2010 Convention Information
LAW SOCIETY CELEBRATES ITS 90TH ANNUAL CONVENTION WITH A CARDOZO
AWARD PRESENTATION TO JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBURG
TER will open its 90th
Annual National Convention this December with the presentation of the Benjamin
Nathan Cardozo Memorial Award to United States Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader
Ginsburg. Justice Ginsburg will accept
the award on Monday, December 27, 2010 at the Cardozo Award Dinner, the
convention's opening event.
This year’s convention will be held at the Naples
Grande Beach Resort, part of the Waldorf Astoria Collection Hotel Group, a first
class resort facility located in
on the beautiful
. The Convention will run from
December 27th through January 1, 2011, but our special bargain
convention room rates will be available from December 22nd through
January 4th for those wishing to extend their stay. The special room
rate for TER convention registrants and their guests is $225.00 per night,
single or double occupancy (children under age 15 stay free in their parents’
room). The hotel also charges a daily resort charge, normally $27.00 per night,
but reduced to $10.00 per night for our group. Included in the Resort Charge are
unlimited local and U.S. calls; covered self parking; use of fitness center;
daily newspaper; in-room coffee; internet access; lounge chairs at the beach;
beach tram service; and use of the computers in the hotel lobby. This is a full
service resort and has golf, tennis and a full service spa.
TER members will be entitled to a discount at the spa. For a complete
description of the hotel, its accommodations and amenities, see their web site
located at www.naplesgranderesorts.com.
is a very busy travel time, so you should BOOK YOUR HOTEL, CAR RENTAL AND AIR TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS NOW!!! To
make your reservations at the Naples Grande Beach Resort
via the Internet, follow this link:
can also call the hotel’s room reservation department using their toll-free
number 1-888-722-1270, making sure
you request the special TER room rate or by using the reservation group code “AASJ.”
A deposit equal to one (1) night’s
room and tax will be required at the time you book your reservation. This
deposit will be refunded provided your cancellation is received at least seven
(7) days prior to your scheduled arrival. The
hotel reservation cutoff date is DECEMBER 1st; and reservations made
after that date will be accepted by the hotel on a space available basis.
This special room rate is available to everyone who registers for the
convention and family related guests of TER Members who register for the
At the opening Cardozo
Award Dinner on December 27th, Justice Ginsburg has suggested a
program in which she will answer questions from an interviewer and then the
audience. We will also present a CLE
program for convention registrants for up to six (6) CLE credit hours applying
to the states of
for formal state accreditation. The cost of CLE program and any filing
fees are included in the convention fee. The closing dinner event concluding the
convention will take place on December 30th.
For the advance pre-paid
convention fee of $550.00 per couple ($275.00 per single) paid on or before
December 1, 2010*, you will be entitled to receive the following:
room accommodations at the Naples
Grande Beach Resort at the rates set forth above;
reception and dinner at the Cardozo Awards Dinner on December 27th;
continental breakfasts and all fees related to the CLE programs
tentatively scheduled for the mornings of December 28th and 30th;
closing dinner on December 30th; and
hospitality suite availability every night during the convention where
light beverages and snacks will be available.
$650.00 per couple if received after December 1, 2010.
To save money Pre-Register for the convention by completing the registration
form and sending it to the TAU EPSILON RHO National Office by December
1, 2010 with your check payable to TER in the amount of $550.00.
Send in your pre-reservation form and payment now. Further details and
convention updates will be posted on the TER web page at www.ter-law.org.
For any other information or
questions, you can call David Liner at 1-941-556-2606 or send him an email at email@example.com.
We look forward to seeing you in sunny
this winter for a most memorable and exciting time.