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Legal Updates for Municipalities

Please join Meyers Nave attorneys Eric Casher and David Mehretu for their presentations at the League of California Cities’ Annual Conference on September 22-24 in Sacramento, CA. The annual conference provides a lineup of more than 40 breakout sessions that focus on solutions to the challenges cities have faced during this turbulent year. The session topics concentrate on innovative, evidence-based, and discussion-provoking trends, tools and best practices.

Social Media, First Amendment and Government: New Rules of Engagement
David Mehretu, Of Counsel | September 22 | 3:30 PM

Elected officials and government entities are becoming more accessible and connected to constituents through social media. This session will explain the legal standards developed in the Circuit Courts and California district courts including the Second Circuit’s landmark decision in Knight v. Trump, and provide practical advice for complying with this emerging area of law.

Legal Issues: Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Eric Casher, Principal | September 24 | 9:40 AM

This session will cover legal trends and issues pertaining to advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in local municipalities, including tips for establishing and implementing DEI programs in your city, and incorporating community engagement as part of your DEI program. Includes 1.5 hours of Elimination of Bias sub-field MCLE credit.

Date: September 22-24, 2021
Location: SAFE Credit Convention Center, 1400 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
Register: For more information about the League of California Cities’ Annual Conference, please click here. To register for the Annual Conference, please click here.