“Open Records in the Time of Covid”
The New Mexico Foundation for Open Government’s 2021 Continuing Legal Education half-day seminar is titled. “Open Records in the Time of Covid,” and is set for December 10. The in-class version will be limited to the first 20 registrants and others are invited to attend the training virtually.
The onsite class will be held at the Albuquerque Journal Auditorium, 7777 Jefferson NE, Albuquerque to the first 25 participants who have proof of Covid vaccination. The class will also be available via an online portal. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the sessions will run through 1 p.m.
The agenda includes Victims of Crime Act and the Inspection of Public Records, a session on Ethics, an update on IPRA cases before the New Mexico Court of Appeals, an IPRA update from the Attorney General’s office, and a hot topic, Covid, IPRA and HIPAA.
The cost is $125. Registration is easy – Those participating will receive 2.5 general credits and .7 ethics credits.
The agenda is below:
2021 NMFOG CLE
Friday, December 10, 2021
8:30-9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00-9:05 a.m. Welcome – FOG Personnel
9:05 – 9:45 a.m. Victims of Crime Act and the Inspection of Public Records – David Pando, Assistant District Attorney Second Judicial District”
9:45-10:30 a.m. Update on IPRA Court of Appeals Cases – Dan Yohalem, Daniel Yohalem Law Firm
10:30-10:45 a.m. Break
10:45-11:30 a.m. OMA/IPRA issues and the New Mexico Attorney General – John Kreienkamp, Assistant District Attorney, Office of the New Mexico Attorney General
11:30-12:15 a.m. Hot Topic Covid Data, IPRA and HIPAA – Billy J. Jimenez, New Mexico Department of Health
12:15-1:00 p.m. Ethics – Greg Williams, Peifer, Hanson & Mullins, PA