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The 125th IPLAC Annual Dinner Honoring the Federal Judiciary
Thursday, October 17, 2019, 5:15 PM - 10:00 PM CDT
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The 125th IPLAC Annual Dinner Honoring the Federal Judiciary
Thursday, October 17, 2019
The Standard Club of Chicago
 

Dear IPLAC Member:

We are pleased to announce the details for our Annual Dinner Honoring the Federal Judiciary.  This year the Dinner will take place on Thursday, October 17, 2019. The Dinner will be held at The Standard Club, in Chicago, Illinois.  The evening will begin with a cocktail reception at 5:15 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:15 p.m. As always, this year’s event promises to be an exceptionally fun and entertaining evening and is a great opportunity to treat your clients and colleagues to an enjoyable evening.

Please read below to learn more details about this event and how to reserve your place at dinner.

Distinguished Judicial Service Award

We will be awarding the Honorable Magistrate Judge Sidney Schenkier of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois the IPLAC Distinguished Judicial Service Award.


After Dinner Get-Together

After dinner, we will have our usual get-together with music, cocktails and a wonderful dessert table.


Sponsorships

As in past years, IPLAC offers law firms and other organizations the opportunity to become a dinner sponsor. This will be IPLAC’s 125th Annual Judges’ Dinner – a long tradition for which we all should be proud. For the modest fees listed below, sponsors can show their support for IPLAC by helping to underwrite some of its expenses towards hosting the dinner. In return for their financial contribution, sponsors will receive the following benefits:


WINE SPONSOR--$3,800.00 (One sponsor only and first to request) 

  • Recognition in the dinner program brochure
  • Recognition at each table as the sponsor of the wine
  • Recognition by the IPLAC president during the dinner program
  • A preferred dinner table location
  • A member of the judiciary or honored guest seated with you at your table
  • Recognition on a sign at the door of the event
  • Recognition on a sign at the IPLAC Symposium
  • Two complimentary registrations for the IPLAC Symposium

GOLD LEVEL--$3,000.00

  • Recognition in the dinner program brochure
  • Recognition by the IPLAC president during the dinner program
  • A preferred dinner table location
  • A member of the judiciary or honored guest seated with you at your table
  • Recognition on a sign at the door of the event
  • Recognition on a sign at the IPLAC Symposium
  • Two complimentary registrations for the IPLAC Symposium 

SILVER LEVEL--$2,000.00

  • Recognition in the dinner program brochure
  • Recognition by the IPLAC president during the dinner program
  • A preferred dinner table location
  • A member of the judiciary or honored guest seated with you at your table (depending upon number of sponsors and number of judges and honored guests in attendance)
  • Recognition on a sign at the door of the event
  • One complimentary registration for the IPLAC Symposium 

DESSERT TABLE--$1,500.00 (One sponsor only and first to request)

  • Recognition in the dinner program brochure
  • Recognition by the IPLAC president during the dinner program
  • Recognition on a sign at the door of the event
  • Recognition on a sign at the dessert table

AFTER DINNER CORDIALS--$1,500.00 (One sponsor only and first to request) 

  • Recognition in the dinner program brochure
  • Recognition by the IPLAC president during the dinner program
  • Recognition on a sign at the door of the event
  • Recognition on a sign in the room

MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT--$1,500.00 (One sponsor only and first to request) 

  • Recognition in the dinner program brochure
  • Recognition by the IPLAC president during the dinner program
  • Recognition on a sign at the door of the event
  • Recognition on a sign in the room

Sponsors must SEPARATELY purchase tickets for the event or a table for themselves and their guests, in addition to sponsorshipTo reserve a dinner table, sponsors must also submit a table reservation using the attached table reservation form or reserving a table via this link.

To become an IPLAC sponsor for the Judges’ Dinner, please complete and submit the attached sponsorship contract.

Table Reservations 

Sponsors and non-sponsoring firms, organizations or individuals may reserve a table for themselves and their guests in advance of the dinner.  Tables will be reserved on a first-come, first-serve basis, although sponsors will have priority for preferred locations.  Each table accommodates 10 persons. As a reminder to Wine, Gold, and Silver level sponsors, please remember to accommodate within your table headcount of 10 the member of the judiciary or honored guest that is to be seated with you. 

Advance payment for an entire table of 10 is required to hold a reservation.  Please send your payment with the attached table reservation form if you wish to reserve a table.  You may also reserve a table on the IPLAC website

Individual Reservations

All individuals are welcome to the Dinner.  This is not only a pleasant evening, but an opportunity to network with your fellow IP lawyers and judges.  Please complete and return the attached individual reservation form to reserve your place.  You may also make and pay for your individual reservation online.


Dinner Prices

The prices below include the open bar cocktail reception, dinner, and entertainment.  Valet parking for a fee is available at The Standard Club of Chicago.


IPLAC and Non-IPLAC members--$198.00 per person
Government and Academic--$168.00 per person
Student--$118.00
Table of Ten: $1980.00 (Additional persons, up to two per table, must be paid for at $198.00 per person)

Schedule

All events associated with the IPLAC 125th Annual Judges’ Dinner will be held on Thursday, October 17, 2019, The Standard Club, 320 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL, 60604.


Time - Event 

5:15 p.m. Cocktail Reception

6:15 p.m. Dinner
7:45 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Dessert, Cordials, Entertainment

  • MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2019
  • BECOME A SPONSOR
  • SEND IN YOUR TABLE RESERVATION AS SOON AS POSSIBLE TO SAVE YOUR PLACE AT THIS YEAR’S EVENT!