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We understand the need for a multi-faceted partner who can offer extensive training in every area of public agency law. At Lozano Smith, our attorneys present numerous workshops each year as part of our workshop curriculum. Through partnerships with clients and leading associations throughout the state, you’ll find a wide range of professional development opportunities. We invite you to explore our Frequently Requested Workshop Listing, Webinars, Hot-topic workshops, or any of the conference sessions below. For more information on these workshops, or to schedule a training for you, please contact Client Services or your nearest Lozano Smith office.

Proposition 64 in the Workplace

Proposition 64 in the Workplace

This presentation will cover the important aspects of Proposition 64 and the current state of legalization of marijuana in California. We will cover the impact of this legislation on the workplace as well as policy and safety considerations for publi...

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Legal, Effective and Accurate Documentation

Legal, Effective and Accurate Documentation

Lozano Smith’s LEAD training will provide participants with the information that they need to legally, completely and effectively document employee communications and discipline matters. LEAD training is designed to assist school administrators in...

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How to Win a Certificated Dismissal

How to Win a Certificated Dismissal

At this session you will learn everything needed to know about helping build a winning certificated dismissal case, including the role of progressive discipline, evaluations, and remediation plans. We will also discuss some of the new requirements im...

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Pay In the Workplace

Pay In the Workplace

This presentation will explain the changing status of the law regarding wage discrimination, equal pay requirements, and the role of prior salary when determining initial salary placement for new hires and salary placement for promotions....

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The Sun Never Sets on the Post-Janus World:Navigating the Extensive Impact of the Court’s Decision

The Sun Never Sets on the Post-Janus World:Navigating the Extensive Impact of the Court’s Decision

In the days since the Janus decision was issued, new issues and questions are frequent. This session will provide an opportunity for participants to get answers to their specific questions and guidance on responding to the various communications from...

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Extreme Employee Misconduct

Extreme Employee Misconduct

Public employees are a fantastic group of workers but, every now and then, an employee engages in egregious conduct that requires an expedient response from the human resources department. What will you do when an employee . . . engages in offensive ...

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High Crimes and Misdemeanors

High Crimes and Misdemeanors

Just because someone has been arrested or convicted of a crime does not mean they are precluded from public school employment. In fact, there are laws that prohibit certain offenses from being considered in the hiring process. On the flip side, there...

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Negotiations Cohort

Negotiations Cohort

A FRAMEWORK FOR SUCCESSFUL NEGOTIATIONS

Led by several of Lozano Smith’s experienced negotiators, this intense 4-hour workshop provides an opportunity to hone negotiations skills and develop best practices and strategies for successful...

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C’mon, Be Reasonable - Emerging Disability Issues and Unreasonable Requests Under the ADA/FEHA

C’mon, Be Reasonable - Emerging Disability Issues and Unreasonable Requests Under the ADA/FEHA

This workshop is for newer HR administrators and professionals and for advanced practitioners seeking a focused discussion on current ADA/FEHA disability issues. New ADA regulations focus employers on the accommodations instead of the disability. D...

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