Event Sep 21, 2015

2015 Annual Conference

California Special Districts Association

Best Best & Krieger LLP partners  Roger Crawford, Michelle Ouellette and of counsel Fernando Avila are among the speakers at the California Special District Association's 2015 Annual Conference.

BB&K Speakers:

Michelle Ouellette and Fernando Avila
"CEQA: What Special Districts Need to Know in 2015 and Beyond"
This panel will address the recent changes to CEQA from legislation and cases decided in 2015. Panelists will discuss how endangered species laws integrate with CEQA requirements for biological resources, how to effectively use CEQA exemptions following recent California Supreme Court rulings and how to analyze the impacts of climate change and greenhouse gases as part of public projects.
Tuesday, Sept. 21
2 - 3:15 p.m.

Roger Crawford
"Negotiating with Employee Organizations - How to Avoid Disasters"
A summary of legislative changes related to public sector labor relations over the past year and a review of recent decisions from the Public Employment Relations Board affecting how special districts must interact with employee organizations.
Tuesday, Sept. 21
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 21

Monterey Marriott Hotel
350 Calle Principal
Monterey,CA 93940

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