This certification reveiew course will include topics such as; public finance; conflicts of interest/financial disclosure; ethics; public sector employment liability; eminent doman; sunshine law and public records law; home rule and allocation of taxing powers; procurements; land use/zoning and practice & procedures before local government legislative and quasi-judicial bodies.
8:10 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
8:30 a.m. - 8:35 a.m.
Hans Ottinot Sr. City Attorney, Sunny Isles Beach
Chair; City, County and Local Government Law Sections
8:35 a.m. - 9:05 a.m.
Grace E. Dunlap, Bryant Miller & Olive, P.A., Tampa
9:05 a.m. - 9:35 a.m.
Conflicts of Interest/Financial Disclosure
C. Christopher Anderson, III, Commission on Ethics, Tallahassee
9:35 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Sheila M. Tuma, The Florida Bar, Tampa
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Public Sector Employment Liability
Erin G. Jackson, Thompson, Sizemore, Gonzalez, Tampa
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Mary J. Dorman, HDR Engineering, Inc., Tampa
12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch (included in registration)
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Sunshine Law and Public Records Law
Patricia R. Gleason, Special Counsel for Open Government
Attorney General’s Office, Tallahassee
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Home Rule and Allocation of Taxing Powers
Robert L. Nabors, Nabors, Giblin & Nickerson, Tallahassee
3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Susan Churuti, Bryant, Miller & Olive, P.A., Tampa
3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Land Use/Zoning and Practice & Procedures Before Local Government Legislative and Quasi-Judicial Bodies
Mark P. Barnebey, Blalock Walters, Bradenton
Herbert W.A. Thiele, County Attorney, Leon County, Florida
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Reception - All section members, seminar attendees, and guests are welcome (included in registration)