November 13, 2017

2017 Midyear Meeting

May 7-11, 2017
The Westbury Hotel
Dublin, Ireland

The ABA International Labor & Employment Law Committee will hold its 2017 Midyear Meeting in Dublin, Ireland from May 7 to 11 at The Westbury Hotel. The Committee co-chairs have developed an exciting and informative agenda for Dublin that will include many distinguished labor and employment lawyers from the EU, Canada and the USA. The agenda is now available. The complete program agenda will be posted in early February.


Meetings & Social Events

Our program will begin with a Welcome Reception on Sunday, May 7 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at The Westbury Hotel. General Sessions will be Monday, May 8 through Thursday, May 11 from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm. Our Reception and Gala Dinner will be held on Wednesday, May 10.


Travel, Optional Tours & Activities

Information on optional tours and activities will be posted shortly. See the Visit Dublin website for detailed travel information.

Should you have any questions while making your arrangements, please contact the Section office at 312/988-5523 or


Hotel Accommodations

The meeting will be held at The Westbury Hotel, which is located in the very center of Dublin's social and cultural riches. The group rate for our stay is € 315 single occupancy / € 335 double occupancy for Superior Rooms and € 375 single occupancy / € 395 double occupancy for Deluxe Rooms. The rates are inclusive of VAT @ 9% and full Irish Breakfast. Check-in time is 3:00 p.m. and check-out is 12:00 p.m. You may reserve your room by completing the Room Reservation Form and emailing it to or by contacting the hotel directly at +353 1 646 3333.

The cut-off date for reservations at The Westbury Hotel is February 24, 2017. After this date, the special group rates may not be honored. All reservations shall be guaranteed by credit card. Cancel 72 hours prior to arrival on the scheduled day of arrival to avoid a one-night cancellation charge.


Air Travel Discounts

Visit ABA TRAVEL to obtain the latest airline discount information. Please note that these discounts are not available via the airline websites.