Bar News



January 29, 2012 BY

Traffic Stop CLE Materials Available On New CLE Page

The ASBA has opened a new page on its website. The CLE page will show materials and updates regarding CLE events. The premiere event is the traffic stop lecture by Judge Ward held in November 2011. The event was the first of the Brown Bag Lunch Series with Judge Ward. The link to the CLE site is below.

Filed Under: Announcements



January 29, 2012 BY

February 2012 Appellate Calendar Released

The High Court has released the latest appellate division calendar. The Appellate Division will be convening on February 23, 2012 at 1:30pm. Attorneys are encouraged the check the calendar for any pending cases.

February Appellate Calendar (pdf)

Filed Under: Court Memos



January 28, 2012 BY

Call For Nominations For The Bar Justice Award

The ASBA is seeking nominations for the first annual Arthur A. Morrow Justice Award. The ASBA will only accept nominations from bar members, but the nominees may be from outside the bar. Please submit nominees to Daniel Woods at the Attorney General’s Office. The deadline for submissions if February 15, 2012. For more information, please read the full announcement.

Nominations for Justice Award (pdf)

Filed Under: Announcements



December 02, 2011 BY

Christmas Party

The Bar will be hosting its annual Christmas Party on December 17, from 5pm – 11pm. The party will be held at the Turtle & Shark lodge in Vaitogi. All Bar members, Court staff, and the Judiciary are invited to attend. Formal invites will be distributed in your court mailboxes. Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, and we look forward to seeing you all on December 17.

Filed Under: Events



November 15, 2011 BY

President’s Message

The Bar President writes about reviving the entrepreneurial spirit in American Samoa, and how the Bar is helping.

The message can be read at the website here.

Filed Under: Statements