2018 Attendance Planning

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Early Information

Registration Fees

The registration for 2018 Toronto Meeting will open on Feb 1st.

(Feb 1 - Feb 28)
(Mar 1 - May 4)
(May 5 - onsite)
LSA and CLSA members $220 $250 $280
Non-members $360 $390 $420
Student $105 $115 $125

Refunds: 50% until April 1, no refunds after April 1

If you plan on registering at the member price and have not yet purchased your 2018 membership, please do so prior to registering for the meeting. You will need to login again, in order to be recognized as a member. Get more information and purchase your 2018 membership.

Conference Location

Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
123 Queen Street West 
Toronto, Ontario M5H 2M9
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Hotel Rates Info:
Single: $199
Double $199
Triple: $229
Quad: $259

Rates do not not include applicable taxes and fees, currently 13% HST and 2.66% DMP. Hotel rate includes complimentary internet access in all attendee guest rooms.


The Law and Society Association values the inclusion of persons with disabilities in its membership, its activities, and its governance. It is the policy of the LSA that persons with disabilities should participate as fully as other members in the Association in all LSA activities, including in particular annual meetings, committees, Graduate Student Workshops and Early Career Workshops. The LSA will make all feasible efforts to accommodate members with disabilities and to remain responsive to the needs of our members who have disabilities.

[Statement adopted by the LSA Board of Trustees, June 4, 2003]

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Child Care

LSA grants for up to $300 per family will be available for child care costs incurred because of attending the meeting. Allowable expenses include costs not previously covered, such as extra expenses at home if the child does not travel to the meeting city or for travel expenses for a caregiver to accompany the attendee and child to the meeting city.

The application period is from February 1 to March 2, 2018.

Get more information about the Child Care Grant


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