(*Boot Camp is targeted towards practitioners with little to no wage and hour experience.)
HOTEL & GUESTROOM RESERVATIONS INFORMATION...
UPDATE: As of August 25, the Hilton Costa Mesa is sold out. Cancellations may occur -- it's recommended you check back frequently online or call the Hilton at (800) 445--8667.
CELA has reserved a limited block of overflow rooms at the Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa (which is directly across the street from the Hilton) for $149/night. Click here to reserve at the Crowne Plaza.
FOR THOSE FLYING IN...
The hotel provides guests with a complimentary shuttle to and from John Wayne Airport (SNA), only 5 minutes away.
All meals and food events are included in the conference registration fee for conference registrants only. Additional guest tickets are available for the Annual Conference luncheon on Friday, September 23, 2016 and the Diversity Outreach Committee Luncheon on Saturday, September 24, 2016 for $60 each.
Annual Conference: 9.0 credit hours
(Specialty Credits Available: 1.25 hours Elimination of Bias credit for Litigating Your Case While Addressing Implicit Bias Issues; 1.0 hours Competence Issues credit for Mindfulness for Attorneys; and 0.5 hours of Legal Ethics credit for Creepy Crawly Settlements)
Wage & Hour Bootcamp: 5.0 credit hours (targeted towards practitioners with little to no wage and hour experience.)
CELA is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider.
CANCELLATION OR REGISTRATION CHANGE POLICY...
Conference and Boot Camp - No refunds, but attendee substitutions allowed if representation criterion met and cleared through CELA Administrative Office. No 1-day or partial registrations available.
CELA is offering a limited number of conference scholarships for those who wish to attend CELA's upcoming seminar/conference on September 22-24, 2016, at the Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa. Depending on financial need, the scholarship will pay for part or all of the attendance fee for the conference. A scholarship application is available here. Application deadline is Monday, September 5, 2016.
CELA Conference Committee: J. Bernard Alexander, Michael Baltaxe, Adrianne De Castro, Maria Diaz, David Duchrow, Matthew Helland, Traci Hinden, Jean Hyams, Christina Krasomil, Dolores Leal, Anne Richardson, Robert C. Robinson, Marilynn Mika Spencer and Xinying Valerian.