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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.

The Intricacies of Running a Public Meeting: Deep Dive into the Brown Act

The Intricacies of Running a Public Meeting: Deep Dive into the Brown Act

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...

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	Records Retention and Document Management in the Electronic Age

Records Retention and Document 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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Application of the California Environmental Quality Act to District Projects

Application of the California Environmental Quality Act to District Projects

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...

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Religious Neutrality in an Era of Political Extremes

Religious Neutrality in an Era of Political Extremes

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...

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