Seminar will include the following subjects: public finance; conflicts of interest/financial disclosure; ethics; public sector employment liability; eminent domain; sunshine law and public records law; homerule and allocation of taxing powers; procurements; landuse/zoing and practice & procedures before local government legislative and quasi-judicial bodies.
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
8:30 a.m. – 8:35 a.m.
Jewel White, County Attorney, Pinellas County
Chair; City, County and Local Government Law Section
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 “Chris” Anderson, III, Commission on Ethics, Tallahassee
9:35 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Sheila M. Tuma, The Florida Bar, Orlando
10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Public Sector Employment Liability
Erin G. Jackson, Thompson, Sizemore, Gonzalez & Hearing, Tampa
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Mary J. Dorman, Dorman & Gutman PL, Tampa
12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch (included in registration fee)
1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Sunshine Law and Public Records Law
Patricia R. Gleason, Special Counsel for Open Government, Office of the Attorney General, Tallahassee
2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Home Rule and Allocation of Taxing Powers
Robert L. Nabors, Nabors, Giblin & Nickerson, P.A., 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
Frederick J. Springer, Bryant, Miller, Olive, P.A., Tallahassee
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. “Herb” Thiele, County Attorney, Leon County
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Chairs Reception – All section members, seminar attendees and guests are welcome
(included in registration)