118 - Are You Allowed to Do That? What Local Government Leadership Must Know About Ethics Requirements
John O’Driscoll, Attorney, Tressler LLP; James Hess, Attorney, Tressler LLP
This session will provide elected officials, officers, and employees with critical information on the Gift Ban Act, prohibited political activities, conflicts of interest, official misconduct, and executive session confidentiality.
- Understand the ethical requirements of the Gift Ban Act and recognize possible pitfalls in day-to-day operations and board activities.
- Understand the dos and don’ts involving wining and dining, dealing with contractors, and what can and cannot be done during election season or in connection with a referendum.