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The Right to Know Law 2020

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TypeTitleStartEndCLEPrice
Mechanicsburg
PBI Conference Center
5080 Ritter Road, Rossmoyne Exit, Rt. 15, Mechanicsburg PA, 17055
STARTWed., Aug. 26, 2020
1:00 PM
ENDWed., Aug. 26, 2020
4:15 PM
CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $279.00
New Attorney: $140.00
Philadelphia
The CLE Conference Center
Wanamaker Building, 10th Floor, Suite 1010, Philadelphia PA, 19107
STARTWed., Aug. 26, 2020
1:00 PM
ENDWed., Aug. 26, 2020
4:15 PM
CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $279.00
New Attorney: $140.00
Pittsburgh
PBI Professional Development Center
Heinz 57 Center, 339 Sixth Avenue, 7th Fl., Pittsburgh PA, 15222
STARTWed., Aug. 26, 2020
1:00 PM
ENDWed., Aug. 26, 2020
4:15 PM
CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $279.00
New Attorney: $140.00
Webcast
Online
Subject to distance education credit limit
STARTWed., Aug. 26, 2020
1:00 PM
ENDWed., Aug. 26, 2020
4:15 PM
CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $279.00
New Attorney: $140.00

About

Don't miss this opportunity to join our panel of experts and learn the nuances about Pennsylvania's Right-to-Know Law! As part of this course, you will receive a downloadable edition of the comprehensive, new release from PBI Press, The Right-to-Know Law: A Practice Guide.

Requesters, Responses, and Records, oh my!

  • What is a record – what you can and cannot get
  • Specificity Issues - tips for writing a successful Request
  • Responding to a Request
  • Sample responses
  • Managing agency records and streamlining the ORO’s workload
  • Agency Fees

Sorry, Charlie - Exemptions from Public Access

  • Review of the most common grounds for denying access to records
  • Recent case law update
  • Right to Privacy Issues
  • Attorney Client Privilege
  • Common Statutory Exemptions

Appeals Process before the OOR and the Courts

  • Filing the appeal - Tips for success
  • Third party participation /intervention – due process issues
  • Crafting a winning Affidavit of Support
  • In-camera review
  • Bad Faith and Attorney’s Fees
  • Post appeal issues – You won the appeal, so now what?

Tuition includes a copy of PBI Press book #10183 The Right to Know Law: A Practice Guide. Attendees will receive a hard copy of the PBI Press book at the course and a digital copy via download. The PBI Press book is available for separate purchase on PBI’s website or by calling PBI’s Customer Service at 800-932-4637.

Practice Areas

Faculty

NameFirm/Company
J. Chadwick Schnee Esq. County of Berks
Craig J. Staudenmaier Esq. Nauman Smith Shissler & Hall LLP
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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