Prerequisites
Completion of the Public Contracting Overview Seminar is recommended, but not required

Credits
Seminar participants may earn 14 CPE credits or may qualify for 14 PDPs

Cost
$300 Government and Non-profit employees
$450 All other attendees

Seminar Topics
The Advanced Topics Update includes the following topics:

  • Review of M.G.L. c. 30B exemptions
  • Update on sole-source procurements
  • Brief review of real property transactions
  • Segments on municipal finance, public records, and the open meeting law
  • Discussion of energy issues, cable TV issues, and telecommunications contracts
  • Discussion of emerging issues, including income-producing contracts and quasi-public entities created by governmental bodies
  • Update on the public design and construction laws
  • Segment on fraud, false statements, and bid rigging in public contracting