Brown Act Basics: Transparency, Community Involvement, Government Accountability and More
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This workshop presents California's open meeting law requirements in a nutshell, with answers to challenging questions by seasoned legal practitioners. Learn the dos and don'ts related to serial meetings, closed sessions, public testimony, agenda setting, social media and e communications. This session is for newly elected board members or those in need of a refresher course. Topics covered include what a meeting under the Brown Act is, how the public must be informed of closed sessions, rules about public participation in open sessions, how the use of social media may involve the Brown Act, and how waivers operate during emergencies.

This event is reserved for school district or public agency employees only. Please contact Client Services for more information.

Event Info:

  • November 30th, 2023
  • 2:15pm - 3:20pm
  • San Francisco Moscone West Center
  • Conference