Immigration Law

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NY City Bar Issues Recommendations in Response to ICE Arrests in New York State Courthouses
Posted on 18 Jul 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

NYCB, July 11, 2018 - "Calling the increasing number of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) civil arrests in and around New York State courthouses “a threat to the New York State court system’s ability to ensure access to justice... Read More

Report: Courts Should Stand Up to ICE
Posted on 7 Dec 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Josefa Velasquez and Colby Hamilton, New York Law Journal, December 05, 2017 - "As the number of arrests at courthouses by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers continue to rise under the Trump Administration, a report released Tuesday... Read More

Immigration and New York City: The Contributions of Foreign-Born Americans to New York's Renaissance, 1975–2013
Posted on 10 Apr 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"This Americas Society / Council of the Americas report shows how immigration has helped revitalize New York City since the mid-1970s by making communities safer, increasing public revenue, and boosting the city’s population. The data shows... Read More

Immigrants in New York City Bolster Housing Values
Posted on 10 Apr 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Immigrants have helped stabilize New York City housing values over the past two decades and at the same time boosted property in once-troubled neighborhoods, according to a report to be released Thursday . The report—sponsored by the Americas... Read More

N.Y. State Bar Report: Crisis in Immigrant Legal Representation
Posted on 4 Jul 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The New York State Bar Association today issued a report that spotlights a crisis in the quality and availability of legal representation of immigrants in New York and makes recommendations for improvement, including written standards for immigration... Read More