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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.

Laws As They Apply to Superintendency

Laws As They Apply to Superintendency

Understanding the role of attorneys* in working with the Superintendent and with the Board.
• Increasing the knowledge of mandatory reports, search and seizure, and sexual harassment; superintendent's contract; some 1st Amendment "Rules of T...

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Scoring the Deal: A Master Class in the Lease-Leaseback Procurement Process

Scoring the Deal: A Master Class in the Lease-Leaseback Procurement Process

School districts are always seeking new funding sources, and increasingly looking to their facilities and property as such sources. Unfortunately, the complex rules of the Education Code are often overlooked, and frequently difficult to apply to a pa...

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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

The Janus decision was momentous. After nearly one year of implementation efforts, districts continue to grapple with legal, political and practical steps to ensure compliance every step of the way. This “lessons learned” workshop walks attendees...

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Signing on the Dotted Line – Best Practices for Hiring Employees

Signing on the Dotted Line – Best Practices for Hiring Employees

Ever wondered whether and to what extent you can consider an arrest or conviction in hiring an employee? Is your reference and background check sufficient to overcome claims of negligent hiring? Can you have an employee begin work before their finger...

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Risk Management: Insurance, Bonds and Stop-Payment Notices

Risk Management: Insurance, Bonds and Stop-Payment Notices

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A Team Approach to Charter School Petition Review: The Roles of the Business Services Team

A Team Approach to Charter School Petition Review: The Roles of the Business Services Team

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Students and Sexual Battery/Assault

Students and Sexual Battery/Assault

This presentation will focus on the nuts and bolts of student discipline as it relates to students and sexual battery/assault. Specifically, this presentation will focus on whether/when a student can commit an act of sexual assault/battery as define...

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Students and Sexual Battery/Assault

Students and Sexual Battery/Assault

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Maximizing Special Education Personnel Options Without Compromising Services

Maximizing Special Education Personnel Options Without Compromising Services

Challenges with special educators and service providers can impact districts’ ability to meet legal obligations for IEP service provision and inclusion. With a spotlight on special education, personnel challenges are becoming a forefront topic for ...

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