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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.

Anatomy of a Claim

Anatomy of a Claim

One of the byproducts of the current “boom” in construction is an increase in claims and disputes on school district projects. Learn techniques from seasoned public works experts to effectively process, defend, and resolve contractor claims, and ...

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Back to School Legal Update

Back to School Legal Update

We invite your team to this high-level workshop as we highlight significant developments and recent court cases. We will also discuss practical strategies for meeting new requirements.

AREAS OF FOCUS

This year’s Legal Update places...

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Janus v. AFSCME

Janus v. AFSCME

The panel will address complicated issues related to the US Supreme Court's Janus decision, including barganing agreement and established policies.
This workshop offers 1.5 hr. MCLE...

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"Can I say That" Board Member Free Speech Rights

This workshop offers 1.5 hr. MCLE...

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Managing Labor Relations in Times of Crisis

Managing Labor Relations in Times of Crisis

This session will cover what school districts can expect in light of this year's U.S. Supreme Court ruling in the Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees case holding that public employees cannot be required to pay unio...

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Janus

Janus

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

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Students and Marijuana Post Prop 64: What's Changed and What's Stayed the Same

Students and Marijuana Post Prop 64: What's Changed and What's Stayed the Same

Proposition 64 legalized recreational marijuana use in California. The legal impacts of this change in the law are small when it comes to students; but practical implications may be significant and challenging. Additionally, 734,422 students received...

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The Impact of Marijuana Legalization on California Schools

The Impact of Marijuana Legalization on California Schools

On Nov. 8, 2016, California voters passed Proposition 64, legalizing recreational marijuana use in the state for people 21 and older. This changing landscape has created questions for employers, schools, and communities about how best to address mari...

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The Impact of Marijuana Legalization on California Schools

The Impact of Marijuana Legalization on California Schools

On Nov. 8, 2016, California voters passed Proposition 64, legalizing recreational marijuana use in the state for people 21 and older. This changing landscape has created questions for employers, schools, and communities about how best to address mari...

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