November 10, 2018: CABA Co-Hosts Special Screening of “Abacus: Small Enough to Jail” (Event Recap.)

On Saturday, November 10, 2018, the Chinese American Bar Association, along with the Chinese American Citizens Alliance and the Chinese American Museum of Chicago co-hosted a special screening of “Abacus: Small Enough to Jail.” Abacus Federal Savings Bank was the only U.S. bank indicted for mortgage fraud related to the …

November 10, 2018 (2-4PM): CABA Co-Hosts a Special Screening of “Abacus: Small Enough to Jail”

In conjunction with NAPABA Convention 2018, CABA will be co-hosting a showing of Abacus: Small Enough to Jail, featuring attendance by Produce Mark Mitten and Director Steve James, and discussion with members of the Sung Family.” The event is FREE, but please note that an RSVP is required at: bit.ly/2QaIrM1 …

October 11, 2018: CABA Installation Gala (Recap.)

On October 11, 2018, CABA hosted its Annual Installation Gala at McAndrews Held & Malloy. Sharon Hwang was presented with the Laura C. Liu Lifetime Achievement Award; Tuyet Le was presented with the Distinguished Service in Law Award; and Jeffrey Koh was presented with the Presidential Leadership Award. The Honorable …

August 7, 2018: Legal Malpractice Pitfalls and Ethical Traps CLE (Event Recap.)

On August 7, 2018, the Chinese American Bar Association of Greater Chicago (“CABA”) and the Chicago Committee of the Japanese American Bar Association (“JABA”) presented a legal malpractice panel focusing on legal malpractice pitfalls and ethical traps. Topics covered included: attorney competence; statute of limitations; handling of client funds; client …