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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.

Northern Section Human Resources Professional Development Workshop Series - Session 1: Impact of Janus v. AFSCME

Northern Section Human Resources Professional Development Workshop Series - Session 1: Impact of Janus v. AFSCME

**This event is at capacity.**
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 s...

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The (Risky) Business of Special Education!

The (Risky) Business of Special Education!

This interactive workshop explores legal and practical questions related to the “when and how” CBOs typically get involved in special education matters and how CBOs can best assist the local educational agency when special education matters arise...

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Harassment Prevention Training for Special District Board Members and Staff

Harassment Prevention Training for Special District Board Members and Staff

AB 1825 and AB 1661 makes sexual harassment prevention training mandatory for supervisory employees and officials receiving any compensation. This legislation requires employers to ensure that all supervisors and officials receive at least two hours ...

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Minimize Risk and Complete Your Construction Project in an Impacted Market

Minimize Risk and Complete Your Construction Project in an Impacted Market

There are issues that arise during a "boom" construction period that present challenges for school districts trying to complete their projects at a reasonable price with minimal risk.

Learn techniques to meet the challenges of a "hot" ...

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Principles of School Law

Principles of School Law

Topics:
• Effective use of Legal Counsel
• The Brown Act, Public Records Act and Tort Claims Act
• Conflicts of Interest
• Delegation of Authority in Contracting
• Purchasing and Construction
• M...

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Records Retention and Management in the Electronic Age

Records Retention and Management in the Electronic Age

In light of modern business practices, records retention has become increasingly convoluted, and the management of various records, including electronic documents impacts many departments within each special district. Changes in technology have playe...

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Principles of Construction Contracts - from a Claim’s Perspective

Principles of Construction Contracts - from a Claim’s Perspective

This interactive and practical seminar will teach you the fundamentals of construction contract law from a claim’s perspective. Learn how to better understand and evaluate the risks associated with the terms and condition and how to transfer risk t...

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The Rules Are, There Are No (rather, very few clear) Rules: How Charter Schools are Governed

The Rules Are, There Are No (rather, very few clear) Rules: How Charter Schools are Governed

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Process and Politics: Shifts in Charter Law

Process and Politics: Shifts in Charter Law

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