June 20-21, 2018: 6th Annual Minority Bar CLE Conference with ISBA (Event Recap.)

This year, CABA once again participated in the ISBA’s Annual Minority Bar CLE Conference. CABA’s Panel, spearheaded by CABA Board Member Elaine Sit, concentrated on Elder Law and was titled, “Elder Law Issue Spotting and Best Practices in Guardianship Matters.” Moderator: Elaine C. Sit, Law Office of Elaine C. Sit, …

May 7-8, 2018: CABA Members Participate in NAPABA Lobby Day (Event Recap)

On May 7 and 8, CABA joined forces with other NAPABA members from across the country to inform members of Congress and their staffers on issues of importance to the Asian Pacific American community. This year, we discussed with Congressional members and staffers the Adoptee Citizenship Act of 2018 (S. …

May 17, 2018: CABA Board Member Elaine Sit to be Honored at Law & Disorder

Congratulations to long-time CABA Board Member Elaine Sit, who will be honored on May 17, 2018 for her dedication in providing pro bono services to low-income clients. Elaine is being honored for her outstanding work with the CVLS Chinatown Pro Bono Legal Clinic. Location: River Roast (315 N. LaSalle Street) …

April 27, 2018: “Development of Entertainment and Intellectual Property Law with respect to the US and Asia-Pacific Mini-Conference”

CABA is delighted to co-host, along with South Asian Bar Association of Chicago, FALA Chicago, Asian American Bar Association of Chicago, and Taipei Economic and Cultural Office: “Development of Entertainment and Intellectual Property Law with respect to the US and Asia-Pacific Mini-Conference”   The event will be primarily hosted by …

April 26, 2018: Legal Trends Panel on Technological Developments in the Law

Tickets: legaltrends.eventbrite.com Legal Trends Panel on Technological Developments in the Law Thursday April 26th, 6 – 8 PM Please join us for an exciting panel discussion on the legal trends likely to impact your practice. Catherine Sanders Reach – Digital Security Mobile exploits, Internet of Things, dangers, permissions and privacy …

Event Recap: Re-Enactment of Chy Lung v. Freeman (22 Lewd Chinese Women)

On March 20, 2018, CABA, in conjunction with Loyola University Chicago School of Law’s APALSA Chapter, presented a re-enactment of the first U.S. Supreme Court case involving a Chinese litigant. Actors and actresses consisted of practicing lawyers, sitting judges, law students, and members of the Chinese American community. Over 100 …