Immigration Law

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Negotiations on Detention of Refugee Moms, Kids Divide Advocacy Groups
Posted on 27 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Obama administration has conceded that it must curtail long-term detention of migrant mothers and children. But officials may have to go even further if government lawyers agree to a confidential proposal that would limit the detention of most... Read More

Alameda County Guidelines Regarding the Consideration of Collateral Immigration Consequences During Plea Negotiations
Posted on 18 Oct 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"As the law has evolved in this area, it has become apparent that it is appropriate to consider collateral consequences associated with a conviction when seeking to arrive at a just resolution of a criminal case. To that end, these broad guidelines... Read More

OCAHO on I-9 Fine Settlement Agreements: USA v. California Mantel, Inc.
Posted on 13 Feb 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"CA Mantel’s motion requests that OCAHO compel the government to honor a settlement agreement the company said was reached between the parties on August 27, 2012. The company asserts that after extensive negotiations the parties agreed that... Read More