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Noticias legales, percepciones y tips legales dados por expertos en el ámbito legal para ayudar a la comunidad binacional a mantenerse informada sobre los temas legales más recientes que son enteramente definidos por noticias legales significativas locales, regionales, nacionales y de alrededor del mundo

November, 2019

  • 15 November

    Trademarks and their appropriate protection

    By: Lic. Jaime Israel Dávila Gómez, Lawyer Although the truth is that, the registration of a brand is the most important element for protection, it’s also true that it is not the only one and there are others that, if taken care of, generate integral protection that gives security to …

October, 2019

  • 12 October

    Brands Coexistence

    By: Lic. Jaime Israel Dávila Galván; Attorney. As of last year, the Industrial Property Law was created to allow owners of similar or comparable brands to obtain the respective records. Now, if during the trademark registration process the authority considers that there is a similar brand in a degree of …

  • 12 October

    International Cooperation

    By: Terry Ahtziry Cardenas Banda, attorney, and former professor. In these times great political, social, legal, environmental, and cultural changes are happening around the world. Different countries have achieved important changes, such as the recognition of rights for women, human rights recognitions, migratory advances, scientific advances, among others. Mexico lives …

September, 2019

August, 2019

  • 9 August

    USCIS Will Adjust International Footprint to Seven Locations

    Transition aimed at increasing efficiencies, reducing backlogs WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today plans to maintain operations at its international field offices in Beijing and Guangzhou, China; Nairobi, Kenya; and New Delhi, India. Previously, Acting Director Ken Cuccinelli directed the agency to continue operating in Guatemala City, Guatemala; …

  • 7 August

    Civil Rights and Gun Reform Groups Hosted Rally to Denounce Hate and Demand Action

    Voto Latino, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, LCLAA and MoveOn Join Social and Labor Justice Organizations to Lead Protest WASHINGTON – Voto Latino, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, MoveOn, the Service Employees International Union, Labor Council For Latin American Advancement, and American Federation of …

  • 7 August

    New Gun Laws to Take Effect in Texas Sept. 1

    -Editorial While the gun debate rages after the recent events that took place this weekend, new laws in Texas will make it easier for people to get them. The ongoing debate between carrying guns or restrict them has been a hot topic for many years. Those that defend the second …

July, 2019

  • 31 July

    USCIS Announces Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Opportunities

    WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today it is accepting applications for two funding opportunities under the Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Program that will provide up to $10 million in grants for citizenship preparation programs in communities across the country. These competitive grant opportunities are open to organizations that …

  • 12 July

    “Fairness for High Skilled Immigrants Act” passed by the House of Representatives

    -FWD.us Statement on Passage of the “Fairness for High Skilled Immigrants Act” WASHINGTON, DC. – FWD.us President Todd Schulte issued the following statement on July 10th, after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1044, or the“Fairness for High Skilled Immigrants Act,” by a vote of 365-65: “We congratulate Representatives Lofgren (D-CA) …