The VI Bar Herald
||The Source for VI Legal Info
||April 23rd, 2018
The Virgin Islands - Caribbean Law Conference October 20-22, 2004
CONFERENCE TOPICS INCLUDE
Access to Justice
Immigration - Deportation of criminals
from Europe and America to the
Comparative Labor and Employment
Laws in the Caribbean
International Business Transactions
Curbing the Illicit Trade in Drugs,
Humans and Weapons trafficking in
Intellectual Property / Copyright
DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION FORM
Click on "Bar News" link on the left
then click on "Caribbean Law Conference"
PLEASE NOTE:that Conference dates
on registration form have been changed,
the correct conference dates are
Registration fees do not include hotel
accomodations or transportation costs.
Hotel reservations must be made directly
with the hotel. Registration received after
October 10, 2004 will be considered on-site
($275.00 fee will apply.)
Written cancellation received before
October 10, 2004 will receive a full refund
less $50 processing fee. Cancellation
after October 10, 2004 are non-refundable
Registration includes admission to all
presentations, conference packets,
continental breakfast, lunch, refreshment
breaks, and barbecue reception following
the final presentation.
Regular Registration - $250* per registrant
Government/Public Sector Registration - $195* per registrant
On-Site Registration (All) - $275* per registrant
CLE for credit available
Register by October 10, 2004 and
*All fees are listed in US dollar.
FORM OF PAYMENT
Check or Money Order
Payments should be made by international
money order, bank draft, or company check
in U.S. dollar drawn on a U.S. bank, payable
to The VIRGIN ISLANDS BAR ASSOCIATION.
VIRGIN ISLANDS BAR ASSOCIATION
Hinda Richards - Executive Director
Post Office Box 224108
Christiansted, VI 00822
Divi Carina Bay Beach Resort and Casino
25 Estate Turner Hole
Christiansted, St. Croix Virgin Islands 00820
Toll Free 877-773-9700
Fax 340 773-6802
Guest Room, $106 / night*
*8% tax not included.
Specific accomodation requests granted pursuant to availability.
$10 per day service charge.
In order to receive the conference rate
of $106 per night, you must mention that
you will be attending the VIRGIN ISLANDS
CARIBBEAN LAW CONFERENCE.
Reservations must be made directly with
the hotel prior to September 20, 2004
and require a credit card or money order
for a one night's deposit. Specific requests
may be made directly with the hotel
reservations department. Cancellations
received after September 20, 2004 and
no-show will be billed for one night's
room and tax.
R. Eric Moore (1946-2002)|
R. Eric Moore, a past president of the Virgin Islands Bar Association and active civil defense litigation attorney in St. Croix, died Sunday, October 13, 2002, following a long illness. The family invites friends and family to share a message of condolences in their online guestbook at www.muller-thompson.com.
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The Truth, the Whole Truth, and Nothing But the Truth|
How many times have we heard the court clerk swear in a witness before one of our courts in the Virgin Islands? The truth is that the truth is one of the most essential values in our third branch of government. The adversary system of justice, and particularly the right to cross-examine opponents, forms a great tool for the pursuit of truth. Just as competition in the marketplace can produce efficiency, and competition in the marketplace of ideas can produce wisdom, so can competition in the courts produce truth.
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