General Announcements

March 2, 2015

KALAGNY 2015 Elections and General Membership Meeting -

March 26, 2015


For more information about our 2015 Elections, click here.

KALAGNY will host a reception for our General Membership Meeting and Elections on
Thursday, March 26, 2015, 7pm - 9pm, for all our members and friends at the newly re-opened

Cosmos Manhattan, located at 20 West 36th Street, NYC (Btwn 5th and 6th Avenues).

For Elections, all Ballot Forms must be submitted in person from 7pm - 8pm during our
General Membership Meeting.  Ballot Form will be made available by March 12, 2015 on

KALAGNY's website and will be emailed to all eligible voters.  If you plan on joining us,
please RSVP by clicking here.  Wine and light food will be provided.

Cosmos will generously offer a 20% discount on purchases made during this reception (exclusions may apply). 
Additionally, Cosmos will host a raffle with winner(s) drawn from
collected business cards. 
So bring your business cards and your networking game as this is

KALAGNY's 3rd most attended event in the year!

KALAGNY's 29th Anniversary Gala
Wednesday, June 10, 2015


KALAGNY's 29th Anniversary Gala will take place on Wednesday, June 10, 2015
at Capitale in the Bowery. To learn more about our Gala, including ticket and
sponsorship information, click 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)

@ 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.

Pro Bono DACA Renewal Clinics

If you wish to volunteer, click here.


Join KALAGNY Today

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


Complimentary CLE - Together in Arms: Lawyers and Forensic Accountants
Fight Bribery and Corruption - March 3, 2015

Anti-bribery and corruption remain a major risk and concern for multi-national corporations
and the focus of continuing DOJ and SEC investigations. Whether conducting risk assessments,
due diligence or investigations, or monitoring the effectiveness of ABC compliance programs, when lawyers and forensic accountants team up, they create a powerful alliance that can help client organizations with their anti-bribery and corruption-related matters.  For more information and to register, click here.

Complimentary Litigation CLE - March 10, 2015

Join The New York Law Journal for a complimentary CLE program that will discuss trends and issues
in litigation and how they impact your practice.

Some of the topics to be discussed will include:

  • Perfecting an Appeal: Where, When and How to Perfect Your Appeal in New York First and
    Second Departments and New York Court of Appeals
  • After the Breach, Before the Next One: A panel case discussion of how to avoid a security breach
  • Intellectual Property: Damages & Special Considerations

For more information and to register, click here.

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.

If you are interested in a career with the City of New York, click here.

MacKay Shields LLC - 2015 Summer Internship Program (1L & 2L)

Click here to view the MacKay Shields LLC internship application information.

Prudential's Latest Open Legal and Compliance Positions in NJ, CT, TX

Click here to view Prudential's job postings.

In The News!

Faith-based Experiences in Law?

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In preparation for a presentation on Religious Diversity at the National Association for Law Placement, Inc.'s (NALP) Conference in April, NALP is reaching out to law student groups and bar associations for feedback regarding faith based experiences with law schools and legal employers.  To fill out this anonymous survey, click here.

2nd Circuit Court of Appeals seeking Attorneys for Pro Bono Panel

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit is seeking attorneys for its pro bono panel.
Attorneys seeking to learn more about this opportunity may refer to the March 2nd
  and the Court's plan and application.

Brazil-Korea Relationship: Collection of Essays on Development and
Investment Opportunities in Brazil

Please click here for a recent publication primarily dedicated to Korean companies either already investing in Brazil  or willing to invest in Brazil (Korean, Portugese and English versions included). 

Pilot Project in the Commercial Division, NY County -
Request for Candidates to Serve as Special Masters

Please click here to see a letter from Chief Administrative Judge A. Gail Prudenti
seeking experienced commercial litigators who are no longer practicing to serve as
Voluntary Special Masters for this new program.

Comments Regarding Uniform Bar Exam

For more information or to provide comments regarding the proposed Uniform Bar Exam, click here.

To provide your comments to KALAGNY, email

If you have news to share, please email:

Other Announcements

NAPABA 2015 Convention - November 5-8, 2015 in New Orleans, LA

Call for programs for the 2015 NAPABA Convention will open on Monday, February 23 and
will close on Tuesday, March 31. NAPABA is welcoming program submissions on topics

that celebrate the diversity and unity of NAPABA and will provide practical solutions and

advice for attendees' future development. Submission guidelines and requirements will be

posted on the NAPABA website.

Open Hands Legal Services 6th Annual Spring Benefit - March 6, 2015

For more information, click here.

The 3rd Americas Competitiveness Exchange - Deadline is March 6, 2015

For more information and to apply by Friday, March 6, 2015, click here.

JALBCA Spring Symposium - March 10, 2015

The Judges and Lawyers Breast Cancer Alert Spring Symposium will take place on
March 10, 2015 at the New York City Bar.
To register, click here.

Rutgers Ready to Run Campaign Training - March 13-14 2015

For more information, click here.

KALCA's 2015 Gala - March 20, 2015

For more information, click here.

2015 David A. Garfinkel Essay Scholarship - Application Deadline is April 1, 2015

The Historical Society of the New York Courts is accepting applications from all CUNY & SUNY Community College students Fall 2014 & Spring 2015. For more information and to apply, click here.

OATH 2015 Summer Internship - Application Deadline is April 3, 2015

For more information and to apply, click here.

The Evolving City Council Program - April 28, 2015

For more information, click here.

Save the Date for JALBCA's Annual Dinner - May 11, 2015

Please save the date for the Judges and Lawyers Breast Cancer Alert's Annual Dinner,
which will take place on May 11, 2015 at Cipriani Wall Street.
The dinner will honor the
Women Justices of New York's Appellate Divisions and Gregory K. Palm, 
Executive VP and General Counsel, Goldman Sachs.

Asian American Federation of NY 2015 Gala - May 14, 2015

For more information, click here.

KAFSC's 2015 Gala - May 15, 2015

For more information, click here.

Save the Date for KAYF's 2015 Gala - May 28, 2015

The Korea Society

For additional information on The Korea Society, click here.




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