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NJILGA/NJLM Mid Year Seminar 2019

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Conference Center At Mercer

1200 Old Trenton Road

West Windsor Township, NJ 08550

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The New Jersey Institute of Local Government Attorneys (In Partnership with the New Jersey League of Municipalities) Present:

Legal Updates for New Jersey Attorneys

Saturday, June 8, 2019

8:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Conference Center at Mercer

1200 Old Trenton Rd., West Windsor, NJ 08550

Please join us on Saturday, June 8, 2019 for a half-day program on Legal Updates for New Jersey Local Government Attorneys.

Agenda:

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration, Networking, Light Breakfast

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Issues regarding the Use of Social Media

  1. First Amendment Implications
  2. Implications for elected officials
  3. Implications for public employees
  4. Open Public Records Act and record retention issues

Speaker: Trishka Waterbury-Cecil Esq., Deputy League General Counsel; Past President, NJILGA; Mason, Griffin and Pierson, P.C.

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Employment Law Update

  1. New Jersey’s Paid Sick Leave Law
    1. Understanding What the Law Requires
    2. Compliance Issues
  2. New Jersey’s Equal Pay Act and Amendments to the NJLAD-Diane B. Allen Equal Pay Act.
  3. The expansion of New Jersey Family Leave Laws
    1. New Jersey Family Leave Act
    2. New Jersey Family Leave Insurance Law
    3. Impact on Public Employers
  4. Medical Marijuana and reasonable accommodations under the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination

Speaker: Leslie Parikh, Esq., Trustee, NJILGA; Gebhardt and Keifer, P.C.

11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Networking Break

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Professional and Ethical Obligations of Municipal Attorneys

  1. Municipal Attorneys: Who is our Client?
  2. Privileged v. Public Communications
  3. Whistleblowing: Duty to Report?
  4. Representing Clients After Public Service

Speaker: John C. Gillespie, Esq., League Associate Counsel; Shareholder, Parker McCay; President, NJILGA


Registration Fee:

NJILGA Member Rate: $25.00

Non-Member: $75.00

CEU’s- NJCLE-3.6 including 1.2 Ethics

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Conference Center At Mercer

1200 Old Trenton Road

West Windsor Township, NJ 08550

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