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Register Now2010 Aviation Litigation CLE Seminar – Disaster in the Alps!

Thursday, June 3, 2010

New York City Bar | New York, NY

Co-sponsored with the NYC Bar Association

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Meeting & Hotel Registration
  • » Register Online
    Register online at the New York City Bar website.
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  • Group Discount
    Receive a 20% discount when registering 3 or more people from the same firm or organization. Registration must be received individually or as a group with payment, via mail or fax, to the NYC Bar no later that 3:00pm one business day prior to the program. The discount for multiple attendees does not apply to government, academic, public service, judge or young lawyer registrants. The discount for multiple attendees only applies to Member and Nonmember rates.


    8:45 a.m. – 6:15 p.m.

    Networking Cocktail Reception:
    6:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.

  • » Make Your Hotel Reservation
    The Algonquin Hotel is located across the street from the NYC Bar. Please make your hotel reservations at the Algonquin Hotel by Wednesday, May 5, 2010 to secure the discounted rate of $259 single/double occupancy (excluding 14.75 % tax & $3.50 occupancy tax). To make reservations, please call the hotel at (212) 840-6800 or central reservations (888) 304-2047 and refer to the 2010 Aviation CLE Seminar. To view the hotel website and directions to the nearest airport, please visit www.algonquinhotel.com.

    We cannot guarantee the hotel rates and availability after May 5, 2010 at 5:00pm CST. Hotel reservations must be cancelled 72 hours prior to the scheduled day of arrival to avoid a one-night cancellation charge.

    For questions, please contact Lesley Roselle at (312) 988-6714.
About the Seminar

Please join us for a full day examination of litigating mass disaster and other complex tort   cases in today's challenging economic environment. From initial investigation to preparation for trial:  Identifying the critical issues; devising and revising end-game strategy during investigation and discovery; navigating e-discovery issues;  keeping the case on track and meeting client expectations; evaluating risk of trial versus potential settlement.  Meet our experienced aviation, mass tort and products liability litigators along with clients, consultants, and insurers, who will provide their insight and advice on these critical issues. 


9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Networking Cocktail Reception:
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Program Co-Chairs

Program Co-Chairs: Rick Alimonti, Alimonti Law Offices PC; Deborah Elsasser, Clyde & Co US LLP & Jeremy Hager, Alimonti Law Offices, P.C.

Co-Sponsored with: American Bar Association, Section of Litigation Mass Torts Litigation Committee Co-Chairs: Andrew Maloney III, John Manard & Rudy Perrino

 Sponsoring Association Committee:  Aeronautics, Jeremy Hager, Chair


Accreditation has been requested for this program from every state with mandatory continuing legal education requirements for attorneys. Please be aware that each state has its own rules and regulations, including its definition of CLE. Certificates of Attendance will be available at the conclusion of the program for both attendees and speakers. Please call the ABA Section of Litigation at (312) 988-6714 two to three weeks prior to the seminar for questions pertaining to the number of credit hours requested.

Cancellation Policy

Requests for refunds must be made in writing and received no later than Thursday, May 27, 2010, in the ABA Section of Litigation office. Please email your request to Lesley Roselle. There will be a $50 administrative fee deducted from the refund. Cancellations received after May 27, 2010 will not be refunded; however, the Section and the NYC Bar will gladly accept substitutions for those unable to attend.


The ABA Section of Litigation and the NYC Bar would like to thank the following law firm sponsors for their generous support of this 2010 Aviation CLE Seminar.

Alimonti Law Offices, PC
Baumeister & Samuels, PC

Clifford Law Offices, PC
Clyde & Co US LLP
Condon & Forsyth LLP
Hogan Lovells
Holland & Knight LLP
Kaplan, Massamillo & Andrews, LLC
Kreindler & Kreindler
Speiser, Krause, Nolan & Granito

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