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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

September, 2020

  • 18 September

    Supreme Court Justice, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, died at 87

    -Editorial Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the Supreme Court justice who was as pioneering as she was brash, died on Friday, the court said. She was 87.  The court said the Ginsburg died “surrounded by her family at her home in Washington, D.C., due to complications of metastatic pancreas cancer.” This will …

  • 1 September

    Judge Orders New Jersey Farm to Pay Back Wages and Penalties Following Labor Investigation

    -Editorial A judge in the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Administrative Law Judges (OALJ) has ordered a Harrisonville, New Jersey, tomato farm to pay $49,423 in back wages to 62 farmworkers, the majority of which the employer recruited from Mexico as temporary foreign workers on H-2A visas. The judge …

August, 2020

  • 31 August

    Strengthening of lawfulness culture in the educational process

    By: Terry Ahtziry Cardenas Banda, attorney and law professor. Special Collaboration: Fernando Manuel Castro Figueroa, attorney and law professor, and Dr. Marina del Pilar Olmeda García, Doctor of Law, researcher, and law professor. Dr. Roy Godson defines the culture of lawfulness as the set of beliefs, values, norms, and actions …

  • 24 August

    Copyright Reform in Mexico

    By: Jaime Israel Davila Gomez, Attorney On the first day of July of this year, important changes to the Federal Copyright Law and the Federal Criminal Code were published in the Official Gazette of the Federation in Mexico, an order that, among other things, regulates and protects the rights of …

July, 2020

  • 31 July

    USCIS Adjusts Fees to Help Meet Operational Needs

    WASHINGTON—Today, the Department of Homeland Security announced a final rule that adjusts fees for certain immigration and naturalization benefit requests to ensure U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services recovers its costs of services. Unlike most government agencies, USCIS is fee funded. Fees collected and deposited into the Immigration Examinations Fee Account fund nearly …

  • 23 July

    Relevant aspects of the USMAC

    By: Terry Ahtziry Cárdenas Banda, attorney, philanthropist, and law professor. In these times a large number of exchanges exist between countries in various areas, such as social, legal, economic, and cultural. Therefore, it is necessary to be constantly updated and generating international agreements that benefit all nations to carry out …

  • 22 July

    Podcasts and Intellectual Property

    By: Jaime Israel Davila Gomez, Attorney A direct result of the health crisis that is experienced worldwide is the creation of content of all kinds that has increased exponentially, being the Podcast one of the favorite distribution channels and, like all content, Intellectual Property has a main role in protecting …

  • 20 July

    USCIS Rule Strengthens Employment Eligibility Requirements for Asylum Seekers

    WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced a regulatory change to deter aliens from illegally entering the United States and from filing frivolous, fraudulent, or otherwise non-meritorious claims for asylum to obtain an employment authorization document. This rule does not alter asylum eligibility criteria in any way and will be …

  • 8 July

    Same-sex marriage approved in Baja California

    By: Melissa Dorame Velázquez, Reporter Mexicali, B.C.- The Governance, Legislation, and Constitutional Points Commission approved the draft opinion regarding same-sex marriage in the state, which will be passed to the plenary session of the Baja California Congress. The stated initiative to reform the Constitution of Baja California in its Civil …

June, 2020

  • 24 June

    USCIS Rule Strengthens Employment Eligibility Requirements for Asylum Seekers

    WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced a regulatory change to deter aliens from illegally entering the United States and from filing frivolous, fraudulent, or otherwise non-meritorious claims for asylum to obtain an employment authorization document. This rule does not alter asylum eligibility criteria in any way and will be effective …

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