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Protecting Immigrants from ‘Notarios’

'Notarios' are a financial and legal threat to immigrants who might benefit from Obama's anticipate executive action.

Protecting Immigrants from ‘Notarios’

by Patrick Young, Esq. on August 18, 2014  

Immigration lawyers who inflate their fees following Obama's executive order will inadvertently empower "notarios," who are not authorized to practice immigration law and will cause legal and financial harm to those seeking their help.

State Law Enhances Fraud Protections for NY Immigrants

Credit: Diana Robinson.

State Law Enhances Fraud Protections for NY Immigrants

by Christian Bonawandt on August 15, 2014  

The bill establishes two new crimes for felony and misdemeanor immigration assistance fraud.

Celebrating Two Years of DACA

A look at how DREAMers have benefitted from DACA.

Celebrating Two Years of DACA

by Christian Bonawandt on August 15, 2014  

Long Island Wins is celebrating the second anniversary of DACA with an infographic showing how Americans are benefiting from this program.

Nassau County Misses Deadline for Language Access Programs

At the Department of Social Services in Hempstead, a sign intended to inform individuals in of their right to an interpreter and to help identify the language in which they need assistance is covered by another sign asking visitors not to curse.

Nassau County Misses Deadline for Language Access Programs

by Michael Lewis on August 14, 2014  

Most county agencies are nowhere near ready, and there's little indication of when they will be.

Long Island Wins Family Expands

Me and my new son, Ian.

Long Island Wins Family Expands

by Christian Bonawandt on August 14, 2014  

I'm back after a two-week hiatus to go on paternity leave following the birth of my son.

Job Opening: Immigration Counselor at CARECEN

CARECEN has a position available

Job Opening: Immigration Counselor at CARECEN

by Patrick Young, Esq. on August 13, 2014  

Immigration Counselor needed immediately.

New Citizens Will Be the Voice of Immigrants

Applying for citizenship last week in Brentwood.

New Citizens Will Be the Voice of Immigrants

by Patrick Young, Esq. on August 12, 2014  

What we learn from citizenship applicants.

Petersburg: The Beginning of a Ten Month Battle that Devoured Men and Disabled the Irish Brigade

Black soldiers played an important role in the fighting at Petersburg.

Petersburg: The Beginning of a Ten Month Battle that Devoured Men and Disabled the Irish Brigade

by Patrick Young, Esq. on August 12, 2014  

The Irish Brigade might not survive the Battle of Petersburg.

How Many Long Islanders Will Benefit from Immigration Executive Order?

The range is vast.

How Many Long Islanders Will Benefit from Immigration Executive Order?

by Patrick Young, Esq. on August 7, 2014  

Executive action maybe just weeks away.

Position Open: CARECEN Seeks Attorney or New Law School Graduate

CARECEN has a position available

Position Open: CARECEN Seeks Attorney or New Law School Graduate

by Patrick Young, Esq. on August 6, 2014  

New Law graduates encouraged to apply.

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