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2012 Eighth Circuit Judicial Conference

August 8 - 10, 2012
Kansas City, Missouri

Landmark Litigation in the Eighth Circuit Courts:
Views from the Bench, Bar and Academy

Registration is now open. You may register for the conference at https://www.ce8.uscourts.gov/judconf/

The judges of the Eighth Circuit invite you to join them August 8 - 10, 2012, at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown for the Judicial Conference.

This is the once-every-two-years conference for all judges and members of the Bar. Come enjoy the exceptional CLE program of speakers and panelists on a broad range of civil, criminal, and bankruptcy topics. Expect nationally known speakers discussing the most significant, cutting-edge cases of the Eighth Circuit courts.

Justice Samuel A. Alito, Jr. will present a first-ever "Virtual Tour of the Supreme Court." Justice Alito has agreed to a private reception with first-time conference attendees.

The Conference also includes a number of entertaining social events. We hope that you and your family will enjoy the fellowship of the conference, and the many incredible attractions in Kansas City.

UPDATE

Paul D. Clement - lead attorney for the 26 states in the Supreme Court arguments about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act - has agreed to speak at the plenary session on Thursday morning. Mr. Clement, along with Mr. Theodore B. Olson, will present "Litigating High Profile Cases: Health Care, NFL, Bushv. Gore, etc."

A reminder. Our group tickets for Elton John and Tim Rice's AIDA must be purchased by April 15. For ticket information and to register for the conference, go to https://www.ce8.uscourts.gov/judconf/.