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Recorded Webinar: Governing and Elections During COVID-19

Public Meetings, FOIA Compliance, and an Early Look at Potential Impacts on the 2021 Election

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Contact: Maritza Guevara, mguevara@robbins-schwartz.com

Topic Description:

This webinar will provide practical tips and information concerning conducting remote meetings, Open Meetings Act Issues, Complying with FOIA during times of limited in-person staffing, annual Township meetings, and possible COVID-19 impacts on the 2021 Consolidated Election

Who Should Attend/Target Audience:

  • School and Community College Board Members
  • Municipal and Township Elected Officials
  • Department Heads of Local Governmental Entities

What You Will Learn:

  • Technical Considerations and Other Issues to Consider When Conducting Remote Public Meetings, Including Open Meetings Act Compliance
  • Strategies for Complying with FOIA During times of Limited Operations and with Limited In-Person Staffing
  • When to Hold Your Annual Township Meeting and the Issues to Consider When Holding That Meeting
  • Review of the Recent Injunctive Order in Libertarian Party of Illinois, Et Al., V. Pritzker and Possible Impacts on the 2021 Consolidated Election Cycle