• 2015 Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference

    The 2015 Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference will be held July 13-15 at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina in San Diego, California. The conference is attended by some 600 judges and lawyers working in the federal courts of nine western states and two Pacific island jurisdictions. Authorized by federal statute, 28 USC ยง 333, the conference is convened to consider the business of the courts and advise means of improving the administration of justice. The conference offers a rich educational program for members of the federal bench and bar, and serves as the venue for various business meetings that advance the administration of the courts. Government funding allocated to the Ninth Circuit for the conference is used to provide the educational program and to conduct business meetings.