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Events

2019 Legislative Recap Seminar & Luncheon

August 22, 2019 at 9:00am1:00pm (EST)
Augusta Civic Center

On August 22, Verrill attorneys Doug Currier and Elizabeth Johnston will be presenting at the Maine Bankers Association's 2019 Legislative Recap Seminar & Luncheon at the Augusta Civic Center. They will be presenting during the 10:15 AM session, "New Maine Human Resources Laws."

For more information or to register, click here.

Firm Highlights

Matter

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News

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Blog

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Matter

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Event

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News

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Blog

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Building a Respectful and Inclusive Workplace