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Date Sep 17 - 18, 2015
Location Dallas
ACI’s 18th Residential Mortgage Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement conference in Dallas on September 17-18, 2015 will provide attendees with a revamped agenda reflecting the latest insights and expert advice from our exceptional faculty on defending against lending, servicing and foreclosure litigation, and will keep you ahead of the curve with regard to increased enforcement efforts and the evolving regulatory paradigm at both the federal and state level.
Date Sep 28, 2015
Location Chicago
ACI’s FDA & USDA Compliance Boot Camp will provide attendees with an in-depth overview of key regulations and enforcement initiatives by the FDA and USDA, as well as an update on current regulatory initiatives at the state level in key jurisdictions including California.
Date Sep 30 - Oct 01, 2015
Location New York
Now in its 11th installment, ACI’s lauded Cyber & Data Risk Insurance conference is the highest level event that provides maximum opportunities to learn from and network with underwriters, brokers, claims managers and industry leaders, and helps you keep pace with the ever-changing cyber insurance market. This is the only conference that brings you the high-level regulatory and enforcement priorities straight from the federal and state government themselves.
Date Oct 05 - 07, 2015
Location Toronto
This comprehensive conference in Toronto will cover U.S., EU and Canadian sanctions, and how Canadian entities are balancing and reconciling a myriad of complex, evolving sanctions restrictions. The event will provide worthwhile networking opportunities with senior U.S., EU and Canadian government and industry professionals from the financial, high technology, energy, aerospace, defense, mining, pharmaceutical, and other industries.
Date Oct 05 - 06, 2015
Location Houston
ACI's 17th Advanced Global Legal and Compliance Forum on Cyber Security and Data Privacy & Protection on October 5-6, 2015 in Houston, TX is the definitive source for privacy leaders and counsel to obtain practical strategies for compliance with the latest privacy regulations, laws, and best practices for safeguarding data.
Date Oct 26 - 27, 2015
Location New York
This is the highest-level ERISA event that goes the extra mile and brings you advanced judicial insights and maximum networking opportunities with in-house industry experts.
Date Oct 26 - 27, 2015
Location New York
With medical malpractice liability claims and coverage currently being at a crossroads, healthcare providers, liability insurers, medical professionals and their counsel will need to carefully examine and consider the impact of these potential changes to better prepare for changes in the MPL industry and implement proper risk management.
Date Oct 27 - 28, 2015
Location New York
ACI's Labor Management Relations on October 27-28, 2015 in New York City is the only-of-its-kind conference to offer real guidance and solutions as to the multitude of labor-management relations issues for many industries, including food distribution, retail, transportation, delivery service, entertainment, pharmaceutical, and consumer product manufacturers that employ unionized and non-unionized workers.
Date Oct 29 - 30, 2015
Location New York
This program will be narrowly tailored to focus on the myriad of both federal and state regulations that affect the consumer lending industry, and offer practical guidance on compliance solutions.
Date Nov 09 - 10, 2015
Location Houston
Promoting Diversity and Increasing the Prominence of Women in the Environmental and Energy Legal Community through Substantive Legal Discussion, Professional Development, and Woman-to-Woman Networking
Date Nov 16 - 17, 2015
Location Washington
Now in its 12th Installment, ACI’s Energy Trading Compliance & Regulatory Enforcement is the nation’s premier event that directly addresses the most pressing compliance issues and regulatory and enforcement initiatives that companies and their outside counsel need to be aware of. This program is designed to offer insights into pending rules and enforcement programs by the energy regulatory bodies, and explains the impact of increased federal scrutiny on the energy trading practice. Attend this conference to hear the leaders in the industry share their insights into the current state of the energy trading space, as well as ensuring your compliance policies and responses are optimally shaped in today’s environment. As the industry continues to be faced with drastic changes, you cannot afford to miss this important event to ensure your compliance program is ready.
Date Nov 16 - 17, 2015
Location Washington, DC
The CFPB has just recently issued a new set of proposed amendments to some of the 2014 mortgage servicing rules. In response, American Conference Institute’s 5th Bank & Non-Bank Forum on MORTGAGE SERVICING COMPLIANCE on November 16-17, 2015 in Washington, DC will keep you one step ahead of the new regulatory scrutiny. In addition to unparalleled networking opportunities, this conference will provide attendees with the latest insights and expert advice from our exceptional faculty.
Date Nov 17 - 18, 2015
Location New York
Minimizing Legal Risks in the Design, Implementation & Administration of Employee Benefit Plans
Date Nov 19 - 20, 2015
Location Miami
ACI’s 32nd Bad Faith Litigation series returns in the fall to Miami in November with a leading faculty of in-house counsel, claims professionals, prestigious jurists, and premier outside counsel from across the nation. Bad faith litigation lawsuits and disputes are hotly contested and show no signs of slowing down. The discovery, litigation costs, and trial itself can be costly. Hotbed jurisdictions like Florida, California, and other states continue to create controversy. The courts are ruling on new case law frequently. In addition, a growing number of states are enacting bad faith statutes that provide for punitive damages and/or treble damages, as well as attorneys’ fees and other costs, and the policyholders bar is bringing more institutional bad faith claims that go to the internal policy and procedure structure within the company.
Date Nov 19 - 20, 2015
Location New York
This conference will bring together regulators, leading in house counsel from major financial institutions and banks, compliance professionals, and top outside counsel to address the legal, technical, regulatory challenges that companies face in the event changing market.
Date Dec 02 - 04, 2015
Location New York City
ACI’s 20th Annual Drug and Med Litigation conference on December 2-4, 2015 in NYC is the only event which brings together an exceptional in-house presence on the faculty, the top defense firms representing biopharmaceutical and medical device companies, experienced jurists from around the country, the FDA, and the DOJ. Designed for both networking and masters-level strategy sharing, this is the leading forum at which to learn winning life sciences products liability litigation strategies.
Date Jan 11 - 13, 2016
Location Philadelphia
Designed from industry input, this advanced program will help you understand the best practices in advertising and promotions from the nation’s top drug and device companies.
Date Jan 14 - 15, 2016
Location Philadelphia
ACI’s 20th National Forum on Asbestos Claims & Litigation returns to Philadelphia for its east coast installment. It’s the only event where law, science, and medicine intersect and that provides practitioners with clarity and certainty with respect to the industry’s most pressing issues. This year’s agenda has been revamped to provide you with strategic advice, critical insights, and comprehensive updates. It’s the only event in the industry where outside counsel, in house counsel, renowned jurists, and medical experts can gain insight and trade strategy on the hottest jurisdictions, new and emerging theories of causation, and novel theories of liability.
Date Jan 14 - 15, 2016
Location San Francisco
Attend to benchmark your current strategies, learn the latest government enforcement and regulatory priorities, and get judicial insights from top federal and state judges.
Date Jan 21 - 22, 2016
Location New York
Now in its third year, American Conference Institute’s Advanced Forum on False Claims and Qui Tam Enforcement provides the latest guidance on how to protect your organization and clients from potential huge penalties arising from Federal and State False Claims litigation. This conference will be held in New York which is known as one of the most aggressive states in false claims enforcement and the only state who is investigating tax qui tam cases. This advanced program includes expert speakers from in-house counsel, the false claims bar and the government. This comprehensive two-day forum has been uniquely developed for in-house counsel, chief compliance officers and private practitioners to discuss practical tools for investigating, defending and settling these cases. You will hear from companies that have settled FCA cases, and how they have strengthened their compliance programs and internal systems.
Date Jan 21 - 22, 2016
Location Philadelphia
ACI’s 18th National Conference on Litigating Disability Insurance Claims on January 21-22, 2016 in Philadelphia is the event you’ve come to rely on as a one-of-a-kind opportunity to meet with colleagues – and opponents – to assess your best move – and anticipate what the other side is thinking. The faculty features renowned judges, leading plaintiff and defense attorneys, medical experts, claims professionals, disability consultants, vocational experts, independent medical examiners, risk managers, reinsurers, carriers and insurers.
Date Jan 21 - 22, 2016
Location Miami
ACI brings you the premier industry event on Long Term Care Litigation and Risk Management Strategies in beautiful Miami. In 2016, you can rest assured this conference will once again deliver the high level in-house and outside counsel you rely on to provide insider best practices on the industry’s greatest challenges, but this year you can’t miss NEW additions
Date Jan 25 - 26, 2016
Location New York
ACI's Life Insurance Litigation, Regulatory Enforcement & ERM on January 25-26, 2016 in New York City will serve as the "one-stop" venue where practitioners can network with leading insurers from around the country, and learn from top plaintiff and defense attorneys, renowned government agencies, and judges, who will share their expertise on how to develop strategy and create a winning approach to all aspects of litigation and enforcement specific to the Life Insurance industry.
Date Jan 26 - 27, 2016
Location Miami
Expert strategies for in-house and outside counsel on navigating class actions, litigation, and government enforcement actions in the consumer finance industry
Date Jan 27 - 28, 2016
Location Houston
American Conference Institute is proud to bring you its 5th Annual Forum on Admiralty & Maritime Claims and Litigation on January 27-28, 2016 in Houston, TX - the highest-level conference that prepares you for what’s going on in the industry and provides for maximum networking opportunities with counsel and claims professionals. It’s also the only industry event that goes the extra mile and brings you a national judicial presence.
Date Jan 28 - 29, 2016
Location Washington
Learn the latest federal and state enforcement and regulatory initiatives straight from the federal and state government themselves, and benchmark your practices with the leaders in the industry!
Date Jan 28 - 29, 2016
Location Miami
It has never been more essential to be well versed in all the new nuances involved in defending against and managing the latest wage and hour claims and class actions. Come join your colleagues and clients at the nation’s premier wage and hour forum and hone your skills and strategies needed to keep pace with this rapidly changing area of law, manage and defend against new and innovative claims, and prepare for emerging regulations and evolving enforcement priorities. American Conference Institute’s 23rd National Forum on Wage & Hour Claims and Class Actions will provide you with an unparalleled opportunity to convene with expert in-house counsel from Citigroup, Federal Express Corp., Nordstrom, Ryder System Inc., Bank of America, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Wells Fargo, Interval International, Masco Corporation, Covidien, BJ’s Wholesale Club, Mayo Clinic, Marsh & McLennan, Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, Kaplan, Honda North America, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, U.S. Bank, ACE, IBM Corporation, PSEG Services and more, as well as renowned federal and state judges, top government officials, and leading outside defense counsel from around the nation, who will provide you with expert advice, insider strategies, and comprehensive updates.
Date Feb 22 - 23, 2016
Location Washington
Benefit from this unique opportunity to network leaders of the 337 bar and including senior-level decision makers from the ITC, CBP, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

LinkedIn Testimonials

  • Ted Colquett
    Ted Colquett, Of Counsel at Wilson & Berryhill, P.C.

    Birmingham, Alabama Area

    ACI offers an unbeatable opportunity in its Bad Faith Conference for claim professionals and counsel to interact and learn at the highest levels. The conference participants and materials are suited for in depth issue discussion and detail, and the panel conversations and presentations are timely and thought-provoking. I highly recommend ACI and the work it does.
    • February 27, 2012
  • Susan Mangiero, PhD, AIFA, CFA, FRM
    Susan Mangiero, PhD, AIFA, CFA, FRM, Managing Director at FTI Consulting

    Greater New York City Area

    Barbara Vaccaro and the American Conference Institute team did a terrific job with the recent ERISA litigation conference. It was well organized and the topics were all informative and timely.
    • May 4, 2011
  • Susan Mangiero, Ph.D., CFA, FRM
    Susan Mangiero, Ph.D., CFA, FRM, Senior Pension Risk Strategist at Prudential Financial

    Greater New York City Area

    Barbara Vaccaro and the American Conference Institute team did a terrific job with the recent ERISA litigation conference. It was well organized and the topics were all informative and timely.
    • May 4, 2011
  • Richard Henderson
    Richard Henderson, Vice President at Transatlantic Reinsurance

    Greater New York City Area

    I recommend this product
    • March 25, 2011
  • Mark Walker
    Mark Walker, Shareholder at Cox Smith Matthews Incorporated

    El Paso, Texas Area

    The ACI litigation conferences attract high-value panelists and speakers, including leaders from industry and law firms, with many subject-matter experts willing to share their valuable insights. You should strongly consider an ACI litigation conference tailored to your specific practice and issues, as you will not be disappointed with the presentations or opportunity to confer with colleagues and clients.
    • March 1, 2012
  • Lewis W. Harper
    Lewis W. Harper, Director Complex Claims at Carolina Casualty Insurance Group, LLC

    Jacksonville, Florida Area

    I recommend this product
    • December 1, 2011
  • Leonard Burridge
    Leonard Burridge, General Counsel at Weis Builders, Inc.

    Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area

    I recommend this product
    • February 28, 2012
  • John Knottnerus
    John Knottnerus, Senior Partner at Martin Bischoff

    Portland, Oregon Area

    I recommend this product
    • February 28, 2012
  • Janna Lewis
    Janna Lewis, EVP, General Counsel and Board Secretary at Fay Financial

    Greater Chicago Area

    I attended my first ACI conference in 2008. What I learn at these conferences has made me a better lawyer and saved my company and our clients an incredible amount of money. Beyond this, through ACI I have developed relationships with litigators who defend the nation’s largest financial institutions and dined with the judges and the regulators who are shaping our industry. I get to go to a lot of conferences. ACI is, hands down, my favorite series.
    • February 29, 2012
  • Craig Simon
    Craig Simon, Managing Partner at Berger Kahn

    Orange County, California Area

    I am proud to say that I was involved in ACI's first ever Bad Faith Conference as one of the planners and keynote speakers decades ago (when I had hair!). ACI does a nice job of getting excellent speakers from BOTH side of the table to discuss current issues. I have presented over the years, but not in consecutive years. ACI does a good job of rotating speakers and keeping it fresh!
    • February 24, 2011
  • Christopher Signorello
    Christopher Signorello, Assistant General Counsel - Litigation at Henkel Corporation

    Hartford, Connecticut Area

    I was a panelist at the 2011 ACI Asbestos Claims & Litigation Conference. In addition to being a great networking opportunity, I found the conference to be topical and very informative. Recommended.
    • March 1, 2012
  • Brian Chance
    Brian Chance, Instructor at Insurance Society of Philadelphia

    Greater Philadelphia Area

    I'm proud to have participated in ACI's Defending Trucking Litigation panel last year. The panelists and attorneys I met during the conference gave me a great opportunity to be sure I was well aware of emerging trucking industry and litigation issues. I'd recommend these conferences to anyone.
    • February 27, 2012
  • Anthony J. Monaco
    Anthony J. Monaco, Partner and Trial Attorney at Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP

    Greater Chicago Area

    I have attended ACI's litigation conferences on Automotive Product Liability Litigation, Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Litigation, and Trucking Litigation. ACI provides a excellent opportunities to learn from leading experts and network with others in your field from around the country. I highly recommend attending an ACI litigation conferences.
    • May 24, 2011
  • Alan J. Levith
    Alan J. Levith, General Counsel/Chief Compliance Counsel at HEART Financial Services (National HQ)

    Greater Chicago Area

    Excellent panel discussions. Always prepared getting to the point on issues. No wasting time and annoying others..
    • February 27, 2012
  • Alan Dabdoub
    Alan Dabdoub, Special Counsel at Lynn Tillotson Pinker and Cox

    Dallas/Fort Worth Area

    ACI's Litigation Conference is a great forum to exchange best litigation practices and to remain current on the latest trends and strategies. I recommend ACI's Litigation Conference without reservation.
    • February 20, 2011
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    Excellent panel discussions. Always prepared getting to the point on issues. No wasting time and annoying others..
    • February 27, 2012

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