Dhs

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is a cabinet department of the United States federal government, created in response to the September 11 attacks, and with the primary responsibilities of protecting the United States and its territories (including protectorates) from and responding to terrorist attacks, man-made accidents, and natural disasters. The Department of Homeland Security, and not the United States Department of the Interior, is equivalent to the Interior ministries of other countries. In fiscal year 2011, DHS was allocated a budget of $98.8 billion and spent, net, $66.4 billion.
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    • National Cyber Security Awareness Month

      October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month which is an annual campaign to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. The Internet touches almost all aspects of everyone’s daily life. National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is designed to engage and educate partners through events and initiatives to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurit ...

      Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 11 readers -
  • Fighting Title 31 Currency Seizures issued by CBP

    … FORM.” CAFRA, in this context, stands for the Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform Act of 2000 which governs the procedure for processing certain seizure and forfeiture actions. It is important that you respond promptly to the seizure notice. Generally, you only have 30 days to file a petition for relief in response to a seizure. See 19 C.F.R. § 171.2(b…

    Mike Ivancie/ Ivancie Law- 5 readers -
  • Fighting Title 31 Currency Seizures issued by CBP

    … Fines, Penalties & Forfeitures Office for further processing. This is the office that will issue the official seizure notice which is usually titled “NOTICE OF SEIZURE AND INFORMATION TO CLAIMANTS CAFRA FORM.” CAFRA, in this context, stands for the Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform Act of 2000 which governs the procedure for processing certain…

    Mike Ivancie/ Ivancie Law- 16 readers -
  • New executive order on anti-dumping and countervailing duties

    … In keeping with President Trump’s theme of protecting American industry and tightening potential trade abuses, on March 31, 2017, President Trump issued an executive order titled: “Establishing Enhanced Collection And Enforcement Of Antidumping And Countervailing Duties And Violations Of Trade And Customs Laws.” Here is a link to the full order…

    Mike Ivancie/ Ivancie Law- 12 readers -
  • New executive order on anti-dumping and countervailing duties

    …. Fine money left on the table, a solution? That order, notes that “As of May 2015, $2.3 billion in antidumping and countervailing duties owed to the Government remained uncollected, often from importers that lack assets located in the United States.” Having worked at CBP I saw how difficult it was to collect on these penalties, especially actions…

    Mike Ivancie/ Ivancie Law- 8 readers -
  • Deportation/Removal Proceedings – The Master Hearing

    … and the DHS (Department of Homeland Security) attorney to determine how your case will proceed. Do I have to attend the master calendar hearing? Yes. However, be advised that due process rights still apply to you. As such, you are allowed to have a Miami immigration lawyer to represent you at the hearing. If I hire a lawyer to represent me…

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 12 readers -
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