League Professional Development Seminar:
“DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR”
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Robert Meyner Reception Center
9:00 AM – 12:30PM
Registration Form - WORD or PDF
This seminar will focus on all aspects of the disciplinary process from the investigation stage through the handling of the matter on appeal. We will discuss the differences between handling disciplinary actions in civil service municipalities versus non-civil service municipalities. We will also explain civilian disciplinary actions and disciplinary actions involving uniformed personnel. The seminar will explore discovery and evidentiary issues related to the disciplinary hearings.
- PART 1 (60 mins) – The regulatory and statutory framework of disciplinary actions concerning civilian employees in civil service and non-civil service municipalities; drafting of Preliminary Notices of Disciplinary Action; discovery in disciplinary matters; immediate suspensions prior to hearing.
- PART II (75 mins) – The regulatory and statutory framework of disciplinary actions concerning uniform personnel; handling of departmental hearings; suspensions pending criminal matters.
- PART III (60 mins) – Handling matter on appeal in arbitration, before the Office of Administrative Law or Superior Court; special disciplinary issues such as harassment in the workplace, inappropriate use of social media and other timely issues.
Joseph M. Hannon, Esq, Genova, Burns, & Giantomasi
8:30-9:00 Registration, networking and continental breakfast
9:00a.m.-10:15a.m.-Statutary Framework of Disciplinary Actions
10:25a.m.-11:30p.m. Regulatory and Statutory Framework concerning Uniform Personnel
11:30a.m.-12:30p.m. - Appeals and special disciplinary issues
REGISTRATION FEE: Member Rate: $75.00* Non-Member: $100.00
Member rate applies to: Municipalities, State, County, and Municipal Utilities & Authorities.
-Visit www.njslom.org and click on Services
-Select Calendar of Events, Go to the date you are attending
-Download registration form, complete and fax it with your voucher to (609) 695-0151
Questions about registering – contact Suzanne Delany SDelany@njslom.com or
609-695-3481 extn 111
CEUs: CMFO/CCFO-4.0 Off MGMT/ANC; CTC-4.0 GEN/SEC; CPWM-4.0 GOVT; RMC-4.0 PROF DEVEL; QPA-4.0 OFF ADMIN; CPA-4.0 Personal Development; RPPO/RPPS-4.0; WWw/TCH-3.0;NJCLE-4.2 SUB, PACLE-3.5**
**Please note, PACLE courses require the attendee to pay a separate fee (not including registration fees) to obtain credits. PACLE credit forms can be downloaded from the League Calendar page: http://www.njslom.org/seminars.html
IN CASE OF INCLEMENT WEATHER OR CANCELLATION: We will announce emergency seminar cancellations via recorded announcement on our Weather Hotline: 609-695-3481 ext. 200 and post announcements on our website www.njslom.org after 6:00am on the morning of the meeting.