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How Social Should Special Districts Be?

May 7, 2019

Using real-life stories, statistics, and experience, we’ll explore some of the potential, and the potential pitfalls, of using social media as a special district. If you’re bewildered by social media options and their potential impact on your district (or if ...


League of CA Cities: City Attorneys' Conference

Monterey, CA, May 8, 2019

Burke is pleased to be a continued sponsor of the League of California Cities, City Attorneys' Conference where attendees discuss and learn about the latest updates in municipal law.


Ehrlich Resurrected: Public Art Ordinances Once Again Under Attack

Monterey, CA, May 9, 2019

In 1996, in Ehrlich v. City of Culver City, the California Supreme Court rejected a takings challenge to Culver City's "public art" ordinance, requiring that developers spend a specified and modest percentage of a project's construction costs on art that ...


California Contract Cities Association Annual Municipal Seminar

Indian Wells, CA, May 16, 2019

Burke is pleased to sponsor CCCA's 60th Annual Municipal Seminar.  Embracing change, uniting communities.


Quiet Title Actions

Monterey, CA, May 30, 2019

Nicholas Muscolino will be giving a presentation on Quiet Title Actions at the County Counsels' Association of California's Real Estate Conference.



San Francisco, CA, June 13, 2019

At the 2nd Annual Land Use Law Conference, Kevin Siegel will be discussing fees, dedications, and takings, and how to think Through the issues; multiple perspectives on nuts and bolts, and litigation issues.