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CPDA’s Continuing Legal Education Calendar of Events Page & Lodging Reservations Information

Note: Most programs listed below that contain underlined text are “hyperlinked” so you can click on the link for additional details.

*** 2014 – 2015 Programs Schedule *** 

2014 – Sex Cases Defense Practice – Saturday – October 18, 2014 –  Berkeley Marina DoubleTree Hotel.

Register for this program at this link – http://defender411.us/20141008R

You can make your lodging reservations for this program now and take advantage of the discounted room block reserved by CPDA (good until September 26, 2014) – http://defender411.us/141018Lodging

2014 – Felony Defense – Friday/Saturday – Nov. 7-8, 2014 – Yosemite National Park.

Register with CPDA to attend this seminar using this link: http://defender411.us/2014-11-Register

Lodging Update Notice: Additional lodging now available at Yosemite View Lodge: 209-379-2681 (if the Yosemite Lodge block fills)…or check out the Yosemite View Lodge on the Internet: http://www.stayyosemiteviewlodge.com/

What follows is important lodging information and details regarding the Annual Felony Defense Practice Program held in Yosemite National Park.

Dates: November 7-8, 2014.  Arrival, lodging check-in, is typically the day before the program – Thursday, November 7th.  The program presentations will occur over the dates of November 7th (Friday) and November 8th (Saturday).  The program concludes on Saturday early afternoon and is followed by a “Stay/Go” buffet lunch.

This is the very popular Annual Felony Defense Program held at Yosemite Lodge & Curry Pavilion in Yosemite National Park. Always a fantastically great MCLE-accredited seminar held in one of the most beautiful places on Earth! You can use the information below to secure your lodging in Yosemite now (a very good idea to do it right now….by visiting this web site link (and ready to supply this discount group code: 14C46D: http://YosemitePark.com

Remember, when making your lodging reservations online or otherwise, please note that you will need to enter the CPDA GROUP CODE: 14C46D

For additional information about travel to Yosemite National Park, see this link: http://defender411.us/2014-Yosemite

2014 – Advanced Trial Skills – Saturday – December 6, 2014 – Palm Springs Renaissance Hotel.

Register to attend this seminar using this link –> link will be active here shortly

For a PDF version of the program flyer use this link –> http://defender411.us/1rKbTUY

Use this link to reserve lodging at the Palm Springs Renaissance Hotel (discounted lodging rate good until close of business on November 5, 2014 – one month before the program date).  –> http://defender411.us/141206L

2015 – Juvenile Dependency & Delinquency Practice – Friday/Saturday – January 23-24, 2015

Lodging reservations for the 2015 Juvenile Defense Program – use this link – http://defender411.us/201501-Lodging  or make reservations by phone at: 1.831.394.3321 and be sure to mention this CPDA event.  The cut-off date for the discounted lodging for the group is December 23, 2014.

2015 – New Statutes – Saturday – February 7, 2015 – New Statutes – Berkeley
2015 – CACJ/CPDA CCDS – Monterey – Feb. 13-16, 2015 – Monterey Conference Center
2015 – Criminal Defense Practice –  March 21, 2015 – San Diego Kona Kai Hotel
2015 – Annual  Convention – May 1-2,  2015  – Oakland Marriott Hotel.   Lodging Reservations: 2015 Annual Convention – Oakland Marriott City Center – $139/per night special rate for those attending this event if you book your lodging not later than April 8, 2015.    Use this link to make your lodging reservations: http://defender411.us/20150501Lodging
2015 – DUI Defense Institute – June 19-20, 2015 – Monterey  Beach Resort.
Lodging reservations for the DUI Defense program can be made using the link at the end of this sentence.   You must make reservations prior to the May 19, 2015 cut-off date to take advantage of the group discount rate. Here is the link for lodging – http://defender411.us/201506L   The program registration form will be posted here approximately 90 days prior to the date of the program.
2015 – Criminal Defense Practice – July 11, 2015 – Berkeley
2015 – Basic Trial Skills – July 27-31, 2015 – San Diego
2015 – MCLE Specialty Areas – August 22, 2015 – Berkeley
2015 – Homicide Defense Practice – September 18-19, 2015 – San Diego
2015 – Sex Cases Defense – October 17, 2015 – Berkeley
2015 – Felony Defense Yosemite – November 13-14, 2015   –  Yosemite National Park
2015 – Advanced Trial Skills Institute – December 5, 2015 – Palm Springs


Use this link to view the CPDA Seminar Meeting Facilities List and Driving Directions Page


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Notice regarding availability of CPDA products and services.

Products and services offered by CPDA are for purchase and use only by full-time criminal defense professionals. If you are not a full-time criminal defense attorney or full-time criminal defense professional, you may submit a purchase request via email at cpda@cpda.org. You will be sent a purchase request form to complete and return to CPDA. After submission of the completed purchase request form, you will be notified as to whether you may purchase the product or service in question.

Individuals involved in the prosecution of criminal cases or law enforcement activities may not register for and/or attend training programs, purchase products or services offered by CPDA, or join CPDA.

Additionally, membership in CPDA or purchase of materials, products, training services or other resources produced or offered by CPDA is not available to attorneys who undertake representation of a person other than a defendant in a criminal case where such representation may be adverse to the interests of a criminal defendant and involves legal advice or activity generally associated with that of the prosecutorial function in the criminal justice system. This prohibition does not apply where the attorney in question is representing a victim who is asserting their rights under CCP 1219 and/or 1219.5.

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