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Events : Ottosen Britz Kelly Cooper Gilbert & DiNolfo - Illinois Law Firm Representing Municipalities
Carolyn Clifford to participate in a panel discussion for the Illinois State Bar Association
Carolyn Welch Clifford will be one of the panel speakers for the Illinois State Bar Association’s program on “Everything a Lawyer Needs to Know About Representing Firefighters or Police Officers Before a Pension Board” to be held in November in Chicago. The program is sponsored by the Administrative Law Section Council of the ISBA.
Twelfth Annual School Law Conference being held at the Hilton Lisle/Naperville
Ottosen Britz Kelly Cooper Gilbert and DiNolfo, Ltd. will hold their Twelfth Annual School Law Conference on Thursday, September 19, 2013 at the Hilton Lisle/Naperville. Registration and continental breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m. with the program following from 8:00 a.m. to noon and lunch immediately after. Please contact Lynne at 630.682.0085 to register.
John Kelly will attend the NENA Educational Advisory Board Meeting August 10-12, 2013
John Kelly will attend the National Emergency Number Association Educational Advisory Board Meeting being held in Salt Lake City, Utah. The purpose of this meeting is to work to critique and develop educational courses for 9-1-1 professionals.
John Kelly to present to the Williamson County Texas Telecommunicators
On July 19th, John Kelly will present “Liability Issues in the 9-1-1 Center” for the Williamson County telecommunicators.
Carolyn Welch Clifford will be a speaker at the NAPPA Conference in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Carolyn Welch Clifford has been invited to speak at the National Association of Public Pension Attorneys annual conference being held June 26th through June 28th. Ms. Clifford will be part of a panel presentation on June 27th which will consist of experienced in-house and outside counsel who will address real-life questions faced by many public safety plans. NAPPA is a legal professional and educational organization whose purpose is to provide educational opportunities and informational resources for its member attorneys.
Please Visit Our Hospitality Suite at the IAFPD Conference – Springfield, Illinois
Friday, June 21, 2013 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
President Abraham Lincoln Hotel, Second Floor – Freeport Room A, B & C
Ottosen Britz will participate in the IAFPD Conference in Springfield June 20 - 22, 2013
Ottosen Britz attorneys will participate in the Illinois Association of Fire Protection Districts 70th Annual Conference being held in Springfield this June. Presentations by our firm will include: Brian O’Connor & Laura Weizeorick - “Ethical Dilemmas for Pension Trustees.” Shawn Flaherty - “Financial Reporting and Accountability: How to Comply and Avoid Dixon” and Advanced Trustee Training Part 3 - Training Personnel & Human Resources.” Karl Ottosen - “Current Personnel Issues in the Fire Service: A Roundtable Discussion.” Carolyn Clifford - “Current Pension Issues: A Roundtable Discussion.” David Zafiratos & Meganne Trela - “Top Ten Pension Cases Every Trustee Should Know.” Steve DiNolfo – “So You Have Been Subpoenaed, Now What?” Bob Britz & Joe Miller - “Analysis of the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) and the Latest Case Law Updates.” Tom Gilbert & Karl Ottosen - “Fire Protection District and Fire Service Consolidation: A Diagnosis & Prognosis.”
John Kelly will speak at the NENA 2013 Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina
John Kelly will speak on “Liability Issues in the 9-1-1 Center, “Social Media in the Dispatch Center”, a panel discussion on “Laws, Ethics and Codes of Conduct” and “Legal Issues for State Chapter Organization”. The NENA (National Emergency Number Association) conference brings attendees together with experts to explore critical 9-1-1 and public safety topics as well as discusses the large-scale issues affecting emergency communications. Visit www.nena.orgfor more information on this conference being held June 15th through June 20th, 2013.
John Kelly recently spoke at the Michigan NENA Conference held in Lansing, Michigan
John Kelly participated in the 2013 9-1-1 Conference where he presented “Social Media in the Dispatch Center” on May 20, 2013. The conference combines informative activities and sessions dealing with current and future issue in 9-1-1.
Carolyn Clifford spoke on “Detecting Fraud in Disability Matters” at a recent Pension Trustee Training Workshop
Carolyn Clifford was invited by Graystone Consulting to speak at its Continuing Education Workshop for Pension Trustees on May 23, 2013. Her topic was detecting fraud in disability matters.
Maureen Lemon will participate in a panel discussion on "Illinois Special Education Law" in Naperville, Illinois
Maureen Lemon has beeninvited by the National Business Institute to participate in a panel discussion on Illinois Special Education Law at the Country Inn & Suites in Naperville, Illinois on May 7, 2013. This seminar will provide professionals who work with special needs children an understanding of special education laws. For more information on this seminar visit their website at www.nbi-sems.com
Karl Ottosen will speak on Local Government Disciplinary Issues to the DuPage County Bar Association
The DuPage County Bar Association has asked Karl Ottosen to speak at their upcoming Local Government MCLE meeting on May 16th. The topic will be local government disciplinary investigations. The meeting will take place at the Attorney Resource Center, 505 N. County Farm Road, Third Floor in Wheaton from 11:45 to 1:00 p.m. For more information or to register, visit their website at www.dbca.org.
John Kelly attended “9-1-1 Goes to Washington” presented by the National Emergency Number Association
John Kelly attended “9-1-1 Goes to Washington” which was held March 17-20, 2013 at the L’Enfant Plaza Hotel in Washington D.C. and presented by the National Emergency Number Association (NENA). This program brought together hundreds of 9-1-1 professionals from around the country along with policy leaders to explore and discuss today’s most pressing 9-1-1 and emergency communication issues.
Maureen Lemon will participate in a panel discussion on “School Bullying” in Naperville, Illinois
The National Business Institute has asked Maureen Lemon to participate in a panel discussion on School Bullying: A Legal Primer at the Country Inn & Suites in Naperville, Illinois on December 7, 2012. This seminar will provide information to prepare schools and parents alike on the legal issues surrounding school bullying. For more information on this seminar visit their website at www.nbi-sems.com/
John Kelly will participate in the Chicago-Kent College of Law Conference
John Kelly will participate in the 28th Annual Chicago-Kent College of Law Public Sector Labor Relations Law Conference to be held on Friday, November 30, 2012 in Chicago. Mr. Kelly will be part of a Police and Firefighter forum. This conference is designed for lawyers whose practice involves labor law, local government law or school law; for state and local government and public education officials, administrators and labor relations officers; union officials, business agents and uniserv directors; and for arbitrators and mediators.