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Wednesday, 01 November 2017 - Wednesday, 01 November 2017

Defense Lawyer Asbestos Symposium

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas 3708 Las Vegas Boulevard South Las Vegas, NV 89109
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On Wednesday, November 1, 2017, DRI will offer a new, special half-day (1/2 day) program which will extend the reach and content of the DRI Asbestos Medicine Seminar. <b>This exclusive program is limited to asbestos defense counsel, their staff, and their clients.</b><br> <br> The Defense Lawyer Asbestos Symposium is the one and only place for the nation’s top asbestos defense counsel to exchange the keys to their success in a small group setting! Keep on top of the latest developments; dissect the latest medical advances in diagnoses and treatment; and collaborate on the best strategies and defenses. Attendance at this symposium will provide defense attorneys with information, knowledge, approaches to put to use immediately. And for the first time ever, this symposium will bring together a panel of the best and brightest first chair trial counsel to discuss their experiences from trials that have gone to verdict in the past two years! It is not to be missed.<br> <br><b>This symposium, for asbestos trial defense lawyers only, will provide you with the tools and implementation strategies for success!<br></b> <br> Moderated by: Evelyn Fletcher Davis, Albert H. Parnell, Tom Radcliffe and David Speziali<br> <br> <b>Register for DRI's Asbestos Medicine Seminar, November 2-3, 2017, and get nearly 25% off the registration fee for the Symposium.</b><br> <br>See details below.

REGISTRATION RATES

Discount Registration Cutoff Date: 11/1/2017
Registration Cutoff Date: 11/2/2017 Online registration is no longer available. Please register on-site with payment by check or credit card.

Type Discount RegistrationRegistration Fee
Member$295.00 $295.00
Member In-House Counsel *$0.00 $0.00
Government Member$295.00 $295.00
Member Claims Executive **$0.00 $0.00
Non Member$295.00 $295.00
* In order to qualify for the in-house counsel member rate, you must be a member of DRI and the Corporate Counsel Committee.
** Any DRI member employed as a claims professional by a corporation or insurance company, who spends a substantial portion of his or her professional time hiring or supervising outside counsel in the representation of business, insurance companies or their insureds, associations or governmental entities in civil litigation, will be entitled to free attendance at any DRI seminar.

To receive the discounted registration fee of $225, you must also be registered for DRI's Asbestos Medicine Seminar, November 2-3, 2017.

At checkout, use the code DRIASB2018 to receive the discount. Otherwise, the regular registration fee of $295 will apply.
 
If you register for the Symposium without registering for DRI's Asbestos Medicine Seminar, DRI will cancel your discounted registration and notify you of same.

HOTEL INFORMATION

A limited number of discounted hotel rooms have been made available at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, 3708 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV 89109. Take advantage of the group rate of $249 Single/Double in one of two ways: 1) Reserve online: click on the "Book hotel" button. 2) Or contact the hotel directly at 702.698.7000 and mention the DRI Asbestos Medicine Seminar. The hotel block is limited and rooms and rates are available on a first-come, first-served basis. You must make reservations by October 2, 2017, to be eligible for the group rate. Requests for reservations made after October 2, 2017 are subject to room and rate availability.

TRAVEL DISCOUNTS

DRI offers discounted meeting fares on various major air carriers for DRI seminar attendees. To receive these discounts, please contact Direct Travel Ltd., DRI’s official travel provider at 800.840.0908. If you would like to have access to the DRI online travel booking tool, you must complete a Business Traveler Profile form. To access the secure form, please CLICK HERE.

Within 24 Business Hours, you will receive information on accessing the system.

SPECIAL DISCOUNTS

No special discounts are provided for the Diversity for Success or Young Lawyers Seminars, Fidelity and Surety Roundtable, Defending Drug and Medical Device Litigation Young Lawyer Primer, the DRI Annual Meeting, or any non-CLE DRI meeting. For most other seminars, the first and second registrations from the same firm or company are subject to the fees outlined above. The registration fee for additional registrants from the same firm or company is $100 off the member rate, regardless of membership status. The group discount rate for DRI International seminar is $50 off the member rate and $40 off the member rate for Product Liability Conference and Drug and Medical Device seminar. All registrations must be received at the same time to receive the discount.

CLE/CE CLAIMS ADJUSTERS ACCREDITATIONS

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REFUND POLICY

The registration fee is fully refundable for cancellations received on or before October 5, 2017. Cancellations made after October 5, 2017 will not receive a refund. All cancellations and requests for refunds must be made in writing (fax (312.795.0747) or email (seminars@dri.org)) to DRI's Accounting Department. Processing of refunds will occur within four weeks after the date of the seminar. All refunds will be processed in the same method that the payment was received. Substitutions may be made at any time without charge and must be submitted in writing.

The registration fee is fully refundable for cancellations received on or before October 5, 2017. Cancellations made after October 5, 2017 will not receive a refund. All cancellations and requests for refunds must be made in writing (fax (312.795.0747) or email (seminars@dri.org)) to DRI's Accounting Department. Processing of refunds will occur within four weeks after the date of the seminar. All refunds will be processed in the same method that the payment was received. Substitutions may be made at any time without charge and must be submitted in writing..

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