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The Legal Aspects of Records Management

The law has a great impact on records. It influences how we manage them, access them, secure them, and how long we keep them. This course will explore how statutory laws and court decisions affect records management programs and the importance of a good records management program in protecting your organization during law suits. 
This workshop will: 
  • Explain the legal requirements of a records management program;
  • Review federal and state laws that greatly impact records management 
  • Review court cases that affect records management; 
  • Explain how the legal discovery process works;
  • Explain the consequences of not preserving records; and 
  • Provide practical steps for going forward.
Workshop Type: Classroom Training
Intended Audience: Local Governments, State Agencies

Upcoming schedule for this workshop

Thursday, March 22, 2018
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
East Greenbush Community Library 10 Community Way Meeting Room B East Greenbush, NY 12061  
Thursday, May 3, 2018
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Town of Wallkill Town Hall 99 Tower Drive, Bldg A   Middletown, NY 10941   
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lowville Town Hall  5533 Bostwick Street Lowville NY 13367
Thursday, May 10, 2018
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Town of Coxsackie Town Hall 16 Reed Street  Coxsackie, NY 12051   

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