The following Webinars and Workshop are ideal for both the newly
appointed village clerk and the veteran village clerk that is
looking for a refresher in village election law.
2018 VILLAGE ELECTIONS WORKSHOPS - (CLE)
Tuesday, January 9 | (1:00-4:00pm)
Tarrytown Recreation Center, 240 W. Main, Tarrytown, 10591
Thursday, January 11 (1:00-4:00pm)
Long Island - Marriott Residence Inn, 9 Gerhard Road, Plainview, NY 11803
Thursday, January 18 | (1:00-4:00pm)
Community Center, 700 South Bay Road, N. Syracuse, 13212
The cost of each workshop is $50 per person ($100 for non-members)
NYCOM’s three-hour Village Elections Workshop offers an in-depth review of the village elections process. The workshop will cover the village clerk’s duties as the chief election officer, the party and the independent body nominating processes, challenges to nominations, voter registration, processing absentee ballot applications, handling candidate and voter qualifications and residency issues, ballot preparation, pre-election day preparation, election inspector appointment and training, poll watchers, election day procedures, dealing with voters not on the registration list, canvassing the vote, run-off elections, and the clerk’s post-election responsibilities.
Speaker: Rebecca Ruscito, NYCOM Counsel
This workshop is eligible for three hours of CLE credit in the Area of Professional Practice. This CLE Course is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys and is a permissible format for newly admitted attorneys.T his CLE course does not contain new content for 2017 and is considered a “repeat” course for purposes of the NYS CLE Board's “no repeat” rule. For a copy of NYCOM's CLE Financial Hardship Policy, contact Wade Beltramo at (518) 463-1185.
WORKSHOP POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
Policy on Access for the Disabled - The Conference of Mayors makes every effort to plan meetings which are accessible to the disabled. NYCOM requests advance notice by the registrant (including on-site registrants) so that we can make appropriate arrangements.
Reimbursement - The expenses of this education and training meeting incurred by duly authorized municipal officials, officers and employees are reimbursable by cities and villages pursuant to the provisions of Section 77-b of the General Municipal Law.
2017 VILLAGE ELECTIONS WEBINAR TWO-PART SERIES - (CLE)
TUESDAY, December 12, 2017 (10:30-11:30am) - Part I (CLOSED)
THURSDAY, December 14, 2017 (10:30-11:30am) - Part II (CLOSED)
The cost of each village election webinar is $25 per person ($50 for non-members)
The Village Elections Webinar Series is a two-part training session divided into two 1-hour segments about the village elections process. Part I will be held on Tuesday, December 12th and Part II will be held on Thursday, December 14th. The Webinars will cover the most common village election issues including, the village clerk’s duties, the independent nominating process, election day preparation, absentee ballot voting, election day procedures, and canvassing the vote. Due to time constraints, the Village Elections Webinar will cover only a portion of the information that will be presented at the regional workshop.
Webinars are eligible for one hour of CLE credit in the Area of Professional Practice. Attorneys wishing to obtain one hour of CLE credit for participating in this webinar MUST PRE-REGISTER. This CLE Course is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys and is a permissible format for newly admitted attorneys. For a copy of NYCOM's CLE Financial Hardship Policy, contact Wade Beltramo at (518) 463-1185. *CLE Credits will be distributed upon completion of the webinar series.