The seminars are valuable for new and experienced lobbyists, lobbyist employers, lobbyist support staff as well as businesses,associations and anyone else who desires a better understanding of the legislative process.
Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) July 17, 2010
Capitol Seminars today announced that the next session of its popular Legislative Process/Lobbying 101 Seminar will be held in Sacramento, California on July 29, 2010.
The Legislative Process/Lobbying 101 seminar covers a wide range of topics relating to the legislative process and advocacy including registration & disclosure requirements, ethics, basics of the legislative process, legislative rules and exceptions, how to work with legislative committees, glossaries of key legislative terms, review of a "resource packet" of key legislative publications, how to read a bill, dos and don't of testifying, rules for effective advocacy, attributes of a successful lobbyist, how to choose the right author for a sponsored bill, the lobbyist/client relationship and respective roles in the Capitol and the district and much more. Graduates of the seminar will enjoy an enhanced understanding of the legislative process and will have also learned the basics of the lobbying trade.
The seminars are valuable for new and experienced lobbyists, lobbyist employers, lobbyist support staff as well as businesses, associations and anyone else who desires a better understanding of the legislative process.
Since its founding in 2007, Capitol Seminars has hosted more than 800 enrollees in its introductory and advanced sessions. Founder and presenter Ray LeBov is a veteran of 35 years working in and around the California Legislature, including 17 years as counsel to various Senate and Assembly Committees. He also served for 13 years as the Director of the Office of Governmental Affairs of the California Judicial Council. In that capacity Mr. LeBov was the chief lobbyist for the state court system. After leaving state service, Mr. LeBov founded Ray LeBov and Associates, a leading California contract lobbying organization.
The cost for each seminar is $250. This session will be presented at 1425 L Street in Sacramento from 9 am - 1 pm on July 29. Further information and enrollment is available at http://www.capitolseminars.net or by telephone at (916) 442-5009.
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