State Board to Host Campaign Finance Seminars
CLE Credits Available for Attorneys Who Pre-register
ALBANY, NY (04/19/2017) (readMedia)-- ALBANY, NY (4/19/2017): The New York State Board of Elections will host campaign finance seminars in Buffalo for Erie County and another in Rochester for Monroe County. The Buffalo seminar will be held on Tuesday, May 9, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and the Rochester seminar will be held on Wednesday, May 10, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The seminars will include a presentation on campaign financial disclosure requirements as defined in New York State Election Law. Conducted by NYSBOE's Compliance Unit, these seminars are designed to assist candidates and committees in understanding the law and the disclosure process. Members of the media and the public are welcome.
Attorneys who pre-register and attend can receive three Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits. Certified Public Accountants who pre-register and attend can receive three Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits.
The information for the seminars is as follows:
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Walter J. Mahoney State Office Building
65 Court Street, Room 4, First Floor
Buffalo, NY 14202
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Monroe County Board of Elections Service Center
2595 Brighton Henrietta Town Line Road
Rochester, NY 14623
The seminars, which are free-of-charge, are held in partnership with the county board of elections.
Those interested in attending a seminar can register on the NYSBOE website at www.elections.ny.gov.