Oregon City Attorneys Association

2019 Government Law Review

Presented by the OSB Government Law Section and the Oregon City Attorneys Association

Friday, September 27, 2019
Sunriver Resort
6.5 CLE credits pending

Hotel Information: A block of rooms for Thursday and Friday nights have been secured at the Sunriver Resort. If you wish to utilize the discounted room rates, you must reserve your room no later than Tuesday, August 27, 2019. Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-547-3922 and asking for the group rate associated with the "Oregon City Attorneys Association Fall CLE." Rates range from $189 to $259 per night. Taxes and resort fees also apply. The Sunriver Resort, assuming availability exists, has agreed to honor the discounted room rates for the three day prior to the three days after the date of the conference for those conference attendees who wish to stay in Sunriver area for an extended period of time.

Preliminary Program

8:00 – 8:30             Registration and Continental Breakfast.

8:30 – 8:45             Welcome.                                                                                                                    
   Douglas McGeary
, 2019 Gov’t Law Section Chair
   Nancy Kerns, 2019 OCAA President

 8:45 – 9:45             Cyber Attacks – What Municipal Attorneys Need to Know                             
   Brian Sniffen, Wildwood Law Group

9:45 – 10:30            Municipal Taxing Authority                              
   Chad Jacobs, Beery Elsner & Hammond                             

10:30 – 10:45          Break.

10:45 – 11:45          Governing Bodies in Conflict – The Municipal Attorney’s Role                                      
  Robert Taylor, City of Portland
  Steven Dingle, Lane County
  Douglas McGeary, McGeary Law Firm
  Josh Soper, City of Sherwood                             

11:45 – 12:00          OSB Gov’t Law Section Annual Meeting.                                                                

12:00 – 1:00            Lunch, Networking.

1:00 – 2:00             A Lawyer’s Guide to Employee Disciplinary Actions                       
  Steve Norman, CIS

2:00 – 3:00             Oregon’s Ethics Law –Advising Municipal Clients
  Kristina Kraaz, City of Springfield
  Susan Meyers
,  Orgon Government Ethics Commissions                             

3:00 – 3:15             Break. 

3:15 – 4:15             The Reinvention of Single-Family Zoning in Oregon
  Mary Kyle McCurdy, 1000 Friends of Oregon
  Lauren Sommers
, City of Eugene
  Erin Doyle
, Washington County                                                                                                                                   

4:15 – 5:00             The 2019 Legislative Session in Review
  Erin Doyle, Washington County                             

5:00 – 5:15             OCAA Annual Meeting