FAQs

FAQs

FAQs

How do I register for the Hybrid Annual Meeting?

There are two ways to register - online or by phone. Online registration is available by going to ambar.org/annual and clicking on “Register Now”. If an attendee prefers to register by phone, they can call or be transferred to our registration call center at (800) 915-9801.

How much does it cost to register for the Hybrid Annual Meeting?

Registration/Technology Fee:
$75 ABA Member/ $275 Non-ABA Member

All Access Fee:
$225 ABA Member/ $425 Non-ABA Member

ABA Law Student Member:
Free Registration (ABA Membership is free to law students) 

What is included in my Hybrid Annual Meeting registration? 

Registration/Technology Fee

- All Governance and Business Meetings
- ABA General Assembly and Presentation of the ABA Medal
- ABA Forum
- Special Events 

All Access Fee

- Access to 8 Virtual CLE Showcase Programs, or on demand after the conclusion of the Annual Meeting for up to 6 months
- All Governance and Business Meetings
- ABA General Assembly and Presentation of the ABA Medal
- ABA Forum
- Special Events 

ABA Law Student Member

- Access to 8 Virtual CLE Showcase Programs, or on demand after the conclusion of the Annual Meeting for up to 6 months
- All Governance and Business Meetings
- ABA General Assembly and Presentation of the ABA Medal
- ABA Forum
- Special Events 

How will I access the Hybrid Annual Meeting platform?

You will receive an email prior to the first day of the meeting with a link to the Annual Meeting platform and your badge number. 

Where can I find a program or schedule? 

The Schedule of Events can be found at ambar.org/annual. The schedule is updated weekly to reflect the most current information.

What technology do I need to participate in the Hybrid Annual Meeting?

You can access the Hybrid Annual Meeting on any device (desktop computer, laptop or smartphone) that uses a supported browser (the most current version of Chrome, Safari or Microsoft Edge). 

Can I attend the Hybrid Annual Meeting on a smart phone or tablet?

You can access the Hybrid Annual Meeting on any device (desktop computer, laptop or smartphone) that uses a supported browser (the most current version of Chrome, Safari or Microsoft Edge). Once you are registered, you can simply open your browser on your phone or tablet, go to the event website and log in. If you use a mobile device with a smaller screen, the website will be formatted for mobile viewing.

Can I still register after the meeting begins?

Yes! Click here and complete the registration form. You will receive a meeting confirmation by email with a link to the Meeting platform. The email will also contain the information you will need to log-in. 

When can I expect the platform for the Hybrid Annual Meeting to be available?

Access to the meeting platform with session calendaring tools will be available approximately one week prior to the meeting.

When is the last day I can cancel my Hybrid Annual Meeting registration?

Refund and Cancellation Policy:

The ABA Hybrid Annual Meeting cancellation deadline date is July 23, 2021. A nonrefundable processing fee of $25 will be deducted from all registration fees for cancellation.

After July 23, 2021, cancellations will be granted, and registration fees refunded when the cancellation has been necessitated by (a) incapacity of the registrant due to accident or illness; (b) death, accident, or illness in the immediate family; or (c) conflicting professional responsibilities. Cancellation requests after July 23, 2021 must be submitted in writing to meetingsandtravel@americanbar.org.

In-Person Meeting Disclaimer

The ABA takes the health and safety of our members, guests, and staff seriously. We know that the decision whether to attend a meeting is based upon a variety of personal and business considerations. We will continue to monitor a variety of sources, including the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and U.S. state and local health authorities for the latest public health updates, as well as applicable restrictions on events and gatherings. The ABA plans to hold this meeting in person, but reserves the right to cancel or reschedule this event, or convert it to a virtual event if health and safety restrictions require it. We will update the registrants and the website should the plans for this event change.