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January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month

Human trafficking can, and sadly often does, happen in our community. In Wisconsin, there were over 100 incidents of human trafficking reported to law enforcement between 2014 and 2017. In the United States, there were [...]

By |January 14th, 2020|Categories: Human Trafficking | Trata Humana, Lopez Immigration Law, Milwaukee|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month

Happy New Year!

As we reflect on 2019, we want to take this opportunity to thank all our clients, friends, and family. We are so honored by our clients trust and grateful for the many individuals and organizations [...]

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Immigration Options for Survivors of Domestic Violence

Because October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Lopez Immigration Law frequently works with survivors of domestic violence, we would like to take this opportunity to provide information about immigration options for survivors of domestic [...]

By |September 28th, 2019|Categories: U Visas | Visas U, VAWA|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Immigration Options for Survivors of Domestic Violence

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). Lopez Immigration Law is proud to represent survivors of domestic violence in U Visa and Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions. We are grateful to work closely with [...]

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The “Public Charge” Rule

This week, the Department of Homeland Security, or DHS, published a new public charge rule. The rule will not take effect until October 15, but many people already have questions about it. Through this blog [...]

By |August 17th, 2019|Categories: Public Charge | Carga Publica|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on The “Public Charge” Rule

What is a FOIA request and why should I submit one?

I was told I should submit a FOIA request. What does that mean? FOIA stands for the Freedom of Information Act. The FOIA was created to encourage government transparency. It allows members of the public [...]

By |July 21st, 2019|Categories: Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on What is a FOIA request and why should I submit one?