While the U.S. Supreme Court has reversed most qualified immunity decisions issued by the lower courts in recent years, the State & Local Legal Center suggests recent academic criticism may affect that trend.
Pools that provide training and support to public entity meeting process may wish to review a new, free download resource, "Citizen's Guide to Effective Public Meetings."
Pools applying for AGRiP Recognition in the coming year should carefully review the Advisory Standards, as several changes go into effect Jan. 1, 2018.
Jerry Spears, Trust Operations Director of Montana Association of Counties (MACo), has been elected to serve a four-year term on the AGRiP Board of Directors.
Pools that are A.M. Best rated, or use Best's Capital Adequacy Relativity (BCAR) scoring as a measure of financial solvency, may wish to review updates to Best's Credit Rating Methodology (BCRM) implemented Oct. 13, 2017.
AGRiP has set 2018 dues and fees for membership, partnership or patronage, and related services. All changes will take effect upon membership renewals on or after Jan. 1, 2018.
AGRiP members interested in nominating a colleague or pool for AGRiP's 2018 Awards for Excellence have until 5 p.m., Eastern time, Friday, Nov. 3 to do s
A third election to fill one position on AGRiP's Board of Directors will be held Nov. 6-10, 2017.
Kirk Mylander of Oregon Public Entity Excess Pool (OPEEP) has been elected to serve a four-year term on the AGRiP Board of Directors. He will begin his term Jan. 1, 2018.
The State & Local Legal Center will host a webinar Oct. 24, to preview interesting cases, many of which are relevant to the public sector, scheduled to come before the U.S. Supreme Court in the coming year.