TER will celebrate its 91st Annual National Convention when it returns to the Naples Grande Beach Resort, a Waldorf Astoria Collection Hotel and a first class resort facility located in Naples, Florida, on the beautiful Gulf Coast.  The Convention will run from Tuesday, December 27, 2011 through Sunday, January 1, 2012, and based upon availability our special bargain convention room rates will be available from December 21st through January 3rd for those wishing to extend their stay before or after the convention dates.  The special room rate for TER convention registrants and their guests is $225.00 per night, single or double occupancy with children under age 15 staying free in their parentsí room with up to 4 persons per room.


The hotel normally charges a daily resort charge of $27.00 per room per night but has reduced it to $10.00 per room per night for our group. Included in the Resort Charge is 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 ten percent (10%) discount on golf and spa services over the convention dates. For a complete description of the hotel, its accommodations and amenities see their web site at www.naplesgranderesorts.com.


This 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 you can call the hotelís room reservation department using their toll-free number 1-888-722-1270, making sure you request the special TER Convention room rate.  A deposit equal to one (1) nightís 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 4th 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 convention. Reservations can also be made by following this link: Tau Epsilon Rho - 91st Annual Convention

At the present time we are finalizing arrangements for the convention program as well as the accreditation of our CLE program for convention registrants for up to six (6) CLE credit hours applicable to the states of Pennsylvania, New York, Illinois, Ohio, New Jersey and Florida. The entrance cost of CLE program and any state filing fees are included in the convention fee. 

Follow this link for information on the CLE program.

 For the early pre-paid convention fee of $550.00 per couple ($275.00 per single) paid on or before December 1, 2011*, you will be entitled to receive the following:

1.     room accommodations at the Naples Grande Beach Resort at the rates set forth above;

2.     opening night dinner and program on December 27th;

3.     continental breakfasts and all fees related to the CLE programs tentatively scheduled for the mornings of December 28th and 30th;

4.     closing dinner on December 30th; and

5.     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, 2011

 To save money Pre-Register for the convention by completing the Early Registration Form and sending it to the TAU EPSILON RHO National Office by December 1, 2011 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 sent out via email and postings 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 dliner@roperind.com.  We look forward to seeing you in sunny Florida this winter for a most memorable and exciting time.