Researching Human Trafficking? There are two great case law databases publicly available online. Human Trafficking Law Project (HTLP) Database, launched in February 2011 by the Human Trafficking Clinic at Michigan Law School, is a publicly available database of human trafficking cases within the United States. The database is fully searchable even though it does not […]
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The oral advocacy program at Pace Law School is a robust one. Students here have the opportunity to learn and practice their oral advocacy skills by participating in the trial advocacy and/or the moot court programs. Along with standard set of courses, students have the opportunity to join variety of trial advocacy, appellate advocacy and/or […]
Where Has the DREAM Act gone and Where Is It Going? A Political Tool Making Progress for Immigrants!
Posted in Immigration Law on Jan 16th, 2014
WRITTEN BY: Rene’ Roa, Jr. ’14 The concept of the American Dream is rooted in the text of The Declaration of Independence which provides “that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” These words have […]
WRITTEN BY: Maeve Flanagan ’14 In 2009, Sergio Garcia graduated from Cal Northern School of Law and was among the 46.6% who passed the California Bar that same year. Unfortunately, Garcia received a letter in the mail two weeks after his swearing in ceremony, stating that his admission was an error. Garcia was born in […]
The Immigration Advocates Network, the American Immigration Lawyers Association, American Immigration Council, and Pro Bono Net are all co-creators of the new mobile app Pocket DACA which aims to assist with DACA cases. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) is a process by which certain people who came to the United States as children and meet several key guidelines may […]
It is the time of the year to remind you all about our recent additions to our Law in Film Collection. Anyone with library borrowing privileges may check DVDs from our collection out for up to five days at no charge. Our collection is located on the main level of the library. The following are […]
Here is my periodic blog post listing the most recent additions to the Pace Law Library Law in Film Collection, which is located on the main floor of the library; behind the reference desk and in the cell phone lounge. This collection keeps on growing. All library patrons with borrowing privileges may check any of […]
The World Top Incomes Database, … aims to providing convenient on line access to all the existent series. This is an ongoing endeavour, and we will progressively update the base with new observations, as authors extend the series forwards and backwards. Despite the database’s name, we will also add information on the distribution of earnings […]
From the Federal Judicial Center, this monograph, by Michael C. Scaperlanda, provides an introduction to and overview of immigration law.
The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) unveiled a new website. User can subscribe to new updates via RSS feed or updates can be received via email. The site seems clean and easy to navigate through. It offers information about USCIS related topics, forms, laws, resources, and news. What do you think? Comments?