Cancun, Mexico February 12-15, 2010
CLE in Cancun
idyllic beauty. luminous white beaches. renowned resort destination. dramatic views. inviting atmosphere. relaxing atmosphere. world-class service. limitless adventure. grow your professional network. expand your knowledge. outstanding CLE opportunities. experience paradise (and earn MCLE at the same time!) U.S. Passport required. Attendees expected to earn approximately 7 hours of Illinois MCLE credit.
Travel Itinerary: Friday, February 12: Friday, February 12: Depart Chicago O’Hare to Cancun, Mexico Evening Welcome Reception at Pericos Restaurant
Pericos is the place to discover traditional Mexican meals featuring a show with historical characters of the Mexican history. The mood is set for party and don´t be surprised when you are included in dance around the restaurant and staff place typical “sombrero” on you when entering the restaurant. The dishes include meat and sea food, all of them are delicious.
Saturday, February 13: Sunday, February 14: Monday, February 15:
Continuing Legal Education (8:30 a.m. - 1:35 p.m.) Afternoon Sightseeing at Your Leisure Reception/Dinner at 6:00 p.m. at the Casa Magna Marriott Continuing Legal Education (8:30 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.) Afternoon Sightseeing at Your Leisure Dinner on Your Own Return to Chicago O’Hare
CLE Topics (subject to change): • • • • • • A View from the Bench Criminal Law Ethics: Illinois Rules of Professional Conduct 2010 Human Trafficking Immigration Law Investigations in Mexico
For updated information, visit www.chicagobar.org or contact Tamra Drees at 312-554-2057 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you for the support of the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois.
CasaMagna Marriott Cancun Resort Fact Sheet
12:00 PM • Video Review Billing, Video Checkout • Express Check-In and Express Checkout Parking • Complimentary on-site parking Pet Policy • Pets not allowed
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• This Argentinean restaurant features a hearty breakfast buffet and à la carte dining - offering local and international menu selections. La Isla (Pool Side) • International • Open for lunch • Open-air poolside grill specializes in international fare and seafood dishes, serving lunch, snacks and beverages. Restaurant features a full bar and kid's menu. Bahia (Beach Side) • Seafood • Open for lunch • Located beachside, this casual restaurant offers fresh seafood and international fare. A full bar and kid's menu are also available. Champions Restaurant Sports Bar • American • Open for lunch and dinner • All-American eatery offers comfort food in a sports-bar setting featuring nightly Karaoke and pool tables. Kid's menu available. Open for lunch and dinner. Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki • Japanese • Open for dinner • Japanese cuisine, including sushi and teppanyaki where the chef cooks at your table. This restaurant offers a full bar and kid's menu. Las Ventanas Lobby Bar • The place to meet up for drinks and appetizers. Features nightly entertainment and panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea and pool area. Open from 4pm to 12am Las Ventanas Coffee Shop • Coffee House • The hotel gift shop is also a coffee shop, deli and ice-cream parlor. Open from 6:00am to 10:00pm. SASI THAI • Thai • Open for dinner • Unique Thai specialties and cocktails. Delight your senses with new flavors.
• 6 floors , 416 rooms , 34 suites • 7 meeting rooms, 11,000 sq ft of total meeting space
Guest Room Information
CasaMagna Marriott Cancun Resort
Boulevard Kukulcan, Retorno Chac L41, Zona Hotelera Cancun, Quintana Roo 77500 Mexico Phone: 52-998-881-2000 Fax: 52-998-881-2085 Sales: 52-998-8489714 Sales Fax: 52-998-848-9635 Marriott Rewards category: 5
(may vary by room type) General Room Amenities • Air conditioning • Alarm clock • Bottled water, for a fee • Crib • Electrical adapters • Individual climate control • Iron and ironing board • Luxurious bedding - down comforters, custom duvets, cottonrich linens • Pillows: down/feather • Pull-out sofa bed • Rollaway bed • Safe Bathroom Amenities • Hair dryer Room Entertainment • CD player • Cable channel: CNN • Cable channel: ESPN • Cable/satellite TV • Color TV • Mini-bar • Movies/videos, pay-per-view • Plug In Panel • Wet bar Business Amenities • Phone feature: voice mail
• AAA Diamonds: 4
From Airport Cancun (CUN) - CUN • Hotel direction: 9 miles E • Driving directions: Driving Directions: Exit Cancun International Airport (one highway out). Follow the signs to the Hotel Zone. The resort is approximately 9 miles on the right hand side. To arrange transportation through Prestige Transportation Service, please call 52-998-881-2048 or toll-free at 1-877-895-0980. Prestige provides one or two-way service to and from the airport as well as private tours and transfers. Email: email@example.com • Alternate transportation: Contact hotel trans desk 52-998-8812048; fee: 16 USD (one way) ;reservation required
Guest Services • Concierge desk • Full-service business center • Safe deposit boxes, front desk
Swimming • CasaMagna Beach • Main Pool, heated • Whirlpool Activities • Bowling (1 miles) • Horseback riding (21 miles) • Jet-skiing • Jogging/fitness trail (3 miles) • Kayaking • Sailing (0.5 miles)
Restaurants & Lounges
La Capilla Argentina Steakhouse • Steakhouse • Open for breakfast and dinner
Check-In and Checkout • Check-in: 4:00 PM, Check-out:
Chicago Bar Association – Cancun, Mexico CLE Program CasaMagna Marriott Cancun Resort February 12-15, 2010 7.5 hours MCLE available, including 2.5 hours of Professional Responsibility CLE credit (subject to approval) Topic Welcome A View From the Bench Saturday, February 13, 2010 Time 8:25 a.m.-8:30 a.m. 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. (1 hour MCLE) 9:30 a.m.-9:45 a.m. 9:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. (1.5 Prof. Resp. MCLE) Wendy J. Muchman, Litigation Group Manager & Director of Outreach, Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission Daniel M. Kotin, Corboy & Demetrio PC Salvador A. Cicero, Law Offices of Salvador A. Cicero (Moderator) Mary Meg McCarthy, Director, National Immigrant Justice Center Jack Blakey, Assistant State’s Attorney, Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Jennifer Green Assistant State’s Attorney, Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Mexican government speaker to be announced Anita Alvarez, Moderator Thomas M. Durkin, Mayer Brown LLP Jack Blakey, Assistant State’s Attorney, Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Mexican government speaker to be announced Speaker Anita Alvarez, Cook County State’s Attorney Justice Jose Fernando Franco Gonzalez-Salas, Mexico Supreme Court Chicago Judges to be Announced
Break Ethics – Part 1: Illinois Rules of Professional Conduct of 2010 Break Human Trafficking
11:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. (1 hour MCLE)
Criminal Law Substantive 12:35 p.m.-1:35 p.m. Topic – Legislative Update? (1 hour MCLE)
TOTAL MCLE: 4.5 hours (1.5 Prof. Responsibility) Topic Sunday, February 14, 2010 Time 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. (1 Prof. Resp. MCLE) Speaker Wendy Muchman Dan Kirk, Assistant State’s Attorney, Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Rita Fry, RAF Consulting Inc. Daniel F. Gallagher, Querry & Harrow Ltd.
Ethics Part 2 Hypotheticals
9:30 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.
Investigations in Mexico
9:40 a.m. – 10:40 a.m. (1 MCLE)
Break Immigration Law
10:40 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. 10:50 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. (1 MCLE) TOTAL MCLE: 3 hours (1 Prof. Responsibility.)
Jack Walker, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP (Moderator) Carrie DiSanto, Vice President and Global Chief Compliance Officer, Aon Corporation Jack Blakey Mary Meg McCarthy Mexican government speaker to be announced
CLE in Cancun, Mexico Registration Form
February 12-15, 2010
Chicago Bar Association • 321 S. Plymouth Ct. • Chicago, IL 60604 www.chicagobar.org • 312-554-2057 (p) • 312-554-2054 (f) • firstname.lastname@example.org Stay tuned to www.chicagobar.org for the latest information on CLE in Cancun.
Contact Information (as appears on passport): Name________________________________________________________________________________________________ Firm/Company_______________________________________________________________________________________ Address______________________________________________________________________________________________ City/State/Zip________________________________________________________________________________________ Daytime Phone______________________________________ Email_______________________________________
Air Accommodations - ON YOUR OWN: Please coordinate your own airline travel to Cancun, Mexico, or, for assistance
with air travel contact CEM Travel Services at 224-338-8222 or 800-247-8785.
CLE will be held at the Casa Magna Marriott Cancun Resort. Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel reservations. The room rate is good for three days before and after the Conference. The CasaMagna Marriott Cancun Resort is located on Boulevard Kukulcan, Retorno Chac L-41, Zona Hotelera, Cancun, Quintana Roo 77500 Mexico. The room block rate is $209, plus taxes and gratuities. Taxes currently 12%. Porterage gratuities are $5 per person round trip. Housekeeping gratuities are $4 per room per day. For reservations, call CEM Travel Services at 224-338-8222 or 800-247-8785. I will arrive at the Casa Magna on _________________________.
CLE Program Information: Payment Information:
The CLE fee is $600 per person and includes 7 hours of Illinois MCLE credit, welcome reception and Saturday reception/dinner.
Send payment to Tamra Drees, CBA Events Coordinator, at The Chicago Bar Association, 321 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604-3997 or fax to 312-554-2054. Tamra can be reached at 312-554-2057 or email@example.com. Quantity _______ _______ _______ CLE program fee of $600 U.S. per person (government rate $300) Adult Guest fee of $150 U.S. per person (includes Friday and Saturday dinners) Child Guest fee of $40 U.S. per person (includes Friday and Saturday dinners) Total Total ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________
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Cancellation Policy: The CBA reserves the right to cancel the program prior to December 15, 2009 if travel minimums are not met.