Friday, March 24, 2017
8:30 am - 4:15 pm
Location: MBA CLE Room
Credits: 5.0 Hours Substantive and 1.0 Hour Ethics
Moderator(s): David L. Narkiewicz, Esq.
Speaker(s): Rodney R. Akers, Esq.;Charles Anderson, Esq.;Kathleen Bertolette, Esq.;C. Grainger Bowman, Esq.;Pamela Cross, Esq.;Edward M. Flick, Esq.;Mary Fox, Esq.;Julien Gaudion;Joseph Gavazzi, Esq.;Kenneth Hess;Kerry Kirkland;James K. Matelevich-Hoang, Esq.;David L. Narkiewicz, Esq.;Elizabeth A. O'Reilly, Esq.;Edmond Olivieri, Esq.;Elizabeth Pettis, Esq. ;Kellie Portman, Esq.;Brittany Dyer Rossner, Esq.;Shawn Smith, Esq.;Troy Thompson;Curtis M. Topper;Harry R. Walter, III, Esq. and Kristen Weber, Esq.
Topic: There have been numerous important changes over the last few years in law and policy concerning public contracting with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Keep up to date with these changes, as well as the improvements in procedure, with respect to vendors, contractors and individuals attempting to enter into contracts or win bids from the Commonwealth in procurement, services, public works and real estate. Learn how to ensure your business with the Commonwealth is successful Learn from Commonwealth attorneys, private practice attorneys and Commonwealth personnel with many years of experience in public contracting on how to deal with the common and emerging issues that are faced by attorneys representing clients who currently do business or wish to do business with the Commonwealth. This program will cover the various procurement methods, cooperative purchasing, bids, auctions, sales of Commonwealth real estate, real estate rentals, bid protests and debarment. Ethics information has been integrated throughout this program. To receive ethics credit, you must attend the entire course.
Registration: 8:00 AM
Comments: TO REGISTER CALL PBI at 1-800-247-4724. Please note that if PBI has no registrations or very low registrations, they will cancel the program at our site 7-10 days prior to the scheduled date. You will receive an email or fax of the cancellation.
Registration on the web for this CLE is not available at this time. Please contact the bar association if you have questions at 610-279-9660, ext. 211.