Archive for Category: Immigration Law

Obama Delivers Sweeping Immigration Relief to Millions – November 21, 2014

Speaking from the White House last night, President Barack Obama announced a series of significant executive actions his administration will take to improve the lives of millions of undocumented immigrants and documented immigrants inside the United States. In addition, the White House released details about specific programs and changes...

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Education on Immigration Issues – October 25, 2013

Partner Tsui Yee recently spoke at a workshop geared towards small business owners at the New York County Lawyers Association. Ms. Yee spoke on immigration issues. Co-sponsors of the event included the Manhattan DA’s Office, NYCLA, The Chinese Chamber of Commerce of NY and AABANY. Click here to see the...

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Tsui Yee Presenting on What Windsor Means for LGBT Immigrant Families – July 29, 2013

On Monday July 29, 2013, Partner Tsui Yee will be presenting at a training on LGBT immigration issues in a world without the Defense of Marriage Act, presented by Immigration Equality and the LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York (LeGal). Goldman Sachs is generously hosting the training. To get CLE...

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If DOMA Falls, Immigration Will Rise – June 17, 2013

Same-sex-marriage-based immigration may become a reality. The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to make a decision on the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) this month. Partner Rio Guerrero discusses a potential landmark decision and its effect on U.S. immigration law in his article published in The...

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Partner Tsui Yee’s Interview with The Epoch Times – June 12, 2013

Partner Tsui Yee was interviewed by The Epoch Times on comprehensive immigration reform (CIR). Ms. Yee covered the following points during the interview: Ms. Yee’s perspective on CIR The main issues under dispute in CIR and what the most likely outcome will be Who will benefit from CIR Ms....

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LGBT GROUPS FIGHT FOR IMMIGRATION BENEFITS INCLUSION – April 3, 2013

Partner Rio Guerrero was quoted in a Balitang America article and television segment about the LGBT community’s fight to have its interests represented in anticipated comprehensive U.S. immigration law reform. The article and video features Define American founder and Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, Jose Antonio Vargas. Vargas is openly gay...

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Partner Tsui Yee Speaks at International Women’s Day Event – March 22, 2013

On Sunday, March 17, 2013, Partner Tsui Yee spoke at Adhikaar’s International Women’s Day (Nari Diwas) 2013: Women’s Leadership for Immigration Reform at PS 12 in Woodside, Queens.  The event was a platform to discuss the current immigration reform agenda and how women can take a leadership role in shaping...

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Climate for Change: Overhauling a Broken Immigration System – March 5, 2013

The American Bar Association published Partner Rio Guerrero’s article on immigration law reform in its Winter 2013 Minority Trial Lawyer Section Newsletter. In his article, Partner Guerrero discusses immigration law changes since 2001 and what is on the horizon right now. See an excerpt of the article below. Climate...

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