HOLD THE DATE!!!
TAU EPSILON RHO LAW SOCIETY
WILL PRESENT ITS
BENJAMIN NATHAN CARDOZO MEMORIAL AWARD
UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT
ASSOCIATE JUSTICE STEPHEN BREYER
96th NATIONAL CONVENTION IN SARASOTA, FLORIDA
FEBRUARY 9-12, 2017
TAU EPSILON RHO LAW SOCIETY CELEBRATES ITS 96th ANNUAL
CONVENTION WITH ITS CARDOZO AWARD PRESENTATION TO THE
HONORABLE STEPHEN BREYER,
ASSOCIATE JUSTICE OF THE UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT
TER will close its 96th Annual National Convention with the presentation of its Benjamin Nathan Cardozo Memorial Award to The Honorable Stephen Breyer, Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Justice Breyer will accept the award at the Cardozo Awards Reception and Dinner, which will be the closing event of the convention, on Saturday, February 11, 2017.
This year’s convention will be held at the Hyatt Regency Sarasota Hotel, a luxurious first class, full service resort facility located on Sarasota Bay at 1000 Boulevard of the Arts, Sarasota, Florida on the beautiful Gulf Coast. The convention will run from Thursday, February 9, 2017 through Sunday, February 12, 2017. The special room rate for TER convention registrants and their guests is $239.00 plus taxes per night, single or double occupancy; $264.00 per night for triple occupancy; and $289.00 per night for quadruple occupancy. There is an additional reduced Hotel Resort Fee of $9.00 per night per room which covers extensive resort activities and amenities. These special convention room rates will be offered, based upon availability, for three (3) days prior and three (3) days after the official convention dates for those wishing to extend their stay. TER registrants and their guests will also be entitled to a 20% discount on greens fees at the IMG Golf Academy during the convention dates. For a complete description of the hotel, its accommodations and amenities see the hotel’s web site located at: http://sarasota.regency.hyatt.com/
February is prime travel and vacation time in Florida so you should BOOK YOUR HOTEL, CAR RENTAL AND AIR TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS NOW!!! We have a limited block of rooms available for our group and it is suggested that you make your hotel reservations immediately and without delay.
To make your special room reservations at the Hyatt Regency Sarasota Hotel for the convention, you should use their preferred Hyatt Passkey Site: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/tauepsilonrhoattendee which will take you directly to the TER room reservation site. You can also contact the hotel directly by calling them at 1-941-953-1234 making sure you request the special TER convention room rate. Because this is the prime high season the hotel room reservation cutoff date is JANUARY 10, 2017 and room reservations made after that date will be accepted by the hotel on a space and rate available basis. The special room rate is available only to TER members who register for the convention and their immediate family related guests.
In addition to the closing Cardozo Award Dinner on February 11, 2017, we hope to present a CLE program for TER members and convention registrants for up to three (3) CLE accredited hours. Applications for CLE accreditation will be made to the states of Pennsylvania, Ohio and Florida for approval of our program. The cost of CLE program and all filing fees will be included in the convention registration fee. We are also planning an opening night dinner for Thursday, February 9, 2017. Details pertaining to the CLE program and opening night dinner will be provided to the membership by future email communication and postings on the TER website, www.ter-law.org. (see below for CLE information and registration forms)
For the advance pre-paid convention fee of $600.00 per couple ($300.00 per single) paid on or before January 15, 2017, you will be entitled to receive the following:
1. Superb room accommodations at the Hyatt Regency Sarasota Hotel at the special rates as set forth above;
2. Opening night dinner at the hotel on Thursday, February 9, 2017;
3. Continental breakfast and all fees related to the CLE program;
4. Closing Cardozo Awards Reception and Dinner on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at which time the Honorable Stephen Breyer, Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court, will accept the Tau Epsilon Rho Law Society Benjamin Nathan Cardozo Memorial Award.
5. Hospitality suite gatherings each and every night during the convention where we can socialize and share those TER famous stories while enjoying light beverages and snacks.
To save money Pre-Register for the national convention now by completing the enclosed pre-registration form and sending it to the TAU EPSILON RHO LAW SOCIETY National Offices by January 15, 2017 together with your check payable to “TER” in the amount of $600.00. Tau Epsilon Rho Law Society can now also accept your credit card authorization for payment of the convention fee and a Credit Card Authorization Form is set forth below for your consideration.
Further details and convention updates will be provided via email communication to the TER general membership and posted on the TER website, www.ter-law.org. For any other convention information or questions, you can contact our convention chairman, David Liner, at 1-941-556-2606 or by email to email@example.com. We look forward to seeing you in sunny Florida this winter for a most memorable and exciting time when TER again makes history by presenting its Cardozo Memorial Award to a sitting Justice of the United States Supreme Court.
CLE Information - (included with paid convention registration)
The program will be Saturday morning, February 11th. No charge for TER members with 2016 dues paid in full. Cost for other attendees is $75.00/person and includes continental breakfast, the program credits of three (3) hours and all state filing fees for your credit hours. We will apply to Pennsylvania, Ohio and Florida. If you practice in another state, contact your local CLE Board to determine reciprocity.
8:00 am - continental breakfast
9:00am-12:15pm - program. Professor Louis Virelli, III, faculty member at Stetson University College of Law will present "Separation of Powers in the New Administration".
Registration and payment is required PRIOR to January 20, 2017. Please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
PLEASE ALSO REMEMBER that in order to register for the 96th TER Annual National Convention and be entitled to these fabulous room rates at the Hyatt Regency Sarasota Hotel, your TER National Dues for 2016 must have been paid in full unless you are a dues exempt member.
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