May 25 | 12:00 pm (ET)
AABANY Presents: The Fight Against Asian Hate and Violence
Find out how lawyers and law firms can help to combat hate, assist victims, and drive change in our justice system. Go HERE
to see the flyer for details and register.
May 25 | 12:00 pm (ET)
Dignity Rights in Asia: Humanitarian Toll of Economic Sanctions
Dignity Rights emphasizes the foundational role of human dignity in actualizing a robust and just rule of law. A panel of legal experts, academics, and activists address the nexus of international human rights, social justice, and economic sanctions. Go HERE
to read about this program and to register.
May 25 | 12:00 pm (CDT)
HNBA/VIA: Profiles in Excellence: Judge Juan F. Vasquez
Celebrating the launch of the new biography of US Tax Court Judge Juan F. Vasquez, Sr. The biography is co-authored by his wife Teresa Vasquez and published by the ABA Tax Section. The panel discussion will focus on stories and lessons chronicled in the book. Go HERE
to register for the program.
May 26 | 5:00 pm
APABA: More Than Meets The Eye: How Gender And Sex Intersect With Racialized Violence Against Asian Americans
for more information and register for this program.
May 27 | 2:15 pm (CDT)
Fil-Ams on the Bench: Celebrating Fil-Am Judicial Officers in Southern CA
Featuring judicial officers serving in the Los Angeles, Orange County, Ventura, San Bernardino, and San Diego Superior Courts and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the panel will address their roads to the bench, what practitioners should know about the judiciary, and advice to students and young lawyers. Go HERE
to RSVP and read more about htis program.
June 2 | 12:00 pm (CDT)
HNBA/VIA: Leadership Strategies for High Achieving Women
Learn to communicate with confidence both upward and across your organization. Explore ways to increase your visibility and establish your reputation as a leader. Go HERE
to RSVP for this program.
June 2 | 5:00 pm
Confronting Chaos, Embracing Conflict: Building Collaboration to Achieve Settlement in the Asia Pacific Region and Beyond (Webinar 3 of 7)
Join JAMS, the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), the International Association of Lawyers (UIA), the Weinstein International Foundation, and an expert panel of legal and business leaders for the third installment of our Global Webinar Series Confronting Chaos, Embracing Conflict, with a focus on the Asia Pacific Region. This program will explore the opportunities, challenges, and trends supporting collaborative dispute resolution and management within the context of regional trade relationships, evolving ADR mechanisms, and institutional developments in the region. Go HERE
to read about the program.
June 3 | 1:00 pm
CELA: Empowering Attorneys to Fight Against Hate
A two-part roundtable discussion addressing the rising tide of hate and violence against AAPIs and what we can do as employment attorneys to combat racism. Go HERE
to read about the program and to register.
June 3 | 4:00 pm
OCBA Racial Justice Task Force: Examining the Racial Wealth Gap
Stark Differences: A Conversation with UCI Law Professor Mehrsa Baradaran on the Wealth Gap Between Blacks and Whites in America. Go HERE
to view the event flyer.
June 3 | 6:00 pm
Langston & BWL Free Bar Prep Seminar.
June 8 | 5:30 pm
KABA & SCCLA: Mock Interview Program
As law students gear up for on-campus recruitment/interviewing (OCR/OCI) and other interviews, many of which will likely be via video conference. Seeking practicing attorneys in the L.A./Southern California region to conduct virtual mock interviews from June to July, and (2) encouraging law students to participate as interviewees. To kick off the program, there will be a virtual panel event on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 from 5:30pm-6:30pm, where KABA and SCCLA attorneys will share with law students their insight and tips on the interview process. Go HERE
for more information.
June 8 | 6:00 pm
TMBA: Justice Series: Know Your Rights
Patient Rights and Responsibilities. Go HERE
to read about the program. Presented by Yemi Adeyanju, Esq.
June 8 | 6:00 pm
OCWLA: Delicious Dessert Dipping Event
for more information. Register by May 24th.