California Employment Lawyers Association
30th Annual Employment Law Conference
October 20–21, 2017
(Skills Seminar on October 19)
Oakland Marriott City Center
Oakland, CA

Webinar: Creative, Cost-Effective Advocacy In Low-Wage, Immigrant & Undocumented Worker Cases
November 14, 2017
11:00 a.m. Pacific/12:00 p.m. Mountian/1:00 p.m. Central/2:00 p.m. Eastern

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NELA Lobby Day
April 12, 2018

NELA 2018 Spring Seminar
April 13–14, 2018
Sheraton Tysons Hotel
Vienna, VA

NELA 2018 Annual Convention
June 27–30, 2018
Chicago Hilton
Chicago, IL

Litigating Wage & Hour Cases: Challenges & Opportunities


Join us for Litigating Wage & Hour Cases: Challenges & Opportunities at the Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel on March 31–April 1, 2017.

If you are an EEOC attorney who is not a current NELA Member, please please email us at or call us at (415) 296-7629 to take advantage of the special EEOC rate.

The National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA) is the largest professional membership organization in the country comprising lawyers who represent workers in labor, employment, and civil rights disputes. NELA advances employee rights and serves lawyers who advocate for equality and justice in the American workplace. The more than 4,000 members of NELA and its 69 circuit, state, and local Affiliates are committed to working on behalf of those who have been treated illegally in the workplace. 


Seminar Location

The Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel is the host hotel for the seminar. The hotel is located at 8777 Georgia Avenue. in Silver Spring, MD. A limited block of rooms has been reserved at the Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel at the rate of $169 for single or double occupancy (plus applicable taxes). To make hotel reservations, call the Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel directly at (301) 589-0800 or toll-free at (866) 716-8134. To ensure that you receive the group rate, identify yourself as part of the “2017 NELA Spring Seminar” room block. A credit card or deposit equal to one night’s stay is necessary to guarantee hotel reservations. Registrants are responsible for their hotel reservations. Reservations must be made no later than Friday, March 17, 2017 by 5:00 p.m. Eastern in order to receive the group rate. The group rate will be honored three days prior to and after the seminar dates based on availability. Hotel guests who check-out prior to their reserved check-out date will be charged an early departure fee equal to one night’s room and tax. You may cancel your reservation 24 hours prior to arrival without penalty.

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Cancellation Policy

Cancellations for the seminar must be submitted in writing to NELA. Registrants who cancel in writing on or before March 17, 2017 will receive a refund minus a $50 administrative charge. Those who cancel after this date and no-show registrants will not receive a refund, but will have access to the online seminar manual. You may notify NELA of your cancellation via facsimile ((866) 593-7521) or email (

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