Upcoming events

    • August 07, 2019
    • 1:00 PM
    • August 10, 2019
    • 12:30 PM
    • Hotel InterContinental Mark Hopkins, San Francisco

    NOBC 2019 Annual Meeting

    San Francisco, California
    August 7-10, 2019

    Click here to download the registration brochure

    You'll leave your heart in San Francisco! The NOBC Program Committee welcomes you to our Annual Meeting in the city of hills and cable cars! The city is home to a little bit of everything. There is something for everyone to do in this spot where the Golden Gate welcomes all! 

    Hotel Information
    999 California Street
    San Francisco, CA 94108
    Phone: 415-392-3434

    NOBC has negotiated a special rate of $299 per evening plus taxes. To reserve your room online, click here!  This rate is active until the NOBC room block is filled.

    Beware of Fraudulent Housing Claims: Make all housing reservations through the InterContinental Mark Hopkins. There are fraudulent companies that will try to present themselves as official partners of NOBC 2019 and offer you a room or services that might not be guaranteed, available or will take your deposit. Do not book with them.

    Registration Rates

    NOBC Member: $550 earlybird/$560 regular
    Emeritus Registration - NO CLE: $515 earlybird/$525 regular
    Full Guest (includes Networking Event and group breakfasts): $155
    Thursday Networking Event Only Guest: $100


    Are you interested in attending this special session? Details and registration is available by clicking here.


    CLE accreditation will be applied for by NOBC. Details and forms will be available at the meeting. CLE forms must be turned in at the meeting to receive CLE credit.

    Conference registrants canceling their registration on or before July 19, 2019 will receive a refund of the conference registration fee, less a $50 administrative fee.   Written cancellations received after July 19, 2019 will receive a refund equal to 50% of the registration fee.  Please submit notice of cancellation via email to: info@NOBC.org.

    • August 09, 2019
    • InterContinental Mark Hopkins, San Francisco

    Special Offer for NOBC Annual Meeting Registrants:

    Appellate Skills Training

    Friday afternoon, August 9, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
    (during the NOBC Annual Meeting)


    Price: $50 per person

    Take advantage of this great opportunity! Participants will be divided into two groups: regulatory counsel and respondents. Each participant will be allowed to make a 20-minute argument (including rebuttal). The judges will then offer critique. Materials will be provided in advance of the training.

    • October 21, 2019
    • October 25, 2019
    • Sheraton Suites Chicago O'Hare


    32 participants will be immersed in a mock disciplinary case learning, refining and improving their trial skills.

    Staffed by fellow, experienced NOBC members, many of whom have been trained to train, the participants will work in a “hands-on” learning environment on:

    Case Strategy and Development
    • Opening Statements
    Direct and Cross Examination of Fact Witnesses
    Preparing and Examining Expert Witnesses
    • Introducing documentary evidence, including Social Media Evidence
    Making and Responding to Objections
    • Impeachment
    • Closing Arguments
    • The week will culminate in a trial where participants will either present the case on behalf of Regu
    latory Counsel or defend on behalf of the Respondent.


    Registration is $1,300 per participant which includes the course materials, a welcome reception on the 21st, breakfast and lunch on the 22nd, 23rd, 24th, and breakfast on the 25th, daily snacks and beverages and, best of all, new, refined and improved trial skills to apply to disciplinary matters back home.

    Hotel Reservations:
    Sheraton Chicago O’Hare
    6501 Mannheim Road
    Rosemont, IL 60018
    Phone: 847.699.6300

    Rooms for participants will be $185 per night and because the training takes place on-site, transportation costs should be minimal. Click here to make your hotel reservations.

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