Immigration Law

Recent Posts

Expert: UC Berkeley Should Settle OPT Lawsuit
Posted on 19 Mar 2021 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Elizabeth Redden, Inside Higher Ed, Mar. 19, 2021 "A former international student at the University of California, Berkeley, is suing the institution for misinforming him of a deadline for applying for authorization to work in the U.S. and costing... Read More

Berkeley Turns Cold Shoulder to ICE, Rejects SComm
Posted on 5 Nov 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The city's police will no longer hand prisoners over to federal immigration authorities under an action approved Tuesday night. The City Council voted unanimously not to respond to Immigration and Customs Enforcement requests to take charge... Read More

Berkeley Receives $1 Million for Undocumented Students
Posted on 13 Dec 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The University of California, Berkeley announced Tuesday that the Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund has awarded $1 million toward scholarships for undocumented students. The gift will assist 200 undocumented students at Berkeley and help more in... Read More

Steel foundry in Berkeley loses one third of workforce to I-9 'silent raid'
Posted on 23 Dec 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Over the last few months, an East Bay steel company has been shedding about a third of its work force and it's not because of the economy. Pacific Steel was served with what immigrant advocates call a "silent raid." The company... Read More

Posted on 7 Feb 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

An Intensive Institute for Journalists - May 2-5, 2013 "The UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism invites professional print, broadcast, and online journalists in the United States to apply to its third New York Times Institute on Immigration... Read More

U.C. Berkeley Math Club President Takes DREAM Act Case to YouTube
Posted on 15 Feb 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Terrence Park has done plenty of work - in laundries, in restaurants and tutoring in private homes - to realize his dream of getting a college education. But the 24-year-old UC Berkeley math club leader and biostatistics major from South Korea said... Read More