March 05, 2018

2017 ABA National Symposium on Technology in Labor and Employment Law

Washington, DC

2017 National Symposium on

Technology in the Practice and Workplace

 April 5-7, 2017

Washington, D.C.

 

The ABA Technology in the Practice and Workplace Committee will hold its 2017 National Symposium on Technology in the Practice and Workplace in Washington, D.C. A Welcome Reception will be held on Wednesday, April 5 at the Palomar Hotel. General Sessions will be held on Thursday and Friday and a dinner will be held on Thursday, April 6.

 

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

 

Meeting Registration

The registration fee for the meeting is $295 for Section members, $395 for ABA members and $495 for non-Section members. We also are offering a reduced registration fee of $225 for government attorneys and full-time academics.

 

You are encouraged to register online or by completing the registration form and returning it with your payment by March 24. Refunds of your registration fee, less a $50 administrative fee, will be given for written cancellations received in the Section Office by March 24. No cancellations will be processed after March 24.

 

Hotel Accommodations

We have negotiated a special group rate at the Hotel Palomar of $269 for Deluxe Rooms. The reservation deadline for the group rate is Wednesday, March 8. If necessary, cancellations must be made 72 hours prior to the scheduled day of arrival to avoid a one-night cancellation charge. Reservations may be made by calling the Hotel Palomar at 202.448.1800. Be sure to mention you are attending the “ABA 2017 Section of Labor and Employment Law National Symposium on Technology in Labor and Employment Law” to receive the group rate.

 

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.

 

Continuing Legal Education Credit

The ABA directly applies for and ordinarily receives CLE credit for ABA programs in AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, GA, GU, HI, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MN, MS, MO, MT, NH, NM, NV, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, PR, SC, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, VI, WA, WI, and WV. These states sometimes do not approve a program for credit before the program occurs. This course is expected to qualify for 11.75 CLE credit hours (including 1.0 ethics hours) in 60-minute states and 14.1 credit hours (including 1.2 ethics hours) in 50-minute states. This transitional program is approved for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys in NY. Attorneys may be eligible to receive CLE credit through reciprocity or attorney self-submission in other states. For more information about CLE accreditation in your state, visit www.americanbar.org/cle/mandatory_cle.html.

 

Financial Assistance

Visit the Section of Labor & Employment Law website for information about the Section Development Fund and Government and YLD Fellowship Program opportunities.

 

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