ABTL - Association of Business Trial Lawyers

 

46th Annual Seminar

Dates

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - Sunday, October 6, 2019

Location

La Quinta Resort & Club
La Quinta, California

Schedule

For a complete program details, please review our brochure.

Keynote speaker

Hon. Joshua Groban
Associate Justice, California Supreme Court

Hotel Accomodations

All accommodations are at La Quinta Resort and Spa in La Quinta, California. The ABTL has obtained discounted rate of $269/night plus tax. The Resort Fee has been waived and both valet and self-parking are complimentary.

Hotel Reservations (at the ABTL rate) can only be made after registering for the conference. Each ABTL member is responsible for managing the booking and/or cancellation of his/her own hotel. Hotel information (including a direct link for reservations) will be provided to you after registering. Please allow twenty-four (24) hours for the information. Space permitting, the hotel will only honor the discounted rates for reservations made on or before September 3, 2019.

Discounted room rates also available 3 days pre- and post-event.

Costs (Early registration ends 8/1)

$1095 — Attorney Registration and Retired Judiciary ($1195 after 8/1/19 | $1295 after 9/26/19)

$895 — Attorney Registration ($995 after 8/1/19 | $1095 after 9/26/19 )

- Young Lawyer (Admitted to practice 10 years or less)
- In-House Counsel
- Public Entity/Government Attorney

$595 — Judicial Registration

- Sitting State and Federal Judges

$595 — Guest Registration ($695 after 8/1/19 | $795 after 9/26/19)

- Includes meals, events, and entertainment
- Does not include seminar program or MCLE credit

$200 — Child Registration ($300 after 8/1/19 | $400 after 9/26/19)

- Price per child
- Ages 3 – 15

MCLE

8.75 Hours MCLE Credit

The ABTL certifies that this activity conforms to the standards of approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.

RVSP

General Information

WHAT IS INCLUDED FOR CONFERENCE ATTENDEES AND JUDICIARY?

  • All Seminar Presentations - 8.75 hours MCLE credit
  • Welcome Dinner on Thursday, October 3rd
  • Two (2) Buffet Breakfasts (Friday, October 4th and Sunday, October 6th).
  • Program Lunch on Friday, October 4th – conference registrants only; no guests
  • Keynote Speaker and Farewell Dinner on Saturday, October 5th

WHAT IS INCLUDED FOR REGISTERED GUESTS AND CHILDREN?

  • Welcome Dinner on Thursday, October 3rd
  • Two (2) Buffet Breakfasts (Friday, October 4th and Sunday, October 6th)
  • Keynote Speaker and Farewell Dinner on Saturday, October 5th
  • Registered Children may attend all breakfasts and dinners

DRESS CODE
All seminar sessions are casual. Shorts and golf shirts are welcome. Receptions and dinners are Resort Casual (no jackets or ties required).

CANCELLATION & REFUND POLICY
Seminar Registration Fees are refundable prior to Tuesday, September 3, 2019 less a non-refundable processing fee of $175.00. Cancellations must be received in writing (by email to annualseminar@abtl.org or by fax to 714.602.2505), no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 3, 2019.

TRAVEL
Each ABTL member is responsible for organizing their own travel arrangements. For those wishing to fly, Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) has direct flights from San Francisco and Los Angeles and is served by 11 major airlines including Alaska, American Airlines, Delta, Jet Blue, United, and Virgin America.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Event Planner: Linda A. Sampson
8502 E. Chapman Avenue, Suite 443
Orange, CA 92869
Phone: 714.516.8106
Fax: 714.602.2505
Email: annualseminar@abtl.org

Thank You to Our Sponsors

 

ADR Services Inc
Bentham IMF
Berkeley Research Group
Consilio
FTI Consulting
Guidepost
Hemming Morse, Inc.
Judicate West ADR
JAMS
Kurtzman Carson Consultants
RSM
Signature Resolution
Veritext Legal Solutions