Annual Corporate Counsel Conference & Annual Uvaldo Herrera National Moot Court Competition
The HNBA will host its Annual Corporate Counsel Conference at the Hyatt Buckhead in Atlanta on March 13-16, 2013. This mega CLE conference will provide a unique setting to connect Corporate America and the HNBA, offering opportunities for outside counsel to meet representatives from numerous Fortune 500 Companies. Additionally, the 18th Annual Uvaldo Herrera National Moot Court Competition will bring together over 30 law student teams from the Nation’s top law schools.
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CLE Materials and Information
2013 CLE Materials
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2013 CLE Accreditation Management Site
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PLEASE NOTE: E-mail notifications have been sent out with your meeting ID so that you may access your account. If you did not receive the e-mail, please contact Erika Lopez-Tello at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CLE Forms and Information
- How to Get The Most CLE Credits
- Uniform Certificate of Attendance
- Instructions for New York Certificate
- New York_Session Table
- Pennsylvania CLE Credit Request
ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
Online registration for the 2013 HNBA Annual Corporate Counsel Conference is now closed, but space is still available for you to register on site! Simply visit our registration desk located in the Grand Hyatt (Grand Ballroom – prefunction area, lower lobby level). HNBA registrations hours are as follows:
- Wednesday, March 13, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
- Thursday, March 14, 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
- Friday, March 15, 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
To download on-site registration form, click here.
Refund Policy: Requests for refunds for your registration must be received in writing by March 1st (full refund minus a $25 administration fee). Any requests received after this date will be subject to a 50% refund. Refunds will be processed AFTER the event.
Substitution Policy: All substitutions must be submitted in writing to Erika Lopez-Tello at email@example.com
Agenda and Program
Special Events and Programs:
Dress Code: Business attire during convention activities and Black tie attire for Gala.
We couldn’t do what we do here at the HNBA without the continued support of our sponsors. For a full listing, click here.
The HNBA is seeking nominations for the 2013 HNBA Top Lawyers Awards. These awards will be presented at the the Gala Dinner on March 15, 2013, during the conference in Atlanta. Recipients will be profiled on the HNBA website and in one or more HNBA publications including the HNBA’s Newsletter: Noticias. Nominations must be submitted by 11:59 pm EST on Friday, December 14, 2012.
For more information on how to submit, click here.
Moot Court Competition
Moot Court Competition – 2013 materials:
- 2013 Moot Court Team Registration Form
- 2013 Moot Court Rules and Procedures PLEASE NOTE: Rules have been modified. See page 6 for the new allotted time.*
- 2013 Moot Court Problem
- Moot Court Competition Score Sheets: Brief Score Sheet | Oral Argument Score Sheet
*Students are responsible for checking our website for the most current information and rule updates. No changes will be made within 30 days of the competition.
The HNBA needs lawyers and judges to score written briefs (briefs will be sent out Feb. 12) and serve as oral argument judges for the 18th Annual Uvaldo Herrera National Moot Court Competition. This moot court competition will be held in conjunction with the Annual Corporate Counsel Conference March 13-16, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. Volunteer judges will have the opportunity to interact with the finest advocates that the nation’s law schools have to offer. The rounds will be held on Thursday, March 14th and Friday, March 15th from 9am to 5pm at the Buckhead Grand Hyatt Hotel. Judges may serve multiple rounds if they desire. Individuals interested in judging should indicate their available time slots using the sign up sheets below:
Brief Judges: http://www.wejoinin.com/sheets/nhwrt
March 14th: http://www.wejoinin.com/sheets/leksd
March 15th: http://www.wejoinin.com/sheets/klvhb
HNBA is looking for reliable, dependable, and resourceful students!
We ask for a commitment of 10 hours minimum, in exchange for the ability to attend all Conference CLEs and events at no charge. A mandatory volunteer orientation will take place on Tuesday, March 15th at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead. Law students who fulfill their commitment of hours have the Conference registration fee waived, and may attend parts of the conference during which they are not scheduled to work as our guest.
Hotel Reservation Has Closed. You may contact the hotel directly for rates and availability.
Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead
3300 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
Tel: (404) 237-1234
HNBA Group Rate: $169
*ATTENTION STUDENTS: The negotiated student rate is sold out; however, you may book rooms under the HNBA general block ($169).
If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Erika Lopez-Tello, HNBA Events Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
More Information on Previous Conferences and Moot Court Competitions