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IAKL 2014 ConferenceOctober 2-5, 2014

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IAKL and KALAGNY are co-hosting the 2014 International Association of Korean Lawyers' 22nd Annual Conference at Fordham University Law School from October 2-5, 2014.  The Conference will feature cutting-edge legal and educational programs, dinner events and exciting daytime activities in and around New York City.  We expect to have in attendance attorneys, judges, general counsels, law professors and many other legal and business professionals from the greater NY area and from around the world.


Click here to learn more about the Conference.


Click here to register for the various conference options and add-on items.  Early bird pricing available until August 15, 2014. 


Reserve here for special conference rates at the Hudson Hotel.


For sponsorship opportunities, click here.

To join the conference host committee, click here.

To learn more about IAKL, click here.

                                         



KALAGNY's FREE Claritas Investment Certificate Program Promotion




With the summer season coming to a close and millions of Americans young and old looking ahead to the new academic year, KALAGNY is excited to team up with the CFA Institute on a promotion where up to five (5) KALAGNY members can pursue the Claritas® Investment Certificate program (valued at $685).


This is a terrific opportunity for KALAGNY members to “go back to school” and obtain a solid foundation in finance administered by
 
CFA Institute, the world’s leading association of investment professionals.  This is the program that was recently endorsed by

Young Lee, CFA (2014 KALAGNY Trailblazer Honoree) and John Kim, CFA (2014 KALAGNY Keynote Speaker) at
KALAGNY’s 2014 Annual Dinner Gala. 


The Claritas® Investment Certificate Giveaway is open to ALL dues-paying KALAGNY members.

How to Apply

(Both of the Steps Below Must be Completed to be Eligible):


1. Send an email to kalagny@gmail.com with the subject line "CLARITAS" containing a short description in the body of how a foundation in finance would help you achieve your career goals and aspirations; and


2. Visit the CFA Institute’s website and complete the following form:
http://www.cfainstitute.org/programs/employer/claritas/Pages/get_more_information.aspx


Winners will receive a voucher that will allow the participant to register for the Claritas® Investment Certificate program at no cost. 


Winners will be notified by KALAGNY on a rolling basis over the next 6 months, so apply today!



Claritas® Investment Certificate Program at a Glance:

  • The Claritas® Investment Certificate program a self-study education program and exam designed to give anyone a clear understanding of the investment industry.
  • Requires 80-100 hours of study and generally can be completed within six months while working. 
  • Syllabus provides real-world scenarios and case studies via an interactive, mobile-friendly downloadable e-book.
  • The final two-hour exam is available at Pearson VUE test centers worldwide.
  • Upon completion, successful candidates earn a Claritas Investment Certificate.
  • Watch the two-minute introductory video for more information about this exciting program: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-XbhbnOe_g

Disclaimers:

Vouchers have no independent cash value, are not redeemable for cash, will not be replaced if lost or stolen, are non-transferable, and are not for resale. Vouchers will expire at the end of two years from the date of issuance.  If a voucher is not used to participate in the Claritas Program during the period in which it is effective, it will expire and will not be extended or replaced. Void where prohibited by law.

 


KALAGNY 2014 Gala




Our 28th Anniversary Gala was a great success!
To view photos, click here.




Recent Court Decision in Gingery v. City of Glendale

The Glendale Comfort Women Peace Monument


KALAGNY applauds the recent August 4, 2014 Decision of the Honorable Percy Anderson (US District Court, Central District of CA),
which dismissed in its entirety the recent lawsuit, Gingery, et al. v. City of Glendale, et al.
In the lawsuit, the plaintiffs challenged Glendale's decision to support the Comfort Woman Peace Monument in its local park in honor of the comfort women survivors.  In dismissing the plaintiffs' complaint, the Court ruled, among other things, that the plaintiffs did not have proper standing to bring the asserted claims and that the plaintiffs' claims failed to state cognizable causes of action.


To read the Decision, click here.


KALAGNY has played an integral part in the ongoing open discussion about this atrocity. We hope to educate our members and our community
so as to prevent any like incidents arising in the future.

 


                                     

 

 

 


KALAGNY Calendar


 

***August***


KALAGNY Joint Immigration Committee and Prosecutors Committee Meeting

August 26, 2014



*** September ***
                                         

KALAGNY Pro Bono Clinic

September 2, 2014

                     

KALAGNY Board Meeting
September 8, 2014


KALAGNY Flushing BBQ
September 29, 2014



*** October ***

IAKL Conference
October 2-5, 2014


KALAGNY Pro Bono Clinic

October  7, 2014


KALAGNY Executive Officers Meeting
October 13, 2014



*** November ***
                                         

KALAGNY Pro Bono Clinic

November 4, 2014

                     

KALAGNY Board Meeting
November 10, 2014



*** December ***
                                         

KALAGNY Pro Bono Clinic

December 2, 2014

                     

KALAGNY Executive Officers Meeting
December 8, 2014

                                     


    
All dates are subject to change. Contact 

your committee or program chair(s)

for up-to-date information.




Community Calendar


APALA-NJ 9th Annual Golf Classic

September 16, 2014 


AABANY 5th Annual Fall Conference

September 20, 2014


KCS 2014 Golf Classic

September 25, 2014


CAPABA Annual Dinner

October 2, 2014


APABA-PA Annual Banquet

October 24, 2014


NAPABA Annual Conference

November 6-9, 2014


KACF Annual Gala

November 12, 2014


KCS 41st Anniversary Gala
November 20, 2014




 





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