By Cass Jacoby, RCS Reporter.
FRSA’s Annual Convention and Expo is the educational and networking event for the roofing and sheet metal industries. As we continue to face an ever-changing work environment, FRSA brings you the most informative and up-to-date continuing education seminars on topics that affect your business. You can count on Cotney Attorneys and Consultants, among the many esteemed industry professionals speaking at the event. You won’t want to miss these insightful talks, so make sure to note these dates and times when you are planning out your convention schedule. Note: All these times are in eastern time.
Wednesday, July 21, 10 a.m. - Critical Contract Provision with Trent Cotney
Explore construction contracts for roofing contractors and subcontractors. You’ll learn about provisions you need to include in your contracts, whether you’re working with another contractor or a consumer.
Wednesday, July 21, 1:00 p.m . - Wage & Hour – Potential Pitfalls with Tray Batcher
Discover the most applicable employment laws for contractors as well as wage and hour issues. Topics include the hiring and firing process, employment documentation and workers’ compensation insurance.
Thursday, July 22, 7 a.m. & Friday, July 23, 9:30 a.m. - Top 5 Immigration Issues/E-Verify with Ben Briggs
Walk through the top five immigration issues affecting the Florida roofing industry. Learn what’s new with E-Verify regulations, as well as immigration audits, green cards, employment sponsorship and deportation defense.
Thursday, July 22, 9:30 a.m. - Update to Florida's Licensing Requirements with Tray Batcher
Discuss the laws, rules and regulations governing construction contractors in Florida. This seminar specifically addresses Florida Statutes Chapter 489.