General Information

DRI's 2021 Asbestos Medicine Seminar takes place on Thursday, November 4 to Friday, November 5 at the Sheraton New Orleans in New Orleans, Louisiana.

This dynamic seminar allows attendees to interact and learn from preeminent experts and asbestos litigation practitioners on groundbreaking developments in the role of genetics impact the investigation and outcome of cases. Lecturers, panelists, and moderators will provide insight on the role of genetics in mesothelioma cases; learn from a Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge; and the latest scientific developments in asbestos and talc medicine and epidemiology; and more.

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Registration Information

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EARLY REGISTRATION*
DRI Member Pricing: $1,095
Non-Member Pricing: $1,295

REGULAR REGISTRATION*
DRI Member Pricing: $1,195
Non-Member Pricing: $1,395

GOVERNMENT
DRI Member Pricing: $795
Non-Member Pricing: $795

Register by October 5, 2021 to receive the early registration rate. If you wish to have your name appear on the registration list distributed at the seminar and receive the course materials in advance, DRI must receive your registration by October 5, 2021. Registrations received after October 5, 2021 will be processed on-site.

*If your membership recently lapsed, please renew your membership prior to registering to ensure you receive your discounted member rate.

 

Agenda

Asbestos Medicine Full Agenda

 

Speakers

Seminar Speaker List (Coming Soon)

 

Hotel and Travel Information

A limited number of discounted hotel rooms have been made available at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, 500 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130. Take advantage of the group rate of $258.00 Single/Double in one of two ways:

  • Reserve Online
  • Contact the hotel directly at 504.525.2500 and mention DRI Asbestos Medicine Seminar.

The hotel block is limited and rooms and rates are available on a first-come, first-served basis. You must make reservations by October 5, 2021, to be eligible for the hotel’s group rate. Requests for reservations made after October 5, 2021 are subject to room and rate availability. A small portion of your room rate offsets the costs of the seminar.

 

Travel Discounts: DRI is pleased to announce that discounted air fares are available on various major air carriers for DRI seminar attendees. To receive these discounts, please contact Direct Travel Ltd., DRI’s official travel provider, at 800.840.0908. If you would like to have access to the DRI online travel booking tool, you must complete a Business Travel Profile form at www.dt.com. Within 24 business hours, you will receive information on accessing the system.

 

CLE Information

Earn multiple hours of continuing legal education hours from this seminar.

Seminar CLE Information (Coming Soon)

 

Sponsors

DRI's 2021 Asbestos Medicine Seminar is proudly sponsored by:

Burr Forman LLP Results Matter

Campbell Trial Lawyers

Cetrulo LLP

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Gordon & Rees Scully Mansukhani

Hawkins Parnell & Young, LLP

HeplerBroom LLC

Hermes Netburn

JS | Held

McCaffery & Associates Inc Historical Research

 

If you would like to contact DRI about seminar sponsorship opportunities, including pricing, or to reserve a spot, please go to Advertising and Sponsorship.

 

Event Terms

Read the Event Terms, including DRI’s risk-free registration policy

 

In-House Counsel and Claims Executives Initiatives

Read the In-House Counsel and Claims Executives Initiatives

 

Thank You to DRI's Asbestos Medicine Planning Committee

Evelyn Fletcher Davis
Program Chair

Bruce T. Bishop
Program Co-Vice Chair

Mahsa Kashani Tippins
Program Co-Vice Chair

Jennifer Snyder Heis
Law Institute

 

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns regarding DRI programs, please contact DRI Customer Service at 312.795.1101 or custservice@dri.org.