Western Virtual Seminar 2021

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Thursday, April 22, 2021 | Virtual Seminar

Debt During the Pandemic - From Options to Disclosures (1:10 PM to 2:00 PM) 

A rising rate environment, changing rules and regulations, increasing scrutiny on debt disclosure and the prospects for the return of advanced refunding and an increase in the bank qualified debt ceiling - all this and more will be covered in this session!

1 CPE - Specialized Knowledge (Gov't) / 1 GFI Elective Credit

William Jackson, Esq., Partner, Hawkins Delafield & Wood, LLP

Robert Smith, Esq., Partner, Hawkins Delafield & Wood, LLP

Controlling Other Post-Employment Costs (2:10 PM to 3:00 PM)

The focus of this session is on costs pertaining to current employee and retiree health care, pharmacy plans and other related benefits - all a meaningful factor in local government budgets.  Finding constructive ways to control those costs while providing popular benefits and negotiating the collective bargaining process will also be presented. 

1 CPE - Specialized Knowledge (Gov't) / 1 GFI Elective Credit

Monica Cecilia, FSA, MAAA, Vice President, BPAS Healthcare Consulting Services

Mark Greutman, ASA, MAAA, Consultant, BPAS Healthcare Consulting Services

Cash Management Best Practices - COVID and Beyond (3:10 PM to 4:00 PM)

The Office of the State Comptroller (OSC) will share cash management best practice recommendations you should consider as we slowly emerge from the pandemic.  Some recommendations will be based on the results of recently completed cash management compliance audits.

1 CPE - Specialized Knowledge (Gov't) / 1 GFI Elective Credit

Leslie Richard, CPA, Associate Examiner, Division of Local Government and School Accountability - Office of the State Comptroller

Program subject to change.






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  • CPE- Only viewers of the live program can receive CPE credits
  • GFI- Credit can be earned from both live and recordings of the program 


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April 22nd, 2021 1:00 PM through  4:00 PM
The Comfort of Your Home or Office, NY
Event Fee(s)
Seminar Fee
Member $ 75.00
Non-Member $ 150.00
Golf $ 45.00