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Dates

Early Bird On or before Feb 21
Regular February 22 – March 13
On-site April 2 - 5

Fees are in U.S. dollars.

Member Fees

  Early Bird Regular    On-site
Full Conference $1,199 $1,349 $1,549
Two-Day Registration $899 $999 $1,099
One-Day Registration $599 $699 $799

Nonmember Fees

  Early Bird Regular    On-site
Full Conference $1,569 $1,719 $1,919
Two-Day Registration $1,039 $1,139 $1,239
One-Day Registration $749 $849 $949

Eligibility

Registration fees are based on membership status (ALA member or nonmember) on the date registration and payment are received; however, all member rates are contingent on the member renewing her or his full ALA 2017 membership. ALA members may register for the Annual Conference at the member rates noted on the registration form. Nonmember registration is restricted to individuals who are not currently members of ALA, but who do meet the eligibility requirements for ALA membership. Learn more about membership eligibility requirements or contact the ALA Membership Department at 847-267-1252.

Discount Offers

If you are a Managing Partner of a law firm, or a member of one of the following Strategic Alliance Partners of ALA, you will receive the prevailing ALA member rate:

  • American Association of Law Libraries (AALL)
  • American Bar Association Law Practice Division (ABA-LPD)
  • Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)
  • Australasian Legal Practice Management Association (ALPMA)
  • British Columbia Legal Management Association (BCLMA)
  • Corporate Legal Operations Consortium(CLOC)
  • International Legal Technology Association (ILTA)
  • International Paralegal Management Association (IPMA)
  • The Law Office Management Association (TLOMA)
  • Legal Marketing Association (LMA)
  • Meritas
  • National Association for Law Placement (NALP)

Guest Registration

The purchase of guest registration is restricted to guests of registrants only. A guest may not be someone eligible for membership in ALA, a business partner or a supplier who is not exhibiting. Following are the guest registration options:

Full Registration $449

Includes all meals: Sunday ALA Tailgates Welcome Reception; Monday Breakfast and Lunch; Tuesday Breakfast, Lunch and Networking Reception; Wednesday Breakfast, Lunch, Association Awards Gala and Club 5280 Finale.

Sunday ALA Tailgates Welcome Reception only  $129
Wednesday Awards Gala & Club 5280 Finale     $139
Sunday ALA Tailgates Welcome Reception and Wednesday Awards Gala & Club 5280 Finale     $259

All fees are in U.S. dollars.

Conference Photo/Video Policy

Registration (attendee and exhibitor) and payment for the Conference gives consent that any pictures, video or audio recording taken during ALA and ALA-related events can be used for Conference coverage and future ALA promotional purposes. ALA is able to use your likeness without remuneration.

Policies

All fees are in U.S. dollars.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be made in writing and submitted via email to registration@alanet.org. The following cancellation fee scales will apply.

Date Cancellation
Received 
 Attendee
Cancel Fee
 Guest
Cancel Fee
December 1, 2016 – Feb 13, 2017 $209  $59
Feb 14 – March 13, 2017   50% of fee paid 50% of fee paid
March 14, 2017 and after  No refund  No refund

Substitution Policy

A substitute from the registrant's organization or chapter is permitted for a $109 administrative fee. The substitute's registration fee will be adjusted if a nonmember replaces an ALA member. Please submit this request in writing via email to registration@alanet.org.

Email and Phone Contact for Questions

If you have any questions about registration, ALA's administrative policies or require a complaint resolution, please email registration@alanet.org or call 847-267-1252.

Payment Plan Option

ALA is pleased to offer a payment plan for ALA members and nonmembers attending the 2017 Annual Conference to help you budget. This offer applies only for full conference attendance, and only for submissions received no later than January 10, 2017.

Upon ALA’s receipt of this application, you will be entered into a recurring credit card agreement that will extend from receipt of this application through March 13, 2017. This binding contract will allow you to remit ALA Annual Conference full registration fees in four easy payments, per the schedule below.

Registration by payment plan is open to all ALA members and nonmembers who meet the eligibility criteria for ALA membership. Any individual with an interest in the management of law firms, law departments and legal organizations may benefit from participation. Business partners and business-partner eligible companies not eligible to register as attendees.

Registration fees are based on membership status (member or nonmember) on the date the form is received. All member rates are contingent on the member renewing her or his full 2017 ALA Membership. Guests may be added separately and are not a part of this payment plan.

Member: $1,199 Full Registration Fee

Payment #1Payment #2Payment #3Payment #4
Due Upon ReceiptFriday, Jan., 13 2017Monday, Feb. 13, 2017Monday, Mar. 13, 2017
$300$300$300$299

Nonmember: $1,569 Full Registration Fee

Payment #1 Payment #2Payment #3Payment #4
Due Upon Receipt Friday, Jan., 13 2017Monday, Feb. 13, 2017Monday, Mar. 13, 2017
 $393 $392$392$392

Payment Plan Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be made in writing and submitted via email to registration@alanet.org. The following cancellation fee scale applies:

Date Cancellation Received Cancel Fee
December 1, 2016 – Feb 13, 2017 Payment #1 - nonrefundable
Feb 14, 2017 – March 13, 2017   50% of fee paid
March 14, 2017 and after  No refund

Return the completed application by email or fax no later than January 10, 2017.

Payment plan questions? Call 847-267-1364 or email mgarcia@alanet.org

Registration or conference questions? Call 847-267-1252 or email registration@alanet.org  

The payment plan option is limited to the event attendee whose name (and membership number if applicable) appears on the form, and is nontransferable.

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