LEAGUE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
SOLD OUT! NO WALK-INS will be accepted!
“Ethics, Conflicts of Interest, and Preventing Sexual Harassment”
Friday, April 5, 2013
9:00a.m. – 12:35pm
Burlington Twp Community Room
851 Old York Rd, Burlington Twp, NJ
It is vitally important for all elected and appointed officials to be aware of the ethics landscape especially given national, state and local developments. This program is appropriate for all municipal officials and employees, experienced or new, as well as Municipal Attorneys who need to advise their clients on ethical conduct and behavior.
The first part of this program will review:
- Ethical Conduct
- Local Government Ethics Law
- Standards of Conduct
- Financial Disclosure
- Disciplinary Action
- Criminal Code
- Case Studies
The Second part of this program will review the protected bases and the areas of protection covered in the law against discrimination. It will identify both types of sexual harassment as identified by the courts and will review the corresponding liabilities for the employer. The discussion on sexual harassment will review immediate and long-term preventive solutions managers and business owners should use to mitigate liability.
8:30a.m.-9:00a.m. - Sign-in, coffee & networking
9:00a.m.-10:40a.m. - Ethical Conduct, Local Government Ethics Law, Standards of Conduct, Financial
Disclosure and Criminal Code Case Studies
10:40a.m-10:55a.m- Morning Break
10:55a.m.-12:35p.m. - Discussion of Discrimination Laws and review of Sexual Harassment Liabilities and Policies
Mayor Brian Carlin, Mayor of Burlington Township
William Kearns, Jr., Esq., Kearns, Reale & Kearns, League General Counsel
Esther H. Nevarez, Office of the Director, New Jersey Division of Civil Rights, State Department of Law and Public Safety
REGISTRATION FEE: Member Rate: $55.00* Non-Member: $75.00
*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
CEU’s – CMFO/CCFO-4.0 ETH; CTC-4.0 ETH; CPWM-4.0 ETH; RMC-4.0 ETH; QPA-4.0 ETH; RPPO/RPPS-4.0;CPA- 4.0 ETH; CRP-3.25; WWW/TCH-3.0; CLE- 4.0 ETH; PACLE-3.5 ETH**; CTA-2.0 PTA
**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.