Late last year, we made a blog post about DACA, the Obama-era program that protects undocumented people brought into the united states as children from been deported. You can find the post here the blog post details all you need to know about the DACA program. As we will all agree, time happens to all
In a letter to Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivered last week, a group of Democratic senators asked the State Department to “do everything it can to swiftly process student visas” and included 10 proposals to speed up the process to address the backlog of visas for international students due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Senators
On this day, 16th of June, 2021, The Joe Biden administration ended two of Trump’s administration policies that made it harder for immigrants fleeing violence to qualify for asylum, especially Central Americans. The news is a huge win for immigrant advocates. This is largely because, during the Trump era, immigrants who faced domestic or gang
Recently, we’ve gotten a lot of inquiries about H1 B’s and the Permanent Labor Certification process, which leads you towards getting a green card. So in this blog post, I will write about H1Bs. Basically, the H1B Visa is given by the United States government to immigrants with specialized skills. The H1B is issued to
Have you heard of the proposed new bill President Biden sent to Congress? Even if it is not a law yet, we have received a lot of calls inquiring about this proposal. Even though it’s President Biden’s proposal, it will be up to Congress to discuss it, come up with additions, subtractions, variations, and then
What is an EAD? The EAD or Employment Authorization Document is given when someone has an immigrant application (I-485) pending. When someone is here working under a temporary employment visa such as the H1B, they don’t need employment authorization as the H1B allows employment at a particular company. As the I-485 would, if approved grant
Earlier this month a surprising court decision was made by Judge Timothy’s appeal with immigration court Miami. He ruled that any immigrant who has been released from ICE’s(U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement) custody at the border as a result of their entry without authorization had been paroled as a matter of law into the country.
As of December 7, 2020, the District Court announced that immigration has to start receiving and approving first-time requests for DACA cases and renewal requests regardless of the expiration date for those who already have DACA. In addition, the government is extending to 2 years any DACA and employment authorization documents that were initially issued
In this blog post, I will explain to you how the US Diversity Lottery program works.
On June 22, 2020, U.S. President Donald Trump issued a proclamation to temporarily suspend the entry of certain nonimmigrants to the United States (U.S.). The proclamation prevents the entry of individuals who would be coming into the country under the H-1B, H-2B, J-1, and L-1 visa categories and their dependents until December 31, 2020, with