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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

February, 2023

  • 1 February

    USCIS Invites to an Immigrant Investor Program (EB-5) Meeting

    -Editorial U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) invites you to participate in a stakeholder engagement on Monday, March 20, 2023, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Eastern. During the first part of the engagement, USCIS will discuss three specific areas within the Immigrant Investor Program. The three topics are: Direct and …

January, 2023

  • 20 January

    The scope of a trademark

    By: Jaime Israel Dávila Gómez, Attorney. A trademark registered in Mexico grants its owner exclusive rights or prerogatives over it, which basically ensures that they are the only person to be able to use that trademark (or a very similar one) in the market. In order to understand these rights, …

  • 9 January

    George Marquez Takes Oath as Imperial County District Attorney

    -Editorial In a special ceremony surrounded by friends and supporters, George Marquez was sworn as the new Imperial County District Attorney by Judge Michael Domenzain. He replaces Gilbert Otero who spent nearly three decades leading that office. It was a beautiful Saturday morning at the Casa Blanca venue in Holtville …

  • 2 January

    The Supreme Court of Mexico Elects its First Female President

     -Editorial Minister Norma Lucia Piña Hernandez has been elected as president of the Supreme Court of Justice of the Nation (SCJN). With this appointment, the jurist has become the first woman to preside over the highest court in Mexico. In just three rounds, the judge obtained the necessary six votes …

December, 2022

  • 28 December

    Incoming Imperial County District Attorney Will Be Tough Against Hate Crime

    -Editorial After a year of non-stop campaign work, the voters elected George Marquez as the new Imperial County District Attorney. Marquez is an attorney from Imperial Valley that has the respect of his peers and the community as a whole because of his good character and humble personality that people …

  • 26 December

    World Cup Brands

    By: Jaime Israel Davila, Attorney. Intellectual property always gives the various players in the sports and entertainment industries tools to protect their most valuable assets. At this year’s, and times, World Cup, it is worth reviewing how FIFA (International Federation of Association Football) took advantage of this situation in its …

November, 2022

  • 22 November

    CBP Encourages Travelers to Plan Ahead of Holiday Weekend

    -Editorial U.S. Customs and Border Protection encourages travelers to plan for the upcoming Labor Day weekend and Mexican Independence Day by following traveler tips provided by CBP for ease of travel across the border into the U.S. “The upcoming weekend and week are a great time to travel and celebrate, …

  • 17 November

    Law and photography

    By: Jaime Israel Davila Gomez, Attorney. The daily activity of a photographer implies a series of rights in their favor, which they often do not know about and which, to a greater or lesser extent, affect their profession. First of all, they have all the human rights that a person …

October, 2022

  • 20 October

    Urban art and copyright

    By: Jaime Israel Davila Gomez, Attorney. Urban art or street art, which exists and is created in the streets and in public view, responds to very particular social and cultural dynamics. Many times there is the perception that this type of work is in the public domain and its creators …

  • 12 October

    Mario Vela Wants to Put His Passion for The Law into Action

    -Editorial Imperial County Senior Deputy District Attorney Mario Vela was the top vote-getter in the June primary election and is now at a full-force campaign knocking on doors, meeting voters, and focusing on winning. “I am very humbled by the public’s response to our campaign. The public knows that I …