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Friday, November 5, 2021 Live WebcastBergen Chapter

Bergen Chapter Practitioners' Forum (E2111708)

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM EDT



The next Practitioner's Forum will take place virtually on Zoom. To receive login instructions, please register for the meeting. You will receive the information via email.

Kathleen Caminiti, an employment attorney at Fisher Phillips, will present on "Wage & Hour Compliance and What to Do When DOL Comes Knocking." Topic areas include:

  • The top wage and hour risks that employers/businesses face
  • What to do if your client gets notice of a DOL investigation
  • How to handle a DOL audit 
  • Differences between federal and NJ tests for independent contractor status


Attend Our Monthly Practitioners’ Forum:
  • Share, chew on and digest specific foods for thought.
  • Participate in a sincere camaraderie of sharing and bonding with fellow CPA professionals.
  • Reinforce your techniques and realize that being a sole proprietor does not mean you are alone.
  • Discuss the benefits you can derive by affiliating yourself with other professional organizations.




Kathleen Caminiti

Kathleen M. Caminiti, Esq.


Fisher & Phillips LLP

Kathie Caminiti is a partner in the firm's New Jersey and New York offices, and a co-chair of both the Wage and Hour and Pay Equity practice groups. She has extensive experience handling all aspects of employment litigation, including individual plaintiff discrimination claims, restrictive covenant litigation and wage and hour class and collective actions.

Kathie has successfully defended cases alleging civil rights violations, race, sex, age and handicap discrimination, sexual harassment, whistle-blowing, wrongful discharge and retaliation. She has also defended employers and financial institutions in Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) cases, including class actions, seeking severance, pension and health and welfare benefits.

Kathie has a sophisticated wage and hour practice and has distinguished herself in Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)/wage and hour litigation. As lead counsel, Kathie has obtained favorable outcomes for clients in various wage and hour matters, including class and collective actions arising under the FLSA and various state laws.

As a chair of Fisher Phillips’ Pay Equity Practice Group, Kathie dedicates her time to analyzing the legal issues surrounding pay equality, conducting pay equity audits and defending equal pay litigation.

Kathie counsels her clients on compliance with the panoply of employment laws and assists with their liability prevention efforts by conducting employee training, preparing handbooks and implementing policies, as well as wage and hour and pay equity audits.

Given her significant experience, Kathie is frequently quoted by ABC NewsNJBizHR ExecutiveNJ 101.5 and other media outlets. She has published numerous articles that have appeared in The New York Law JournalNew Jersey BusinessNew Jersey Lawyer Magazine and Practical Law Institute regarding a variety of employment-related issues.


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