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Senators Publish Their Immigration Reform Plan

US Senators Schumer, McCain, Durbin, Graham, Menendez, Rubio, Bennet and Flake all convened before the press yesterday and announced and then published their "four pillars" for immigration ...
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Immigration Reform: Latest News Is Full Speed Ahead

Immigration reform news is coming now fast and furious. As predicted here last week, everything is lining up for immigration reform to pass this year. The problem is more the how it is going to be ...
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THE PATHWAY TO CITIZENSHIP IS COMING IN 2013

What Is Immigration Reform? Most people don't like to make predictions. No one likes to be wrong. But making predictions is a fundamental part of legal representation. Every day we tell clients ...
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Immigrants And The Law

If you ever want to see what a melting pot Los Angeles is just go the the local poker casino and sit down at any table. You will instanteously be playing with people born in Mexico, Iran, the US, ...
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Thursday Thoughts

FROM THE THINGS NEED TO CHANGE DEPARTMENT Right now I'm driving my first car with a backup camera. Have been for about six months. About two months ago I was backing out of our garage when flash ...
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Your Fist And My Nose

There is an old saying in the law: your right to extend your fist ends at the tip of my nose. In other words, the law recognizes that rights of the individual must be balanced against those of society ...
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Podcast Interview: Internet Security & TLF Lawsuit

I had the distinct pleasure of talking with Samanth Stone this past Friday. She is the co-host of the widely distributed and well regarded webcast called The Cyber Jungle. She was interested in ...
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Making Law, The Press and Litigation

I was driving to work today when I received a phone call from a reporter from Law360, an internet publication widely known throughout the legal profession. She was calling to find out my reaction to ...
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Toyota, "Your Other You" and The Appellate Process

Imagine one day you receive an email from someone you have never known, never met, never heard of before. They say they can't wait to see you again. They tell you they are on the way to your home ...
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Trial: Fraud and The Directed Verdict

Today I finished the second day of trial in a fraud case. I represented the three defendants accused by the plainitffs of defruading them out of money in a real esate deal. For two days the plaintiffs ...
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Divorce: Everything Is Going To Be Alright!

TLF has seen literally hundreds of people get through divorces. One sure thing is that, in the end, and over time, everything usually turns out alright. Of course, both marriage and divorce have their ...
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Don't Pee On The Plane: Air Travel And Bad Behavior

French actor Gerard Depardieu recently got kicked off a flight for peeing in the isle after the attendants told him he had to wait 15 minutes to use the facilities. While this sounds hilareous, and it ...
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Foreclosure Questions And Answers For Owners and Renters

Every day TLF gets calls about foreclosures. The past few years has seen an unprecedented flood of foreclosures as propertly values sharply declined. The LA Times recently ran a piece about reforms ...
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Welcome to Tepper Law Firm's new and improved website

It's really been a long time coming and we are very excited. The idea is to provide information to allow prospective clients to make an informed decision about their case and their representation. ...
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