2020 Municipal Law Symposium - *NEW DATE*


Tuesday, Sep. 29 • 1:00 pm


Legal updates and information for the public sector.

DATE: Tuesday, September 29, 2020

TIME: 1:00pm Registration

LOCATION: Ambassador Center, 7794 Peach St., Erie, PA 16509

CERTIFICATION: This program is approved for 2.25 Act 48 credits, 3.25 SHRM credits, and 3.25 HRCI General HR credits.


If you are pursuing Act 48 credits, you MUST also preregister through the Intermediate Unit 5's website here: IU5 KNOX LAW ACT 48 REGISTRATION

RSVP: Please RSVP by September 18, 2020 by clicking here.


AGENDA:

1:00 p.m. - Registration

1:25 p.m. - Welcome, Timothy Sennett

1:30 p.m. - KEYNOTE: Working With a Labor Mediator, William D. Gross, Director, Bureau of Mediation, Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry

2:30 p.m. - U.S. General Services Administration: Computers for Learning and Surplus Property Donation Programs, Joyce C. Haas, Regional Administrator, Mid-Atlantic Region, U.S. General Services Administration

2:45 p.m. - 25 Legal Tips in 40 Minutes, Julia Herzing, Mark Kuhar, Christine McClure, Christopher Sennett and Timothy Sennett

3:25 p.m. - BREAK

3:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. BREAKOUT SESSIONS

SECTION 1 - Moderated by Timothy Wachter

3:45 - 4:15 p.m. - Investigating Teacher Sexual Misconduct: The Role of OCY and the School District, Mark Wassell and Amy Jones, Chief Counsel, Erie County Office of Children & Youth

4:15 - 4:45 p.m. - Best Practices with Behavior Response, Discipline and Involvement of Law Enforcement When Responding to Behavioral Events from Special Education Students, Jennifer Gornall

4:45 - 5:15 p.m. - School Law Update, Timothy Wachter

SECTION 2 - Moderated by Timothy Sennett

3:45 - 4:15 p.m. - Municipal Law Update, Christopher Sennett

4:15 - 4:45 p.m. - State of the Law on Volunteer Firefighters, Timothy Sennett

4:45 - 5:15 p.m. - Intersection of Workers' Compensation and Employment Law, Robert Zaruta

5:15 p.m. Cocktails & Entertainment


What People Are Saying

"Very informative and well structured." - 2019 attendee
"Topics were well thought out and presented." - 2019 attendee
"I always learn so much from all of you. This is a valuable service and much appreciated." - 2018 attendee
"You seem to nail it every time!" - 2018 attendee
"All information is concise, timely, and appropriate. Top notch presentations." - 2017 attendee
"Relevant and timely legal updates - very helpful." - 2017 attendee
"Very well organized. Knowledgeable presenters." - 2017 attendee
"Detailed analysis of current laws and regulations." - 2017 attendee
"Very professional and timely. Outstanding resources." - 2016 attendee
"Great variety of subjects to appeal to everyone in attendance." - 2016 attendee