events/news + affiliate happenings
Congratulations to recent judicial endorsee and NAPABA Best Under 40 nominee/winner, Vib Mittal, on his appointment to the OC Superior Court!

The Judicial Diversity Summit has been held every five years since 2006 to assess the efforts to increase judicial diversity in California, and to make recommendations for future activities and initiatives to diversify the judiciary. This year the summit will be virtual and held on three Tuesday evenings - September 14, 21 and 28.

In advance of the NCVAA 2021 Virtual Conference, there is a virtual mixer with fun activities in celebration of Tết Trung Thu.
Tuesday, September 21 | 5:00 PT

September 22 | 12:15-1:15 pm

1 hour of Elimination of Bias CLE
Wednesday, September 22 | 5:30-7:00 pm

Now through Thursday, September 23 @ 7:45 pm

Blackjack and poker with live dealers, mixology, trivia and networking via Zoom
Thursday, September 23 @ 5:30 pm | Casino Games 6:00-7:30 pm

California Lawyers Association's virtual three-day event is only $190 with 22.5 Hours MCLE; includes Legal Ethics, Competence Issues, Elimination of Bias, and Legal Specialization in Criminal Law, Appellate Law, Legal Malpractice, Family Law, Immigration and Nationality Law, and Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law.

Reserve your seat for the September 24 conference to learn about the core civil rights issues facing Sikhs and other minority groups in the last 20 years.
Friday, September 24 | 11:00 am - 5 pm ET

This year's conference topic will center on the rise of AAPI violence and hate against the AAPI community.
Saturday, September 25 @ 10:00 am PT

1.5 Hours Bias Specialty Credit
Thursday, September 30 | 12-1:30 pm

[IN PERSON] Panel discussion moderated by the Honorable André Birotte Jr. followed by Q&A. RSVPs required as space will be limited due to social distancing requirements
Thursday, September 30 | 5:30-6:30 pm

Thursday, October 7 @ 6:00 pm

Free live-streamed virtual program for the general public (Thursday in-person event by invitation)
Friday, October 22, 2021 | 5:00 pm

[IN PERSON] The OCBA Charitable Fund invites you to attend this popular wine tasting and charity awards benefit. Proceeds from the event will be used to fund donations to various law-related charities in the Orange County community.
Thursday, October 28 | 6:00-9:00 pm

[IN PERSON] Honoring Seung Baik, President of Hexagon Agility and Angie Kang Park, Deputy Chief Counsel at Hulu
Thursday, November 4 | 6:00-9:00 pm

Monday, November 8 | 5:30-9:00 pm

[IN PERSON & VIRTUAL] Early registration ends September 20th at 11:59 pm ET after which time the price increases $150. If you purchase full Convention admission, you will also receive access to on-demand content. Or you can purchase an on-demand pass if you cannot attend the Convention in-person.
Thursday, December 9 @ 12:30 pm - Sunday, December 12 @ 11 am

May 26-30, 2022 ($200 DEPOSIT REQUIRED BY 11/5/21)