U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
Fourteenth Judicial Conference

Thursday, April 11, 2019 • Friday, April 12, 2019

National Press Club, 529 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20045

Conference Registration Step 1 of 5 - Personal Information

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Conference Registration Step 2 of 5 - Registration Options

Registration fee includes:

  • Continental Breakfast each day.
  • Lunch each day.
  • Evening Reception on Thursday, April 11, 2019, sponsored by the CAVC Bar Association.
  • Conference materials, available to registrants online the week of April 1, 2019. You will receive notification and instructions on downloading the materials once they are available.

$290 Student Rate throughout registration

$325 Early Bird Rate for Government, VSO, and Academic Registrants through February 20, 2019

$385 Early Bird Rate for Practitioner Registrants through February 20, 2019

My organization is paying for my registration. (USCAVC and VA registrants only)

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The National Press Club is accessible for those with mobility impairments. Please check the box if you require another type of accommodation.

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I will submit a request for CLE credit to the following state(s):

State 1:    State Bar ID Number:

State 2:    State Bar ID Number:

State 3:    State Bar ID Number:

Please note: Conference Registration Fee is non-refundable, but is transferable.

  

Conference Registration Step 3 of 5 - CAVC Bar Association Program

The CAVC Bar Association will conduct a half-day program on April 12, 2019, immediately following the conclusion of the Court's Judicial Conference. The program will include a featured speaker and a panel discussion with experienced representatives from VA and the appellants bar.

Registration for the Bar Association's component of the Judicial Conference is free to all current members.

Current Member, Free - I am a current member of the CAVC Bar Association and will be attending.
Non-Member, $95 - Please add $95 to my registration fee to cover my attendance at the CAVC Bar Association's portion of the conference (includes CAVC Bar Association membership for remainder of the membership year).
I will not be attending the CAVC Bar Association program.

For further details and information about the Bar Association's half-day program, please visit www.cavcbar.net.

  

Conference Registration Step 4 of 5 - Breakout Seminar Preferences

Topics for the conference breakout seminars are listed below. There will be time to attend only two seminars. Please indicate your preferences in the drop-down lists below. Panelists for the seminars are listed in the conference brochure. We will make every effort to accommodate your preferences.

Breakout Seminars

  • Appeals of VHA Decisions: Issues and Adjudicators
  • Toxic Exposure and Disability Compensation: What We Know and Where We're Headed
  • Substantiating MST Claims & 3rd Party Records: VA's Duty To Assist vs. Privacy Obligations
  • Bad Paper Facts vs. Myths: Discharge Upgrades and VA Eligibility
  

Conference Registration Step X of X - Questions for Nina Totenberg

Nina Totenberg invites questions in advance of the conference and will address as many of them as possible during her luncheon presentation. Please submit them here or email them to conference@uscourts.cavc.gov by March 15, 2019.

I want to submit my question now.

I will email my question to conference@uscourts.cavc.gov by March 15, 2019.


  

Conference Registration Step X of Y - BVA/CVAC Panel

The moderator will present your questions and suggestions to a panel of BVA personnel and CAVC Judges. Although some questions may be taken from the floor, attendees are encouraged to develop questions or suggestions in advance and submit them here or email them to conference@uscourts.cavc.gov by March 15, 2019.

I want to submit my questions/suggestions now.

I will email my questions/suggestions to conference@uscourts.cavc.gov by March 15, 2019.


  

Conference Registration Step 5 of 5 - Summary and Payment

Registration Fee: $


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Please have your organization's finance coordinator contact Eva Armah (earmah@uscourts.cavc.gov) with payment details. Your registration is not complete until payment has been arranged. Incomplete registrations will be cancelled prior to the start of the conference.


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