Category Archives: Events

BASF IP Section Hosts Music Copyright Law Panel

Sebastian Kaplan, BASF IP Section Chair The evolving nature of the music industry has brought on a number of important developments in music copyright law over the last few years….

Meet the Judges: Collaborative Outreach Sparks Dialogue

Jack Hannan, BASF Deputy Director On October 21, 2018, fifteen members of the San Francisco Superior Court met members of the local community at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in the…

Gala Raises $360,000+ for JDC Legal and Diversity Programs

Over 400 members of the legal community were in attendance to celebrate the work of the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of the Bar Association of San Francisco on September…

Strengthening the Network of San Francisco Lawyers Practicing Cannabis Law

Shay Gilmore, BASF Cannabis Law Section Vice-Chair On October 4, the Bar Association of San Francisco’s Cannabis Law section presented the first BASF Cannabis Conference, bringing together more than 140…

November 29: BASF’s Women’s Impact Network Conference

Step In. Step Together. Step Up. Reframing the Culture for the Modern Professional Woman On Thursday, November 29 2018, from 3-8 p.m. the Bar Association of San Francisco’s (BASF) Women’s…

Women Managing Partners and Women In-House Counsel Reception

Samantha Akwei, Director of Diversity Pipeline Programs, Justice & Diversity Center Women managing partners in the legal profession should not be an anomaly and on Thursday, September 6, Littler Mendelson…

A Conversation with Justice Liu on Asian Americans in the Law

California Supreme Court Justice Goodwin Liu and a panel of leading Asian American lawyers presented an interesting and inspiring discussion yesterday, centered on the recently released report, A Portrait of…

Mock Trial Coaches Needed!

Lauren M. Charneski, Mock Trial committee member   The Justice and Diversity Center (JDC) is gearing up for the 2018-19 High School Mock Trial Season, and we are seeking volunteer…

Kitty’s Corner: Reflections on a Summer Fellowship at the Bar Association

Kitty Zeng, Guest Contributor Kitty Zeng is a high school student at Balboa High School in San Francisco, where she takes part in Law Academy. Established in 1997 by then…

A Portrait of Asian Americans in the Law: Join Justice Liu for a Discussion with Leading Asian American Lawyers

Please join the Bar Association of San Francisco for a conversation with California Supreme Court Justice Goodwin Liu about the recently released report, A Portrait of Asian Americans in the Law….