ARTIST RUTH ASAWA (1926-2013)  PART 2

Ruth Asawa was a renowned artist who lived in the San Franciso area. She died in 2013.  Author Marilyn Chase wrote a biography of her life in 2020 entitled Everything She Touched : The Life of Ruth Asawa.  During WWII, Ruth Asawa was put in an internment camp in Arkansas.  Mr. Takata’s mother whose…

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ARTIST RUTH ASAWA (1926-2013)  PART 1

 Ruth Asawa was a prominent artist who lived in the San Francisco area and died in 2013.  

In August 2020, the US Postal Service honored the Japanese American artist Ruth Asawa. The USPO stated:

“Pioneering Japanese American artist Ruth Asawa (1926-2013) is best known for her intricate abstract wire…

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Who is Judge Amy Coney Barrett?  She was born on January 28, 1972 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  She is the eldest of 7 children.  She is a graduate of Rhodes College and Notre Dame Law School.  She was a clerk for the late Justice Antonin Scalia before pursuing a career as a litigator and law professo…

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Who was Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg?  She was an associate Justice of the US Supreme Court who died on September 18, 2020.  Ms. Ginsburg was born on March 15, 1933 in Brooklyn, New York. She graduated from Cornell University and Columbia Law School.  She was an advocate for gender equality and women…

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg was an associate justice of the US Supreme Court who died recently This caused a vacancy on the Supreme Court.  There are 9 justices on the court which is a full court.  Now there are 8 justices and one vacancy.

The Supreme Court reviews cases from the entire United States and th…

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The Los Angeles Superior court closed it’s courthouse to the public in late March 2020.  After safety precautions were enacted, the court partially reopened in June.  However, there were substantial changes in court procedure.  The court established and encouraged video appearances by attorneys.  Th…

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The Takata Law Office is open during the corona virus pandemic.  Takata Law Office has taken safety precautions such as using plexiglass screens in conference rooms.  Sanitizing rooms after use, etc.  Masks are required.  Takata Law Office has been open since March, 2020 and has been designated as a…

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Due to the corona virus situation in Los Angeles the estate seminar scheduled for March 21, 2020 is postponed to a later date.  It is hoped that a new date will be scheduled after the corona virus situation is abated.  My office will post notice of new date when available.

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ESTATE SEMINAR MARCH 21,2020 TORRANCE, CA

Mr. Takata will give an estate seminar on Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 10AM to 12PM. It will be held at Re/Max Estate Properties Office, 23740 Hawthorne Blvd, Second Floor, Torrance, CA 90505. Mr. Takata will discuss estate planning trusts, wills, probate, estate taxes, and other topics. The seminar…

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LAPD CHARITY FOUNDATION EVENT NOVEMBER 2019

Mr. Takata recently attended a charity event in Hollywood, CA for the Los Angeles Police Department Memorial Foundation which raised funds for families of fallen police officers. He tries to attend every year. It was a fun event and there were many celebrities that attended such as  Tony Denison, ac…

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JCCSC GOLF TOURNAMENT  AUGUST 2019

Mr. Takata attended the 21st annual Japanese Chamber of Commerce of Southern California Golf Tournament at Los Verdes Country Club last month. It was a fun event and Mr. Takata was glad to support the event. Many players were present supporting the tournament. He saw some of his old friends and enjo…

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ESTATE SEMINAR TUESDAY JULY  9, 2019 GARDENA, CA

Mr. Takata will give an estate seminar on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 2PM. It will be held at Union Bank, Gardena Branch, 15800 S. Western Ave., Gardena, CA 90247. Mr. Takata will discuss estate planning trusts, wills, probate, estate taxes, and other topics. The seminar will be given in both English a…

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NANKA KENJINKAI KYOGUKAI GOLF TOURNAMENT MAY 2019

Mr. Takata attended the 17th annual Nanka Kenjinkai Kyogikai Golf Tournament at Montebello Country Club last month. It was a fun event and Mr. Takata was glad to support the event. Many players were present representing the many Kinjinkai prefectures in Japan. He saw some of his old friends and enjo…

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ANA LPGA GOLF TOURNAMENT APRIL 2019

Mr. Takata attended the fifth annual LPGA ANA Golf Tournament in Mission Hills, CA. It is the first ladies pro major tournament of the year and there was much excitement. ANA Airlines is the title sponsor of the event and Mr. Takata received complimentary passes for the event. It was exciting to see…

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CHARITY EVENT FOR WESPARK MARCH 2019

Mr. Takata attended the annual charity event for the WeSpark Foundation. It was the fifth year that Mr. Takata has attended this event. The WeSpark foundation provides support and assistance for cancer patients. The event was hosted by television actor Jason Alexander. Mr. Alexander was one of the s…

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LAPD FOUNDATION CHARITY EVENT NOVEMBER 2018

Mr. Takata recently attended a charity event in Hollywood, CA for the Los Angeles Police Department Memorial Foundation which raised funds for families of fallen police officers. It was a fun event and there were many celebrities that attended such as  Tony Denison, actor and star of the hit TV seri…

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Mr. Takata will give an estate seminar on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 10AM to 12PM. It will be held at Re/Max Estate Properties Office, 23740 Hawthorne Blvd, Second Floor, Torrance, CA 90505. Mr. Takata will discuss estate planning trusts, wills, probate, estate taxes, and other topics. The seminar w…

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JAPAN AMERICA SOCIETY GOLF TOURNAMENT

Mr. Takata participated in the annual Japan America Society Golf Tournament at Seacliff Country Club in Huntington Beach, CA in September, 2018.  It was a fun day and there were many golfers participating. Mr. Takata saw many of his longtime friends at the event.  Mr. Takata won an autographed Honda…

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GO FOR BROKE ANNUAL DINNER SEPTEMBER 2018

Mr. Takata attended the annual Go for Broke annual dinner this month. It was a gala event and about 800 people attended. The Go for Broke Educational Foundation promotes education and supports the Japanese American World War II veterans who fought in the US army in Europe. The Japanese American 442…

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ESTATE SEMINAR MONDAY NOVEMBER 5, 2018 - COSTA MESA AND THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2018 - GARDENA, CA

Mr. Takata will give an estate seminar on Monday, November 5, 2018 at the offices of Pacific Guardian Life Insurance, 3100 Bristol St.,Ste 125,  Costa Mesa, CA  92626.  Another seminar will be given on November 8, 2018 at the offices of Pacific Guardian Life Insurance, 879 W. 190th St., Ste 1020, Ga…

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NANKA KENJINKAI KYOGUKAI GOLF TOURNAMENT MAY 2018

Mr. Takata attended the 16th annual Nanka Kenjinkai Kyogikai Golf Tournament at Montebello Country Club last month. It was a fun event and Mr. Takata was glad to support the event. Many players were present representing the many Kinjinkai prefectures in Japan. He saw some of his old friends and enjo…

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