Schedule

Friday, February 22  |  Saturday, February 23  |  Sunday, February 24  |  Monday, February 25  |
 Tuesday, February 26 
 |  Wednesday, February 27  |  Thursday, February 28  

 

Friday, February 22

Time Event Location
3:30 - 5 p.m. Finance and Board Meeting Salon 2

 

Saturday, February 23

Time Event Location
8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. IADC Information Desk Directors Lounge
8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting Salon 2
8 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. 2019 Trial Academy Training Session and Breakfast for Faculty Salon 4
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library Tour Depart from Parking Lot North
12:15 - 1:15 p.m. 2019 Trial Academy Faculty Luncheon (w/2018 Faculty) and Board of Directors, Past Presidents, and Spouses Salon 2 (Terrace)
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. First Timers Introductions Ballroom C
5:30 - 6 p.m. First Timers Reception Ballroom Terrace/Foyer/Lawn
6 - 7:30 p.m. Welcome to Bacara Reception
Sponsored by SEA, Ltd.
Ballroom Terrace/Foyer/Lawn
10 - 11:30 p.m. After Dinner Gathering
Sponsored by Berkeley Research Group, LLC
Lobby Bar

 

Sunday, February 24

Time Event Location
6:30 a.m. Morning Run Meet in Lobby
7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. IADC Information Desk Directors Lounge
7 - 9 a.m. Meet and Greet Breakfast
Sponsored by MRC
Ballroom Terrace/Lawn
7 - 9 a.m. Grab and Go CLE Breakfast Outside Morning Meeting Rooms
7:30 a.m. Morning Walk Meet in Lobby
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Foundation President's Circle Breakfast
*For 2018 donors of $1,000 or more
Rotunda (above lobby)
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Construction Law and Litigation Business Meeting Salon 5
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Appellate Practice/Social Justice Pro Bono - Pro Bono Appeals: Why It's Good for Business Salon 3
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Class Actions and Multi-Party Litigation/Corporate Counsel/Environmental and Energy Law/Insurance and Reinsurance/Product Liability/Toxic and Hazardous Substances Litigation - Public Entities' Climate Change Nuisance Litigation: An Update on the Class and Where They are Going Salon 2
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Intellectual Property/Trial Techniques and Tactics - The Jury Inside the Trial: Managing Virtual Sequestration, Instructions, Deadlock, and Decision Salon 4
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Medical Defense and Health Law - Current Trends in FCA Healthcare Litigation Salon 1
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. Opening Session Ballroom A-B
10:15 - 11:30 a.m. Foundation Forum - Kimberley Motley
Sponsored by The Foundation of the IADC
Ballroom A-B
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. 2020 Centennial Meetings Team Planning Salon 1
12 p.m. Solos Activity - Lunch at The Bistro The Bistro (onsite)
12 p.m. Open Scramble Golf Tournament
Sponsored by Exponent
Sandpiper Golf Club
1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Tennis Mixer Resort Tennis Courts
2 - 5:30 p.m. Whale Watching Tour Depart from Parking Lot North
5 - 6:30 p.m. Member Mix and Mingle ("Under 45 Meet-Up") Lobby Bar
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Foundation President's Circle Reception
*For 2018 donors of $1,000 or more
Angel Oak Lower Terrace
10 - 11:30 p.m. After Dinner Gathering
Sponsored by Berkeley Research Group, LLC
Lobby Bar

 

Monday, February 25

Time Event Location
6:00 a.m. Morning Run Meet in Lobby
7 a.m. - 5 p.m. IADC Information Desk Directors Lounge
7 - 9 a.m. Meet and Greet Breakfast
Sponsored by MRC
Ballroom Terrace/Lawn
7 - 9 a.m. Grab and Go CLE Breakfast Outside Morning Meeting Rooms
7:15 - 8:45 a.m. Foundation Board Meeting Santa Ynez Salon
7:30 a.m. Morning Walk Meet in Lobby
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Transportation Committee Business Meeting Salon 5
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Class Actions and Multi-Party Litigation/International/Trial Techniques and Tactics - Trying a Class Action Salon 2
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Drug, Device and Biotechnology/Product Liability/Toxic and Hazardous Substances Litigation - Expendiency Over Due Process - The New Normal for Unpopular Mass Tort Defendants? Salon 4
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Insurance and Reinsurance - The ALI Insurance Restatement: Participants' Perspective Salon 3
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Intellectual Property - The Music Industry: What Keeps In-House Counsel Up at Night? Salon 1
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. GDPR: Nine Months Later - The Impact in the EU on Enforcement and Compliance and in the US on Discovery Ballroom A
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. Jurors Say the Darndest Things: The Rise in Extreme Opinions, Where They Come From, and What to Do About Them
Sponsored by Trial Behavior Consulting
Ballroom C
9 - 10 a.m. Yoga Ocean Lawn
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Pro Bono Partnerships with Clients: Three Case Studies Ballroom A
12 p.m. Couples Golf Event (shotgun start for all foursomes) Sandpiper Golf Course
12:15 - 12:45 p.m. Journal Board of Editors and Vice Chairs of Publications/Journal Articles Meeting Santa Rosa Room
12:30 - 2 p.m. Membership Committee Meeting Salon 2
12:30 - 5 p.m. Santa Ynez Valley Wine Tour Depart from Parking Lot North (Outside of Angel Oak Restaurant)
1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Tennis Mixer Resort Tennis Courts
2 - 3 p.m. Membership Executive Committee Meeting Salon 2
2:30 - 4 p.m. Linda Vega Spanish Dance Lessons Santa Ynez Salon
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. First/Second Timers - Current/Past Board Members - Sponsors - 2019 Convention Committee - Happy Hour Reception Ballroom Terrace
6:30 - 10 p.m. Old Spanish Days Fiesta Theme Party Courtyard Entrance

 

Tuesday, February 26

Time Event Location
6:00 a.m. Morning Run Meet in Lobby
7 a.m. - 5 p.m. IADC Information Desk Directors Lounge
7 - 9 a.m. Meet and Greet Breakfast
Sponsored by MRC
Ballroom Terrace/Lawn
7 - 9 a.m. Grab and Go CLE Breakfast Outside Morning Meeting Rooms
7:30 a.m. Morning Walk Meet in Lobby
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Insurance and Reinsurance Committee Business Meeting Santa Ynez Salon
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Corporate Counsel/Diversity and Inclusion/Employment Law/In-House and Law Firm Management - The Aftermath of the Supreme Court's Decision in Masterpiece Cakeshop Salon 3
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Drug, Device and Biotechnology/Trial Techniques and Tactics - Back to the Basics: Direct and Cross-Examination of Expert Witnesses at Trial Salon 2
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. International Arbitration - How to Make International Arbitration Proceedings More Efficient - Will the Prague Rules Help or Are There Other Ways and Means? Salon 5
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Product Liability/Toxic and Hazardous Substances Litigation - How to Win on Statute of Limitations Salon 4
7:45 - 8:45 a.m. Senior Advisory Committee Breakfast Meeting Presidential Suite (2-405)
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. Democracy in the Balance: The Future of Gerrymandering and What It Means for Your Practice Ballroom A
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. How to Handle a Social Media Movement: Advice for Your Clients and Your Law Firm Ballroom C
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Algorithmic Bias: The Law's Newest Frontier and How it Affects Litigation and Your Firm Ballroom A
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Book Review - The Opposite of Hate by Sally Kohn Rotunda Terrace
12 - 2 p.m. Committee Chair Luncheon Salon 2
1 - 5:30 p.m. Hopping Through Santa Barbara Tour Depart from Parking Lot North (Outside of Angel Oak Restaurant)
1 - 2 p.m. Audit Committee Meeting Salon 3
1 - 4 p.m. Men's and Women's Round Robin Tennis Tournament
Sponsored by Baker Tilly
Resort Tennis Courts
1 - 4:30 p.m. Solos Activity - Funk Zone Tasting Tour Depart from Parking Lot North (Outsfide o Angel Oak Restaurant)
2 - 3 p.m. Centennial Planning Committee Meeting Salon 5
3 - 4 p.m. International Steering Committee Business Meeting Santa Ynez Salon
4 - 5 p.m. International Committee Business Meeting Santa Ynez Salon
5 - 6 p.m. International Committee Wine Tasting Reception Rotunda Terrace
5 - 6:30 p.m. Member Mix and Mingle Lobby Bar
Various Times Dine-Around Various Locations
10 - 11:30 p.m. After Dinner Gathering
Sponsored by Berkeley Research Group, LLC
Lobby Bar

 

Wednesday, February 27

Time Event Location
6:00 a.m. Morning Run Meet in Lobby
7 a.m. - 2 p.m. IADC Information Desk Directors Lounge
7 - 9 a.m. Meet and Greet Breakfast
Sponsored by MRC
Ballroom B
7 - 9 a.m. Grab and Go CLE Breakfast Outside Morning Meeting Rooms
7:30 a.m. Morning Walk Meet in Lobby
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Civil Justice Response/Class Actions and Multi-Party Litigation/Product Liability/Toxic and Hazardous Substances Litigation/Trial Techniques and Tactics - What's Up with IARC? Dealing with IARC Decisions in Product and Tort Litigation Salon 2
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Diversity and Inclusion/Employment Law - Are You Ready for a Wallaby at the Water Cooler? Service Animals and Emotional Support Animals in the Workplace - What Do Employer Clients Need to Know? Salon 4
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Drug, Device and Biotechnology/Medical Defense and Health Law - Advanced Radiological Imaging Techniques for Product Evaluation Salon 3
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. Mid-Term Review: Government Enforcement Trends and Priorities Under the Trump Administration's Department of Justice Ballroom A
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. Can Freud Help? The Interplay of Psychology and Negotiation Strategy Ballroom C
9 - 10 a.m. Yoga San Miguel Room (in Executive Conference Center)
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Landscape Painting Class Angel Oak Restaurant Terrace
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. The Cambridge Analytica Debacle: What Tech Firms Are Doing With Your Data and the Prospects for Litigation, Reputational Injury, and Other Consequences Ballroom A
12:15 - 2:15 p.m. CLE Committee Meeting and Luncheon Salon 2
12:30 - 4:15 p.m. Lotusland Botanic Gardens Tour Depart from Parking Lot North (Outside of Angel Oak Restaurant)
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Dinner Dance Reception - Essence of Santa Barbara Ballroom Terrace and Foyer
7:30 - 11 p.m. Dinner Dance - Essence of Santa Barbara Ballroom

 

Thursday, February 28

Time Event Location
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library Tour Depart from Parking Lot North (Outside of Angel Oak Restaurant)