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[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 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 […]

Town Hall Event: What Makes American Great Again?

JABA is part of the Los Angeles Minority Bar Association coalition presenting a town hall discussion on “What Makes America Great Again” on Thursday, February 9, 2017 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm at Loyola Law School at 919 Albany St., Los Angeles CA 90015. The event will be moderated by former California State Bar […]

JABA YLG Shinnenkai at Honda Ya Izakaya!

  Hello JABA members! JABA’s Young Lawyer’s Group invites you to celebrate the New Year at its annual Shinnenkai on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at Honda Ya Izakaya in Little Tokyo (333 Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013). Dinner is free for current JABA members; $20 for non-JABA members. RSVP required by […]

San Diego Committee’s New Year Ozoni Celebration

Please join the JABA San Diego Committee and the San Diego Chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League to celebrate the New Year with an ozoni and namasu cooking demonstration with Mineko Moreno, co-author of “Sushi for Dummies.” When: Sunday, January 15, 2017 2:30PM-4:30PM Where: Taiwanese American Community Center 7838 Wilkerson Court San Diego, CA […]

[SAVE THE DATE] JABA’s 41st Annual Installation and Awards Gala – Friday, March 3, 2017

JABA is excited to announce that JABA’s 41st Annual Installation and Awards Gala will be held on Friday, March 3, 2017 at the Omni Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. Speakers and honorees so far include NFL Super Bowl Champion and Activist Scott Fujita and Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.  Some 600 attorneys, judges, law students, elected officials, executives, family, and friends attended […]

JABA Statement on 2016 Presidential Election

  The Japanese American Bar Association respectfully acknowledges President-Elect Donald Trump and Vice President-Elect Mike Pence on their election to our nation’s highest offices, and we offer our support in promoting the fair, just, and equal application of the rule of law for all us.  As President Obama and Secretary Clinton have reminded us, no […]