Asian/Pacific Bar Association of SacramentoThe objective of the Asian/Pacific Bar Association of Sacramento (ABAS) is to foster the exchange of ideas and promote the professional growth of the members of the Association; to provide an opportunity for fellowship among the Association's members; to provide service to the general and local community; to develop and encourage cooperation with other organizations of minority attorneys; and to provide a vehicle and forum for the unified expression of opinions and positions by the Association upon current social, political, economic, legal or other matters or events of concern to the members of the Association.
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VABANC is accepting applications for its 2013 Scholarship Awards. VABANC has historically recognized students who have demonstrated a commitment to serving the needs of the Vietnamese-American or Vietnamese community by awarding 2 scholarships of at least $1,000 each. Priority will be … Continue reading
Join ABAS at our next monthly happy hour on Wednesday, March 6. We’ll be at Hook & Ladder, 1630 S Street, at 5:30. Bring yourself and friends!
Please join ABAS at our first monthly happy hour for 2013 at LowBrau (1050 20th Street, MARRS building) on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. Come out to mix, mingle, relax, and enjoy good food and drinks!
Please enjoy the January 2013 edition of Nota Bene! Included in this edition is a recap of ABAS’ participation at the 24th Annual National Asian Pacific American Bar Association’s Annual Convention, where ABAS received the 2012 Affiliate of the Year Award, a profile … Continue reading
ABAS is proud to sponsor the Fred T. Korematsu Institute for Civil Rights and Education’s Korematsu Day on January 27, 2013. The Institute will honor 16 American civil rights heroes who’ve been long overlooked. This will be a historic gathering … Continue reading
NAPABA will be recommending candidates for appointments to committes, commissions, and other ABA entities for the upcoming bar year. To be considered for NAPABA’s endorsement, submit a request to NAPABA by February 11, 2013, 12:00 p.m. EST. For more information: http://napaba.org/napaba/showpage.asp?code=aba-appointments2013.
Sacramento Asian/Pacific Islander community leaders will have an opportunity to meet with local law enforcement to discuss human trafficking of API women in local massage parlors and brothels on Wednesday, January 23, 2013, from 5:30-7:30 at the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department Central … Continue reading
Please join us at our first membership mixer and event of the year! The mixer will be on Thursday, January 10, 2013, at Frank Fat’s (806 L Street) at 5:30 p.m. The mixer is free for members (including those who join or … Continue reading
Now is the time to either join ABAS or renew your membership! New for 2013 – renew or join online. Just click here!
A large contingent of ABAS attorneys and law students attended the 24th annual National Asian Pacific American Bar Association convention in Washington, D.C. from November 15th through 18th. ABAS Past President Hon. Danette “Dee” Brown received the Trailblazer award, and … Continue reading