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Hotel

In The Ritz-Carlton tradition of elegance and unparalleled service, the top-rated Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island is one of the finest island getaways in the world. Nestled at the edge of a 13-mile beach along the Atlantic Ocean, this resort offers beachfront horseback riding, wave runners, ocean kayaks, indoor and outdoor pools, whirlpools and spa service, as well as golf and tennis.


ABI has arranged a special conference rate of $269 single/double (Coastal View Rooms) per night. For those willing to treat themselves, Oceanfront Suites and Club Coastal Rooms are available to conference attendees at a rate of $419 per night. Make your reservations by June 9 to reserve the special rate. The hotel will sell out. Rooms are held on a first-come, first served basis. ABI cannot guarantee anyone a room after June 9 or after the special rated ABI block is filled. You will receive a special room reservation link after you have registered with ABI.

Travel

Air

Fly into Jacksonville International Airport, located 30 minutes from The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island. .

Ground

Carey Limousine provides transportation from Jacksonville International Airport to The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island. Call (888) 454-6646 or visit www.carey.com today to make your reservations. .

Continuing Education Credit

Approval for approximately 15 hours of CLE credit, including 3 hours of ethics is pending. 18 hours of CPE credit, including 3.5 hours of ethics, is also available. Mark the appropriate box on the registration form. California MCLE ABI certifies that this activity has been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of 15 hours, of which 3 hours will apply to legal ethics.


*ABI offers intermediate-level courses, which assume that attendees have some knowledge in insolvency matters. ABI is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE sponsors. State boards of accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Ave. North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417, or www.nasba.org. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints and refunds, please contact the American Bankruptcy Institute at (703) 739-0800. ABI acknowledges that in some instances there will be persons who need to attend an educational seminar for CLE credit who are not able to pay full registration fees. ABI will handle such instances on a case-by-case basis and will work with the individual on alternative solutions. For persons who cannot meet the full registration rate, ABI will offer a reduced rate based on what the individual can reasonably afford to cover the cost of meals and materials. For persons unable to pay a reduced rate, we may allow the individual to work at our registration area for a few hours during attendee check-in, or assist in conference set-up. ABI also has reduced rates for government employees, professors, law clerks and students. For information on tuition assistance, send an e-mail to ecarden@abiworld.org.

Cancellation Policies

All fees, except a $75 handling fee, will be refunded if notice of cancellation is received in writing by July 4, 2012. No refunds will be made if notice is received after July 4, although substitutions will be allowed. After July 4, upon written request, a coupon for 20% off the registration fee (not including optional events) will be issued, which can be used (by the cancelling registrant only) for any ABI educational program up to one year after this conference, or for this same conference next year.

 

 

 

 

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