Attorneys H. Matthew Fuqua, of Fuqua & Milton P.A., and Robert E. Larkin, of Allen, Norton and Blue, presented an ethics training session for elected governmental officials on Thursday, July 14, in Marianna.
Local government officials and constitutional officers are mandated by Florida Statute 112.3142 to receive four hours of ethics training every year. The seminar was sponsored by Carr, Riggs and Ingram, CPAs and was held at the Jackson County Ag complex on Penn Avenue.
This was the second year Fuqua and Larkin presented the seminar, which is offered as a public service to elected government officials. Covered topics included Public Records, Open Meetings, Voting Conflicts, Nepotism and Gifts.
Local government officials spanning the area from Holmes County to Gulf County were in attendance.