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As public bodies, municipalities must comply with the Michigan Open Meetings Act (OMA). Learn the basic requirements of the OMA, common pitfalls and ways to avoid those pitfalls.

8/12/2014
When: Tuesday, August 12
From 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 21, 2014

 

Free Webinar Addresses the Open Meetings Act

 

LANSING, Mich. – As public bodies, municipalities must comply with the Michigan Open Meetings Act (OMA). Learn the basic requirements of the OMA, common pitfalls and ways to avoid those pitfalls. Foster Swift's Anne Seurynck will be hosting a free webinar entitled "Open Meetings Act: What Every Municipality Should Know" from noon-1p.m. on August 12, 2014.

Areas of discussion include:

  • When and how a municipal board may move into closed session
  • Notice requirements in the OMA
  • Meeting minute issues
  • Penalties for violations

 

To register, visit:

https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/262585136

If you have not participated in a webinar session before, you will need to download free software at www.gotowebinar.com. PC-based attendees must have Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server. Mac®-based attendees must have Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer. Mobile attendees must have an iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or tablet.

Foster Swift Collins & Smith, PC is a full service law firm founded in 1902.  The firm employs 90-plus attorneys and more than 100 support staff in five locations; Lansing, Detroit, Farmington Hills, Grand Rapids and Holland.  For more information about the firm, its attorneys and to access recent publications, visit www.fosterswift.com.

 

Contact:

Krystalle Double

kdouble@fosterswift.com

313 S. Washington Square

Lansing, MI 48933

517.371.8252

 

Chelsey White

cwhite@fosterswift.com

313 S. Washington Square

Lansing, MI 48933

517.371.8125

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