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Phone Scam Targeting Chinese Speakers – 电信诈骗手段多变,提醒公众保持警惕

Phone Scam Targeting Chinese Speakers – 电信诈骗手段多变,提醒公众保持警惕 150 150 Office of Immigrant Affairs

The Chinese Consulate of Los Angeles is reporting a nationwide scam targeting Chinese-speaking consumers. Scammers are impersonating consulate employees, demanding money in exchange for packages or important documents. They are also requesting personal information from consumers, threatening them with punishment if they do not comply. The scammers want you to provide your bank or credit…

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ICYMI: “Know Your Rights” Telethon

ICYMI: “Know Your Rights” Telethon 150 150 Office of Immigrant Affairs

NBC Universal local affiliates (NBC Los Angeles and Telemundo 52) and the County of Los Angeles hosted the “Know Your Rights” telethon on Thursday, December 7th, 2017. The two-hour telethon garned over 200,000 viewers, according to Nielsen ratings. The telethon, which aired live from Los Angeles, had dozens of County of Los Angeles employees available…

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What To Do If Your DACA Renewal Was Affected By Postal Service Delays

What To Do If Your DACA Renewal Was Affected By Postal Service Delays 150 150 Office of Immigrant Affairs

Source: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Updated: 11/15/2017 USCIS Guidance on DACA Renewal Requests Affected by Mail Service Issues U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has received reports that the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) has identified USPS mail service delays that affected a number of DACA renewal requests. Because the DACA policy has been rescinded and…

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Lawsuit Filed Against Retailer Curacao for Relentlessly Ripping Consumers Off

Lawsuit Filed Against Retailer Curacao for Relentlessly Ripping Consumers Off 150 150 Office of Immigrant Affairs

Backed by extensive evidence and complaints submitted to DCBA, Attorney General Becerra filed a lawsuit against Curacao for practicing unsavory and illegal business practices that not only violated the trust of consumers, but in some cases left them saddled with debt. Curacao is a large retail store chain, with nine lcations in Southern California, that…

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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) UPDATES

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) UPDATES 150 150 Office of Immigrant Affairs

Updated Wednesday,  April 25, 2018 A federal judge from Washington D.C. issued a ruling on Tuesday, April 25, 2018 to restore DACA. Here is what you need to know: The judge ordered the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to restore the DACA program including new initial applications with a 90-day delay. The judge gave…

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