2017 ANA/BAA Marketing Law Conference

The 2017 ANA/BAA 39th Marketing Law Conference: Breakthrough: Business & Compliance Strategies for a Dynamic World, at the Downtown Chicago Marriott, Nov. 13-15, 2017 builds on the tradition as the broadest marketing advertising and privacy law, conference with deep practical legal content, fruitful networking and major CLE credits. Deep dives into all aspects of Marketing and Advertising Law, Social and Digital Media; IP and Privacy, FTC, State A.G. and self-regulation (NAD, CARU), Lanham Act, Class Actions, with many new sessions to be added; Hear from 135 of the nation's leading inside and outside counsel and federal, state and self-regulatory officials. In 2016 there were 730 attendees with over 210 major brands present. Keynote: Thomas Pahl, Acting Director of the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection.

Law Conference Co-Chairs: Cisca Brouwer, Associate General Counsel, Snapchat; Amanda Conti-Duhaime, Lead Counsel, Advertising, Marketing, and Promotion, Fiat-Chrysler; Doron Goldstein, Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP; and Brent Sanders, Associate General Counsel, Microsoft

Brands speaking to date include: Fiat-Chrysler, Snapchat, Citibank, Coca-Cola, Facebook, Google, Jetblue, Mastercard, Microsoft, Netflix, McDonald’s, Sony, Cablevision/Altria, Mondelez, Twitter, Whole Foods and many more to be announced!

Sponsorship opportunities for this year's Law Conference - contact Ed Kabak at 646-708-8122 or ekabak@ana.net

Are you interested in furthering your career, building your network of professionals, strengthening your leadership skills and hearing from some of the greatest minds in advertising law today? If so, become a volunteer at the 2017 ANA/BAA Marketing Law Conference and in return for your time (Approx. 10 hours over 2 days) you will receive a complimentary pass to the event (hotel accommodations are not included). We are looking for approximately 7 volunteers to help with registration/check-in, seating and sponsorship deliverables. If you are interested, please email registration@ana.net for more details. 


Start: Monday, November 13, 2017 at 3:00pm

End: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 12:00pm


Marriott Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile
540 N Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

The ANA has negotiated a special room rate of $309/night. In order to use the ANA rate, you must be registered to attend the conference. A reservation link will be provided under the "Important Information" section of your conference registration confirmation email. The cut-off date is Friday, October 20 2017, after which prevailing rates apply.

Registration Pricing

Early-bird pricing is in effect through 09/18/2017
ANA Associate Gold Associate Silver Associate Individual Non Member
Conference Registration ANA $1,795 Associate Gold $1,795 Associate Silver $1,995 Associate Individual $2,195 Non Member $2,195
Registrant Events
Add Binder (All registrants will receive conference materials on a flash drive. For an additional cost, you have the option to add a printed binder. Binder can be shipped directly to the registrant’s home or office or picked up onsite at the conference.) ANA $100 Associate Gold $100 Associate Silver $100 Associate Individual $100 Non Member $100


Agenda to Come!

Cancellation Policy and Notes

Single ANA member and non-member conference registrations can be cancelled in writing only via email (registration@ana.net). Phone cancellations are not accepted. A 50% refund will be granted, if written request for cancellation is received by email 60 calendar days before the conference start date. No refunds will be granted for any cancellations received less than 60 days out or for 'no shows.' Corporate packages are not eligible for cancelation. Unused registrations/applications have no monetary value and cannot be credited to future years or events. ANA will not issue refunds or credits due to failure to redeem a discount coupon during the registration process. A $125 processing fee will be assessed to change the name on a registration. Hotel room cancellations must be sent directly to the hotel. Please contact the hotel for further details.

     1. The conference agenda is subject to change.
     2. A portion of your guest room rate will be used to offset conference costs.
     3. ANA accepts no responsibility for the loss of, or damage to, personal property.
     4. Registrations received after two weeks prior to the conference may not be included in the attendee list.