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Notice of East Midlands Branch Meeting with Option of Break Out Sessions 25th February 2021 at 12.00pm – 1.30pm

Publish date: 19/02/2021

Join the East Midlands Branch Meeting to hear from your Branch Lead, Sarah Hall and Branch Secretary Francesca Whyley. With guest attendance from LLG’s CEO Deborah Evans to update on all the National News including the Exit Payment Cap Judicial Review and Court Declaration Proceedings in relation to Virtual Meetings. Also joining will be Olwen Brown from Anthony Collins and Amardeep Gill from Trowers and Hamlins to lead on the two break-out sessions. Due to pandemic restrictions, this meeting is open to all LLG members regardless of branch membership. Click to read more and to register.

The East Midlands Branch meeting will take place on Thursday 25th February 2021 between 12.00pm and 1.30pm.

Agenda

  1. Welcome and Branch Update 12.00 - 12.15pm
  2. Junior Branch Group Update 12.15 - 12.20pm
  3. LLG National Update 12.20pm - 12.30pm
  4. Break Out Sessions 12.30pm - 13.25pm
  5. End of Break Out and Formal Close, 13.25pm - 13.30pm

Two Break Out Sessions will run at the same time for you to choose between. Please indicate when requesting to register the breakout session you would like to attend. This is important to ensure you are placed in the correct virtual room at item 4.

Break Out Room A

This session is aimed at Monitoring Officers and Deputy Monitoring Officers and will be hosted by Olwen Brown and Matthew Gregson from Anthony Collins. Covering all the up to date issues relevant to MO's including conduct and the Exit Cap together with scope for plenty of questions and answers, it will provide an opportunity to get up to speed and hear from your colleagues across authorities.

Break Out Room B

This session is aimed at Junior Lawyers and those aspiring further along in their careers to become a monitoring officer. Hosted by Amardeep Gill from Trowers and Hamlins, it will cover the main elements of governance, working with councillors and political awareness.

To REGISTER please email Jack@llg.org.uk and state either Break Out A or Break Out B.

PLEASE NOTE THAT LLG MEMBERS WHO ARE NOT A MEMBER OF THE EAST MIDLANDS BRANCH WILL NOT BE ABLE TO VOTE ON ANY MATTER PERTAINING TO BRANCH BUSINESS.