Archive for Tag: 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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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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Why Vargas is the New John Lennon – February 22, 2013

Originally Published in The FilAm (http://thefilam.net/archives/10220 ) By Rio Guerrero On the evening of February 19, the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF) honored Jose Antonio Vargas with a 2013 Justice in Action Award during its annual gala in New York City. Vargas is the proud face of...

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Partner Tsui Yee Presents at Immigrants Connect – September 16, 2012

Partner Tsui Yee gave a presentation on DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) at an event called Immigrants Connect on September 16, 2012 on behalf of AABANY (Asian American Bar Association of New York).  Immigrants Connect is a statewide effort led by various state agencies to educate the community regarding...

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Partner Tsui Yee Assists Undocumented Youth at Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Legal Clinic – September 8, 2012

Partner Tsui Yee participated in the New York State Youth Leadership Council’s first DACA Legal Clinic on September 8, 2012. Through this clinic, dozens of undocumented youth were helped to complete their applications for deferred action for childhood arrivals.

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Video: URGENT For Undocumented Students… FILE ONCE, FILE RIGHT – August 17th, 2012

Partner, Rio Guerrero, is interviewed about the Obama administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals immigration policy: QUOTED FROM Balitang America, by Steve Angeles, ABS-CBN North America Bureau: Filipino American lawyer Rio Guerrero, head of the U.S. Immigration and Nationality Law Committee for the Asian-American Bar Association of New York said undocumented student...

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Deferred Action: The Dream Comes True – August 15th, 2012

Guerrero Yee LLP is holding a free informational workshop about Deferred Action.  What is Deferred Action?  Who is eligible?  How may one apply? We invite you and anyone you may know who would be interested to please come to this free event.  Partner Rio Guerrero will be presenting. The...

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Immigration Counsel and HR Departments – January 18, 2012

The genesis of much of the successful work produced by our law firm originates from a company’s human resources (HR) director or department. A company’s HR department may have a prospective employee, or a current employee, for whom an immigration matter has arisen that must be resolved in order...

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