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The Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee and the
City County and Local Government Law Section and the CLE Committee present
Sunshine Law Public Records & Ethics for Public Officers and Public Employees 2014

Course Classification: Intermediate Level
Live Presentation and Webcast
Friday, February 7, 2014
University Center Club
Doak Campbell Stadium
FSU
One Champions Way, Bldg. B, 3rd Floor
Tallahassee, FL 32306
850-644-8528

Course No. 1663R


This seminar will cover public records law overview; sunshine law overview; a guide to gifts; business and employment conflicts; how to handle a voting conflict; nepotism, misuse and disclosure; know the ropes for smooth sailing after public service and sane advice about crazy topics.



8:00 a.m. – 8:20 a.m.

Late Registration

8:20 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Introduction and Opening Remarks
Hans Ottinot, Chair – City, County and Local Government Law Section, City of Sunny Isles
Robert L. Teitler, Program Chair, Ft. Lauderdale

*Ethics Training for Public Officials and Employees

8:30 a.m. – 9:20 a.m.
Public Records Law Overview
Pat Gleason, Special Counsel for Open Government, Office of the
Attorney General, Tallahassee

9:20 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.
Sunshine Law Overview
Pat Gleason, Special Counsel for Open Government, Office of the
Attorney General, Tallahassee

10:10 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.
Break

10:20 a.m. – 11:10 p.m.
"Oh, you shouldn't have - I mean it!" A Guide to Gifts
Virlindia Doss, Executive Director, Florida Commission on Ethics, Tallahassee

11:10 p.m. – 12:00 p.m.
What You Don’t See Can Hurt You: Business and Employment Conflicts
C. Christopher “Chris” Anderson, III, Florida Commission on Ethics, Tallahassee

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch (included in registration fee)

1:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.
Voting Vertigo: How to Handle a Voting Conflict
Grayden "Gray" Schafer, Florida Commission on Ethics, Tallahassee

1:50 p.m. – 2:40 p.m.
Nepotism, Misuse, and Disclosure: It’s All Relative
Julie Costas, Florida Commission on Ethics, Tallahassee

2:40 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.
Break

2:50 p.m. – 3:40 p.m..
Know the Ropes for Smooth Sailing After Public Service
Betsy Daley, Florida Commission on Ethics, Tallahassee

3:40 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Sane Advice about Crazy Topics
Herbert W.A. Thiele, County Attorney, Leon County

*The first four segment hours of this seminar have been approved by the Florida Commission on Ethics to satisfy the statutory requirements established by Section 112.3142, Florida Statues, CEO 13-24.




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To register for the live Webcast, please print and complete the registration form then send with payment by mail or fax. Call The Florida Bar Order Entry Department at (800) 342-8060 ext. 5831 with any questions.

AUDIO WEB CAST CONNECTION: Live audio web cast attendees receive course materials and audio via the Internet. Connection instructions will be e-mailed 2 days prior to scheduled course; or contact The Florida Bar Order Entry Department at 850-561-5831 for instructions 2 days prior to the event.

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Credit may be applied to more than one of the programs above but cannot exceed the maximum for any given program. Please keep a record of credit hours earned. RETURN YOUR COMPLETED CLER AFFIDAVIT PRIOR TO CLER REPORTING DATE (see Bar News label). (Rule Regulating The Florida Bar 6-10.5).




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