Duty of Care

DSA will continue to practice measures for attendee safety based on guidance from national, local, and Westin Crystal City officials.

Westin COVID-19 Update

In response to the dynamic COVID-19 situation, the Westin Crystal City has implemented new guidance, procedures, and practices for guests. To view current guidelines and Marriott’s “Commitment to Clean” details, visit here: https://whattoexpect.marriott.com/waswi

DSA COVID-19 Update

DSA considers the safety of all those onsite at DSA Legal and Regulatory Seminar as its top priority and will implement these measures:


  • Attendees will self-monitor daily for symptoms and if their temperature is over 100, attendees will stay in their room and contact a health care provider.


  • Masks are not required for fully vaccinated individuals at the time of this posting
  • Masks are strongly encouraged


By attending the DSA Legal and Regulatory Conference 2021, you agree to abide by and engage in certain health-and-safety-beneficial conduct while attending the event. This includes, but is not limited to, self-monitoring daily temperatures, wearing a mask in public areas, engaging in appropriate physical distancing, and not attending an event if you are ill or have been recently exposed to  COVID-19.


DSA will report any major transportation or travel announcements that impact this event on its website.

To see what action TSA is taking in response to COVID-19, go here.

To see what major US airlines are doing in response to COVID-19, visit their websites:


These requirements are subject to change.