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Come hear legal updates and sharpen your representational skills!

Legal Rights Training for Local Leaders
Friday, January 22, 2106
10 am–3 pm
Manhattan Beach Marriott

We are expanding our legal rights training this year into a day-long program featuring many attorneys that work closely with the CFT. The morning session will feature legal rights workshops and the afternoon will feature our traditional panel of attorneys presenting on contemporary legal issues that affect our members.

Topics will include:
- Update on the U.S. Supreme Court case Friedrichs v. CTA 
- Legal issue workshops for each CFT division 
- Introduction to grievance handling 
- Emerging legal issues for education and public sector unions

Who should attend?
Local union presidents, officers, staff, grievance officers, grievance committee members, and chief negotiators

Presenters and trainers 

- Robert Bezemek, Esq.
- Lewis Levy, Levy Phillips
- Hope J. Singer, Bush Gottlieb, a Law Corporation
- Stewart Weinberg, Weinberg, Roger & Rosenfeld
- Larry Rosenzwieg, Esq.

Lunch will be provided. The CFT Division Councils will be held following this training. 

For more information
If you have questions about registration or other logistics, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 510-523-5238. 

Download the conference flyer.

Registration is closed

If you have questions please email Rosanna Wiebe at or by phone at 510-523-5238.