Meeting/Event Information

The Columbia SHRM Chapter meetings are usually held on the third Thursday of each month at The Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center.  Meetings alternate between breakfast (7:30-9:30 a.m.) and lunch (11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.).  Notification for monthly meetings are sent to all members via email at least two weeks prior to our meetings.  If you do not receive these notifications, please email [email protected]

*** If you plan to attend, you must register by NOON Monday of the meeting week.***

Note: The Guest Fee for regular meetings is $20 paid in advance online or $25 cash/check at the door. Advance registration still is required if paying at the door to ensure sufficient seating and meals.  A $20.00 no-show fee will be charged to any registrant who fails to attend a meeting without cancelling his/her registration in advance.  To cancel your registration, please contact Burgundy Barr at [email protected]

See individual event details and fees for special meetings, including the all-day Labor and Employment Legal Workshop.




CSHRM's Labor and Employment Legal Workshop

August 27, 2020
7:30 AM to 4:30 PM
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Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
1101 Lincoln St
Columbia, SC 29201-3133

Join us for CSHRM's

2020 Legal Workshop

"Listen to the Music"


Thursday, August 27th

8:00am – 4:30pm

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center



The attorneys of Nexsen Pruet LLC and Fisher & Phillips LLP have planned a full-day conference designed to not only educate you on the most pressing labor and employment law topics, but to provide you with practical tips to more efficiently manage your workforce.



Some topics will include:


“I Want a New Drug” -- Drug Testing in a CBD World

“Home Improvement” -- Improving Internal Communications

“No Nonsense” -- Non-Disclosure, Non-Compete, and Non-Solicitation

“Contagion” -- Germs and Guns in the Workplace

“These Boots Are Made for Walking” -  Common Issues with the ADA and FMLA 

“Working In the Coal Mine” – View from the Plaintiff’s Side

“The Big Payback” – A Closer Look at Retaliation Claims

“Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I’m Yours” –  Best Practices in Hiring, Discipline, Documentation, and Discharge


and more including our famous ASK-A-LAWYER panel session!


To Register CLICK HERE!


Deadline to Register: The deadline to register is 12:00 pm on Monday, August 24, 2020


Please Note, late registrations will not be allowed due to space limits.


Current CSHRM members can take advantage of a special early bird rate through June 1st!



Member tickets: 

$99.00 early bird through June 1st, 2020

$150.00 after June 1st, 2020  



This program is valid for 6.75 PDCs for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.  For more information about certification or recertification, please visit 



This activity has been approved for 6.75 HR (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). Please make note of the activity ID number on your recertification application form. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at

The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.


CSHRM would like to thank the following organizations for

sponsoring our meeting!











$150.00 Early bird registration fee through June 1, 2020 for current chapter members
$99.00 Earlybird rate before June 1

$229.00 Guest ticket with new 2020 CSHRM membership application. Must be a new member.
$209.00 Earlybird rate before June 1

$249.00 Guest ticket without membership application

$750.00 Platinum Level Sponsor

$600.00 Gold Level Sponsor

$450.00 Silver Level Sponsor

$350.00 Bronze Level Sponsor