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2021 Municipal Law Symposium

Thursday, Sep. 30, 2021 • 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm


Legal updates and information for the public sector.

DATE: Thursday, September 30, 2021

TIME: 1:00pm Registration

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

CERTIFICATION:

This program has been approved for 3.25 Act 48 credits (you must preregister with IU5 to obtain), 2.5 SHRM credits, and 2.5 HRCI General HR credits.

NOTE: We will have a livestream option for those who do not want or cannot attend in person. Please email Marian by Sept. 24 at mmartinez@kmgslaw.com to be placed on the livestream list, so that we can send you the appropriate links.

*If you are pursuing Act 48 credits, you must attend in person.


RSVP: Please RSVP by September 20, 2021 by clicking here.

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

If you would like to join via livestream, please also email Marian at mmartinez@kmgslaw.com by Sept. 24th.


AGENDA:

1:00 p.m. - Registration

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

1:30 p.m. - KEYNOTE 1: Regional Impact of the Erie County Community College, Christopher Gray, Ph.D., President, Erie County Community College

2:05 p.m. - KEYNOTE 2: Working With a Labor Mediator, William D. Gross, Director, Bureau of Mediation, Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry

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

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. - Title IX Update and Lessons Learned, 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. - Political Subdivision Tort Claims Act & Government Immunity, Michael Musone

4:45 - 5:15 p.m. - The Basics of Workers' Compensation and Unemployment Compensation, Matthew Lasher

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

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