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  • 05
    Dec 2014

    Puerto Rican Bar Association Press Release on Eric Garner

    The Puerto Rican Bar Association, on behalf of its members, makes the following statement concern...
    2014-12-05

    The Puerto Rican Bar Association, and its members, stand in solidarity with those communities saddened by the senseless loss of life that resulted from the fatal encounter between Eric Garner and New York City Police Officers. It is clear that the legal practices, policies, rules, and procedures ...

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  • 12
    Nov 2014

    DBA BOARD ELECTIONS November 20th!!

    Board elections will be on November 20, 2014 at 6 p.m. at Sidley Austin (787 7th Ave New York, ...
    2014-11-12

    Only members in good standing are allowed to vote and run for board positions. To be a member in good standing, your 2014 membership dues should be paid before the election. If you have not already done so, you may pay your dues through the website.

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  • 20
    Oct 2014

    11th Annual DBA Scholarship Dinner- Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    The DBA will be holding their 11th annual scholarship dinner on October 28, 2014 at beautiful Cro...
    2014-10-20

    This year's honorees will be honored for their significant achievements and advancements in the legal profession and within their communities.

    The DBA will be honoring:

    Maritza A. Ming
    Chief of the Immigration Fraud Unit
    Kings County District Attorney's Office

    Lisette Camilo
    City Chi...

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  • 20
    Oct 2014

    The Immigrant Restitution Fund- Deadline for Claims extended to November 6, 2014

    The Immigrant Restitution Fund was established by the Attorney General to compensate individuals ...
    2014-10-20

    New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) has been selected by the Attorney General to administer the Fund and will evaluate claims and forward payments to immigrants who received legal services from IIF or IPA. They would like to reach as many potential former clients of IIF/IPA as possible.

    ...

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  • 07
    Oct 2014

    11th Annual DBA Scholarship Dinner

    Empowering and Strengthening the Latino Community
    2014-10-07

    The DBA will be holding their 11th annual scholarship dinner on October 28, 2014 at beautiful Crowne Plaza Hotel in Times Square.

    This year's honorees will be honored for their significant achievements and advancements in the legal profession and within their communities.

    The DBA will be ...

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  • 25
    Sep 2014

    TONIGHT September 25, 2014 TAMARINDO NIGHTS!!

    Please join us for the DBA Tamarindo Nights scheduled for this Thursday, September 25, 2014 at th...
    2014-09-25

    Please RSVP at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tamarindo-nights-tickets-13039446335

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  • 10
    Sep 2014

    SUMMER 2015 LEGAL INTERNSHIP- American Civil Liberties Union Foundation- Women’s Rights Project, NY

    The Women’s Rights Project of the ACLU’s National Office in New York City seeks legal interns for...
    2014-09-10

    For nearly 100 years, the ACLU has been our nation’s guardian of liberty, working in courts, legislatures, and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties that the Constitution and the laws of the United States guarantee everyone in this country. Whether it’s achieving ...

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  • 10
    Sep 2014

    The Immigrant Restitution Fund- Deadline for Claims, October 23, 2014

    The Immigrant Restitution Fund was established by the Attorney General to compensate individuals ...
    2014-09-10

    New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) has been selected by the Attorney General to administer the Fund and will evaluate claims and forward payments to immigrants who received legal services from IIF or IPA. They would like to reach as many potential former clients of IIF/IPA as possible.

    ...

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