Law Student Scholarship program 2015

Iranian American Bar Association (IABA) and IABA Foundation would like to thank the following sponsors who generously supported our Law Student Scholarship program for 2015: 3L+ Law Prep ($2,185 value includes career conference, new attorney…

IABA Seeks Apology From Senator Graham

Dear Members and Friends, The Iranian-American Bar Association ("IABA") is an independent, voluntary, non-governmental, and non-political organization. Senator Lindsey Graham recently made highly offensive remarks about Iranians when he addressed…

Resource Page on Immigration Judge's Suit Against Department of Justice Unlawful Recusal Policy

In light of significant public interest in Immigration Judge Ashley Tabaddor's suit against the Department of Justice, the firm has established a resource page to provide a source of easily accessible information about the case. On August 12,…

Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition

The Iranian American Bar Association (IABA) and the IABA Foundation are sponsoring a team of four top law students from Iran to compete in the Phillip C. Jessup International Moot Court Competition. Now in its 55th year, the Phillip C. Jessup…

IABA Expresses Concern over Reports of Continued Mistreatment of Prominent Iranian Lawyer

Washington DC – September 9, 2013 – In the past month, multiple news outlets and human rights organizations have reported that prominent Iranian lawyer, Massoud Shafiee, has again been subjected to interrogation by the Iranian Intelligence…

Announcing New Board of Advisor Member

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IABA Introduces A New Board of Advisors Member IABA is proud that Nema Milania has agreed to join the Board of Advisors. To learn more about our new Board of Advisors members and other IABA Board of Advisors, please visit http://d3c.607.myftpupload.com/board-of-advisors/ Nema…

Iranian-American Coalition Reiterates Call for Obama to Allow Earthquake Relief

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Iranian-American Coalition Reiterates Call for Obama to Allow Earthquake Relief Washington, DC – In the aftermath of the second deadly earthquake to strike Iran within a week, a coalition of Iranian-American, human rights, and humanitarian…

IABA Letter Urging General OFAC License For Victims of Bushehr Earthquake

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President Barack Obama The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20500 Dear President Obama, On Tuesday, April 9, a 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck Bushehr, Iran, reportedly killing at least 37 people, injuring at least 850…

IABA Primer on the 2nd Amendment

IABA Second Amendment Primer Introduction The debate over gun control and the scope and applicability of the Second Amendment has undergone periods of intense debate in recent years, in the wake of the mass murders at Columbine High School,…

Citing Federal Sanctions, TCF Bank in Minnesota Closes Accounts of Iranian Students

Citing Federal Sanctions, TCF Bank in Minnesota Closes Accounts of Iranian Students It has recently come to light that Iranian students have been receiving notifications from banks regarding the closure of their accounts, most recently those…