Immigration Law

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OCAHO Lowers I-9 Fine from $110K to $76K: USA v. Buffalo Transportation
Posted on 21 Oct 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"ICE’s motion for summary decision is granted in part pursuant to 28 C.F.R. § 68.38, and respondent’s penalty assessment is reduced to a fine in the mid-range of penalty amounts based on the presence of differing degrees of serious... Read More

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American Woman Says CBP Agent Assaulted Her at U.S.-Canada Border
Posted on 9 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Carianne Borowski and her family have crossed the border to and from Canada countless times, but she says what happened to her at the Peace Bridge in December gives her nightmares. Carianne, her husband Matthew and their three kids are American... Read More

Immigration Enforcement Run Amok in Buffalo, NY
Posted on 14 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Buffalo Field Office Director Michael T. Phillips has just denied a request for prosecutorial discretion, which if granted would have allowed Ben Sangari, a citizen of the United Kingdom, to apply for a Green Card pursuant to his marriage to his... Read More

Immigrant economic engine boosts Buffalo
Posted on 17 Jan 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The foreign-born population of the Buffalo Niagara region has grown by 25 percent in the past 10 years, and it's showing on the local business landscape with a jolt of energy and creativity that could have long lasting impact. "Immigrants... Read More