Presentation Downloads

2019 Annual Meeting Presentations

The following presentations from NCAE’s 2019 Annual Meeting are available for download:

DOJ IER Presentation for NCAE

Jodi Danis, Special Litigation Counsel of Immigrant and Employee Rights Sections

The ADA, FMLA, and Other Issues for HR Professionals

Josh Viau, Fisher & Phillips – Atlanta, GA
Chris Schulte, CJ Lake, LLC – Washington, DC

2019 Political & Regulatory Update

Charlie Garrison, Garrison Group – Washington, DC

Problems with the AEWR – A Labor Economists View

Stephen Bronars, PhD, Edgeworth Economics – Washington, DC

2018 Labor Forum Presentations

The following presentations from NCAE’s 2018 Ag Employer Labor Forum are available for download:


Utilizing Social Media as Part of Your Communications Strategy

Mark Looker, Looker Communications Consulting – Modesto, CA

The 2018 Tax Bill and Consequences to Farmers and Agribusiness
Fee Charging

Bob Wunderle, La Posada Tax Clinic – Twin Falls, ID

Tax Update

Adam Kantrovich, Clemson University – Clemson, SC

Protecting Your Business Against Prohibited Fee Charging: Do’s, Dont’s, and Solutions

Wendel Hall, Hall Law Office – Washington, DC

Ethical Charter on Responsible Labor Practices

Tom Stenzel, United Fresh Produce Association – Washington, DC


Enhancing Community Relations for H-2A Housing

Mike Gempler, Washington Growers League – Yakima, WA

Anatomy of an HR Lawsuit

Josh Viau, Fisher & Phillips – Atlanta, GA

H-2A and Your Employee Benefits

Lorie Maring, Fisher & Phillips – Atlanta, GA

Janus v. AFSCME: What It May Mean For the Private Sector

Josh Viau, Fisher & Phillips – Atlanta, GA

Strategies and Benefits of Freedom of Information Act and State-law Equivalent Requests

Jeanne Malitz, Malitz Law, Inc. – San Diego, CA
Mike Saqui, The Saqui Law Group – Sacramento, CA

Evidence Development for H-2A Reform

Troy Frostad, Underwood Fruit and Warehouse Company – Yakima, WA

H-2A Expense Budget Excel Sheet for Download

Ryan Ayres, Mercer Ranches – Prosser, WA


H-2A 101 & Workshop for Agents and Users
Department of Labor Presentation

Lynette Wills, Department of Labor – Chicago, IL
Brian Pasternak, Department of Labor – Washington, DC

Department of State Presentation

Aaron Luster, Department of State – Monterrey, Mexico

ASHCA Farm Safety Seminar

Developing Supervisors
Lupe Sandoval, California Farm Labor Contract Association – Sacramento, CA

Creating a Culture of Safety

Susan Quale, Sierra Cascade Nursery – Susanville, CA

Insurance Carrier Perspective Risk Evaluation

Vanessa Galvan, Zenith Agribusiness Solutions, Fresno, CA

Saunders Brothers Presentation

Jim Saunders, Saunders Brothers – Piney River, VA