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Sponsors, Exhibitors, & Advertising

NELA wishes to thank the following sponsors and exhibitors and we ask that you visit their tables while in New Orleans.

For more information about sponsorship opportunities and to exhibit at NELA events, click here or contact Colleen Goodin,, (415) 296-7629 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            (415) 296-7629      end_of_the_skype_highlighting ext. 104.

AARP We are a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that helps people 50 and over improve the quality of their lives.
Founded in 1980, A.B. Data has earned an international reputation for expertly managing the complexities of all varieties of class action administration cases. Dedicated professionals deliver A.B. Data's services, including pre-settlement strategy and consultation, notice administration and settlement fund administration, effectively, efficiently, and affordably, regardless of size or scope.

Gilardi & Co. LLC is the premier privately-held provider of legal notice and claims administration for all types of class actions of varied size and complexity.  Gilardi has handled more than 3,000 matters and has distributed over $20 billion in assets.  With over a quarter-century of experience, Gilardi is an expert in all phases of settlement administration and takes pride in their unmatched service, efficiency and accountability.

The National Settlement Team at Huntington National Bank is committed to being "your bank for settlement funds." They recognize the importance of your fiduciary role in settlement administration and will help you navigate through every step of the process. Their Team has over 70 years of collective banking experience, much of it working with law firms, claims administrators, and regulatory agencies in the class action and settlement administration industry.

The Institute is NELA's public interest organization and shares NELA's mission of advancing equality and justice in the American workplace. The Institute furthers employee rights through innovative legal strategies, policy development, grassroots advocacy, and public education.

Interfaith Worker Justice (IWJ) is a network of people of faith that calls upon our religious values in order to educate, organize, and mobilize the religious community in the United States on issues and campaigns that will improve wages, benefits, and conditions for workers, and give voice to workers, especially workers in low-wage jobs.

Kurtzman Carson Consultants LLC (KCC)  provides administrative-support services that help legal professionals realize time and cost efficiencies. With an integrated suite of class action settlement administration solutions, KCC alleviates the administrative challenges of today's legal processes and procedures.

NELA maintains an active Ethics & Sanctions Committee to assist members and other civil rights practitioners. The Committee provides information to lawyers who confront a wide range of ethics issues in their practices, as well as those facing efforts by defense counsel to obtain bar discipline, “reverse” attorneys’ fees, or court-imposed sanctions.
SAFER is a legal defense fund that provides, in appropriate cases, financial and professional assistance to members facing sanctions.
Simpluris specializes in Class Action Settlement Administration. We provide notice and administration for settlements related to employment, insurance, finance, securities, antitrust and other consumer-oriented class actions.


2011 Annual Convention Program Guide
NELA members and supporters are invited to place a greeting or advertisement in the 2011 Annual Convention Program Guide. Greetings and advertisements must be received by NELA no later than Friday, May 6, 2011.
Program Guide Ad Form

Display Ad Rates
Size Standard Rate Non-profit Rate
Business card (2" x 3 1/2") $80 $65
One-eighth page (2 1/4" x 4") $110 $85
Quarter page (3 1/2" x 4 1/2") $225 $175
Half page (7 1/2" x 5 1/2" or 4" x 10) $375 $325
Full page (7 1/2" x 10") $550 $500
Inside Front Cover (7 1/2" x 10") $1,500 $1,000
Inside Back Cover (7 1/2" x 10")  $1,500 $1,000
Back Cover page (7 1/2" x 10") $1,750 $1,300

Exhibit at NELA's 22nd Annual Convention
Our Convention provides an excellent opportunity for you to meet lawyers dedicated to employee representation and discuss the state-of-art products and services you can provide them. There is NO BETTER way to directly reach these industry leaders than by exhibiting and becoming a sponsor at NELA's Annual Convention!

Enhance Your Presence
Sponsorships are the perfect way to maximize your participation at NELA's Annual Convention. In addition to your presence on the exhibit floor, these enhanced educational and promotional opportunities are designed to help you STAND OUT from the crowd and your competitors.

Exhibitor/Sponsorship Packet | Exhibitor/Sponsorship PDF Form