Advocates Fighting For A Change

On the evening of October 18, 2007, armed deputies of Arizona’s Maricopa County Sheriff’s department “Selective Enforcement Unit” arrested Mike Lacey and Jim Larkin, journalists for Village Voice media. The harrowing occurrence came on the heels of articles which had been written by the journalists, accusing Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio of illegal treatment and misdeeds in his convictions and dealings with Mexican migrants.

Grand Jury subpoenas had previously been issued to the publication, inquiring in-depth about information on the newspaper’s readers, editors, and writers. Demands were issued for information on all employee’s personal internet browsing histories and IP addresses. In response, instead of caving to the court’s demands, Lacey and Larkin wrote about it.

As the result of a loud public outcry, Lacey and Larkin were released from jail within 24 hours, with all charges dropped. Courts found the men to have been improperly arrested, which resulted in a $3.7 million-dollar settlement being paid to the men from Maricopa County in 2014.

With the award money, Lacey and Larkin decided to begin a unique initiative to help aid nonprofit groups that support, assist, and advocate for Hispanic rights. Their mission is to back these individual groups who are fighting to ensure civil rights and fair treatment are being given to all Mexican immigrants.

One such nonprofit group is the Arizona DREAM Act Coalition (ADAC), founded in 2006 by a group of undocumented students. They sought positive and constructive ways to respond to the harsh 2006 laws which required undocumented students to unfairly pay exorbitant out-of-state tuition expenses. The laws also made them exempt from being able to obtain publicly-funded merit-based scholarships. Read more: Village Voice Media | Wikipedia and Phoenix New Time

Subsequently, these students decided to stand up and fight for their right to receive a college education, and be treated fairly. One founder, Dulce Matuz, is widely recognized across the nations as a strong Latina leader. Many of the original founders have graduated from esteemed schools, such as the Arizona State University of Law, and the Stanford University of Engineering. Their dreams of a valuable, much-needed education had finally become a reality.

As the fight continues, most recently ADAC was named plaintiff in a federal lawsuit. It claims the organization was singled out from other immigrant groups by Arizona’s governor, who refused to grant driver’s licenses to members, even though Homeland Security has previously granted them permission to remain in the U.S.

Today, members of the ADAC advocate for fair tuition costs, educational rights, and immigration and human rights. Their civic involvement includes engaging with the Hispanic population to encourage support for positive change, and to promote the community importance of taking part in election voting activities.

A new ADAC endeavor, the “No Dream Deferred” program, has been instituted to help educate and assist potential students and their families in understanding, completing, and submitting college enrollment forms. The group also remains active at the local and national levels, as they seek to impact legislation in both the federal governmental arena, and within the organization and its chapters across the U.S.

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The Very Mystical Tradition called Kabbalah

A very well known figure in the music industry named Madonna recently talked about her newly developed interest in a Jewish tradition. This tradition is known to be quite unique and is known as Kabbalah. One of the basic teachings of this tradition is that people are on this planet to help each other and do good deeds. Kabbalah teaches people to live life positively and focus on nourishing body and soul as well. It is a very mystical tradition. Kabbalah has been around for almost five thousand years now.

There have been many people who weren’t part of the Jewish decent took part in tradition. They completely dedicated their lives to this tradition. There have been a lot of big names in the world related to Kabbalah. Some of these big names include Elizabeth Tylor, Paris Hilton, Marilyn Monroe, Britney Spears and more. Madonna has actually founded several Kabbalah centers as well. In addition to that, she has made huge investments to spread this tradition and to learn more about it. One of the names among these people is Sammy Davis (Late) as well who decided to join this tradition because of its spiritual beliefs teachings. He was very impressed by Kabbalah. It’s not just this mystical tradition, but many big name celebrities have converted to Jewism because of it as well.

The main reason behind this fascination and fast growth of Kabbalah is its basic teachings. There are many stories of how Kabbalah positively affected the lives of human beings. Some people say that Kabbalah helped bring peace in their lives, while others say that this tradition has helped them get through difficult times in their lives.

A site of Kabbalah Center is situated in LA. According to this site, Kabbalah’s teachings encourage people towards living a happier and positive life. Kabbalah helps in bringing peace and happiness in lives of people. It encourages people to clear their minds off of petty and negative thoughts. In addition to all that, it also encourages people to help everyone around them. For more info about us: http://californiablog.org/content/las-kabbalah-centre-will-guide-your-path-wisdom-and-truth click here.

Roc Nation Pondering New Move as Desiree Perez and Jay Z Watch On

Almost a decade ago Jay Z and Live Nation met up and signed a prolific agreement between the two parties. Live Nation would sign Jay Z, and the Roc Nation company, to a ten year contract worth $150 million in total. That gigantic sum of money helped to continue Jay Z’s progressive rise to the top of the hip hop food chain. Now the prolific mogul and legendary producer is looking to see what could potentially come next for his business empire. Live Nation and Jay Z have hit a wall where they each have the opportunity to walk away and pursue better deals. Read related article on pagesix.com.

Desiree Perez, a business partner and long time associate of Jay, has been involved with preparing Roc Nation for any potential move. In fact, Perez and Jay Z made a trip to Santa Monica to sit down with the Chairman and CEO over at Universal Music Group. Universal Music Group isn’t publicly pursuing a contract with Jay Z and Live Nation but the writing appears to be on the wall. Lucian Grainge, the aforementioned CEO, knows that bringing Jay Z on board could be a huge deal for both parties — especially with Roc Nations extensive list of artists including Rihanna, Fat Joe, Shakira and Meek Mill.  More of this on igstars.com

Right now the crossroads for Live Nation and Jay Z seem to center around the recorded music aspect of their contract. Over the past decade we have seen the music industry change in fundamental ways. Live Nation has watched these changes and has decided that they want to get out of buying music. An insider with sources close to Live Nation said, “Live Nation had bought into the artists’ rights and recorded music, but they are not extending any of those relationships.” The same insider went on to point out that Live Nation simply isn’t buying any recorded music at this point in time.

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Meanwhile, UMG and Jay Z could be heating up in the near future. An insider at UMG said, “It would be great to get further into business with him.” The source went on to add that no official talks have yet taken place.

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Bob Reina: A true Success Story

Bob Reina is currently the CEO of Talk Fusion. Talk Fusion is a company that specializes in high tech video conferencing as well as email marketing. The company is a leader in video marketing solutions. Talk Fusion has a goal aimed at helping businesses grow and become recognized leaders within the business community.

 

Bob Reina is pleased with his success as a businessman. However, Reina says it was not easy and he literally worked his way from the bottom to his current position as CEO. Bob Reina stresses the importance of self-discipline combined with ambition in order to achieve your career goals. Learn more: http://www.superbcrew.com/talk-fusion-delivers-award-winning-video-communication-products-and-video-marketing-solutions/

 

Bob Reina worked a variety of jobs while attending the University of Florida. It seems Reina was not really certain what he wanted to do as far as a career ambition was concerned. However, Reina did know he wanted to do something that was marketing related.

 

Bob Reina eventually ended up at the Police Academy. He graduated the academy with no problem and decided to work as a police officer for a while. Reina quickly discovered that there was no money to be made working as an officer of the law. However, one gratifying thing about police work was that he was helping people. However, Reina felt unfulfilled and began to explore other career opportunities. Learn more: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/video-marketing-leader-talk-fusion-launches-30-day-free-trials-300249666.html

 

In 2004, Bob Reina was in North Carolina when the idea of email and video conferencing first popped into his head. This was an idea that Reina felt he had to pursue and he began exploring the possibilities.

 

Reina contacted his friend Dr. Jonathan Chen. Dr. Chen was a seasoned IT specialist with years of experience behind him. Bob Reina pitched his idea about starting a marketing business related video conferencing as well as email. It seems Chen was impressed with the idea and soon Talk Fusion came into being.

 

Reina’s idea of video email soon became an all in one video marketing solution. Talk Fusion is the known leader in all in one video marketing solutions. Bob Reina never takes his position as CEO for granted. Reina always remembers how tough it was to get wnere he is today.

 

Reina also conducts lectures concerning “Reaching ones Business Goals and Ambitions“. Reina follows the common belief that a person can achieve whatever they wish as long as they are willing to work hard and be consistent.

 

Securus Technologies Helping Find Dangerous Fugitives

When my team of fugitive hunters gets the call that a suspect is in the area, we have to spring to action immediately. That is the hardest part of our job, having to drop everything and be in position to take down a suspect before anyone else is hurt. This month we got the word that a very violent offender was loose in our city and that he was not going to go peacefully if cornered.

 

When you are dealing with a fugitive that is new to an area, you know right off the bat that he has no family or friends to rely on, and that he is going to need things like shelter, food, and cash. Every person in our community is at risk, and the only thing we had as a resource was plastering the news outlets with his details to try and get assistance from the public. We didn’t realize we had another resource that would prove to be even more valuable.

 

Securus Technologies installed a call monitoring system in the local prison, and it was used to listen more intently to when the inmates are talking on the phones with people on the outside. The new LBS software is capable of doing the work of a team of corrections officers, and we didn’t realize exactly how resourceful it could be until one of the officers called us in to check it out.

 

The reason we were notified, one of the inmates was talking about meeting up with our suspect upon his release, and they were going to hunker down until the heat died sown. The person on the phone apparently was going to provide them a safe house, and now we knew. Our team swarmed the location that day, and picked up our fugitive while he was sleeping.

Vijay Eswaran’s Rise from Humble Beginnings to an E-Commerce Empire

When Vijay Eswaran first built the foundation of his company in 1998, many people scoffed at the idea that e-commerce could become such a central component of not just the Internet, but people’s lives in general.

Today, after the meteoric rise of both Eswaran’s company, and the e-commerce industry as a whole, it’s clear that Vijay Eswaran knows exactly what he’s doing. Of course, rising from humble beginnings to becoming in control of a corporate empire is impressive in and of itself, but Eswaran has taken it a step further. Learn more about Vijay Eswaran: http://mlmnation.net/dato-vijay-eswaran-taxi-driver-worth-500-million-dollars-932/ and http://www.wceforum.org/speakers/dato-sri-dr-vijay-eswaran/

Although the Eswaran’s QI Group was initially founded in Kuala Lampur, it has since moved on to become a multinational conglomerate with a primary headquarters in Hong Kong. With financial pursuits across many sectors, including education, hospitality, and health, QI Group has a vested interest in giving back to communities around the world.

Aside from his financial successes, Vijay Eswaran has also established himself as a leading speaker, and has made visits to philanthropic gatherings around the world. In addition to providing a clear path for young entrepreneurs, Vijay Eswaran has gone a step further and written a book that details his meteoric rise. “In the Sphere of Silence,” is the name of his 2005 book which takes a close look at the exact personal management system that Eswaran uses in his own businesses.

As further proof of his philanthropic endeavors,Vijay Eswaran was recently awarded the NIG award for philanthropy and business excellence. While Eswaran has done plenty through his own company, he also contributed to many different projects through two other philanthropic organizations: RYTHM Foundation and Vijayaratnam Foundation.

Given the range of success Eswaran has currently enjoyed, it’s clear that his philanthropic pursuits will also have a profound impact on the lives of many people around the world moving forward.

Karl Heideck’s Career And Tips For Success As A Litigator

Karl Heideck's Career And Tips For Success As A Litigator

Karl Heideck’s Career And Tips For Success As A Litigator

The life of a civil litigator is a demanding one, but for those up to the challenge, it can be a rewarding career. Karl Heideck is an attorney who works in risk management as well as compliance in the Philadelphia area, and he also is committed to communicating legal issues to the public as well as to other attorneys.

Heideck has a special guide out now for aspiring litigation attorneys, with tips for success. It’s just one part of this highly motivated man’s quest to communicate the law effectively to the public.

A Recent Publication on Litigation

The website www.thereisnoconsensus.com recently published a piece by Heideck on the life of a litigator, and what the career entails. It’s a well written piece that offers a wealth of detail for those who want to know more about the real challenges involved in pursuing a successful legal career.

As Karl Heideck explains it, litigators in civil (non-criminal) cases work to bring consensus between their clients and the opposing sides in a case. When an agreement can be worked out that deals with the issues at hand, a settlement offer can be made to the plaintiff. When the settlement is accepted, the case can be completed without the necessity of going to a court trial, which can be an unpredictable and hugely expensive situation.

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Civil litigators usually work for large law firms, but they do sometimes have their own private practice or work for a large bank or corporation. Some large companies have ongoing legal issues to deal with, so they keep experienced litigators on staff to deal with them.

As a civil litigator prepares a case, there is usually a lot of research to be done on the case’s background. This can involve studying medical records or other pieces of documentation that are relevant to the case.

Working as a litigator can be a highly challenging job, but it certainly can be rewarding. Heideck’s work in communicating the reality of the job is just one part of his work as an attorney who serves his profession with pride.

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Jose Borghi – Helping Mullen Lowe Brazil Achieve Sustainable Success in Competitive Advertising Business

Jose Borghi is a widely acclaimed and well-known advertising professional in the Brazilian Advertising Industry. Jose Henrique Borghi has helped many companies to achieve their business objectives and revenue goals through successfully designing effective advertising and marketing campaigns for them. Some of the leading companies that Jose Borghi has worked for and provide constructive results are Unilever, Mitsubishi, and Fiat. The advertising campaign designed by Jose Henrique Borghi for Fiat is referred to as case study in the advertising schools as the campaign hugely successful and it helped Fiat achieve astronomical profits in the country.

Jose Borghi studied marketing from one of the leading universities in the country, Pontifical Catholic University. Once he completed his study, he managed to get into one of the leading advertising firms in the country, Standard Ogilvy. He worked at Standard Ogilvy for a few years and went on to work at other leading advertising firms such asDM9 DDB, FCB, Talent, and Leo Burnett. However, after working for some of the top names in the industry, Jose Borghi thought that it is the time he starts his firm, and this is when he started Borghi Erh Creative Intelligence. The firm went on to achieve great heights of success in a very short span despite having limited capital and gave many leading advertising firms a run for their money.

However, apart from being a creative genius is also a business expert, and he realized that to sustain in a highly competitive advertising field, joining hands with other leading firms is necessary. It is when he decided to merge Borghi Erh Creative Intelligence with Lowe, one of the leading advertising firms in the business. The firm later merged again with another international leader in the advertising world, Mullen. It is for this reason the company was later rebranded to be named Mullen Lowe Brazil, and Jose Borghi currently serves as its co-CEO.

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