local employees – recognizing that many people are seeing shifts to their employment status. He will offer an update on the status of emergency legislation in Congress and respond to comments and questions. In a time of rapid change, it is important that your elected representatives understand what is occurring in LA – join us.

Listening Session for Employers with Congressman Jared Golden

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Topic: Listening Session for Employers
Presenter: Congressman Jared Golden
Date: Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Time: 3pm to 4pm
Description: In a virtual listening session moderated by the Chamber, Jared Golden will be joining us to hear first hand the impacts of the Corona Virus on local employers. He will offer current updates with information from Congress, and respond to comments and questions. In a time of rapid change, it is important that your elected representatives understand what is occurring in LA- join us. 

Leading Teams in a Virtual Environment

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Topic: Leading Teams in a Virtual Environment
Presenter: inspireal
Date: Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Time: 1pm to 2:30pm
Description: Many of us find ourselves suddenly managing virtual teams today as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic. While this entire endeavor is challenging and a bit overwhelming, it can teach us all invaluable lessons in adaptability, resilience and teamwork that will stay with us for the rest of our professional careers. Working from home is not as simple as deploying a VPN license and making sure that team members can get on the server to access the necessary systems to do their work. It requires a deliberate and dynamic strategy for leadership. Join this special Zoom video conference presented by the LA Metro Chamber and Jill Parker, Chief Inspiration Officer of Inspireal, to learn more.

Employment Law Topics with Brann & Isaacson

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Topic: Employment Law Topics
Presenter: Brann & Isaacson
Date: Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Time: 12pm to 12:55pm
Description: The Coronavirus pandemic is having an unprecedented impact on all of us, and employers are seeking guidance on a myriad of issues that impact the workplace. Brann & Isaacson attorneys plan to address key issues of pay, leaves, quarantine, return to work, travel bans, medical notes, confidentiality, and disability rights…to name just a few. If the Congress has amended the FMLA we will discuss the changes in the law, their impact and changes to employer policies. This is such a rapidly-changing time that the topics could change to reflect the very latest developments. Program will be 30 minutes long with ample time for Q&A.

General Business Law With Brann & Isaacson

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Topic: General Business Law
Presenter: Brann & Isaacson
Date: Monday March 23, 2020
Time: 1pm to 2pm
Description: In these unprecedented times, with the situation fluid and changing hour by hour, local businesses need real-time tools to address the threats to their businesses and their employees.  Join Brann & Isaacson attorneys and the LA Metro Chamber of Commerce for a live video conference that will focus on the following critical areas:  (1) The impact of the outbreak on existing legal relationships, including force majeure contract defenses, business interruption insurance, and loan forbearance strategies and programs, and  strategies for accessing reliable data and making real-time, well-considered decisions in the context of rapidly changing laws; and (2) what a business needs to know regarding the state’s new law providing unemployment coverage for employees laid off because of the coronavirus.  The program will be 30 minutes long with ample time for Q&A.