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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

May, 2020

  • 18 May

    The impact of COVID-19 on International Business

    By: Collaboration of Geraldine Angulo Rendon, student of International Business at CETYS University System and Terry Ahtziry Cárdenas Banda, attorney, humanitarian, and law professor. The year 2020 started in a very strange way. We started on the “left foot”, a new leap year. A possible Third World War, a gigantic …

  • 13 May

    Brands: Creating the Name

    By: Jaime Israel Davila Gomez, Attorney One of the most interesting moments of entrepreneurship is the creation or choice of a name. For this, marketing is always taken into account, however, the law should also come into play to ensure that the name can be registered as a trademark at …

  • 12 May

    Federal Court in Mexico rules Jaime Bonilla will head the state of Baja California only for two years

    By: Fidel Gastelum, Reporter The Plenary of the Supreme Court of Justice of the Nation, unanimously determined the reform to the transitory article 8 of the Baja California constitution as unconstitutional, which contemplates the extension of the term for the state governorship from 2 to 5 years, regarding the election …

April, 2020

  • 25 April

    Copyright and Image

    By: Jaime Israel Davila Gomez, Attorney It is quite common in some types of works, such as audiovisual, photographic, or drawings, to find ourselves using the image of people other than the author or creator of the work. In these cases, it is necessary to take into account rules and …

  • 20 April

    Your name, your brand

    By: Jaime Israel Davila Gomez, Attorney In Mexico, among the types of trademarks subject to registration and protection are the registered ones, which means, those that are made up of denominations of any kind, numbers and/or other writing signs in the Spanish language. The latter would give the possibility that …

  • 15 April

    The Supreme Court plans to stream oral arguments live

      In an unexpected move toward transparency, the Supreme Court plans to stream oral arguments live during the next month as court justices rely on teleconferenced proceedings during the coronavirus pandemic. While congressional proceedings are broadcast live on television and online, the highest court in the nation doesn’t allow cameras and typically …

  • 3 April

    The impact of COVID-19 on International Law

    By: Terry Ahtziry Cardenas Banda, attorney, humanitarian and law professor. Throughout time there have been different historical events that have defined the international community, firstly, it arises after the need of the different nations cooperate with each other in different areas, the branch of international law is primarily responsible for …

March, 2020

  • 5 March

    Consulate Forum Addresses Illegal Weapon Smuggling to Mexico

    -Editorial In an effort to have a better communication regarding the traffic of firearms from the Imperial Valley into Mexico, the Mexican Consulate in Calexico hosted a forum with authorities from both sides of the border to inform the public about the actions taken so far. It is estimated that …

February, 2020

  • 23 February

    Central Union High School Wins Mock Trial Competition

    -Editorial Central Union High School are this year’s winners of the Mock Trial competition and were recognized for their great work during this season. This was the final week of the 2019-2020 Imperial County Mock Trial Competition season, ending with the awards ceremony that recognized all the other Imperial Valley …

  • 23 February

    DHS to Implement Inadmissibility on Becoming Public Charge Grounds Final Rule Nationwide

    WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will implement the Inadmissibility on Public Charge Grounds final rule (“Final Rule”) on Feb. 24, 2020, nationwide, including in Illinois, following another judicial victory lifting the injunction in that state. In light of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Feb. 21, 2020 decision to stay the …