2021 Jim Tillotson Service Program

2021 Jim Tillotson Service Program

MMIA has reported attendees to the live Zoom trainings to the State Bar for CLE credits. If you watch a recorded training, you are responsible for self-reporting for credits.

Tillotson Recordings

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May 19: Council Roles/Responsibilities:

Using social media, blogs, etc. to voice personal opinions.
Presented by: Jim Nugent, Attorney - City of Missoula; Dan Clark, Executive Director - Local Government Center; and Thomas Jodoin, Attorney - City of Helena

Land Use Sessions

You can view all the recordings from the 2021 Land Use Sessions on the Montana League of Cities and Towns website.

May 20: Local Public Health and Emergencies

What’s left of local authority?
Presented by: Kelly A. Lynch, JD, AICP - League Deputy Director and General Counsel

May 21: Ethics

Who’s your client – how to avoid potential conflicts when they exist between different factions of the city.


Presented by: Rich Hickle, Attorney – City of Kalispell; Sara Sexe, Attorney – City of Great Falls; and Greg Sullivan, Attorney – City of Bozeman

May 25: HR – 2021 Employment Law Update

Reasonable accommodation, requiring vaccines, sending people home if ill once the emergency declaration is over.

Presented by: Jordan Crosby, Attorney – Ugrin, Alexander, Zadick, & Higgins and Jill Gerdrum, Attorney – Axilon Law Group

 

May 26: Regulating Firearms

Understanding LR-130, HB 102, and Other Changes to Gun Laws.
Presented by: Kelly A. Lynch, JD, AICP – League Deputy Director & Legal Counsel

June 3: Recreational Marijuana is Coming

How to Be Ready For It.
Presented by: 
Kelly A. Lynch, JD, AICP – League Deputy Director & Legal Counsel

June 3: DUI Prosecution

Prosecuting DUIs from start to verdict including trends and information regarding marijuana and DUIs.
Presented by: Mary Leffers Barry, Deputy City Attorney – City of Whitefish