The conference is open to members of the Society for Empirical Legal Studies (SELS) and to invited guests. SELS membership is available to anyone by payment of dues in the amount of $60 (less for students). Information about membership and how to pay dues is available at: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com
Payment of SELS membership dues covers all regular conference activities including all meals, receptions, and refreshments. Membership in SELS includes a subscription to the Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, with electronic access to all available content as long as membership is maintained.
As a general rule the conference organizers will not be reimbursing expenses such as hotel and travel costs.