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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.
Ms. Ruiz is Senior Counsel in Lozano Smith's Fresno office and assists clients with a wide-variety of Special Education and student issues, including; expulsion proceedings, IEP meetings, settling cases at resolution sessions and during meditation, d...Read More
Michael E. Smith is a Founding Partner of Lozano Smith. In addition to his General Counsel experience in all aspects of Education law, Mr. Smith offers specific expertise including, but not limited to, labor and personnel issues, student discipline m...Read More
Brown Act violations, most often unintentional, impede the effective governance of special districts. This workshop will use entertaining hypotheticals to engage participants in a wide-ranging, hands-on overview of the Brown Act to help board member...Read More
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...Read More
The California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) is a complicated body of law governing public projects, and its application is very broad. Failure to comply can result in significant delays. This workshop will review the application of CEQA and oth...Read More
There are an estimated 4,200 different religions in the world, but school districts are supposed to be neutral with respect to religion. Combine that with the polarization stemming from the current political climate – the result? School districts a...Read More