9/20/2017: ALA will be hosting a DACA Renewal workshop. Please call us at 408-287-9710 to schedule an appointment.
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT POSITION: Staff Attorney AGENCY DESCRIPTION: The Asian Law Alliance (ALA) is a non-profit community law office that has provided legal services, community education and advocacy services since 1977 to the Asian and Pacific Islanders communities in Santa Clara County. Priority areas are immigration, housing, domestic violence, public benefits and civil rights. DUTIES AND […]
Republished from SJSU Washing Square “Dreamers: The Undocumented Student and Immigrant Experience” By Julia Halprin Jackson Gloria “Tia” Immanuel, ’18 Business Administration, has not seen her biological parents or siblings since she was six years old, when she moved from Indonesia to a small town in southern California with her aunt and uncle. She had […]
By: Jun Nucum – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net US Bureau / 11:05 PM May 08, 2017 Asian Law Alliance Staff Attorney Beatrice Ann M. Pangilinan believes there should be a greater focus on prosecuting immigration scams that often proliferate in times of uncertainty. SAN FRANCISCO – Frauds based on immigration will spike as these issues hug the […]
http://www.mercurynews.com/2017/04/10/santa-clara-lawsuit-claims-city-is-violating-state-election-law/ By RAMONA GIWARGIS | firstname.lastname@example.org | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: April 10, 2017 at 12:26 pm | UPDATED: April 10, 2017 at 6:55 pm Santa Clara is the latest in a long line of California cities that could switch to district elections under the threat of litigation, a move advocates hope will diversify […]
The Asian Law Alliance has joined Robert Rubin, as lead counsel, and Laura Ho of Goldstein, Borgen, Dardarian & Ho, to bring a lawsuit against the City of Santa Clara for its discriminatory use of at-large elections to limit Asian American candidates from taking seats in vital government roles. This practice violates the California Voting […]
Our Civic Engagement work has been going well so far this year, we have been attending the local Naturalization Ceremonies with our community partners registering new citizens to vote after taking their Oath for Citizenship in Campbell, CA. Our goal is to register 3,000 by the end of the year and are in the process […]