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Upcoming Seminars on Public Records and Open Meetings Laws Begin This Week


Register Now for First Seminar on October 4, 2012 in Waukesha


MADISON — With the first seminar only days away, Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen wants to remind the public, media representatives and government officials to register now for the free Department of Justice (DOJ) seminars on the public records and open meetings laws. The first live seminar with assistant attorneys general takes place Thursday, October 4 in Waukesha. Anyone may register at the following link on the DOJ website:


To Register


The live programs will be held:


October 4, 2012, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Carroll University

Campus Center – room 214

Northeast corner of College and East Avenues



October 15, 2012, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Fitchburg Public Library

Meeting Rooms A, B

5530 Lacy Road



A live webinar is scheduled for October 17, 2012, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. A webinar is an interactive audio-visual presentation viewed live over the Internet from the participant's personal computer.


When registering, participants will be asked to provide their name, title, email address, organization/agency, zip code and which seminar they plan to attend. Anyone needing additional information about these programs may contact Connie Anderson at (608) 266-3952, or