Bar News



November 14, 2015 BY

ASBA Christmas Party - 2015

It's that time of year already - the American Samoa Bar Association is getting ready for its annual Christmas party!


We haven't had a big Christmas party in a few years, so this year we're trying our best to put together something special that can bring together all members of the bar to come together in friendship and fun to celebrate the last year and look forward to 2016.


Location:  Moana O Sina, Fogagogo, American Samoa

Date:  Saturday, December 5, 2015

Time: 5:00pm to 9:00pm (subject to change)


Filed Under: Events



November 14, 2015 BY

ASBA General Membership Meeting - November 2015

The ASBA November 2015 general membership meeting is coming up! Please note that it will be held on WEDNESDAY, rather than the usual Thursday.


Date:  Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Time:  5:00pm

Location:   Toa Bar & Grill, Nu'uuli, American Samoa


We will discuss several issues, including the upcoming Christmas party (December 5) and the Samoa Law Society symposium which is being held in Apia on December 2-3 (Pago Pago time).


As an extra incentive for attendance, ASBA will be providing FREE FOOD to members who attend.

Filed Under: Meetings



November 13, 2012 BY

New Citizenship Filings Available

The American Samoa Bar Association has posted new filings in the federal case of Tuaua v. United States, concerning citizenship for American Samoans. The new filings include the U.S. Government's motion to dismiss, and Rep. Eni Faleomavaega's amicus brief in opposition to the plaintiffs. These filings and more information can be found on the Legal Issues page concerning citizenship - here.

Filed Under: News



September 01, 2012 BY

ASBA Law Conference Available Online

The ASBA's 40th Anniversary Law Conference held in April 2012 is now available online, in its entirety.

Read more: ASBA Law Conference Available Online

Filed Under: Events



May 08, 2012 BY

2012 Scholarship Now Open for Applications

If you graduated from an American Samoa high school or have personal ties with American Samoa and you are currently enrolled as a post-graduate law student in good standing, then you are eligible to apply for an American Samoa Bar Association Legal Education Scholarship grant for the 2012 - 2013 academic year.  The ASBA will award a minimum of $1,000 in scholarship grants this year.

Deadline: Please note that your completed application must be post-marked or received via email no later than June 30, 2012 in order to be considered.

Please read the scholarship announcement for how to apply:

2012 Scholarship Announcement

Filed Under: Announcements

Recent Posts