HongDao Nguyen assists public clients in transactional and litigation matters concerning municipal government, with a focus on land use and public records law. A partner in the Municipal Law practice group of Best Best & Krieger LLP, she serves as assistant city attorney for the cities of Stanton, Aliso Viejo, and Lake Forest, and as deputy city attorney for the City of San Clemente. She also serves in BB&K’s ARC: Advanced Records Center, which provides comprehensive and cost-effective support for records-related matters, including California Public Records Act request processing.
SOCIAL MEDIA LAW: UNDERSTANDING SOCIAL MEDIA, THE FIRST AMENDMENT, AND THE BROWN ACT
The purpose of this course is to provide municipal clerks an overview of the intricacies of how social media by government entities relate to various state and federal laws, specifically the First Amendment of the United States and the Brown Act – with emphasis on AB992 which went into effect January 1, 2021.