202008.04
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FB Live: Discussion on Work Permits, Asylum, & Filing Fees with Jackie Mann

by on August 4, 2020 in Blog, English

http://https://youtu.be/0lY-BN2XoeM Jackie Mann returns to Lincoln-Goldfinch Law! She is here to talk to Kate about the latest immigration updates. What is going with work permits for asylum seekers? Kate explains the new regulations. The important date to keep in mind is August 25th, which is when everything shifts. Make sure you get your case in!…

202007.14
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FB Live: A Crash Course on Citizenship!

by on July 14, 2020 in Blog, English

Fidel Campuzano joins Kate to talk about how to become a citizen so you can vote! Watch this video to learn the difference between acquired and derived citizenship and naturalization. 3:50 In order to meet the requirements for naturalization, you must be 18 years old, and you must have had your green card for 5…

202007.10
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Actualizaciones de Inmigración: DACA, USCIS, y mas!

by on July 10, 2020 in Blog, Espanol

¡Hola amigos! Estamos recibiendo muchas preguntas sobre quién puede presentar una solicitud inicial de DACA. Este es un video en español de actualizaciones generales de inmigración donde explico quién debe presentar una nueva solicitud, qué está sucediendo con los trabajadores de USCIS que serán suspendidos en agosto y qué significa eso para su caso, y…

202006.08
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Derechos de los Inmigrantes Con La Policía

by on June 8, 2020 in Blog, Espanol

Si eres inmigrante, este video es para ti! La abogada Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch de Austin explica los derechos de los inmigrantes durante interacciones con a policía. Preguntas o preocupaciones llama al (512) 599-8500. Las manifestaciones consecutivas de brutalidad policial y racismo han provocado grandes protestas y reacciones sociales. Tu decisión de protestar es solo tuya, y…

202005.31
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Top Five Things To Avoid When You Want A Green Card

Austin Immigration Attorney Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch is live every Tuesday on Facebook! www.facebook.com/lincolngoldfinchlaw In this video, Kate discusses the top five things to avoid when you want a green card. Si necesitas ayuda en español, favor de llamar al (512) 599-8500 para hablar con un representante ahora! Nuestro canal también tiene esta información en español.

We’re Partners!
202005.22
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We’re Partners!

by on May 22, 2020 in Blog, English

I am thrilled to announce that Cori Hash will be joining me as partner at Lincoln-Goldfinch Law! Cori was inspired to become a lawyer after serving in the U.S. Peace Corps in Zimbabwe and observing the injustices and political unrest there. Before joining Lincoln-Goldfinch Law in 2018, she was the Managing Attorney of the Washington,…

202004.24
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La Orden Ejecutiva Suspendiendo Inmigración Ha Llegado

by on April 24, 2020 in Blog, Espanol

El lunes pasado el President Trump escribió un tuit, “A la luz del ataque del enemigo invisible, así como la necesidad de proteger los trabajos de nuestros GRANDES ciudadanos estadounidenses, ¡firmaré una orden ejecutiva para suspender temporalmente la inmigración a los Estados Unidos!” Muchos de ustedes nos llamaron con preguntas acerca de cómo esto puede…

202003.16
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Actualización de Coronavirus: Continuamos abiertos!

by on March 16, 2020 in Blog, Espanol

Actualización de Coronavirus: Continuamos abiertos! En Lincoln-Goldfinch Law, nuestra principal meta es tu tranquilidad. Durante los cierres relacionados al Coronavirus, nosotros seguiremos trabajando en sus casos de inmigración y estamos ofreciendo representación virtual para no tengan que acudir a las oficinas en persona. Llámanos para programar tu cita virtual hoy.

Estamos Pensando En Tu Seguridad
202003.13
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Estamos Pensando En Tu Seguridad

by on March 13, 2020 in Blog, Espanol

Queridos Amigos, En nuestra firma, nuestra misión es Traer Paz a Las Familias Inmigrantes. Eso quiere decir que siempre estamos pensando en maneras de cómo mantener la comunidad de inmigrantes seguros y informados. El Coronavirus esta en los pensamientos de todos y nos gustaría hablar sobre cómo estar seguros. Lincoln-Goldfinch Law esta abierto y estamos…

Your Safety Is On Our Minds
202003.13
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Your Safety Is On Our Minds

by on March 13, 2020 in Blog, English

Dear friends and colleagues, At our firm, the mission is to Bring Peace to Immigrant Families.  That means always thinking about ways to keep the immigrant community safe and informed.  The Coronavirus is on all our minds and we’d like to talk about how to stay safe.  Lincoln Goldfinch Law is open and we are…

Opportunities For Attorneys to Help Migrants
202002.03
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Opportunities For Attorneys to Help Migrants

by on February 3, 2020 in Uncategorized

Dear Friends and Colleagues, Things are really bad for migrants.  It’s tempting to stop paying attention because it feels hopeless.  I’m not here to feed you rainbows and sunshine about how we can change the situation.  Only the electorate can do that, collectively. BUT – there are some projects happening that will give you the…

201912.19
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Algo Peor Que Las Separaciones de Familias

by on December 19, 2019 in Blog, Espanol

No pensé que alguna vez vería algo tan cruel como las separaciones familiares de 2018. Nuestra angustia y horror colectivos por los agentes de la patrulla fronteriza que arrancaban a los niños de los brazos de sus padres y los desvanecen en un sistema sin rastrear quién perteneció a quién eventualmente creó cambio. Donald Trump…

201912.18
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Something Worse Than Family Separations

by on December 18, 2019 in Blog, English

I didn’t think I’d ever see anything as cruel as the family separations of 2018.  Our collective anguish and horror over border patrol agents tearing children from their parents’ arms and vanishing them into a system without tracking who belonged to whom eventually created change.  Donald Trump reversed course after the public outcry last summer,…

Recent Asylum Policy Changes Explained
201910.01
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Recent Asylum Policy Changes Explained

by on October 1, 2019 in Blog, English

This article attempts to demystify all the recent asylum changes succinctly. It is hard to keep up right now, and I say that as a person who spends all day every day keeping up with Trump policy changes. I regularly have friends message and email me with questions about what is actually happening so they…

The EOIR System Is Broken
201909.06
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The EOIR System Is Broken

by on September 6, 2019 in Blog, English

Imagine a criminal court system where defendants have no right to counsel and just one-third of defendants are represented. In this imaginary court system, both the judges and the prosecutors are employees who report to the Attorney General and the President. The judges lack judicial independence and have no authority to grant continuances, place cases…

201907.22
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Una Manera Facil

by on July 22, 2019 in Blog, Espanol

Queridos amigos y colegas, Estos días es difícil mantenerse al día con todos los cambios en póliza que están afectando a los inmigrantes. Es probable que cada cambio se pone confuso entonces cada anuncio parece menos significante. Por esta razón, no he mandado noticiero para cada cambio y he preferido compartirlos en nuestra pagina de…

201907.22
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One Easy Way

by on July 22, 2019 in Blog, English

Dear friends and colleagues, It’s difficult to keep up these days with all the changes in policies affecting immigrants. At some point, it probably gets overwhelming and confusing so that each announcement feels less significant. For this reason, I have not issued a newsletter at each policy changed, preferring to share them on our firm…

How You Can Help
201906.21
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How You Can Help

by on June 21, 2019 in Blog, English

This is intended for my colleagues who have requested pro bono opportunities related to immigration law in Texas. For folks in Austin, please join me on one of my ongoing monthly trips to the Karnes Detention Center. I still need four volunteers for June. I have also included a list of other nonprofits in Texas…

Consejos de Kate Para Inmigrantes Viajando!
201906.04
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Consejos de Kate Para Inmigrantes Viajando!

by on June 4, 2019 in Blog, Espanol

Es verano en Texas! Eso significa piscinas, grillos, sandia y duraznos, y viajes! Aqui hay algunas cosas de tomar en cuenta cuando organizes tus viajes: Si esta planeando a visitar los Estados Unidos como tourista, acuerdense que los funcionarios de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza en el aeropuerto o fronteras terrestres tienen la ultima palabra sobre…