CAPABA proudly announces the confirmation of Michael Wu as Judge of the Connecticut Superior Court. Governor Malloy made the nomination on April 16, and the nomination was confirmed by the House and Senate last week. Congratulations, Judge Wu!
CAPABA is excited to announce that Hon. Theodore Chuang, USDC for the District of Maryland, will be the lunch plenary speaker during the NAPABA Northeast Regional Conference, hosted by CAPABA, at Mohegan Sun, June 8-10, 2018! Check out the other Featured Events, and remember to Register for and/or Sponsor the Conference!
CAPABA is excited to announce that Sandra Leung, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., will be the keynote speaker at CAPABA’s 18th Annual Dinner during the NAPABA Northeast Regional Conference, hosted by CAPABA, at Mohegan Sun, June 8-10, 2018! Check out the other Featured Events, and remember to Register for and/or Sponsor the Conference!
Jay Hirabayashi, Holly Yasui, and Karen Korematsu, the children of Gordon K. Hirabayashi, Minoru Yasui, and Fred T. Korematsu, who were among the 120,000 Japanese Americans forcibly removed from their homes and interned during World II, and StopRepeatingHistory.org invite you to support their Call To Action to reject the shameful legacy of Japanese American incarceration and call upon the U.S. Supreme Court to fulfill its role as defender of the Constitution.
To learn more and to sign on to the Call to Action, click here.
A scholarship fund has been established in honor of Han C. Choi, a NAPABA trailblazer, mentor, leader and someone who embodies grit and courage. The scholarship will be administered by the NAPABA Law Foundation (NLF). If you would like to donate to the fund, please click here.
Registration is now open for the NAPABA Southeast Regional Conference hosted by the Georgia Asian Pacific American Bar Association (GAPABA) on April 12-13, 2018, in Atlanta, GA. More information and registration can be found here.
CAPABA congratulates Ingrid Festin, CAPABA Board Member, on her new role as Appellate Counsel for AppealTech!
By now you should’ve received an email with a code and instructions to renew/sign-up for NAPABA Affiliate Membership. Current dues-paying members of CAPABA receive complimentary affiliate membership with NAPABA (affiliate membership is otherwise $100/year).
If you didn’t receive an email, be sure to check whether your dues are current. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about your membership status.
Registration for NAPABA’s Annual Lobby Day, May 7-8, 2018, Washington, D.C., is now open.
Lobby Day is an opportunity for NAPABA members to educate members of Congress and Congressional staffers on issues of importance to the APA community.
For more information, including the full schedule, and to register, click here.