Registration is now open for the
2014 Eighth Circuit Judicial Conference to be held Aug. 5-8 for federal judges
and Aug. 6-8 for lawyers at the Hilton Hotel in Omaha.
Held in conjunction
with the Nebraska Supreme Court,the Nebraska State Bar, The Iowa State Bar
Association, the Eighth Circuit Bar Association, and the Omaha Bar Association,
the conference features 40-plus presenters on topics concerning current legal
topics. Among the presenters is U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel A.
Alito, Jr., who will narrate a virtual tour of the Supreme Court on Aug. 8.
The Conference will
also include a number of social events at the Hilton, Joslyn Art Museum and
elsewhere in Omaha.
To register, go to
the Eighth Circuit Court website. On-line conference
registration ends July 25. Hotel reservations must be made by July 9. A
complete list of conference topics, as well as reservation information for the
hotel and driving instructions, can be found here.