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Upcoming NYCOM Webinars

2020 Village Elections Webinars
Presented by Rebecca Ruscito, NYCOM Counsel

The cost for each webinar is $30 per person ($75 per person for non-members).

CLE: Each webinar is eligible for 1.5 hours of CLE credit in the Area of Professional Practice. Attorneys wishing to obtain CLE credit for participating in either or both of these webinars 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.

  • PART I - December 10 (10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon)

    Part I will cover the pre-election processes and procedures and preparing the ballot, including:

    • • The 2020 Election Calendar
    • • Roles and Responsibilities of the Village Clerk
    • • Compliance with the Voting Rights Act
    • • Qualifications for Holding Office
    • • Caucuses and Primaries
    • • Independent Nominating Petitions
    • • Challenging Candidates
    • • Ordering and Preparing the Ballot
    • • Absentee Voting
  • PART II - December 12 (10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon)

    Part II will cover Election Day processes and procedures, including:

    • • Election Day Procedures
    • • Election Inspectors
    • • Poll Watchers
    • • Voting Machines
    • • Hand-Counted Paper Ballots
    • • Voter Qualification & Registration
    • • Challenging Voters
    • • Canvassing the Vote
    • • Post-election Procedures
    • • Availability of Election Records