Local Lobbying and the Lobbying Act: An Examination of Lobbying Laws on Land Use

december 2021

thu02dec12:00 pm1:15 pmLocal Lobbying and the Lobbying Act: An Examination of Lobbying Laws on Land Use Event Organized By: Center for New York City Law

Event Details

Hosted by the New York State Joint Commission on Public Ethics (JCOPE) and the Center for New York City Law at New York Law School 

This CLE will examine the application of the New York State Lobbying Act and local lobbying laws to land use with a particular focus on: what constitutes lobbying, what triggers reportable lobbying, and what factors should be considered when analyzing lobbying laws in the land use context.

Date
Thursday, December 2, 2021

Time
12:00 p.m. EST

Location
Webinar via Zoom
Program materials and login information will be provided to registrants 24 hours prior to the event.

CLE Credits
1.5 credits in Ethics & Professionalism (NY transitional and nontransitional)

RSVP
www.nyls.edu/citylawRSVP
Registration is required.

Cost
State and City Employees: The seminar is $15, with registration.
General Public: The seminar is $50, with registration.
NYLS faculty, staff, and current students: Free with registration.

We cannot accept checks for this event due to limited resources. All major credit cards are accepted. Refunds will be issued when requested in writing by December 1, 2021. Eventbrite fees are non-refundable.

For more information contact Lillian Valle-Santiago at lillian.valle-santiago@nyls.edu

Moderator
Carol Quinn, JCOPE, Deputy Director of Lobbying Guidance

Panelists
Nick Hockens, Esq., Partner, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, New York City
Stuart P. Besen, Esq., Partner, Milber, Makris, Plousadis & Seiden, LLP, Woodbury

Presenting
Georgia Pestana, NYC Corporation Counsel

Program

11:55 a.m. Attendees login to the event

12:00 p.m.-12:05 p.m. Welcoming remarks

12:05 p.m.-1:20 p.m. Panel discussion: Local Lobbying and the Lobbying Act: An Examination of Lobbying Laws on Land Use

Q&A will take part at the end of the discussion

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