This workshop will give newly appointed school managers/administrators an overview of the laws and legal issues they need to know to “hit the ground running.” Current and veteran school managers/administrators will receive a refresher course of updated and new laws to keep abreast in an ever-changing legal environment. Largely designed for current and aspiring chief business officials, this workshop will inform you about the most common and universal legal concerns. You’ll leave this workshop with specific skills to identify issues for on-the-job use.

Sample Topics To Be Covered:

1. The Brown Act, Public Records Act and Torts Claims Act

2. Conflicts of Interest

3. Effective Use of Legal Counsel

4. Delegation of Authority in Contracting

5. Purchasing and Construction

6. Managing Real Property

7. Charter Schools

8. Labor and Employment