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December 4, 2014


KALAGNY's 2014 Annual Holiday Party
December 16, 2014, 7-9pm

 

KALAGNY is excited to explore a new venue this year. Suite 36 is located at 16 West 36th Street, NYC.
Come join us for 2 hours of open bar (featuring beer, wine and limited well drinks) and food platters.

Space is limited and will be first come first served with priority given to KALAGNY dues-paid members. RSVP is required. We will not admit anyone at the door without a confirmed RSVP. Admission is complimentary for KALAGNY dues-paid members. All others, a prepaid admission fee of $30.00 is required. You will be contacted by separate email after you RSVP and after we confirm your membership status.


We look forward to seeing you soon!  To RSVP, click here. To join KALAGNY, click here. To attend as a non-dues paying member, please email kalagny@gmail.com for details on remitting payment.


Save the Date for KALAGNY's 29th Anniversary Gala
Wednesday, June 10, 2015

 

Please save Wednesday, June 10, 2015 for our 29th Anniversary Gala at Capitale in the Bowery. **To join the 2015 Gala Committee, sign up here.


KALAGNY's FREE Claritas Investment Certificate Program Promotion


For more information or to apply, click here.


KALAGNY Monthly Pro Bono Clinic


Our monthly pro bono clinics are held in Manhattan and Flushing on the First Tuesday of
every month, 7-9pm.  Please spread the word to your family, friends and neighbors in need of legal counsel.


Manhattan @ Korean American Association of Greater New York ("KAAGNY")
149 West 24th Street, 6th Floor, NYC (between 6th and 7th Avenues) (map)


Flushing
@ Korean Community Services of Metropolitan New York ("KCS")

35-56 159th Street, Flushing (map).
The KCS office is located a couple blocks away from the LIRR's Broadway stop.


KALAGNY, MinKwon & AABANY:
Pro Bono DACA Renewal Clinics

If you wish to volunteer, click here.

 

MAKE KALAGNY YOUR KALAGNY
Join KALAGNY Today


KALAGNY has numerous programs and activities. There is something for everyone.
Check out what we have been up toJoin today.


Job Announcements

 

All Job Postings - Check Out New Postings!

Click here to view our latest job postings.
Note: you must be a dues-paying KALAGNY member to access the member's only-section of our website that includes our job postings.

In The News!

KAAGNY Seeking Nominations for "The Person of the Year" Award


The Korean American Association of Greater New York (KAAGNY) is now accepting nominations for
"The Person of the Year" award.  Nominees who are not selected for this award will be considered for several other awards, if applicable.  The award will be presented on KAAGNY's Korean Night on January 13, 2015 (National Korean American Day), which will be held at Queens College's Colden Center.



To submit an application, click here.  To nominate a candidate, click here.  


Congresswoman Meng Calls for Korean-American Day in NYC


U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) recently voiced her support for a resolution to commemorate January 13th as Korean-American Day in New York City, by providing written testimony for a hearing heldby the NYC Council Committee on Cultural Affairs. 


To read her testimony submitted to the panel's Chairman, Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer (D-Queens), click here.


Invitation for Comments regarding Judge Tandra L. Dawnson

The Mayor’s Advisory Committee on the Judiciary will be making recommendations to the Mayor concerning the qualifications of incumbent Family Court Judge Tandra L. Dawson, whose term will expire on February 9, 2015.


To see the Committee's request for confidential comments, click here


NY State Board of Law Examiners Recommends Uniform Bar Exam
-Extension of Public Comment Period


For more information, click here.



If you have news to share, please email: kalagny@gmail.com.



Other Announcements


NAPABA Law Foundation Community Law Fellowship 2015-2017

Application Deadline - December 31, 2014


The NAPABA Law Foundation Community Law Fellowship Program was launched in 2004 to address the need for attorneys working on behalf of the Asian Pacific American populations. Recognizing that many obstacles prevent committed attorneys from practicing public interest law, including the shortage of entry-level jobs, the NLF Community Law Fellowship provides an opportunity for a new attorney to gain substantive experience at a nonprofit national or community-based organization during the two-year Fellowship period.


For more information and to apply, click here.


DRI Event Insurance Coverage & Practice Symposium - December 4-5, 2014



For more information about the symposium and to register, click here.


*DRI offers discounts to those interested in becoming first time DRI members.  Those that attend the Insurance Coverage and Practice Symposium receive $100 off of their first year of membership fees.  Additionally, those who are members of State and Local Defense Organizations are entitled to their first year of DRI membership free.  DRI also offers discounted membership and registration to law students as set forth on the website, www.DRI.org.


Give One Dream Holiday Party - December 9, 2014


For more information, click here.


Asian-Americans and the Law: New York Pioneers in the Judiciary
December 15, 2014


Presentation on Asian-American legal history featuring historic photographs
Hon. Denny Chin, Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
A conversation with the first three Asian American judges in New York

Hon. Randall T. Eng, Presiding Justice, Appellate Division, Second Department, New York State Supreme Court
Hon. Peter Tom, Associate Justice, Appellate Division, First Department, New York State Supreme Court
Hon. Dorothy Chin-Brandt, New York State Supreme Court, Queens County Criminal Court

Moderator: Hon. Denny Chin

6:30 - 8:15pm
New York City Bar Association
42 W. 44th Street
New York, NY

CLE Pending 

For more information and to RSVP, click here.


NYCLA 100th Annual Dinner - December 17, 2014


For  more information, click here.


NYC Bar General Counsels Diversity and Inclusion Forum - December 18, 2014


For more information and to register, click here.


The Korea Society

For additional information on The Korea Society, click here.

 

 


 


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