Webinar offers 'Current Guide to Municipal Bonds and Debt,' May 12

As local governments and school districts face ever-increasing budget constraints and capital needs, learn more about municipal borrowing in a free webinar for local governmental units. Foster Swift bond attorney John Kamins will present the webinar “A Current Guide to Municipal Bonds and Debt” on Thursday, May 12, from noon to 1 p.m.

Kamins will present on topics including the nuts and bolts of issuing bonds with or without voter approval and who buys bonds and how. Also, Kamins will discuss the Michigan laws controlling how municipalities and schools borrow money or refinance debt, federal tax laws on tax-exempt bonds, and major developments in federal securities laws regulating municipal financial advisors and the disclosure duties of municipal officials.

To register for the webinar, go to: http://bit.ly/1VyeJkC.

Anyone who has not participated in a webinar session before will need to download free software at www.gotowebinar.com. PC-based attendees must have Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server. Mac®-based attendees must have Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer. Mobile attendees must have a iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or tablet.