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June 27th, 2017 - Events, Featured Story, Front Page News, News

JABA YLG – Sayonara to Summer Mixer 7/13

  What: JABA YLG Sayonara to Summer When: Thursday, July 13, 6:30 p.m. Where: Blossom, 451 Gin Ling Way, Los Angeles, CA 90012 RSVP: info@jabaonline.org Come and join JABA Young Lawyers Group at Blossom in Chinatown to say Sayonara to Summer with delicious bites, drinks, and fantastic company!  JABA will cover food and drink on […]

June 22nd, 2017 - Events, Featured Story, Front Page News, News

JABA applauds U.S. Supreme Court Decision today in Maslenjak v. United States

This is a reassuring win for the immigration community and civil rights. Arturo Vargas, executive director of the NALEO Educational Fund, summarized impact of the Supreme Court decision perfectly: “We stand behind the highest court in America and our partners in celebrating that the freedoms of millions of hard-working immigrants have been protected. This decision will […]

JABA Applauds the CA Supreme Court Order Granting Sei Fujii’s Posthumous Admission to the California State Bar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   May 25, 2017 For More Information, Contact:   Mark Furuya, President info@jabaonline.org   JABA Applauds the California Supreme Court Order Granting Sei Fujii’s Posthumous Admission to the California State Bar  LOS ANGELES — The Japanese American Bar Association (JABA) applauds the California Supreme Court for recognizing the accomplishments of civil rights […]

Give Us Your Feedback: Membership Survey 2017

We know you have opinions (you are lawyers after all), and now we want to hear them! Whether you’re a former member or current member, tell us your opinion and what you like or don’t like about JABA. Tell us if you think we could be doing more, and if so, what you’d like to […]

[Albums] JABA 2017 Gala and Installation Dinner Photos!

Having JABA Gala withdrawal? No worries! Missed seeing your friends? No problem! Click the links below to view the JABA 2017 Gala and Installation Dinner photos in their entirety and relive the moments! 1 of 3 https://goo.gl/photos/USDdXVTzGx9EKhV87 2 of 3 https://goo.gl/photos/oM6SEDG7rjNXezND8 3 of 3 https://goo.gl/photos/ahFbXNyidV1gcCiNA

JABA in the Media: Interview with Mark Furuya

Tune in tomorrow (March 10) at 5:30 p.m. at 88.9 FM (KUCI) to listen to JABA President Mark Furuya talk about JABA and what JABA has in store for 2017. You can also stream the interview live at http://www.kuci.org/stream.html

JABA Congratulates all of the Honorees at the 41st Installation and Awards Gala!

The Japanese American Bar Association (JABA) congratulates and thanks ACLU President Susan N. Herman, NFL Super Bowl Champion Mr. Scott Fujita, and Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. on their passion, dedication, and achievement for creating a diverse community. Your message on Inclusion, Power of Story, and Advocacy will forever be in our hearts. JABA President Mark Furuya, President-Elect Ryan Iwasaka, […]

Free Admission for JABA Members – JANM Instructions to All Persons exhibit

  JABA is a proud associate sponsor of the Japanese American National Museum’s Instructions to All Persons: Reflections on Executive Order 9066 exhibiting from February 18 through August 13, 2017.  The exhibition will include two pages of the original Executive Order 9066 and the original Presidential Proclamation 2537, a key precursor to Executive Order 9066 […]

JABA’s 41st Annual Installation and Awards Gala – Friday, March 3, 2017

JABA’s 41st Annual Installation and Awards Gala POWER OF DIVERSITY Omni Hotel Los Angeles, March 3, 2017 6:00 pm No-Host Reception 7:00 pm Dinner JABA is pleased to announce that ACLU President, Susan Herman will be the recipient of the Distinguished Leadership Award and keynote speaker for JABA’s 41st Annual Installation and Awards Gala on […]

JABA Applauds Federal Judiciary Response to President’s Executive Order

For Immediate Release February 9, 2017 For More Information, Contact: Mark Furuya, President info@jabaonline.org JABA Applauds Federal Judiciary Response to President’s Executive Order LOS ANGELES — The Japanese American Bar Association (JABA) strongly supports the rule of law and the protection of civil rights over prejudice and discrimination. JABA commends U.S. District Court Judge James […]