Welcome to the Overall Program Schedule for the 2019 Annual Convention. Please click on the event name for event description and information on who is eligible to attend.

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THURSDAY, JULY 25, 2019
 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The Leadership Academy, an initiative of AAJ’s Diversity Committee, is to give AAJ members the skills and techniques needed to make them effective leaders in professional settings, in AAJ, and in their communities.  

For more information on Leadership Academy, please contact Durete Thompson at durete.thompson@justice.org or 202 684 9584.

 
FRIDAY, JULY 26, 2019
 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 26 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Room: Rooms 32 AB
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Arrive in San Diego a day early and start your Annual Convention off with a deeper understanding of mass torts.

Developed by leading mass tort litigators, this seminar will provide a comprehensive view of the critical aspects and nuances of litigating mass tort cases.  Learn more HERE. Supplemental registration required.



 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Venue: Off-site TBD

Members of the LGBT Caucus, Minority Caucus, NLD, and WTLC are encouraged to participate. Email jennifer.rafter@justice.org for more information.

 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The Leadership Academy, an initiative of AAJ’s Diversity Committee, is to give AAJ members the skills and techniques needed to make them effective leaders in professional settings, in AAJ, and in their communities.  

For more information on Leadership Academy, please contact Durete Thompson at durete.thompson@justice.org or 202 684 9584.

 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: Workroom 20 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

AAJ CLE speakers can meet with AV staff for help with editing, testing, and troubleshooting their PowerPoint presentations. All speakers are strongly urged to test and upload their presentation 2 hours in advance of their speech.  The Speaker Ready Room is available during the following hours:

Friday, July 26 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, July 27 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 28 6:30 am to 6:00 pm
Monday, July 29 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Tuesday, July 30 6:00 am to 4:00 pm

 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 D Foyer
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Please stop by the AAJ PAC Desk to learn more how to become a PAC donor or upgrade if you are already a donor.

 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 D Foyer
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Visit the AAJ Resources Booth for Education Programs, Litigation Packets, AAJ Press books, Section Memberships, and more!

 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Stop by the Exhibit Hall to meet with some of the top legal representatives as they showcase the latest in practice-related technology and services.

 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: Rooms 28 A-E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Sponsored by FORGE Consulting. During suite hours, members enjoy complimentary breakfast and lunch, a business center equipped with computers, Wi-Fi, printers and a comfortable lounge area to relax and network with other Leaders Forum and President’s Club members. This suite is an exclusive benefit for Leaders Forum and President’s Club members and their guests only. Leaders Forum and President’s Club registration will be located in Ballroom B-D adjacent to main registration. Breakfast will be served from 7:30-9:30 am and lunch will be served from 11:30 am-1:30 pm.

 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

You can pick-up your badge or register on-site during the following hours: 
Friday, July 26 - 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Saturday, July 27 - 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 28 - 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Monday, July 29 - 7:30 am to  6:00 pm
Tuesday, July 30 - 7:30 am to 1:00 pm

 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Room: Indigo 204 A, Level 2
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

AAJ Evergreen Advisory Board

 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Start the convention off with live music, a rose wine bar and beer and wine to kick off the exhibit hall experience!


 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Room: 600 F Street
Venue: Andaz Hotel,

All registrants are invited to join the WTLC for a networking reception on the rooftop of the Andaz Hotel, located at 600 F Street.

 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Room: 901 Fifth Avenue
Venue: Vin de Syrah

All NLD registrants and their guests are invited to a networking reception at Vin de Syrah, located at 901 Fifth Avenue.

 9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Room: 7th and Broadway
Venue: Lair at Parq Nightclub

All registrants and their guests are invited to join the Minority Caucus for a night of live music and dancing at the Lair at Parq Nightclub at 7th and Broadway!

 
SATURDAY, JULY 27, 2019
 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Room: Indigo 204 B, Level 2
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

Friends of Bill W. will meet Saturday, July 27-Tuesday, July 30 from 7:00 am to 8:00 am.

 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Workroom 20 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

AAJ CLE speakers can meet with AV staff for help with editing, testing, and troubleshooting their PowerPoint presentations. All speakers are strongly urged to test and upload their presentation 2 hours in advance of their speech.  The Speaker Ready Room is available during the following hours:

Friday, July 26 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, July 27 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 28 6:30 am to 6:00 pm
Monday, July 29 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Tuesday, July 30 6:00 am to 4:00 pm

 7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Room: Aqua 300 A, Level 3
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

The Youth Hospitality Suite (child care services, ages 4 - 13) is available for registered AAJ Members from Saturday, July 27 - Tuesday, July 30.
Services will be provided by Tots on the Spot and parents and guardians will coordinate directly Tots on the Spot. Registration and additional details can be found online at https://www.totsonthespot.com/aaj 2019.htm 

DEADLINE TO SIGN UP FOR CHILD CARE IS: Saturday July 6, 2019 

Tots on the Spot will provide the following services:
Fun and appropriate arts and crafts for children ages 4 – 13.
Toys for ages 4 – 13.
Story times told with flair!
Games of all kinds and age levels (Candyland, Chutes and Ladders, Uno, Old Maid, Bingo, Jumpin Monkeys and many more).
Age appropriate movies, no more than 1 per day per room, none in infant room.
Porta cribs for younger children and other equipment necessary.
Blankets and pillows will be provided.
A la carte meals can be provided at an additional cost.
Water station and refrigerator.

 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 D Foyer
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Please stop by the AAJ PAC Desk to learn more how to become a PAC donor or upgrade if you are already a donor.

 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Rooms 28 A-E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Sponsored by FORGE Consulting. During suite hours, members enjoy complimentary breakfast and lunch, a business center equipped with computers, Wi-Fi, printers and a comfortable lounge area to relax and network with other Leaders Forum and President’s Club members. This suite is an exclusive benefit for Leaders Forum and President’s Club members and their guests only. Leaders Forum and President’s Club registration will be located in Ballroom B-D adjacent to main registration. Breakfast will be served from 7:30-9:30 am and lunch will be served from 11:30 am-1:30 pm.

 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

You can pick-up your badge or register on-site during the following hours: 
Friday, July 26 - 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Saturday, July 27 - 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 28 - 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Monday, July 29 - 7:30 am to  6:00 pm
Tuesday, July 30 - 7:30 am to 1:00 pm

 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Please stop by and grab a cup of coffee and a quick bite to eat. Breakfast will be available on Saturday,  Sunday, and Monday from  8:00 am to 9:00 am

 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Stop by the Exhibit Hall to meet with some of the top legal representatives as they showcase the latest in practice-related technology and services.

 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 D Foyer
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Visit the AAJ Resources Booth for Education Programs, Litigation Packets, AAJ Press books, Section Memberships, and more!

 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 Lobby
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Visit the PlaybackAAJ Booth for Education recordings, Litigation Packets, Education Programs, AAJ Press books, and more!

 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Room: Elise's Suite
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

Officer and AAJ Sr. Staff Meeting

 8:30 AM - 11:40 AM
Room: Room 31 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 11:40 AM
Room: Room 31 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 30 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Room: Room 32 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Room: Room 31 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Civil Rights Section's Immigration Subcommittee Meeting at their meeting. For more information, contact litgroups@justice.org.

 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Room: Room 30 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
Koby Kirkland
Whitehurst Harkness Brees Cheng Alsaffar Higginbotham & Jacob, PLLC

 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Room: Hall H, Lower Level
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For more information contact litgroups@justice.org.

 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org.

 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: Room 24 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the ED Drugs/Melanoma Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For information on joining a litigation group contact litgroups@justice.org.

 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Room: Room 30 E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Appellate Practice Litigation Group Meeting

 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Civil Rights Section for the annual meeting. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: room 26 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Meeting of the Election Committee

 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Room: Room 29 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The MDL Working Group will meet with members of the MDL Subcommittee to discuss issues relating to potential F.R.C.P. for MDLs.

 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Protecting First Responders/Line-Of-Duty Injury Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For information on joining, contact litgroups@justice.org.

 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Room 26 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

All members of the Membership Oversight Committee are invited to attend our quarterly meeting.

 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Room 25 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Room 30 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Federal Tort Liability and Military Advocacy and the Federal Tort Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information contact sections@justice.org.

 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Room 30 E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the PFC Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For information on joining, please contact litgroups@justice.org.

 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 30 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 25 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Room: Room 23 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

All regular female attorney members are invited to join the WTLC for their quarterly meeting and elections. Get involved and help the caucus grow!

 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 30 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Criminal Law Section for their annual meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Room: Room 30 E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Electronic Discovery Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For information on joining, contact litgroups@justice.org

 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Wildfires Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For information on joining, contact litgroups@justice.org.

 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join Mark Kosieradzki for a book signing of his latest release, Deposition Obstruction: Breaking Through, published by AAJ Press.

 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Benzene Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information on joining contact litgroups@justice.org.

 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Room: Room 30 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Room: Room 25 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to committee members only.

 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: Indigo A, Level 2
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

Joint meeting for the AAJ PAC Board of Trustees and AAJ PAC Task Force (State Captains).

 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: Room 24 B/C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Room: Room 30 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: Room 29
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join us for lunch and the Counsel Financial Diamond Sponsor Presentation!

 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: Aqua A/B, Level 2
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

All members attending a convention for the first time are invited to this networking luncheon.

 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: Room 25 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Aviation Law Section for their annual meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: Room 30 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Room: Room 30 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Sole Practitioner & Small Firm Section for their annual meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Room: Room 29 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

State TLA presidents, presidents-elect, immediate past presidents, and TLA staff are welcome to attend the annual business meeting of the Council of Presidents.

 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Room: Room 25 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to committee members only.

 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Bicycle Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For information on joining a litigation group contact litgroups@justice.org.

 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Room: Room 24 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Valsartan Litigation Group at their first AAJ Annual Convention meeting. For information on joining a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 2:00 PM - 5:10 PM
Room: Room 30 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Room: Room 30 E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Room: Room 31 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Room: Room 31 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
Melissa Hague
Goldman Scarlato & Penny, PC

 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Room: East Terrace (Across from Room 30B)
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the IVC Filter, Talcum Powder, and Hernia Mesh Litigation Groups for drinks and light appetizers. Compliments of CAMG.

 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Room: Room 26 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

All regular members who self-identify as a minority are invited to attend the quarterly membership meeting and annual elections for the caucus.

 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 30 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 29 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Council of Presidents Reception sponsored by Thompson Flanagan

 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Rideshare Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information, contact litgroups@justice.org.

 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 26 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Publications Committee Meeting

 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Social Security Disability Law Section for their annual meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 29 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

All members and supporters of the Minority Caucus are invited to attend our annual awards celebration!

 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Room: Room 30 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the International Practice Section for their annual meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join STEP for their annual meeting. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: Aqua Salon C-F, Level 3
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

AAJ PAC Eagle and IMPACT donors are invited to attend this exclusive reception to mix and mingle with invited speakers.

 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: Room 27 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Sexual Assault Litigation Group for the opening of the "What Were You Wearing?" Exhibit and Welcome Reception. This installation delivers a powerful message that sexual violence is not caused by a survivor's choice of clothing. Thank you to our sponsors of the Sexual Assault Litigation Group and reception: A Case for Women and Milestone Consulting.

 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: East Terrace (Across from Room 29B)
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Bus Litigation Group for drinks and bites compliments of Physician Life Care Planning.

 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Room: 910 N. Harbor Drive
Venue: USS Midway

Welcome to the AAJ USO Cantina!   Swing into the convention with an Opening Reception on the historic USS Midway.  The Midway was commissioned in 1945 and was the largest ship in the world until 1955.  Come join us for a nod to the golden age  where you can dance to a big band, sample some American classic cuisine and toast to the beginning of an incredible convention experience.   

Please be sure to wear comfortable, enclosed shoes.


 
SUNDAY, JULY 28, 2019
 6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Workroom 20 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

AAJ CLE speakers can meet with AV staff for help with editing, testing, and troubleshooting their PowerPoint presentations. All speakers are strongly urged to test and upload their presentation 2 hours in advance of their speech.  The Speaker Ready Room is available during the following hours:

Friday, July 26 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, July 27 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 28 6:30 am to 6:00 pm
Monday, July 29 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Tuesday, July 30 6:00 am to 4:00 pm

 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Room: Room 31 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Room: Indigo 204 B, Level 2
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

Friends of Bill W. will meet Saturday, July 27-Tuesday, July 30 from 7:00 am to 8:00 am.

 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 D Foyer
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Please stop by the AAJ PAC Desk to learn more how to become a PAC donor or upgrade if you are already a donor.

 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Rooms 28 A-E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Sponsored by FORGE Consulting. During suite hours, members enjoy complimentary breakfast and lunch, a business center equipped with computers, Wi-Fi, printers and a comfortable lounge area to relax and network with other Leaders Forum and President’s Club members. This suite is an exclusive benefit for Leaders Forum and President’s Club members and their guests only. Leaders Forum and President’s Club registration will be located in Ballroom B-D adjacent to main registration. Breakfast will be served from 7:30-9:30 am and lunch will be served from 11:30 am-1:30 pm.

 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

You can pick-up your badge or register on-site during the following hours: 
Friday, July 26 - 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Saturday, July 27 - 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 28 - 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Monday, July 29 - 7:30 am to  6:00 pm
Tuesday, July 30 - 7:30 am to 1:00 pm

 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Room: Aqua 300 A, Level 3
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

The Youth Hospitality Suite (child care services, ages 4 - 13) is available for registered AAJ Members from Saturday, July 27 - Tuesday, July 30.
Services will be provided by Tots on the Spot and parents and guardians will coordinate directly Tots on the Spot. Registration and additional details can be found online at https://www.totsonthespot.com/aaj 2019.htm 

DEADLINE TO SIGN UP FOR CHILD CARE IS: Saturday July 6, 2019 

Tots on the Spot will provide the following services:
Fun and appropriate arts and crafts for children ages 4 – 13.
Toys for ages 4 – 13.
Story times told with flair!
Games of all kinds and age levels (Candyland, Chutes and Ladders, Uno, Old Maid, Bingo, Jumpin Monkeys and many more).
Age appropriate movies, no more than 1 per day per room, none in infant room.
Porta cribs for younger children and other equipment necessary.
Blankets and pillows will be provided.
A la carte meals can be provided at an additional cost.
Water station and refrigerator.

 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Please stop by and grab a cup of coffee and a quick bite to eat. Breakfast will be available on Saturday,  Sunday, and Monday from  8:00 am to 9:00 am

 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Stop by the Exhibit Hall to meet with some of the top legal representatives as they showcase the latest in practice-related technology and services.

 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Room: Gallery 1
Venue: Omni Hotel

The NATLE Annual Meeting provides continuing education and knowledge exchange for chief executives and staff of trial lawyer associations.

 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Room 27 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

This installation delivers a powerful message that sexual violence is not caused by a survivor's choice of clothing. Thank you to our sponsor Garretson.

 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 D Foyer
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Visit the AAJ Resources Booth for Education Programs, Litigation Packets, AAJ Press books, Section Memberships, and more!

 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 Lobby
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Visit the PlaybackAAJ Booth for Education recordings, Litigation Packets, Education Programs, AAJ Press books, and more!

 8:15 AM - 9:00 AM
Room: Room 30 E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the ERISA Benefits Litigation Group at their annual business meeting. For more information about joining a Litigation Group, contact litgroups@justice.org.

 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Ski Area Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For information on joining a litigation group contact litgroups@justice.org.

 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Room: Room 29 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The NFC leads all fundraising campaigns in order to provide necessary resources AAJ needs to sustain a prosperous and viable association.

 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Room: Room 25 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Lawyers interested in community service; giving back; helping during disasters. Non-committee members are welcome!

 8:30 AM - 11:40 AM
Room: Room 30 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
Michael Gruber
Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP

 8:30 AM - 11:55 AM
Room: Room 31 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Room: Room 32 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 4:40 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 33 A-C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Room: Room 30 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Family Law Section for their annual meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Qui Tam Litigation Group for their annual meeting and elections. For information on joining a litigation group contact litgroups@justice.org.

 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Admiralty Law Section for their annual meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Room: Sapphire Ballroom A, Level 4
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

Join Public Citizen President Robert Weissman for brunch and an important update on the work we are doing together to protect access to the courts.

 9:00 AM - 10:40 AM
Room: Room 30 E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
John V. Tucker
Tucker & Ludin, PA

 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Room: Hall H, Lower Level
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For more information contact litgroups@justice.org.

 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Aqua Salon
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

All member registrants are invited to attend the Signature Brunch, hosted by the Women Trial Lawyers Caucus.

 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Motor Vehicle Collision, Highway and Premises Liability Section for their meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Insurance Law Section for their annual meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Firearms Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For information on joining a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org.

 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: Indigo Ballroom
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

AAJ PAC M Club, Platinum M Club, Falcon, and Eagle donors are invited to attend this AAJ PAC Thank You luncheon.

 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Room: Indigo 202 B
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

All paralegal members are encouraged to attend the annual membership meeting and networking reception!

 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Room: Room 26 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Legal Affairs Committee Meeting

 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Room: Room 25 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Quarterly meeting of the Pound Officers and Trustees. Pound Fellows are welcome to attend.

 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Room: Room 31 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 2:00 PM - 3:40 PM
Room: Room 31 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 2:00 PM - 5:10 PM
Room: Room 30 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 2:00 PM - 5:10 PM
Room: Room 32 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
David L. Selby II
Bailey & Glasser, LLP

 2:00 PM - 5:10 PM
Room: Room 30 E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Room: Indigo 204 A/B
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

AAJ PAC Platinum M Club and Falcon donors are invited to attend this reception to meet with invited guests.

 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the American Indian Law Litigation Group for their annual meeting and elections. For information on joining a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org.

 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Products Liability Section for their annual meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Room: Room 29 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

All state delegates are welcome to attend.

 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Aqua C/D
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

All regular members barred 10 years or less are invited to attend the quarterly membership meeting and annual election for the NLD!

 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 26 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Discuss resources for marketing your practice and suggest topics for upcoming marketing seminars.

 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 30 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Opioids Litigation Group at their annual meeting and elections. For information on joining a litigation group contact litgroups@justice.org.

 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Sail Terrace
Venue: Omni Hotel
 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Room: East Terrace (Across from Room 31A)
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Products Liability Section for drinks and light appetizers compliments of Garretson.

 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 26 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The NCA Board of Trustees will meet to discuss old and new business.

 3:45 PM - 4:05 AM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Workers' Compensation and Workplace Injury for their annual meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: East Terrace (Across from Room 30B)
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Opioids Litigation Group for drinks and light appetizers sponsored by Counsel Financial.

 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The Pound Institute's 9th annual Twiggs Memorial Lecture on Legal Professionalism will be held during Trial Advocacy Track. Qualifies for Ethics & Professionalism CLE credit.

 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Room: Aqua E
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

All members barred 10 years or less are invited to the NLD's annual awards ceremony, celebrating those members who have contributed throughout the year!

 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Room: Aqua Salon A, Level 3
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

The Illinois Trial Lawyers Reception

 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: East Terrace (Across from Room 29A)
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Essure Litigation Group for complimentary drinks and light appetizers at a post meeting reception sponsored by Stratos.

 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: Room 29 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Kentucky Justice Association member reception

 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: East Terrace (Across from Room 33A)
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the TBI Litigation Group for complimentary drinks and light appetizers at a post CLE reception sponsored by Physician Life Care Planning.

 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Room: East Terrace (Across from Room 29D)
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Asbestos Litigation Group for complimentary drinks and light appetizers at a post meeting reception sponsored by CAMG

 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Room: East Terrace (Across from Room 32A/B)
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Class Action Litigation Group for drinks and light appetizers compliments of Huntington Bank and KCC.

 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Room: Room 29 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Hosted by Oregon and Washington Trial Lawyers. All invited to reception.

 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Room: Aqua C-D
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

Join Pound's Trustees and Fellows, 2019 Appellate Advocacy Award recipient, and judges attending Pound's annual Forum, to celebrate the work of the Institute.

 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Room: 1047 Fifth Avenue
Venue: Hotel Kimpton Palomar

Reception in Support of Christine Spagnoli for AAJ Parliamentarian

 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Room: 435 Sixth Avenue
Venue: Kimpton Solamar Hotel - entrance at the Upper East Bar

Sunday, July 28 | 7:30-9:30 Come hear how Lori plans to make AAJ the strongest, most effective trial lawyer organization it can be!

 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Room: 1055 Fifth Avenue, San Diego
Venue: House of Blues

All registrants and their guests are invited to the New Lawyers Division (NLD) Party at House of Blues, 1055 Fifth Avenue, San Diego

 
MONDAY, JULY 29, 2019
 6:00 AM - 7:40 AM
Room: Room 30 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Workroom 20 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

AAJ CLE speakers can meet with AV staff for help with editing, testing, and troubleshooting their PowerPoint presentations. All speakers are strongly urged to test and upload their presentation 2 hours in advance of their speech.  The Speaker Ready Room is available during the following hours:

Friday, July 26 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, July 27 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 28 6:30 am to 6:00 pm
Monday, July 29 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Tuesday, July 30 6:00 am to 4:00 pm

 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Room: Aqua 300 A, Level 3
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

The Youth Hospitality Suite (child care services, ages 4 - 13) is available for registered AAJ Members from Saturday, July 27 - Tuesday, July 30.
Services will be provided by Tots on the Spot and parents and guardians will coordinate directly Tots on the Spot. Registration and additional details can be found online at https://www.totsonthespot.com/aaj 2019.htm 

DEADLINE TO SIGN UP FOR CHILD CARE IS: Saturday July 6, 2019 

Tots on the Spot will provide the following services:
Fun and appropriate arts and crafts for children ages 4 – 13.
Toys for ages 4 – 13.
Story times told with flair!
Games of all kinds and age levels (Candyland, Chutes and Ladders, Uno, Old Maid, Bingo, Jumpin Monkeys and many more).
Age appropriate movies, no more than 1 per day per room, none in infant room.
Porta cribs for younger children and other equipment necessary.
Blankets and pillows will be provided.
A la carte meals can be provided at an additional cost.
Water station and refrigerator.

 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Room: Indigo 204 B, Level 2
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

Friends of Bill W. will meet Saturday, July 27-Tuesday, July 30 from 7:00 am to 8:00 am.

 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 D Foyer
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Please stop by the AAJ PAC Desk to learn more how to become a PAC donor or upgrade if you are already a donor.

 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Rooms 28 A-E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Sponsored by FORGE Consulting. During suite hours, members enjoy complimentary breakfast and lunch, a business center equipped with computers, Wi-Fi, printers and a comfortable lounge area to relax and network with other Leaders Forum and President’s Club members. This suite is an exclusive benefit for Leaders Forum and President’s Club members and their guests only. Leaders Forum and President’s Club registration will be located in Ballroom B-D adjacent to main registration. Breakfast served from 7:30-9:30 am and lunch will be served from 11:30 am-1:30 pm.

 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

You can pick-up your badge or register on-site during the following hours: 
Friday, July 26 - 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Saturday, July 27 - 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 28 - 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Monday, July 29 - 7:30 am to  6:00 pm
Tuesday, July 30 - 7:30 am to 1:00 pm

 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Railroad Law Section, Railway Hwy & Derailment Litigation Group, and FELA Litigation Group at their annual meeting and elections.

 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Trampoline Injury Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information about joining contact litgroups@Justice.org.

 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Room: Room 31 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Please stop by and grab a cup of coffee and a quick bite to eat. Breakfast will be available on Saturday,  Sunday, and Monday from  8:00 am to 9:00 am

 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Room: Ballrooms B-D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Stop by the Exhibit Hall to meet with some of the top legal representatives as they showcase the latest in practice-related technology and services.

 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 27 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

This installation delivers a powerful message that sexual violence is not caused by a survivor's choice of clothing. Thank you to our sponsor Garretson.

 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 D Foyer
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Visit the AAJ Resources Booth for Education Programs, Litigation Packets, AAJ Press books, Section Memberships, and more!

 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 Lobby
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Visit the PlaybackAAJ Booth for Education recordings, Litigation Packets, Education Programs, AAJ Press books, and more!

 8:30 AM - 11:40 AM
Room: Room 30 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
Elizabeth Ann Kinghorne
APTLA / CDN Caucus of AAJ

 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 30 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Room: Indigo 206, Level 2
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

Bi-Annual User Group Meeting to showcase new features of the latest version and meet with your peers on best practices with TrialWorks

 8:30 AM - 4:50 PM
Room: Room 33 A-C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 32 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 31 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 5:10 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: Room 29 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join us for a discussion with Parliamentarian candidates Lori Andrus and Christine Spagnoli.

 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: Room 31 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to committee members only.

 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Wage and Hour Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information on how to join, please contact litgroups@justice.org.

 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Room: Gallery 1
Venue: Omni Hotel

The NATLE Annual Meeting provides continuing education and knowledge exchange for chief executives and staff of trial lawyer associations.

 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Room: Room 30 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Business Torts Section for their annual meeting. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Room 26 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Professional Negligence Section for their annual meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Room 31 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Room: Room 29 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The Public Affairs Committee will meet to discuss pending legislative and regulatory issues.

 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Room: East Terrace (Across from Room 30B)
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join 3M Combat Earplug Litigation Group for post meeting drinks and light bites compliments of CAMG.

 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Spinal Cord Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information on joining contact litgroups@justice.org.

 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Room: Room 31 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Smith and Nephew Hip Implant Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For information, contact litgroups@justice.org

 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Employment Rights Section for their annual meeting and elections. To join a section visit www.justice.org/sections/join.

 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 25 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The Law Schools Committee will meet to discuss new and old business.

 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 30 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Tenofovir Litigation Group at their first AAJ Annual Convention meeting. For more information contact litgroups@justice.org

 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the E-Cigarette litigation group at their annual meeting. For more information about joining contact litgroups@Justice.org.

 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: Indigo Ballroom
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

The Leadership Luncheon is only open to Leaders Forum, President’s Club, PAC Eagles, Endowment, and Evergreen members.

 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: Room 29 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

All Canadian members are invited to attend the annual business meeting and awards luncheon.

 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: Room 29
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join us for lunch and the Scorpion Diamond Sponsor Presentation!

 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Room: Room 25 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

All members who identify as LGBT or as an ally are invited to attend the annual meeting and elections of the LGBT Caucus!

 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Room: Room 31 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 2:00 PM - 5:10 PM
Room: Room 30 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Securities and Financial Fraud Litigation Group for their annual meeting.

 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Room: Room 30 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Room: Room 30 E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to TBI Executive Committee Members only.

 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 29 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The AAJ Press Advisory Board will meet to discuss new and old business.

 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 26 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Compliance Committee Meeting

 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 26 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The Public Education Committee will meet to discuss ongoing priorities and upcoming projects.

 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 31 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Zimmer M/L Taper Hip Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information contact litgroups@justice.org.

 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: 224 Fifth Avenue
Venue: Lou & Mickey's Restaurant

All members and supporters of the LGBT Caucus are invited to attend their networking reception!

 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Room: East Terrace (Across from Room 29BA
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Securities and Financial Fraud Litigation Group for post meeting drinks and light appetizers compliments of Huntington Bank.

 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Room: Room 30 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the proponents of the Substance Use Disorder Litigation Group for a meeting at annual convention. For more information please contact litgroups@justice.org.

 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Room: East Terrace (Across from Room 30B)
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Taxotere Litigation Group for post meeting drinks and light appetizers compliments of CAMG.

 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Room: Room 30 E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For more information contact litgroups@justice.org.

 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Room: Room 25 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Meeting for members of the Committee on the Judiciary

 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 29 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

3rd annual reception to honor the generous support of AAJ Evergreen Fund contributors.

 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 25 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The Exchange Advisory Committee will meet to discuss existing and new Exchange projects and Litigation Packets.

 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 31 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Forced Air Warming Blankets Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information contact litgroups@justice.org.

 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Inadequate Security Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more info contact litgroups@justice.org.

 5:15 PM - 6:30 PM
Room: Room 29 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The AAJ Annual Membership Business and Elections Meeting will be held on Monday, July 29 at 5:15 p.m. pacific time in  Room 29 A/B in the San Diego Convention Center.  The meeting will include elections for AAJ National Officers and proposed amendments to the AAJ Bylaws. AAJ National Officer candidates in non-contested races will be elected during the meeting.Nominating, seconding, and candidate speeches will be delivered during the meeting for the contested office of parliamentarian, after which an electronic ballot will be accessible to eligible voters until noon eastern on July 30. Information about the elections, including voter eligibility and candidate statements, is available at www.justice.org/AAJElections.

 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Room: 1788 El Prado
Venue: National History - Balboa Park

Come join us as we celebrate our incoming president Bruce Stern at the National History Museum in Balboa Park, 1788 El Prado, San Diego, Ca

 
TUESDAY, JULY 30, 2019
 6:00 AM - 7:40 AM
Room: Room 30 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Workroom 20 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

AAJ CLE speakers can meet with AV staff for help with editing, testing, and troubleshooting their PowerPoint presentations. All speakers are strongly urged to test and upload their presentation 2 hours in advance of their speech.  The Speaker Ready Room is available during the following hours:

Friday, July 26 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, July 27 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 28 6:30 am to 6:00 pm
Monday, July 29 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Tuesday, July 30 6:00 am to 4:00 pm

 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Aqua 300 A, Level 3
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

The Youth Hospitality Suite (child care services, ages 4 - 13) is available for registered AAJ Members from Saturday, July 27 - Tuesday, July 30.
Services will be provided by Tots on the Spot and parents and guardians will coordinate directly Tots on the Spot. Registration and additional details can be found online at https://www.totsonthespot.com/aaj 2019.htm 

DEADLINE TO SIGN UP FOR CHILD CARE IS: Saturday July 6, 2019 

Tots on the Spot will provide the following services:
Fun and appropriate arts and crafts for children ages 4 – 13.
Toys for ages 4 – 13.
Story times told with flair!
Games of all kinds and age levels (Candyland, Chutes and Ladders, Uno, Old Maid, Bingo, Jumpin Monkeys and many more).
Age appropriate movies, no more than 1 per day per room, none in infant room.
Porta cribs for younger children and other equipment necessary.
Blankets and pillows will be provided.
A la carte meals can be provided at an additional cost.
Water station and refrigerator.

 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Room: Indigo 204 B, Level 2
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

Friends of Bill W. will meet Saturday, July 27-Tuesday, July 30 from 7:00 am to 8:00 am.

 7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Rooms 28 A-E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Sponsored by FORGE Consulting. During suite hours, members enjoy complimentary breakfast and lunch, a business center equipped with computers, Wi-Fi, printers and a comfortable lounge area to relax and network with other Leaders Forum and President’s Club members. This suite is an exclusive benefit for Leaders Forum and President’s Club members and their guests only. Leaders Forum and President’s Club registration will be located in Ballroom B-D adjacent to main registration. Breakfast will be served from 7:30-9:30 am and lunch will be served from 11:30 am-1:30 pm.

 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 D Foyer
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Please stop by the AAJ PAC Desk to learn more how to become a PAC donor or upgrade if you are already a donor.

 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 D Foyer
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

You can pick-up your badge or register on-site during the following hours: 
Friday, July 26 - 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Saturday, July 27 - 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 28 - 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Monday, July 29 - 7:30 am to  6:00 pm
Tuesday, July 30 - 7:30 am to 1:00 pm

 8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Room: Gallery 1
Venue: Omni Hotel

The NATLE Annual Meeting provides continuing education and knowledge exchange for chief executives and staff of trial lawyer associations.

 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Distracted Driving Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information contact litgroups@justice.org.

 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 27 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

This installation delivers a powerful message that sexual violence is not caused by a survivor's choice of clothing. Thank you to our sponsor Garretson.

 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 Lobby
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Visit the PlaybackAAJ Booth for Education recordings, Litigation Packets, Education Programs, AAJ Press books, and more!

 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 D Foyer
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Visit the AAJ Resources Booth for Education Programs, Litigation Packets, AAJ Press books, Section Memberships, and more!

 8:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Room: Room 33 A-C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 11:40 AM
Room: Room 31 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
Raymond R. Jones
Attorney Ray Jones

Jahan Sagafi
Outten & Golden, LLP

 8:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Room: Room 30 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
Lydia Floyd
Peiffer Wolf Carr & Kane APLC

 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 32 A/B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
Emily Thomas
Olsman MacKenzie Peacock & Wallace, PC

 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Room: room 26 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

This is the annual meeting of the AAJ Foundation Board.

 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Room: Room 30 E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Onglyza Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information contact litgroups@justice.org.

 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: Room 25 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Bus Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information contact litgroups@justice.org.

 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: Room 25 C
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Organization Review Committee Meeting

 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Room: Room 30 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Members/guests/teens: see the presentation that is changing the way people drive. Be a part of the End Distracted Driving movement!

 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Room 26 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

AAJ Board of Governors Orientation

 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Room 30 E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Room 26 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The Stalwarts/Hall of Fame Committee will meet to discuss new and old business.

 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Trucking Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information contact litgroups@justice.org.

 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Vaccine Injury Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information contact litgroups@justice.org.

 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Join the Motorcycle Litigation Group at their annual meeting. For more information contact litgroups@justice.org.

 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 25 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The Robert L. Habush Endowment Committee will meet to discuss committee business and review grant proposals.

 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 30 E
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Open to litigation group members only. For information on how to join a litigation group, contact litgroups@justice.org

 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: Indigo Ballroom
Venue: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel
 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Room: Room 25 B
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Retirement Committee Meeting

 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 30 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Convention Planning Committee Meeting.

 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: Room 29 D
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

The Executive and Budget Committee Meeting

 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Room: East Terrace (Across from Room 30A)
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Reception for the Board of Governors.

 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Venue: TBD

AAJ Past Presidents' Dinner

 
WEDNESDAY, JULY 31, 2019
 9:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 A
Venue: San Diego Convention Center

Board of Governors Meeting


Schedule is subject to change without notice.

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