Overview

18th Annual
National Law Students Worker's Rights Conference

When:  Friday, October 14 and Saturday, October 15, 2016

Where: The Conference Center of the Maritime Institute, 692 Maritime Boulevard, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
           
Keynote Speaker: Mark Gaston Pearce, Chairman
                                National Labor Relations Board

Friday Evening:     Networking Dinner & Program (details to be announced)                                                      

Much More: With multiple interactive workshops, panel discussions and keynote address, the conference will give each participant additional insight into becoming an advocate for workers and their families. Students will:

  • gain a greater understanding of, appreciation for and interest in the issues facing American workers;
  • supplement their labor and workers' rights courses; and
  • network with fellow law students, top labor attorneys, professors, nonprofit practitioners and government officials.

Registration is now open. Students should register via this site or by completing the registration forms which have been sent to each participating law school. Questions may be addressed to Mary Anne Moffa, Executive Director, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please review these links before completing your registration for the conference:

Students ready to register should click on the button below.

Donors wishing to support the conference should scroll further down on this page for sponsorship levels and access to the sponsorship form.


CONFERENCE SPONSORS (As of September 20th)

Program Sponsors
Int'l Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
IUOE Local 150
IBEW Local 11

Session Sponsor
Int’l Brotherhood of Boilermakers

Workshop Sponsors
Amalgamated Transit Union
California Western School of Law
Georgetown University Law Center
Int'l Union of Painters & Allied Trades
IUOE Local 14-14B
Laborers' District Council of Chicago & Vicinity
Teamsters Local 986
Temple University Beasley School of Law
Ullico, Inc.
University of Notre Dame Law School
University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Tote Bag Sponsors
IATSE
Int'l Organization of Masters, Mates & Pilots
Plaster Tenders of So. California Local 1414
Touro Law Center
UCLA School of Law

Sponsor-A-Student
Civil Service Employees Assoc.
Drexel University Kline School of Law
Laborers' Local Union 57
LiUNA! Local 4
New York University School of Law
USW District 10
USW Local 675


Sponsorship Levels

Conference Sponsor   $10,000

  • Recognized in Conference day print material, in PBF newsletter and on website
  • Business name and logo featured in Conference PowerPoint display
  • Recognized from the podium both days
  • Cover Ad in Conference program book

Program Sponsor   $5,000

  • Recognized in Conference day print material, in PBF newsletter and on website
  • Business name and logo featured in Conference PowerPoint display
  • Gold Page ad in Conference program book

Session Sponsor   $2,500

  • Recognized in Conference day print material, in PBF newsletter and on website
  • Business name and logo featured in Conference PowerPoint display
  • Full Page ad in Conference program book

Workshop Sponsor   $1,000

  • Recognized in Conference day print material and on PBF website
  • Business name and logo featured in Conference PowerPoint display
  • Full Page ad in Conference program book

Sponsor-a-Student   $500
You can help underwrite the cost of a student to attend this year's Conference and help defray our costs!

  • Recognized in Conference day print material and on PBF website

Conference Tote Bag Sponsor   $500

  • Business logo printed on all Conference tote bags
  • Recognized in Conference day print material and on PBF website
  • Half Page ad in Conference program book

Donor   $250

Supporter   $100

Program Book Ads

  • $500 Gold Page Ad (8"W X 10.5"H)
  • $400 Full Page Ad B&W (8"W X 10.5"H)
  • $300 Half Page Ad B&W (8"W X 5"H)

Please supply ad on or before September 26, 2016.  Electronic files preferred (please include original file with type fonts and graphics/images).  Camera-ready copy accepted.  Ads may be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Ads received after the deadline may be added to a supplement.  For further information call Rhonda Gelman Kelley, CFRE, Director of Development and Marketing at 267-273-7994.