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PA Municipal Legal Update
Aug. 9-10, 2017
Sheraton Harrisburg-Hershey


This program addresses the needs of solicitors, attorneys, municipal administrators, elected officials, police and fire chiefs, finance directors, and more.

13 CLE Credits (2 Ethics and 11 Substantive) and
13 CBO Certified Borough Official (CBO) Credits


Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Michael P. McDonald, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Florida and a Non-Resident Senior Fellow, Brooking Institution
Topic: What to expect during the 2020 reapportionment.

Workshop Topics Include:

• Municipal Contracts & Agreements
• Medical Marijuana in the Workplace
• Challenges of Hiring a Police Chief
• Second Amendment Laws & Open Carry in Public Meetings
• Internal Controls: Signs of Fraud & Misuse of Funds
• Police Liability: Personnel & Operational Issues that Cause Lawsuits
• Ethics in Legal Practice
• Employee Speech and the First Amendment
• Reasonable Suspicion Drug & Alcohol Procedures
• Handling Discrimination Cases
• Heart and Lung Act
• Autonomous Vehicle Policies
• Police Body Cameras: Your Right to Know?
• Surveillance in the Workplace

New: In addition to labor and employment issues, an expanded police track
has been added to this year's program.

Hotel Accommodations:
A block of rooms at the Sheraton Harrisburg-Hershey has been reserved for attendees for $119, plus tax, per night. Call 800-325-3535 and ask for the PA State Association of Boroughs room block.
Reserve by July 18 for this special rate.

  Download the 2016 MUNICIPAL LEGAL UPDATE PROGRAM.
Workshop materials for paid attendees can be accessed electronically.
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Enjoy an opening evening networking reception compliments of: