Legal Trade Shows & Conferences 2017-18

Legal Trade Shows & Conferences 2017-18

2017

ACJS 54th Annual Meeting: “Linking Teaching, Practice, and Research”

TAKES PLACE:

March 21-25, 2017

Kansas City Marriott Downtown, Kansas City, Missouri

CE credits available. Conference events include policing panels and roundtables,

criminal justice education sessions, juvenile justice sessions and much more.

Registration:

Online registration available.

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46th Spring Conference

TAKES PLACE:

March 29-31, 2017

Loews Hollywood Hotel, Los Angeles, California

The ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources’ 46th Spring Conference program is built to explore topics and issues facing the environmental lawyer today. It’s an unmatched opportunity to hear from the nation's leading top lawyers, government officials, in-house counsel, and academics who will weigh in on timely and significant topics effecting natural resources law.

Registration:

Online registration available.

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Annual Antitrust Law Spring Meeting

TAKES PLACE:

March 28-31, 2017

Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC

This 3-day program features more than 50 substantive sessions across a wide range of hot topics in antitrust and consumer protection law, both here in the U.S. and abroad. CLE credit will be available for all sessions. You will hear a broad array of perspectives, including from government enforcers including Asia, Europe, Latin America, judges, in-house counsel, plaintiffs counsel and defense lawyers. Please check our faculty tab here to read more about our confirmed faculty.

CLE highlights include debates, mock trials, fireside chats with international enforcers, sessions featuring federal district court judges and government enforcers addressing merger and non-merger litigation and counseling issues, and five ethics-related sessions, all of which have been applied for continuing legal education credits. Full details are posted within the online agenda.

Registration:

Online registration available.

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19th Annual Spring Conference

TAKES PLACE:

April 19-22, 2017

Hyatt Regency, San Francisco, California

Develop your skills, learn about the latest innovations in dispute resolution, and interact with colleagues and experts. The Section’s spring conference features excellent programming on mediation, arbitration, negotiation, ombuds, ODR, and specialty practice areas—both domestic and international. Whether you are new to dispute resolution practice or have been practicing for decades, the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution Spring Conference has something for you.

Registration:

Online registration available.

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Survey of International Law in The Hague

TAKES PLACE:

April 23-28, 2017

The Hague, Netherlands

For those interested in any aspect of international criminal law or international arbitration or international negotiations in child custody, adoption, probate and more, this CLE program will be filled with insights and information from top people in each field. The Judicial Division is co-sponsoring this program with its ABA partners in the Section of International Law, the Senior Lawyers Division, the Tort, Trial and Insurance Practice Section, and the Fellows of the American Bar Foundation.

Registration:

Online registration available.

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ABA Day in Washington 2017

TAKES PLACE:

April 25-27, 2017

Holiday Inn Capitol Hill, Washington, DC

Join ABA President Linda A. Klein, ABA President-Elect Hilarie Bass, House of Delegates Chair Deborah Enix-Ross, ABA Day 2017 Chair Patricia Lee Refo, and your fellow ABA, state, local and specialty bar leaders April 25-27 for our annual "lobby day" in Washington, DC! Congress will be considering legislation that will directly impact you, the legal profession, and the administration of justice. Your active participation is vital to our ability to cut through the noise of other special interests on Capitol Hill and successfully educate the new Congress on issues of importance to lawyers.

Registration:

Online registration available.

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NFPA Joint Conference

TAKES PLACE:

April 28-30, 2017

NYC offices of Duane Morris LLP, New York City, New York

The annual NFPA Joint Leadership/Regulation/Certification Ambassadors Conference is one of the most popular and most beneficial gatherings for paralegal leaders in their local association and their community. Attendees have the opportunity to share and network with professionals regarding association leadership, certification and regulation within the paralegal profession.

Registration:

Online registration available.

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LGBT Forum

TAKES PLACE:

May 2-3, 2017

Hyatt Regency Embarcadero, San Francisco, California

Learn the latest developments in all aspects of legal issues that impact the LGBT community —please join us at the rst annual LGBT Forum. Two major plenary sessions are planned with leading activists and politicians who have been on the forefront of LGBT legal issues and general counsel who have navigated their way to the top. There will be several breakout sessions focusing on issues such as religion and LGBT rights, transgender employment issues, class actions suits since Obergefell, free speech, LGBT family law issues, and many more. The meeting will feature high quality programming and will attract civil and criminal litigators, family law practitioners, and in-house counsel from all over the United States. We have even planned an LGBT Forum luncheon during the last day of the Forum before the Section of Litigation Annual Conference that will feature marquee speakers.

Registration:

Online registration available.

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NACBA 25th Annual Convention

TAKES PLACE:

May 5-7, 2017

Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort, Orlando, Florida

CE credits available. The National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys sponsors this annual convention. Five plenary sessions, 20 breakout sessions, and a range of roundtable discussions will cover some of today’s hottest bankruptcy topics.

Registration:

Online registration pending.

Please click here for full details.

 

American Intellectual Property Law Association 2017 Spring Meeting

TAKES PLACE:

May 17-19, 2017

San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, San Diego, California

Make plans now to join more than 500 IP practitioners from around the globe for the second of AIPLA’s three annual stated meetings. This year’s Spring Meeting offers three full days—each one comprised of three comprehensive CLE program tracks and network building. There is no better forum to acquire new knowledge…to connect with peers and respected experts…or to gain fresh insights into the latest trends in patent, trademark, copyright or trade secret law.

Registration:

Online registration available.

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International Trademark Association Annual Meeting

TAKES PLACE:

May 20-24, 2017

Fira Gran Via, Barcelona, Spain

INTA’s Annual Meeting returns to Europe May 20–24, 2017. 300+ educational sessions, including more than 35 general educational sessions, more than 225 Table Topics, users’ group meetings with leaders from trademark offices, and a Career Development Day. There will also be 100+ committee, project team, and Global Advisory Council meetings; 30+ networking receptions, including exclusive INTA events, the Opening Ceremony and Welcome Reception, regional receptions, paid networking excursions, and the Grand Finale; and 100+ exhibitors featured in the Fira Gran Via’s Exhibition Center, displaying new technologies and products for all of your needs at the office.

Registration:

Online registration available.

Please click here for full details.

 

American Immigration Lawyers Association - Annual Conference 2017

TAKES PLACE:

June 21-24, 2017

New Orleans Marriott and Sheraton New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana

A new administration means new changes, new interpretations, and new guidance on the law. Now, more than ever, immigration attorneys need support from fellow practitioners to navigate through the uncertainty of the future of immigration practice. Make sure you're there this June to learn from your fellow colleagues and experts in the field and to take advantage of an information-filled CLE program, with over 140 substantive sessions in fundamentals-, intermediate-, advanced-, and masters level tracks.

Registration:

Online registration available.

Please click here for full details.

 

2017 ABA New York Annual Meeting

TAKES PLACE:

August 8-15, 2017

New York Hilton Midtown, New York City, New York

While the annual conference is the ABA’s flagship meeting, the organization holds events of all sizes, formats and disciplines across the United States during most months of the year. A detailed calendar is available on the Web site, listing course offerings and seminars in many specialty areas. In addition, a number of conferences and other meetings are available on local, state and regional levels, with information and updates also available on the ABA Web site.

Registration:

Online registration pending.

Please click here for full details.

 

AAML Annual Meeting

TAKES PLACE:

November 7-11, 2017

Renaissance Chicago Downtown, Chicago, Illinois

Promoting professionalism and excellence in the practice of family law, the AAML convenes annually to present industry trends, news and technical developments.

Registration:

Online registration available.

Please click here for full details.

 

2018

The Association of American Law Schools 112th AALS Annual Meeting

TAKES PLACE:

January 3-6, 2018

San Diego, California

Thousands of law faculty, deans, administrators, and scholars will gather in San Diego from January 3-6, 2018 for the 112th AALS Annual Meeting. Under the theme of “Access to Justice,” the meeting serves as an opportunity to connect and collaborate with colleagues, discuss critical and emerging legal issues, and attend programs focused on fresh perspectives on law and legal education. There will be over 250 sessions, 900 moderators, speakers and discussion leaders, and 50 networking events.

Registration:

Online registration pending.

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Legaltech

TAKES PLACE:

January 30 - February 1, 2018

New York Hilton Midtown, New York, New York

Legaltech provides an in-depth look at what the technological world has in store for you and your practice AND offers an expansive exhibit floor with the most extensive gathering of innovative products designed to meet your current and future technology needs.

Registration:

Online registration pending.

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Legalweek

TAKES PLACE:

January 30 - February 1, 2018

New York, New York

Legalweek, The Experience will bring together the entire team that manages the business of law to explore the Business and Regulatory Trends, Technology and Talent drivers impacting the industry. Legalweek, The Experience will begin with a keynote exploration of up-to-the-minute insights into global trends impacting technology, business and society. A panel of top minds in the legal industry will provide insight into how they are translating these trends into action and shaping their businesses’ respective directions. Legalweek, The Experience will offer seven areas of focus presented as events-within-an-event to address the key issues at a functional level as well: LegalExecutive, LegalCIO, LegalPros, LegalMarketing, LegalSmallFirm, and LegalWomensForum in addition to the anchor of Legaltech, the world’s largest and longest running trade show for legal technology. This format will allow you to strategically select content tailored specifically to your needs. Legalweek, The Experience brings together the legal industry to address the biggest challenges and issues facing legal professionals. Over 10,000 attendees will visit Legalweek 2017 and the Legaltech expo will feature over 300 exhibits.

Registration:

Online registration pending.

Please click here for full details.

 

The American Bar Association Calendar

A service of the ABA, this searchable event calendar provides comprehensive global listings of ABA affiliated and non-affiliated conferences, webinars, classes, conventions and business meetings.

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HG.org Worldwide Legal Directories

Multi-functional free legal directory offers a listing of international main events of interest to the legal community; provides direct links to event Web sites, as well as to registration forms and instructions.

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Trade Show News Network

Comprehensive listing of trade shows by industry, including hundreds of corporate and educational events listed for the legal profession, some sponsored by private firms and attorney associations. For complete information for most conferences and meetings, users must subscribe.

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