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This section of PALawHelp.org has resources and General Information for Immigrants in Pennsylvania.

  • Notarios Notorios (Notorious Notarios) (Video)

    A notary public in America is not the equivalent of a notario publico in Spanish-speaking countries like Mexico. A notary public is not a lawyer and is not authorized by the state to give legal advice or provide legal services. This video from the Visual Legal Advocacy Project at Penn Law, which is in Spanish and English, is intended to assist consumers in avoiding confusion between notaries and notarios when seeking legal help with immigration matters. (19:38) Read More

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    Visual Legal Advocacy Project - Penn Law
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    Spanish / Español
  • Tips on Protecting Yourself When You Hire an Immigration Lawyer or Legal Advisor (Video)

    These videos from the Visual Legal Advocacy Project at Penn Law offer information useful to anyone in Pennsylvania seeking competent, state-authorized legal assistance with an immigration matter. One video is in Cantonese and English with Simplified Chinese subtitles; it features attorney Tsiwen M. Law, Esquire. The second video is in Fuzhou and English with Simplified Chinese subtitles; it features attorney Elaine Y. Cheung, Esquire. Read More

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    Visual Legal Advocacy Project - Penn Law
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    Cantonese Chinese / 粵語