Parker & Covert LLP is very active in providing in-service presentations to its clients. Our office is a regular presenter at the annual conferences of the Coalition for Adequate School Housing and California Association of School Business Officials. Our office prepares numerous workshops for our clients upon request on a wide variety of topics. Topics have included, “Fact-finding: Are You Ready if You Have to Go There?,” “Decline of Civility in Collective Bargaining – Brushing Up on Understanding of Negative Union Bargaining Strategies,” “Zero Tolerance,” Contracting Out,” “Public Criticism of Public Employees,” “Contract Law 101 Supplies and Equipment,” “Legal Requirements of School Site Acquisition,” and “Utilization or Disposition of Surplus Real Property and Facilities to Raise School and Community College District Revenue.”

Parker & Covert LLP is currently available to make presentations on the following subject topics:

Sexual Harassment
Discrimination
Supervision Training
Compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act
Interest-Based Bargaining
Utilization and Disposal of Surplus Real Property
Enforcement of Labor Compliance Contracts
CEQA Compliance
Public Works Agreements and Related Issues
Ralph M. Brown Act
Conflicts of Interest and Form 700 Statement of Economic Interests
In addition, we offer the following in-service training with respect to special education programs:

Using Appropriate Language in Writing IEPs
Top Ten Errors Made by IEP Teams
Section 504, the New ADAAA, and IDEA
Transitions in Special Education
Discipline of Students with Special Needs
Mediation and Legal Issues for Special Education Administrators
Student Study Team Meetings
Parent Rights and Pupil Records