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2019 Fall Education Conference


ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.  WE WILL BE ACCEPTING WALK-IN REGISTRATIONS AT THE EVENT.


 

Join us for our Fall Education Conference and 47th Anniversary celebration on Wednesday, November 13th at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago. The Conference is designed to benefit every paralegal from the novice to the seasoned in every aspect of the law. Sessions will cover the fields of Litigation, Corporate, Intellectual Property, Workers' Comp, Environmental Law, Immigration, as well as Technology, Legal Grammar, Law Office Management, Diversity & Inculsion, and Ethics.

NOTE: If you prefer to download the brochure and mail in the registration form, click here.

Registration Information:  Mailed registration forms must be postmarked on or before November 8, 2019 to avoid paying the Late Registration rate.  Beginning November 9, 2019, Late Registration rates apply.  Registration fee includes attendance, electronic handout materials, and breaks.  Lunch is included for those registrants attending a full day of seminars

Cancellations and Substitutions:  A full refund is available upon receipt of written request received by November 8, 2019.  Substitution of registrants is permitted.

Hotel Rooms: A limited number of hotel rooms have been blocked at the Palmer House Hilton for the evenings of November 12th and 13th at a rate of $279 plus taxes.  To book a room, go to https://book.passkey.com/go/IPA2019.  All rooms must be booked prior to October 13th at 5:00 pm.
 
You must click on each of the seminars you will be attending; however remember to only register for 1 seminar in each time slot that you will be attending and to not register for any more time slots than you are paying for.
 
AFTER YOU CLICK "REGISTER NOW" TO THE RIGHT, ON THE NEXT PAGE, YOU WILL FIRST CHOOSE TO REGISTER FOR A QUARTER DAY, HALF DAY, OR FULL DAY.  AFTER YOU HIT "NEXT", YOU WILL CHOOSE OPTIONAL LUNCH (IF REGISTERING FOR QUARTER OR HALF DAY), OPTIONAL SCHOLARSHIP PIN, AND OPTIONAL PROCTORING, FOLLOWED BY THE SEMINAR(S) THAT YOU WILL BE ATTENDING BY CHECKING THE BOX TO THE RIGHT OF EACH OPTION THAT PERTAIN(S) TO YOUR REGISTRATION :
  1. Lunch (if you wish to stay for lunch and pay the additional cost - Lunch is included with a full day registration, but optional with quarter or half day)
  2. Optional Scholarship Pins
  3. Optional Proctoring
  4. Each seminar you will be attending (limit one per time slot: 9:00-10:15, 10:45-12:00, 2:00-3:15, 3:45-5:00)
When:
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Where:
The Palmer House Hilton
The Palmer House Hilton website
17 East Monroe Street, 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL  60603
Contact(s):
Yvonne Kriss
815-630-3535 (p)
Category:
Education Conferences
Registration is required before Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Payment In Advance Only
Activities/Items    (Click the down-arrow to the left of the activity/item to view the details)
Full Day Registration (3-4 Seminars)
Half Day Registration (2 Seminars)
Quarter Day Registration (1 Seminar)
Lunch (Optional And At An Additional Cost)
Standard IPA Scholarship Pin
2020 Scholarship Pin
I Am Willing To Proctor Seminars That I Am Attending
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM: Trusting Trusts - Working with Trusts Under Revised Article Nine
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM: How Social Media Can Help Win Your Case
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM: Emerging Technologies and their Impact on the Practice of Law
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM: ABCs of PSAs - A Crash Course in Purchase and Sale Agreements
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM: Grammar and Usage Tips that are Enlightening, Practical and Make YOU Look Good!
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM: Complexities in the Global Legal Environment
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM: Intro to Workers' Compensation
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM: From the Boulevard to the Slants, Part 3
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM: Immigration Law in Today’s Changing Times
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM: Unconscious and Implicit Bias in the Legal Profession
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM: Commercial Contracts Overview: Review, Drafting, Issue Spotting and More!
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM: Hype vs. Reality: Simple Truths about AI, Machine Learning and TAR in eDiscovery
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM: Best Practices and Strategies for Trademark Clearance
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM: Collaboration and Compliance in Microsoft Office 365
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM: Law Office Management
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM: Commercial Contracts Practical Workshop: Working Session
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM: Things to Think About as a Paralegal In Business Litigation
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM: What You Need to Know About IP Assets
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM: Environmental Law: Yes, You Can Make a Difference!
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM: Ethics - Let’s Take A Minute