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Center for Governmental Studies
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115




Spring Seminar

Spring Seminar TWO half-day Program

June 12th and 13th, 2024

Virtual, via Zoom


3:00 – 4:00 p.m.      Public Employees, Private Social Media

Accounts: How Much Did SCOTUS Decide?
David Mathues, Hervas, Condon, and Bersani

Yordana Wysocki, Hervas, Condon, and Bersani

4:15 – 5:00 p.m.      The Questions Most Often Asked About TIF and Business Districts

 Kathleen Field Orr, Senior Attorney, Ottosen, DiNolfo, Hasenbalg, and Castaldo, Ltd.



3:00 – 3:45 p.m.      State of Illinois Legislative Update
Elisa D. Mossos, Counsel, McGuireWoods Consulting, LLC
                                          Kent Gaffney, Sr. VP, State Government Relations, McGuireWoods 
                                              Consulting, LLC


4:00 – 5:00 p.m.   Ethical Dilemmas for In-House and Outside Local Government Attorneys

     (1-Hour Professional Responsibility Credit)

Peter Friedman, Partner, Elrod Friedman, LLP
      Jeff Stein, Corporation Counsel, Wilmette


This seminar provides 3.50 hours of CLE credit.  All registrants will be able to view each session recording for up to two years after the seminar to earn CLE credit. CLE credit hours will be calculated based on the length of time you are logged into each respective session.  According to the MCLE, all minutes are rounded down to the nearest quarter hour.


When registering, please be sure to use the email address you will be logging into Zoom with, otherwise Zoom may not recognize you as a registered attendee.


x $77.62
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  • Illinois Local Government Lawyers Association
    Alli Hoebing, Executive Director, Center for Governmental Studies
    148 North 3rd Street
    Northern Illinois University
    DeKalb, IL 60115
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