Jazz Fest Seminar

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Jazz Fest Seminar 

Program Information

Online registration is now closed.  To register please call 800.622.1791 or 202.965.3500, ext 8612



Registration Fee: $725

You can attend your first AAJ Education Seminar at 50% off, if you are an AAJ member & have been admitted to the bar for five years or less. (Does not apply if you have previously attended an AAJ Education seminar or college).

AAJ Paralegal Affiliates may attend this college and receive 50% off the registration fee if they are employed by, and attending with, an AAJ plaintiff attorney (Regular, Life, Sustaining, President’s Club, or Leaders Forum) with the same firm address.

CLE Credits: 14.25

Cancellation Policy
All cancellations for our programs must be submitted in writing.

For more information or assistance, please call 800.622.1791 or 202.965.3500, ext. 8612.

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April 24, 2014 - April 25, 2014
Bourbon Orleans Hotel
New Orleans, LA

Online registration is now closed.  To register please call 800.622.1791 or 202.965.3500, ext 8612.

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Presented with AAJ's Trucking Litigation Group and the Louisiana Association for Justice

The American Association for Justice Education’s Jazz Fest Seminar provides you with the latest courtroom litigation strategies for representing victims of trucking collisions. A faculty of experienced trial lawyers and consultants will offer advanced tools and tactics to implement in your next case. Ensure that your clients obtain justice by learning from the best at this cutting-edge seminar.

Keynote presenter, trial consultant, and author David Ball, Ph.D. will offer his insights on proving your case in a way that only he can on Friday for 3.25 hours. Hear from Dr. Ball on applying rules and themes to your case and the Reptile as taught by one of its founders. His techniques will provide a framework for crafting your entire case, from voir dire all the way through closing.

Come for the Seminar, Stay for Jazz Fest
Enjoy New Orleans during its best time of year! From local jazz and zydeco to the biggest headliners in rock, pop, and R&B, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival offers something for every taste in music. The seminar is designed for you to make the most out of your time in the Big Easy. Check out www.nojazzfest.com for the latest performer lineup.

Open only to AAJ Plaintiff Members (Regular, Life, Sustaining, President’s Club, and Leaders Forum) and AAJ Paralegal Affiliates.

Program Information: Agenda & CLE | Faculty | Housing

Your Registration Includes
• 514.25 hours of cutting-edge continuing legal education, and NCA credits which can be applied
   towards AAJ's professional recognition programs
• Continuing legal education credits, and NCA credits, which can be applied towards
   AAJ's professional recognition program
• Complimentary daily continental breakfast and coffee
• Comprehensive reference materials distributed on a USB drive

Who should attend?
This program is designed for all lawyers and AAJ paralegal affiliates—including those who have been practicing for several years—looking for an update in Trucking Litigation.

Call us. We'll provide you with names and phone numbers of previous attendees of AAJ Education programs who will be pleased to answer your questions. Or, if you prefer to speak with a course advisor or faculty member, we will arrange that as well. Call 800.622.1791 or 202.965.3500, extension 8612.


AAJ's room blocks are sold out. We recommend checking availability of local hotels by visiting http://www.hotels.com/.

Program Location:
Bourbon Orleans Hotel
717 Orleans Street
New Orleans, LA 70116
504-523-2222 or 866-513-9744

Please call the Bourbon Orleans Hotel directly for changes to your hotel reservation within 72 hours of your arrival. If for unforeseen reasons this program is canceled, AAJ cannot be financially responsible for airline tickets and hotel visits.

Special Assistance
AAJ Education will make every effort to ensure that its meetings are held in facilities that are fully accessible to persons with mobility disabilities. If you plan to attend our program and need special facilities or assistance relating to a disability, please call 800-622-1791 or 202-965-3500, ext. 8612.

Cancellation Policy
Please note that all cancellations for our programs must be submitted in writing. Cancellations received by April 17, 2014, will result in a refund less a 10% administrative charge.  Cancellations received April 18 - April 23, 2014 will result in a voucher for the entire registration fee which may be applied toward any AAJ Education college or seminar held within one calendar year of the date of issue. Requests for refunds or vouchers received after April 23, 2014 will not be honored. Fax or email your cancellation to the registrar at 202.625.7084 or education@justice.org.

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