10 Can’t-Miss Law and Ethics Courses to Check Out

The countdown is on! As this year dwindles to an end, so might your CM reporting period. Need law and ethics credits, or just want to add more knowledge to your planning toolkit? We have you covered with our top 10 APA Learn law and ethics courses.


Ethics

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Ethics 2018–19 Cases of the Year

Look into seven misconduct cases of 2018–19, based on planning ethics topics and informal inquiries reviewed by the AICP ethics officer and Ethics Committee. CM | 1.50 | Ethics


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Ethics and the Digital World

From smart cities to social media, the digital sphere is reshaping planning. With an ethical lens, dive into issues such as privacy, access, and the nature of information and how it’s being shared. CM | 1.50 | Ethics


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Ethics of RFPs

Explore the ethical responsibilities of planners in writing and responding to RFPs for both public agencies and consultants. The session highlights best practices and how the AICP Code of Ethics informs a transparent path to a successful project. CM | 1.50 | Ethics


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Let’s Talk About Privilege

How do planners help their communities become more equitable and just? First, understand privilege by being aware of how race, gender, sexuality, religion, and class affect all of us. Then, take the tools and learn to guide constructive conversations. CM | 1.50 | Ethics


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Deep Roots in Planning Ethics

Having strong ethical roots is essential for all planners. This course provides a fun-filled primer on the importance of the AICP Code of Ethics, with an exploration of potential ethical challenges in planning. CM | 1.50 | Ethics


Law

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Addressing the Growth in Short-Term Rentals

Airbnb. VRBO. HomeAway. The growth of short-term rentals can cause legal and land-use challenges — find out how communities have used land-use regulations to address these issues. CM | 1.50 | Law


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Law and Planning for Climate Change

Legal cases and regulations across states are raising new liability for those involved in climate adaptation planning. Explore these newly evolving issues and examine their legal implications through real-life examples. CM | 1.50 | Law


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Gentrification and the Law

Legal limits on how communities can respond to gentrification pressures are often unclear. Identify historic trends in gentrification and legal tools that could be used to slow or mitigate the impacts. CM | 1.50 | Law


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Right-of-Way Management: Small Cells to Scooters

Address emerging issues in public right-of-way management, and understand regulatory challenges presented by small wireless facilities and shared mobility services. CM | 1.50 | Law


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The Supreme Court’s Knick Decision: What It Did and Did Not Change

In June, the Supreme Court overturned the longstanding property takings precedent in Knick v. Township of Scott. Will this ruling affect the future of planning? CM | 1.50 | Law


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About the Author
Stephanie Arteaga is an APA marketing associate.

December 6, 2019

By Stephanie Arteaga