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ImmigrationProf Blog

ImmigrationProf Blog

By Kevin R. Johnson, Bill O. Hing and Rose Cuison Villazor.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/immigration/
  • Oct 17

    New Immigration Casebook: Immigration and Social Justice by Bill Ong Hing, Jennifer Chacón, and Kevin R. Johnson

    New Immigration Casebook: Immigration and Social Justice by Bill Ong Hing, Jennifer Chacón, and Kevin R. Johnson
    A wonderful surprise came in the mail today. My first copies of a new immigration casebook! Immigration Law and Social Justice by Bill O. Hing, Kevin R. Johnson, Jennifer M. Chacón Published: 09/25/2017 Immigration Law and Social Justice by…
  • Oct 17

    Federal Judge In Hawaii Blocks Trump's Third Attempt At Travel Ban

    Federal Judge In Hawaii Blocks Trump's Third Attempt At Travel Ban
    NPR reports that a federal court in Hawaii has partially blocked President Trump's third attempt to restrict entry into the U.S. for citizens of certain countries. The Department of Justice says it plans to appeal. The newest version of…
  • Oct 17

    Trump: The Wall Must Be Part of DREAM Act Deal

    Trump: The Wall Must Be Part of DREAM Act Deal
    From Trump's press conference yesterday: Q: Mr. President, on the wall, are you going to insist that you must have wall funding before you can sign something for the DREAMers or for spending for the rest of the year? THE...
Rank this Week: 25

Freed Marcroft Blog

Freed Marcroft Blog

Covers Connecticut estate planning, family, real estate, litigation, business and non-profit planning, and LGBT immigration law.

http://freedmarcroft.com/category/blog/
  • Oct 17

    Happily Ever After, After

    Happily Ever After, After
    Before we founded Freed Marcroft, I used to travel for a living. Right now I am alone on a plane for the first time in a long time.  Both avid travelers, Kristen and I journey together frequently for business and pleasure.  But this…
  • Jul 10

    4 Tips for Effective Co-Parenting This Summer

    4 Tips for Effective Co-Parenting This Summer
    For your kids, summertime means no school and plenty of time for fun activities. Between trips to the local pool, summer camp, and vacation time with their parents, they’re always in for a good time. When it comes to divorced…
  • Jul 5

    How do Connecticut Courts Decide on Child Custody?

    How do Connecticut Courts Decide on Child Custody?
    Whether you’re deciding on child custody in court or working out an agreement with the other parent, the courts will always have the final word on your child custody arrangements. When the court rules on a child custody order, you and…
Rank this Week: 2770

Immigration and Employment Law…

Immigration and Employment Law Blog

By Coane & Associates.

http://immigrationandemploymentlaw.wordpress.com/
  • Oct 17

    October in Miami: A Lawyer’s Perspective

    October in Miami: A Lawyer’s Perspective
    Here is the view from the office of this Miami immigration lawyer and Miami  discrimination lawyer, today. Our staff is diligently working on our clients’ immigration and discrimination cases from our Florida headquarters in South…
  • Oct 16

    El Viaje Mundial pronto estará Limitado.

    El Viaje Mundial pronto estará Limitado.
    La administración de Trump sigue cerrando las puertas a un país tras otro de visitar a los Estado Unidos. Primero empezó con gente de Irán, Libia, Yemen y otros países Musulmanes. Después, la…
  • Oct 16

    World Travel may soon be Limited

    World Travel may soon be Limited
    In the cat and mouse game of tit-for-tat, the Trump administration continues to cut off one country after another from visiting the U.S. At first it was natives from Iran, Libya, Yemen and other Muslim countries. Next , the administration cut…
Rank this Week: 4282

UpCounsel Blog

UpCounsel Blog

About making your business leaner, faster and smarter.

https://www.upcounsel.com/blog
Rank this Week: 3378

Musings on Immigration

Musings on Immigration

By Kuck Immigration Partners.

http://musingsonimmigration.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 3015

Global Immigration Blog

Global Immigration Blog

Covers US immigration law and employment-based visa news. By Jackson Lewis.

http://www.globalimmigrationblog.com
  • Oct 17

    Update: The Diversity Lottery Will Restart Following Resolution of Technical Issue

    Update: The Diversity Lottery Will Restart Following Resolution of Technical Issue
    We previously reported on the Department of State’s acceptance of applications for the diversity immigrant lottery. Since then, the DOS has announced on the Diversity Lottery website: Due to a technical issue, the DV-2019 entry period…
  • Oct 12

    Insights: AOS Interviews Begin

    Insights: AOS Interviews Begin
    The USCIS has started conducting in-person interviews for all employment-based adjustment of status (AOS) applicants whose applications were filed on or after March 6, 2017. The AOS will not be approved until after a “successful”…
  • Oct 12

    Official Notice: TPS for Sudan to Terminate on November 2, 2018

    Official Notice: TPS for Sudan to Terminate on November 2, 2018
    DHS published the official announcement in the Federal Register terminating TPS for Sudan as of November 2, 2018. Information on how to re-register for TPS and extend EADs until the termination date can be found at…
Rank this Week: 2488

Immigration Attorney Blog

Immigration Attorney Blog

By Brian D. Lerner.

http://brian-d-lerner-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 736

Cuba Law Blog

Cuba Law Blog

Covers business law, government law, and immigration law. By Brian Silber, Esq.

http://www.attorneycuba.com/
  • Oct 17

    Trump Blames Cuba for Sonic Attack

    Trump Blames Cuba for Sonic Attack
    Fifty-five years after the United States and Russia went to the brink of war over the Cuban Missile Crisis, another critical event in the relationship between the United States and Cuba has been reached as President Trump openly blamed Cuba…
  • Oct 10

    Cleveland Latest City To Sign Port Agreement With Cuba

    Cleveland Latest City To Sign Port Agreement With Cuba
    Cleveland, Ohio became the latest city to sign a port agreement with Cuba this week, making it the first agreement since the US State Department’s decision to remove American diplomats from Cuba and request the removal of Cuban…
  • Oct 3

    US to Expel Majority of Cuban Diplomat

    US to Expel Majority of Cuban Diplomat
    Amidst all of the confusion revolving around the mysterious health ailments experienced by US diplomats and relatives in Cuba over the past few months, the Trump administration has taken an even harder line on US-Cuba relations. After an…
Rank this Week: 3062

Hunton Immigration and Nationality…

Hunton Immigration and Nationality Law Blog

Provides information on US immigration law for employers and employees. By Hunton & Williams.

http://www.huntonimmigrationlawblog.com/
  • Oct 17

    November 2017 Visa Bulletin – Very slow forward movement in most categorie

    November 2017 Visa Bulletin – Very slow forward movement in most categorie
    The Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit the final step of the green card process. The complete visa bulletin can be found here. Below is a summary…
  • Oct 16

    Diversity Visa Update – New DV-2019 Entry Period Announced; Resubmissions Required

    Diversity Visa Update – New DV-2019 Entry Period Announced; Resubmissions Required
    The Department of State has announced that due to technical issues the initial DV-2019 entry period of October 3, 2017, to November 7, 2017, has been closed.  The new DV-2019 entry period will begin at noon (EST) on October 18, 2017, and…
  • Oct 11

    Temporary Protected Status for Sudan to End

    Temporary Protected Status for Sudan to End
    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that because the conditions in Sudan no longer support its designation for Temporary Protected Status (TPS), the designation set to expire on November 2, 2017, will terminate on November 2,…
Rank this Week: 4007

Forced Migration Current Awareness…

Forced Migration Current Awareness Blog

Highlights web research and information relatd to refugees, IDPs and forced migration. By Elisa Mason.

http://fm-cab.blogspot.com/
  • Oct 17

    Thematic Focus: Humanitarian Assistance

    Thematic Focus: Humanitarian Assistance
    Opportunity:Feedback requested: Sphere Handbook, Draft 2 [info]- Submit comments by 6 November 2017.Publications:"Applying Social Enterprise to Refugee Settings," Stanford Social Innovation Review, 20 Sept. 2017 [text]"Emergent Groups and…
  • Oct 16

    Thematic Focus: Nationality & Statelessne

    Thematic Focus: Nationality & Statelessne
    Publications:All about Statelessness: What Development Actors Need to Know (Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion, 2017) [access]The Charter of Fundamental Rights and the Protection of Stateless People in the EU: A Dormant Giant? (ENS…
  • Oct 16

    Regional Focus: MENA, incl. Syria

    Regional Focus: MENA, incl. Syria
    Cash Delivery Mechanism Assessment for Refugees, Migrants and Asylum Seekers in Libya (Mercy Corps et al., Sept. 2017) [text via ReliefWeb]"Everywhere the bombing followed us": Forced Displacement and the Use of Explosive Weapons in Populated…
Rank this Week: 545

Immigration Law Blog

Immigration Law Blog

By Beach-Oswald Immigration Law Associates, PC.

https://immigrationlawdc.com/news
  • Oct 17

    DOD Closes Diversity Lottery 2019 Due to Technical Issue

    DOD Closes Diversity Lottery 2019 Due to Technical Issue
    Due to technical difficulties, the Department of State has closed the DV-2019 entry period, that only began on October 3, 2017.  All applications received October 3 -10 are considered not valid and have been excluded from the system. The…
  • Sep 6

    TRUMP ADMINISTRATION TERMINATING DACA

    TRUMP ADMINISTRATION TERMINATING DACA
    On September, 5 2017 Attorney General Sessions announced on behalf of the Trump administration the phase out and termination in six months of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).  The Obama administration had implemented…
  • Aug 29

    USCIS to Expand In-Person Interview Requirements for Green Card Applicant

    USCIS to Expand In-Person Interview Requirements for Green Card Applicant
    USCIS announced its plan to expand in-person interviews for prospective green card applicants. This comes as part of the agencies strategy to improve the detection and prevention of fraud and enhance the immigration system. Beginning October…
Rank this Week: 4339

Visaplace.com Canada & US…

Visaplace.com Canada & US Immigration Lawyers

Covers immigration issues for people seeking to migrate to Canada or the United States. By Niren & Associates.

http://www.visaplace.com/blog-immigration-law
  • Oct 17

    Pentagon Declares Recruits Are on the Path to Obtain U.S. Citizenship Once Again

    Pentagon Declares Recruits Are on the Path to Obtain U.S. Citizenship Once Again
    Since 2009, more than 10,000 recruits have entered the military through the MAVNI (Military Accessions Vital to the National Interest) program. The MAVNI program allows certain non-citizens who are legally present in the United States to join…
  • Oct 16

    What Are the Arguments Surrounding the 2018 Canada Immigration Plan?

    What Are the Arguments Surrounding the 2018 Canada Immigration Plan?
    The 2017 immigration plan allowed a base number of 300,000 immigrants into Canada. It mainly targeted immigrants of the economic class, followed by family class immigrants, refugees, and humanitarian cases. The Liberal government is now in…
  • Oct 11

    Top Five Changes to Canada’s Citizenship Act – Fall 2017

    Top Five Changes to Canada’s Citizenship Act – Fall 2017
    Canada’s Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen announced on October 4th, 2017 that there will be another wave of changes to Bill  C-6. Part of this bill amends the Citizenship Act which helps ease the process for immigrants to become…
Rank this Week: 570

H1B Visa Lawyer Blog

H1B Visa Lawyer Blog

Covers H-1B visas, petitions, audits and caps. By the MVP Law Group.

http://www.h1bvisalawyerblog.com/
  • Oct 17

    Visa Bulletin – November 2017

    Visa Bulletin – November 2017
    The Department of State has released its latest Visa Bulletin. Click the link to view the November 2017 Visa Bulletin The monthly Visa Bulletin has changed. The bulletin now summarizes the availability of immigrant numbers during the reported…
  • Oct 16

    Immigration News – Weekly List of Top News Stories – (10-13-17)

    Immigration News – Weekly List of Top News Stories – (10-13-17)
    List of Top News Stories from the last week related to Immigration: CNN Money (CNN.com), 10/11/17: DACA in flux: 5 things business owners need to know Continue reading
  • Oct 13

    MVP LAW GROUP – Immigration Q&A Forum, Friday, October 13, 2017

    MVP LAW GROUP – Immigration Q&A Forum, Friday, October 13, 2017
    MVP Law Group, P.A. makes available the information and materials in this forum for informational purposes only. The information is general in nature and does not constitute legal advice or any contractual obligations. Further, the use of…
Rank this Week: 249

Peek and Toland Blog

Peek and Toland Blog

Covers immigration policies and criminal defense law in Austin, Texas.

http://www.peekandtoland.com/blog
  • Oct 16

    Undocumented Immigrants Using Fraudulent Documents Will be Charged With Identity Theft.

    Undocumented Immigrants Using Fraudulent Documents Will be Charged With Identity Theft.
    Undocumented immigrants who use fake documents in the United States face being charged with the enhanced offense of aggravated identity theft, according to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Sessions announced the tough measure during a…
  • Oct 16

    Immigration Courts Authorize Deportation of 12 Percent of Immigrants With Bureau of Prison

    Immigration Courts Authorize Deportation of 12 Percent of Immigrants With Bureau of Prison
    Deportations have seldom been far from the headlines during the early days of the Trump administration. Recently, immigration courts authorized the deportations of as many as 12 percent of federal inmates, according to reports. In May,…
  • Oct 14

    Migrant Deaths in Texas Truck Highlights Human Smuggling Crisi

    Migrant Deaths in Texas Truck Highlights Human Smuggling Crisi
    The death of 10 migrants in a sweltering truck in San Antonio this summer once again highlighted the human smuggling crisis in areas close to the Mexican border. As many as 90 people were crammed into the back of a… Read more…
Rank this Week: 2030

The Deportation and Removal Blog

The Deportation and Removal Blog

Covers Immigration Court proceedings, deportation defense, and issues of inadmissibility and deportability. By Matthew Kolken.

http://blogs.ilw.com/blog.php?29230-Matthew-Kolken-on-Deportation-And-Removal
Rank this Week: 2829

Visa Lawyer Blog

Visa Lawyer Blog

Covers immigration law topics including all aspects of family and work visas. Published by Jacob Sapochnick.

https://www.visalawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 688

Rabinowitz & Rabinowitz, P.C. Blog

Rabinowitz & Rabinowitz, P.C. Blog

Covers immigration law.

http://www.rabinowitzrabinowitz.com/blog/
  • Oct 16

    Trump administration rescinds DACA, looks to Congress for fix

    Trump administration rescinds DACA, looks to Congress for fix
    On September 5, 2017, President Trump took action to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, an Obama-era policy that protected some young immigrants from deportation. President Trump gave Congress a six-month time…
  • Sep 13

    Department of State Suspends Nonimmigrant Visa Issuance in Russia

    Department of State Suspends Nonimmigrant Visa Issuance in Russia
    Beginning August 23, 2017, the U.S. Department of State suspended all nonimmigrant visa operations across Russia. All appointments in Moscow were canceled until September 1, when the department said that visa operations would resume on a…
  • Aug 16

    Supreme Court partially lifts injunction against enforcement of President Trump’s Muslim travel ban

    Supreme Court partially lifts injunction against enforcement of President Trump’s Muslim travel ban
    The U.S. Supreme Court lifted significant elements of orders from lower courts blocking President Trump’s ban on travel from six Muslim-majority countries. The high court also agreed to hear full arguments on the ban in the Fall of…
Rank this Week: 2912

Underdog Blog

Underdog Blog

Covers constitutional law, criminal law, DUI, drugs, First Amendment and immigration. By Jon Katz, P.C.

http://katzjustice.com/blog/
  • Oct 16

    Arrests – Fairfax criminal lawyer on challenging detentions every time

    Arrests – Fairfax criminal lawyer on challenging detentions every time
    Police love making arrests. As a Fairfax criminal lawyer, I know that police are not only to look to prosecute for the arrest itself, but also to possibly find contraband on the arrestee that will enable further criminal charges. Police are…
  • Oct 15

    Fairfax marijuana lawyer shows THC blood levels don’t mean DUI

    Fairfax marijuana lawyer shows THC blood levels don’t mean DUI
    Does tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) (marijuana's primary psychoactive ingredient) concentration correlate to impairment from marijuana/cannabis consumption? The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration ("NHTSA") of the United…
  • Oct 14

    Fairfax criminal lawyer on snitch testimony causing Pruett’s execution

    Fairfax criminal lawyer on snitch testimony causing Pruett’s execution
    Why allow inmate snitch testimony to cause an inmate's execution? Testimony from inmates serving substantial prison terms can too often be expected to be manufactured for seeking to improve their lot, with little concern about the…
Rank this Week: 1361

Law Office of Michael West P.C.…

Law Office of Michael West P.C. Blog

Covers Georgia law.

http://lawofficeofmichaelwest.com/blog/
  • Oct 16

    Crossing Accidents – Train Slams into Truck in Locust Grove, Georgia

    Crossing Accidents – Train Slams into Truck in Locust Grove, Georgia
    Cars and trucks stuck on grade crossings are one of the most significant causes of wrecks between trains and vehicles. We see these crossing accidents on a regular basis in Georgia. Recently, a train hit a tractor-trailer that was stuck on a…
  • Oct 13

    Newnan Couple Killed by Alleged Red Light Runner

    Newnan Couple Killed by Alleged Red Light Runner
    Red light runners cause a large number of intersection crashes. Tragically, in August, a couple from Newnan lost their lives after a driver allegedly ran a stop light. Thomas Mayo, 58, and Pamela Mayo, 57, died when a driver of a black…
  • Oct 11

    Moe’s Diners Injured After Van Crashed into An Atlanta Restaurant

    Moe’s Diners Injured After Van Crashed into An Atlanta Restaurant
    Incidents in which cars and trucks crash into buildings occur more often than we may think. Recently, diners were injured when a van crashed into an Atlanta restaurant. Several people were reported injured in August after a nine-car crash in…
Rank this Week: 1250

Montag Law blog

Montag Law blog

Covers current immigration legal issues. By Jonathan D. Montag.

http://www.montaglaw.com/blog
  • Oct 15

    Now it’s a war on asylum.

    Now it’s a war on asylum.
    Of all the things one would think a large, rich, heterogeneous, morals-based society would not go to war against, one would think it would be asylum seekers. Yet this is what our country is doing. For a country that has as one of its…
  • Sep 17

    USCIS slipping into crisis.

    USCIS slipping into crisis.
    In dealing with the government, there are two principal ways of dealing with it. One is dealing with whatever agency you are dealing with according to its rules and its systems. The other is through litigation. We all deal with the government…
  • Sep 4

    Ten DACA issues, myths, and fact

    Ten DACA issues, myths, and fact
      1. DACA kids have been accused of everything from being gang bangers to being valedictorians. They aren’t all everything. Just kids. (The oldest DACA recipients are 36 years old). 2. DACA kids should have become citizens in all…
Rank this Week: 1105

US Immigration Blog

US Immigration Blog

Covers recent developments in the immigration field. By Peter Messersmith.

http://blog.messersmithlaw.com
  • Oct 15

    NIW Requirement

    NIW Requirement
    NIW Requirements The bare minimum qualification for the NIW standard is that the foreign national is a member of the professions holding an advanced degree, defined as a bachelor’s degree with five years of progressive experience or a…
  • Oct 10

    Motion to Reopen

    Motion to Reopen
    Motion to Reopen When USCIS denies a case, the applicant normally has the opportunity to file a motion to reopen, motion to reconsider and/or an appeal.  A motion to reopen, reconsider, or an appeal must be filed within 30 days of…
  • Sep 25

    New USCIS Interview Requirements for EB1, EB2, NIW, EB3 – Chicago USCIS Office

    New USCIS Interview Requirements for EB1, EB2, NIW, EB3 – Chicago USCIS Office
    New USCIS Interview for Employment Based I485 Applicants For the past 15 years, USCIS has only required in person interview of employment based I485 applicants in situations where the USCIS adjudicator believed the applicant may have…
Rank this Week: 190

Law Blog

Law Blog

A blog of legal issues and discussions. By Sean R. Hanover.

http://hanoverlawpc.blogspot.com/
  • Oct 14

    DUI, Drugs, and travel outside the US (immigration) -- what the heck!?

    DUI, Drugs, and travel outside the US (immigration) -- what the heck!?
    The Trump Administration has nothing on anti-immigrant sentiment from the lat 19th century. Mr. William Windom was Treasury secretary at the end of the 19th century. In the 1880's, he proposed making Ellis Island a holding location for…
  • Oct 13

    Exception to Discharge -- attacking bankruptcy filings in Federal Court

    Exception to Discharge -- attacking bankruptcy filings in Federal Court
    Source: https://www.americanbar.org/publications/blt/2016/10/02_maurice.htmlI was recently asked to discuss how the heck you could challenge a person filing for bankruptcy. The most obvious answer is by showing they are hiding money. Nail…
  • Aug 9

    Analyzing Prior Removal Orders -- or are they? (immigration law)

    Analyzing Prior Removal Orders -- or are they? (immigration law)
    by LALO ALCARAZ on JULY 3, 2014 in CARTOONS, EL NOW. See: http://www.pocho.com/la-cucaracha-you-must-be-this-tall-toon/A fellow practitioner asked a question regarding deportation and future relief. I thought the topic was worth discussing…
Rank this Week: 1572

Immigration Legal Blog

Immigration Legal Blog

Covers immigration law especially employment and family based immigration issues. By Shah Peerally Law Group PC.

http://immigrationlegalblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1373

New York Traffic Ticket Attorney…

New York Traffic Ticket Attorney Blog

Covers immigration and injury and accident law. By The Claro Law Firm.

http://www.newyorktrafficattorneys.net/
  • Oct 13

    The Move Over Law (NY VTL § 1144A)

    The Move Over Law (NY VTL § 1144A)
    The Move Over Law What is the Move Over Law (NY VTL § 1144A)? New York Vehicle and Traffic Law Section 1144A requires drivers who approach a police, emergency, or hazard vehicle stopped on the shoulder of the road with its lights on to…
  • Oct 6

    Work Zone Vehicle and Traffic Law Section 1180-(f) (VTL § 1180f)

    Work Zone Vehicle and Traffic Law Section 1180-(f) (VTL § 1180f)
    WORK ZONE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW (VTL § 1180-f) What is a work zone? Work zones are governed by vehicle and traffic law section 1180f (VTL § 1180-(f)), which defines a work zone as a highway construction or maintenance work area.…
  • Sep 15

    New York Vehicle and Traffic Law section 1180(a): Speed not reasonable and prudent

    New York Vehicle and Traffic Law section 1180(a): Speed not reasonable and prudent
    The New York Vehicle and Traffic Law section 1180(a) – what is it and what does it mean for you as a driver? Lets first illustrate this traffic violation: Gabe grew up on a farm in a Northeast.  He has been driving tractors and…
Rank this Week: 2855

Florida Business Lawyers Blog

Florida Business Lawyers Blog

Covers business, immigration and real estate law. By Stok Folk + Kon, P.A.

http://www.floridabusinesslawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1226

Sarmiento Immigration Law Firm…

Sarmiento Immigration Law Firm Blog

Covers immigration law.

http://www.sarmientoimmigration.com/
Rank this Week: 406

www.immi-usa.com

www.immi-usa.com

Covers immigration topics in the United States.By SGM Law Firm.

http://www.immi-usa.com/immigration-news/
  • Oct 12

    November 2017 Visa Bulletin | Report, Predictions & Analysi

    November 2017 Visa Bulletin | Report, Predictions & Analysi
    If you are on the path to a green card and only need to wait until your priority date is current, then this article is for you. Whether you want to find out where the dates have fallen this month, … Continue reading → The post…
  • Oct 3

    E-2 Visa Transfer | How to Switch To an H-1B or Green Card

    E-2 Visa Transfer | How to Switch To an H-1B or Green Card
    In the world of immigration law, it is not uncommon for people’s circumstances to change rapidly while in the U.S. Occasionally, these changes may interfere with your current nonimmigrant status or provide you with the opportunity to…
  • Sep 24

    EB-1A Denial: Top 4 Reasons for Rejection | SGM Law Group

    EB-1A Denial: Top 4 Reasons for Rejection | SGM Law Group
    Immigration law is rarely an easy road to navigate. Without help, the complicated processes and documents can be overwhelming. If you have experienced an EB-1A denial or wish to avoid one, keep reading for the top 4 reasons for denial…
Rank this Week: 470

Immigration Wage & Hour Law Blog

Immigration Wage & Hour Law Blog

By Ken C. Gauvey.

http://www.gauveylaw.com/legal-blog/
  • Oct 11

    How Does the New Fiduciary Rule Impact 401k Plans in Maryland?

    How Does the New Fiduciary Rule Impact 401k Plans in Maryland?
    2017 is seeing changes to the Department of Labor (DOL)’s rules and standards for financial and investment professionals who work with retirement accounts. If you have a retirement account, this rule may have some impact on your account…
  • Aug 7

    The Case for Using Actual Photographers in Your Entertainment Marketing

    The Case for Using Actual Photographers in Your Entertainment Marketing
    As many hospitality industry owners know, a new breed of lawsuit is targeting the entertainment industries such as restaurants and gentlemen’s clubs. Recently, those establishments that use images from unknown sources for marketing…
  • May 22

    Restaurants and Defending FLSA Claims in Maryland

    Restaurants and Defending FLSA Claims in Maryland
    Restaurants have become the newest targets for wage and hour attorneys. Restaurants are particularly susceptible to wage claims for a variety of reasons. Actions that increase risks to restaurant owners include paying employees cash without…
Rank this Week: 2883

Florida Immigration Law Blog

Florida Immigration Law Blog

By Colombo & Hurd, PL.

http://www.colombohurdlaw.com/news-articles/
  • Oct 10

    How to Prepare for an Immigration Interview at USCIS

    How to Prepare for an Immigration Interview at USCIS
    An immigration interview with US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) can be a nerve-wracking experience.  One of the questions we get the most here at the firm is what is going to happen at my immigration interview and how do I…
  • Sep 14

    Obtaining an E-2 Visa in Florida

    Obtaining an E-2 Visa in Florida
    For immigrants looking to make an investment in the United States, an E-2 investor visa may be an appropriate option for an investor who wishes to direct and develop a commercial enterprise in which they have invested a substantial amount of…
  • Sep 13

    Florida Police Acting Like Immigration Agents Despite Promise

    Florida Police Acting Like Immigration Agents Despite Promise
    It is no surprise that since President Donald Trump took office in January 2017, immigration raids and deportations have increased. President Trump campaigned on harsh anti-immigration policies, and has continued to take a stance against all…
Rank this Week: 1617

Immigration Lawyer Blog

Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers immigration news and laws. By Jacob J. Sapochnick.

http://www.immigrationlawyerblog.com/
  • Oct 9

    Overcoming the STOKES or Second Marriage Interview for Presumption of Fraud

    Overcoming the STOKES or Second Marriage Interview for Presumption of Fraud
    In this segment Attorney Jacob J. Sapochnick Esq. discusses the stokes interview otherwise known as the infamous “fraud interview” for the green card application. A stokes interview may occur during the marriage based green…
  • Sep 26

    Q & A H-1B Visa Portability: Working at Different Site Location

    Q & A H-1B Visa Portability: Working at Different Site Location
    In this video, attorney Jacob Sapochnick answers your questions regarding H-1B visa portability. Q: Can an H-1B employee work at different site locations and can an employee change jobs easily? A:  Yes, but a separate Labor Condition…
  • Sep 18

    Two Sisters, a DACA holder and US Citizen, Discuss Trump’s Decision to End DACA

    Two Sisters, a DACA holder and US Citizen, Discuss Trump’s Decision to End DACA
    The story of two sisters. One is a US Citizen, the other a DACA holder. Share your Daca stories with us. We have to continue the fight. #daca #dreamers #passthedreamact Posted by San Diego Immigration Lawyer, Jacob J. Sapochnick on Sunday,…
Rank this Week: 1981

Nation of Immigrators

Nation of Immigrators

Covers public policy issues with the American immigration system. By Angelo A. Paparelli.

http://www.nationofimmigrators.com
Rank this Week: 2627

PanCanadian Immigration Law Group

PanCanadian Immigration Law Group

Covers the process of immigrating to Canada.

http://immigrationcanada.pro/blog/
  • Oct 7

    Changes to Canada’s Citizenship Act Start Oct 11

    Changes to Canada’s Citizenship Act Start Oct 11
    Bill C-6 is an amendment to Canada’s Citizenship Act  that will benefit thousands of immigrants. The new law is more flexible and simplifies and streamlines the process for immigrants to become Canadian citizens and…
  • Sep 30

    New US Travel Ban Add 3 Countrie

    New US Travel Ban Add 3 Countrie
    The newest US travel ban was put in place by executive order a new travel ban on September 24, 2017. Chad, Venezuela and North Korea were added to this travel ban, the Sudan and Iraq were on previous versions of US President…
  • Sep 28

    September 2017 Ackah Law Newsletter

    September 2017 Ackah Law Newsletter
    26 September 2017 BC Launches PNP Technology Pilot Citizenship Act Changes I heard that OINP Corporate Stream is now accepting applications – How can I apply? September 2017 Ackah Law Newsletter is from PanCanadian Immigration…
Rank this Week: 3117

U.S. and China Visa Law Blog

U.S. and China Visa Law Blog

Covers the visa, permanent residence and citizenship laws of the two countries. By Gary Chodorow.

http://lawandborder.com/
  • Oct 7

    What We Do 2

    What We Do 2
    Family Immigration   Spouses of U.S. citizens K-1 fiancé(e)s Parents, children, and other relatives Form I-864, Affidavit of Support, Help Center EMPLOYMENT-BASED IMMIGRATION   Multinational managers and executives EB-1…
  • Sep 26

    National Day and Mid-Autumn Festival

    National Day and Mid-Autumn Festival
    Chodorow Law Offices will be closed during the upcoming Chinese National Day and Mid-Autumn Festival holidays. Sept. 30 (Saturday): Open. Oct. 2-8: Closed. Oct. 9 (Monday): Open. Similarly, the U.S. Embassy and Consulates General will be…
  • Aug 31

    Is the Chinese Students and Scholars Association an “Affiliate” of the Communist Party? Would Joining Make Me Ineligible for a Green Card?

    Is the Chinese Students and Scholars Association an “Affiliate” of the Communist Party? Would Joining Make Me Ineligible for a Green Card?
    A reader asks: I am a student at the University of … with an F-1 visa. I’m a senior. I will be applying for optional practical training (OPT) work authorization. Hope to find an employer to sponsor me for an H-1B visa and a green…
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Immigration View

Immigration View

By Fox Rothschild LLP.

https://immigrationview.foxrothschild.com/
  • Oct 6

    ICE levies largest settlement ever: Asplundh Tree Expert Co to pay $95 million dollars.

    ICE levies largest settlement ever: Asplundh Tree Expert Co to pay $95 million dollars.
    Asplundh Tree Expert Co., one of the largest privately owned corporations in the country, with 30,000 employees and 3.5 billion in annual sales, according to Forbes, has been ordered to pay $95 million in the largest fine against a company…
  • Oct 6

    USCIS Reinstates Premium Processing for ALL H-1B Petition

    USCIS Reinstates Premium Processing for ALL H-1B Petition
    On October 3, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it will begin accepting premium processing requests for all categories of H-1B petitions.  In March 2017, USCIS had suspended the premium processing…
  • Sep 19

    The new redesigned Permanent Resident Card (“Green Cards”) and Employment Authorization Document

    The new redesigned Permanent Resident Card (“Green Cards”) and Employment Authorization Document
    On May 1, 2017, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services began issuing redesigned versions of the Permanent Resident Card (aka a “Green Card”) and the Employment Authorization Document (EAD) as part of the Next Generation…
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Canada Immigration Blog

Canada Immigration Blog

Covers issues related to immigrating to Canada. By David Cohen.

http://www.canadavisa.com/canada-immigration-blog/
  • Oct 5

    Dare we?

    Dare we?
    In a new book, titled ‘Maximum Canada’, author Doug Saunders accounts for how a ‘population deficit’ threatens Canada’s social programs, cities, and environment. Saunders argues that a goal of 100 million…
  • Sep 7

    More Personnel Needed to Process Asylum Claim

    More Personnel Needed to Process Asylum Claim
    Earlier this year, in a previous entry to this blog titled No Easy Answers, I suggested that Canada may not be as prepared as it could be to deal with the potential entrance of thousands of migrants arriving at the Canadian border. Moreover,…
  • Jul 20

    For the faint of heart

    For the faint of heart
    When Justin Trudeau and his cabinet colleagues ambled through Ottawa to be sworn in this time last year, the new Prime Minister was much-quoted for repeating the line “sunny ways”. This, of course, was an allusion to Wilfried…
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Altro & Associates Blog

Altro & Associates Blog

Covers Canadian immigration news and laws.

http://www.altrolevy.com/category/all/
  • Oct 5

    An Excerpt from David A. Altro’s Book – Chapter 14

    An Excerpt from David A. Altro’s Book – Chapter 14
    The chapter being shared on our blogs is titled Florida Specific Issues, from the book Owning US Property the Canadian Way, Third Edition by David A. Altro. The post An Excerpt from David A. Altro’s Book – Chapter 14 appeared…
  • Oct 5

    CTV – Hurricane Irma not expected to deter snowbirds from Florida

    CTV – Hurricane Irma not expected to deter snowbirds from Florida
    CTV News looked to David Altro as a Florida Attorney for his insight on the Florida real estate market & Canadian buyers' perspective on an investment there. The post CTV – Hurricane Irma not expected to deter snowbirds from…
  • Aug 16

    “RAISE”-ING the Bar

    “RAISE”-ING the Bar
    With the recently proposed changes to the U.S. immigration system, will the future of immigration to the U.S. be an impossibility given the RAISE Act? The post “RAISE”-ING the Bar appeared first on Altro LLP.
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Austin Immigration Lawyer Blog

Austin Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers immigration news and family-based immigration law. By Lyttle Law Firm, PLLC.

http://www.austinimmigrationlawyerblog.com/
  • Oct 5

    Fate of Visa Lottery Winners Now in High Court’s Hand

    Fate of Visa Lottery Winners Now in High Court’s Hand
    The refusal of one federal judge to overrule President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban against Muslim-majority countries, has put the fate of four families—two from Iran and two from Yemen—who won the annual…
  • Oct 2

    Asylum Seekers File Lawsuit Against ICE for Illegal Detention

    Asylum Seekers File Lawsuit Against ICE for Illegal Detention
    A group of refugees from different parts of the globe has filed a lawsuit against Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) for illegally putting them in prison, where some were held for nearly two years. The refugees recall going through the…
  • Sep 28

    Texas AG Paxton Lauds SB4 Decision in the 5th Circuit

    Texas AG Paxton Lauds SB4 Decision in the 5th Circuit
    Attorney General Ken Paxton praised the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals for its unanimous decision to allow Texas to enforce core provisions of Texas Senate Bill 4 (SB4), a law designed to crack down on so-called “sanctuary”…
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Immigration Lawyers Blog

Immigration Lawyers Blog

Covers immigrant and non-immigrant visas, including H-1B visas. By Cornerstone Law Group.

http://www.immigrationlawyersblog.com/
  • Oct 3

    Travel Ban Update

    Travel Ban Update
    On September 24, 2017, the Trump administration announced details of a revised and expanded travel ban upon nationals from Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela, and Yemen.  The ban immediately impacts nationals of…
  • Oct 3

    USCIS to Resume Premium Processing for All H-1B Petition

    USCIS to Resume Premium Processing for All H-1B Petition
    Effective October 3, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) resumed premium processing for all H-1B extension of stay petitions.  Premium processing is now available for all types of H-1B petitions. When a petitioner…
  • Sep 14

    Rescission of Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

    Rescission of Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
    On September 5, 2017, the Trump administration announced the rescission of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.  This impacts almost 800,000 individuals who have been granted DACA. In a June 15, 2012 memorandum, the…
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US Immigration Law Blog

US Immigration Law Blog

Covers immigration news. By Ashwin Sharma.

http://ashwinsharma.com
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immigrationblog.us

immigrationblog.us

Covers immigration law news. By Drew Law Office, pllc.

http://www.immigrationblog.us/
  • Oct 2

    Employment Authorization Document (EAD) and SSN in one application

    Employment Authorization Document (EAD) and SSN in one application
    WASHINGTON – Based on a new information-sharing partnership between U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Social Security Administration (SSA), foreign nationals in certain categories or classifications can now apply for…
  • Aug 18

    Automatic Employment Authorization Document (EAD) Extension | USCIS

    Automatic Employment Authorization Document (EAD) Extension | USCIS
    Automatic Employment Authorization Document (EAD) Extension | USCIS from USCIS.gov Automatic Employment Authorization Document (EAD) ExtensionStarting Jan. 17, 2017, USCIS is automatically extending certain expiring EADs for up to 180 days…
  • Aug 2

    Migrants in surge fare worse in immigration court than other groups - The Washington Post

    Migrants in surge fare worse in immigration court than other groups - The Washington Post
    Migrants in surge fare worse in immigration court than other groups - The Washington Post  Drew Law Office, PLLC -- Immigration Lawyers Metro Manchester NH (603) 644-3739 or www.immigrationNH.com
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Immigration Law Blog

Immigration Law Blog

Covers immigration law and legislative reform. By the Law Office of Ruby L. Powers.

http://www.rubypowerslaw.com/category/immigration-law/
  • Sep 28

    Why It is Critical to Understand the New 90-day Rule Regarding Misrepresentation Based on Conduct

    Why It is Critical to Understand the New 90-day Rule Regarding Misrepresentation Based on Conduct
    Immigrants now face stricter rules regarding misrepresentation. The Department of State (DOS) revised the section of the Foreign Affairs Manual (FAM) guidelines that deal with misrepresentation. Section 9 FAM 302.9-4(B)(3) applies to foreign…
  • Sep 20

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  • Sep 18

    DACA may be Down, but it is not yet Out

    DACA may be Down, but it is not yet Out
    DACA may be Down, but it is not yet Out Ever since the story hit the newswires that the Trump Administration was rescinding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, much has already been said and written by pundits on both…
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New York & New Jersey Immigration…

New York & New Jersey Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers immigration news, deportations, and visas. By Samuel C Berger, PC.

http://www.newjerseyimmigrationlawyer-blog.com/
  • Sep 28

    DACA Beneficiaries Sue Federal Government Over Termination of Program

    DACA Beneficiaries Sue Federal Government Over Termination of Program
    Just over five years ago, President Obama announced the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which allowed certain undocumented immigrants who had been brought to the United States as children to remain here. The idea behind…
  • Sep 14

    New Jersey Immigration Authorities Face Massive Backlog of Cases in Complex System

    New Jersey Immigration Authorities Face Massive Backlog of Cases in Complex System
    Immigration law in the United States involves a complicated set of laws and regulations, which are administered and enforced by agencies spread across several Cabinet-level departments of the federal government. The immigration system covers…
  • Aug 24

    Supreme Court Limits Government’s Ability to Revoke Naturalized Citizenship

    Supreme Court Limits Government’s Ability to Revoke Naturalized Citizenship
    Immigrants to the United States can become citizens through the process of naturalization, and unlike natural-born citizens, it is possible for them to lose citizenship. The Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) states that a conviction for…
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Law and Disorder: Performing Arts…

Law and Disorder: Performing Arts Division

Answers questions about basic legal and business issues, concepts, trends, problems, and practices important to the arts and entertainment field. By Goldstein & Guilliams PLC.

http://musicalamerica.com/mablogs/?cat=872
  • Sep 27

    The impact of Trump’s revised travel ban won’t have much impact on the arts!

    The impact of Trump’s revised travel ban won’t have much impact on the arts!
    Just a quick update for those of you wondering about the arts implications of the revised travel ban: Aside from adding North Korea and Venezuela (with the latter not actually be a “real” ban) to the list, everything else is…
  • Sep 6

    THE TRIALS AND TRIBULATIONS OF A TRIBUTE BAND

    THE TRIALS AND TRIBULATIONS OF A TRIBUTE BAND
    By Brian Taylor Goldstein, Esq. We hope everyone had a great summer. Sorry we haven’t posted in a while, but we’ve been a bit “pre-occupied” with in the world of artist visas. It seems something changes every time…
  • Mar 17

    WHY ARE ARTISTS BEING DENIED ENTRY INTO THE US? HOW DID IT COME TO THIS AND WHO DO WE BLAME?

    WHY ARE ARTISTS BEING DENIED ENTRY INTO THE US? HOW DID IT COME TO THIS AND WHO DO WE BLAME?
    By Brian Taylor Goldstein, Esq.    By now, you should all be aware that the incidents of artists and performers from a wide range of nationalities arriving in the United States as visitors (either on visitor visas (B-1/B-2) or…
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Florida Immigration Lawyer Blog

Florida Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers immigration and personal injury law. By the Law Office of Shorstein, Lasnetski & Gihon.

http://www.floridaimmigrationlawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 27

    Do I Need An Attorney If I Am A Witness In An Immigration Case?

    Do I Need An Attorney If I Am A Witness In An Immigration Case?
    If you are just a witness in an immigration case, you may think that you are safe from deportation and criminal prosecution, but under the Trump Administration, that is not the case. Increasingly, Department of Justice and Homeland Security…
  • Sep 21

    I Have DACA. What Are My Immigration Options When DACA Ends?

    I Have DACA. What Are My Immigration Options When DACA Ends?
    The President recently announced that the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or “Dreamers”) program is ending as we know it. The government will not accept any new applications for DACA effective September 5, 2017. If…
  • Sep 6

    President Trump Has Ended DACA? What Do I Do Now?

    President Trump Has Ended DACA? What Do I Do Now?
    On September 5, 2017, President Trump announced that he was ending DACA . . . sort of.  Its true, DACA, formally known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, is ending as we have known it since 2012 when President Obama created the…
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The HMA Law Firm Blawg

The HMA Law Firm Blawg

Covers immigration and criminal law. By Hassan M. Ahmad.

http://www.hmalegal.com/blawg.html
  • Sep 25

    New Travel Ban Is Probably Legal

    New Travel Ban Is Probably Legal
    #MuslimBan 3.0 is out. I'm very concerned, because I think it's legal.I hope I'm wrong. And that doesn't mean don't resist. But this ban is different than the two prior ones.First - the affected countries are Chad, Iran, Libya, North…
  • Sep 5

    Some Legal Options During DACApolypse

    Some Legal Options During DACApolypse
    Some legal options for Dreamers to start thinking about during #DACApolypse.I preface this by saying don't let up advocacy and working with allies on the ground, and in the halls of Congress. Ultimately we need our leaders to act. But…
  • Sep 5

    The Slow Killing of DACA

    The Slow Killing of DACA
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the end of #DACA today. Here is what that means (based on info we have now):If you have never filed for DACA, it's too late, as of today. You'll have to find another way to stay. There may be…
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