Events

Kronick attorneys are frequent speakers on a variety of legal topics pertinent to our clients and their industries. If you are seeking a speaker for an upcoming event, please feel free to contact us to discuss potential topics and dates.

01.17.2019

Local Government Law: What Attorneys Need to Know

02.07.2019

Legal and Institutional Management Framework

DATE: Thursday, January 17, 2019

TIME: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

ORGANIZED BY:

National Business Institute (NBI)

PROGRAM OVERVIEW:

This NBI seminar will examine the disputes and challenges municipalities are currently faced with and listen as experienced faculty share their strategies and techniques for dealing with them. Kronick Shareholder Christopher Onstott will be presenting on the following topics:

  • HUMAN RESOURCES ISSUES
    • New Developments in Employment Law
    • Conducting Successful Employee Investigations
    • Protecting Your Employees’ Privacy Rights
    • Improving Your Personnel Policies
  • A CURRENT LOOK AT GOVERNMENT IMMUNITY
    • Overview of §1983 Litigation
    • Types of Immunities
    • Common Causes of Action
    • Popular and Effective Defenses
    • The Latest Evidentiary Considerations
  • ETHICS
    • Privileged vs. Public Communications
    • Conflicts of Interest
    • Whistle Blowing: Duty to Report?
    • Representing Clients After Public Service

REGISTRATION:

Please visit the event website for more information.

DATE: Thursday, February 7

ORGANIZED BY:

Water Education Foundation

PROGRAM OVERVIEW:

Kronick attorney Holly Roberson will be presenting on “Legal and Institutional Management Framework ” at Water 101 Workshop on February 7 at McGeorge. The workshop covers the history, geography, legal and political facets of water in California as well as hot topics currently facing the state. Holly will cover include:

Water Management Institutions

  • California Department of Water Resources/State Water Project
  • State Water Resources Control Board/Regional Water Quality Control Boards
  • Bureau of Reclamation/Central Valley Project
  • Fish and Wildlife Resource Agencies
  • Delta Stewardship Council
  • California Water Commission
  • Delta Conservancy
  • Regional and Local Water Districts
  • CPUC-regulated Water Districts

Summary of Governing Laws

  • Clean Water Act
  • Safe Drinking Water Act
  • Porter-Cologne Water Quality Control Act
  • Endangered Species Acts – State and Federal
  • Environmental Review Laws – State and Federal
  • Delta Reform Act

REGISTRATION:

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02.18.2019

Marijuana Business Law in California

05.16.2019

Working With Employee Accommodation Requests Without Feeling Worked Over

DATE: Friday, January 18, 2019

TIME: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Related Practices/Industries

ORGANIZED BY:

National Business Institute (NBI)

PROGRAM OVERVIEW:

The legalization of marijuana has created business opportunities, but it has also created many questions and uncertainties for professionals advising businesses due to the position of the federal government. What are possible federal responses to legalized cannabis? What types of businesses does state law allow, and how does a potential business owner obtain a permit? When are you potentially violating federal law by merely assisting a client? Hanspeter Walter will cover the following topics: Federal Responses to California Marijuana Law and Obtaining a California Cannabis Business License.

REGISTRATION:

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DATE: Thursday, May 16

TIME: 11:00 AM

Related Practices/Industries

ORGANIZED BY:

California Dental Association (CDA)

PROGRAM OVERVIEW:

Kronick Shareholder Christopher Onstott will be presenting on “Working With Employee Accommodation Requests Without Feeling Worked Over” at the CDA Presents in Anaheim.

REGISTRATION:

Please visit the event website for more information.