If you have suffered wrongdoing and are contemplating whether you want to pursue a lawsuit, you must consider the following:
What do you want to achieve?
Do you want to be compensated for someone else’s wrongdoing?
Are you wondering if you have any rights to prevent someone from treating you in a particular way?
Some people might hesitate to even call a lawyer due to uncertainty regarding whether they have a valid claim. This could be your biggest mistake. If you feel that you have been treated unfairly. Don’t hesitate to call an attorney and engage in that initial consultation. You must keep in mind that there are strict statutes of limitations, which you must file a claim in order to protect your rights. Do not hesitate and contact an attorney today to discuss the wrong you have suffered, and whether you may be … Read More »
Immigration lawyers in Puerto Rico have welcomed the Administration’s recent announcement that younger immigrants may be eligible for “Deferred Action” and work authorization. The policy will grant qualified immigrants the opportunity to live free from fear of deportation and allow them to work legally. This new development brings hope to immigrants and their families. It is not, however, a permanent fix and does not grant permanent legal status to anyone. To qualify, an individual must:
have arrived in the U.S. when they were under the age of sixteen;
have continuously resided in the U.S. for at least five years prior to June 15, 2012 and have been present in the U.S. on June 15, 2012;
currently be in school, have graduated from high school, have a GED, or be an honorably discharged veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard or the U.S. Armed … Read More »