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sexual assault cases in the wake of the highly charged #metoo movement. Besides networking and learning the nuts and bolts of mass torts, the conference also gives attorneys a chance to discuss other issues that impact the industry, like the landscape at the American Association of Justice and the changing role of women in legal leadership positions. The most recent inductees were also welcomed into the 2018 Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame during a special induction ceremony luncheon. The Las Vegas 2018 inductees included Elizabeth Cabraser, Gary Douglas, Robert Mongeluzzi, Hezekiah Sistrunk, and John Eddie Williams, Jr. Also, longtime comedian, actor, and talk show host Whoopi Goldberg kept everyone laughing at a comedy show held after the evening’s cocktail reception. 18 x The Trial Lawyer If you missed out on the spring seminar, there is still plenty of time to register for the fall 2018 MTMP conference at the Bellagio in Las Vegas from October 3–5. With a special performance by comedian Jim Gaffigan and two-time Super Bowl champion Peyton Manning speaking at the Thursday luncheon, the Fall 2018 seminar is certain to educate, inspire, and entertain all who attend. You can get all of the information and sign up for the fall seminar online at MTMP.com. Members of the National Trial Lawyers receive a $300 discount on registration — email Hope Crew at Hcrew@TheNTL.Org for the code. If you’re not a member of NTL, the Early Bird Discount of $200 expires June 27 — the code is earlyf18.