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ImmigrationProf Blog

ImmigrationProf Blog

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

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/immigration/
  • May 22

    Changing Barriers, Changing Time

    Changing Barriers, Changing Time
    Guest post by Alexandria Von Mohr, a rising 3L at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law. In one short drive you see can many changes in scenery. On the left you’ll spot an area...
  • May 22

    Reporting From The Border

    Reporting From The Border
    This week, I am at the U.S.-Mexico border with a group of 11 law students from around the country. I am leading Hofstra Law's one week summer course Immigration Law and Border Enforcement. Over the next few days, I'll be...
  • May 21

    Viet Thanh Nguyen: Ripping Children from Parents Will Shatter America's Soul

    Viet Thanh Nguyen: Ripping Children from Parents Will Shatter America's Soul
    Pulitzer prize winning novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen has written a beautiful op-ed in the Washington Post on the US policy of separating children from their parents at the border. He shares his own traumatic story of having been separated…
Rank this Week: 25

Sarmiento Immigration Law Firm…

Sarmiento Immigration Law Firm Blog

Covers immigration law.

http://www.sarmientoimmigration.com/
Rank this Week: 175

Immigration News Blog

Immigration News Blog

Covers immigration law, news and commentary. By Matthew L. Kolken.

http://kolken.blogspot.com/
  • May 18

    End of Administrative Closure Undermines Due Process and Will Add to Court Backlog

    End of Administrative Closure Undermines Due Process and Will Add to Court Backlog
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Thursday, May 17, 2018AG's Latest Move Further Erodes the Independence of Immigration JudgesEnd of Administrative Closure Undermines Due Process and Will Add to Court BacklogsWASHINGTON, DC - Today, in a precedent…
  • May 18

    Attorney General Rules on Administrative Closure of Deportation Case

    Attorney General Rules on Administrative Closure of Deportation Case
    For the reasons set forth in the accompanying opinion, I affirm the Board’s order and remand for further proceedings. I hold that immigration judges and the Board do not have the general authority to suspend indefinitely immigration…
  • May 17

    District Judge Blocks Revocation of DACA Based on Misstatements of Fact

    District Judge Blocks Revocation of DACA Based on Misstatements of Fact
    Via Slate:On Tuesday, U.S. District Judge Ricardo S. Martinez shot down the federal government’s efforts to strip Daniel Ramirez Medina of his DACA status. Immigrations [Sic] and Customs Enforcement had arrested and detained…
Rank this Week: 216

Third Circuit Immigration Blog

Third Circuit Immigration Blog

Focuses on immigration issues decided by the Third Circuit Court of Appeals or within the Third Circuit.

http://3dcir.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 233

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: 362

Underdog Blog

Underdog Blog

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

http://katzjustice.com/blog/
  • May 21

    Trial readiness is critical – A Virginia deal is not always a done deal – Fairfax lawyer

    Trial readiness is critical – A Virginia deal is not always a done deal – Fairfax lawyer
    Fairfax criminal lawyer on Virginia prosecutors' leeway to back out from plea deals. Trial readiness is critical for criminal defense lawyers. As a Fairfax criminal lawyer, I know that trial readiness is the only way to win, to negotiate from…
  • May 21

    Handgun violence – Part II – Fairfax criminal lawyer

    Handgun violence – Part II – Fairfax criminal lawyer
    Fairfax criminal lawyer on handling handgun violence and all violence. How do we stop murders if guns are not banned? I do not have a ready answer, but as a Fairfax criminal lawyer do have the below thoughts. Those who own guns should assure…
  • May 20

    Witness availability needs checking before pleading guilty – Fairfax DUI lawyer

    Witness availability needs checking before pleading guilty – Fairfax DUI lawyer
    Fairfax DUI lawyer obtains reckless driving result after prosecution witness calls in sick. Witness availability -- on the prosecution side -- always needs to be checked by the defense lawyer as part of advising a criminal or…
Rank this Week: 370

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/
  • Apr 1

    Are you ready to take the big leap? – The EB1C and the L1A

    Are you ready to take the big leap? – The EB1C and the L1A
    Are you ready to take your relationship forward, from casual to getting serious, from just thinking day to day to thinking in terms of a future together? Professional life, just like personal life, is a journey on the path to unleash your…
  • Jan 3

    Do You Qualify for an EB1A?

    Do You Qualify for an EB1A?
    The Immigration Act of 1990 brought a national reform of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965. The Act provided family-based immigration visa, created five distinct employment-based visas (such as EB1A, EB1B, EB1C, EB2,…
  • Dec 3

    Frequently Asked Questions: Rejected DACA Request

    Frequently Asked Questions: Rejected DACA Request
    Specific guidance will be provided soon about the steps that a DACA recipient must take to resubmit his or her renewal request to USCIS if the filing was rejected due to U.S. Postal Service mail-service delays. Q1: Are any new DACA requests…
Rank this Week: 383

Greg Siskind on Immigration Law…

Greg Siskind on Immigration Law and Policy

Covers immigration laws, legislation, and news.

http://blog.ilw.com/gregsiskind/
  • Jan 27

    Siskind Summary – Immigration Innovation Act of 2018 (“I-Squared”)

    Siskind Summary – Immigration Innovation Act of 2018 (“I-Squared”)
    Siskind Summary – Immigration Innovation Act of 2018 (“I-Squared”) By Greg Siskind Title I – Employment-Based Nonimmigrant Visas Section 101. Market-Based H-1B Visa Limits The H-1B cap shall be calculated first…
  • Jan 18

    How Immigration Functions Will be Impacted by a Government Shutdown

    How Immigration Functions Will be Impacted by a Government Shutdown
    The US Federal government could shut down on January 20, 2018, at 12 am, because as of the writing of this article at the end of the workday on January 18th, Congress has not passed legislation to continue funding. A …
  • Dec 14

    12 Things to Know About Entrepreneur Parole

    12 Things to Know About Entrepreneur Parole
    On December 14, 2017, USCIS announced it is beginning to accept Entrepreneur Parole cases. This is in response to a court order as a result of litigation over the agency’s attempt to postpone implementation of a rule finalized in the…
Rank this Week: 375

US Immigration Blog

US Immigration Blog

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

http://blog.messersmithlaw.com
  • Nov 6

    Intent to Revoke Was Sent

    Intent to Revoke Was Sent
    A Notice of Intent to Revoke, issued by USCIS, can occur in any type of immigration application or petition, both family based and employment based, that has previously been approved. The Notice of Intent to Revoke or NOIR is a detailed…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 395

Immigration Attorney Blog

Immigration Attorney Blog

By Brian D. Lerner.

http://brian-d-lerner-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 775

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/
  • May 22

    Upcoming Congressional Hearings on Immigration

    Upcoming Congressional Hearings on Immigration
    House   Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Committee: U.S. House Homeland Security Committee, Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Continue reading
  • May 21

    MVP “Immigration Q & A Forum” – This Friday, May 25, 2018

    MVP “Immigration Q & A Forum” – This Friday, May 25, 2018
    We wanted to find a new way to engage our reader base. Every other Friday, we will post the ten (10) best/most frequently asked questions received during the week from our h1bvisalawyerblog, Facebook, and Twitter readers. We will answer those…
  • May 18

    USCIS Completes Data Entry of FY 2019 H-1B Cap-Subject Petition

    USCIS Completes Data Entry of FY 2019 H-1B Cap-Subject Petition
    USCIS announced (by news alert) on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 that they have completed the data entry of all Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 H-1B cap – subjected petitions that have been selected randomly through a computer generated process. USCIS…
Rank this Week: 680

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/
Rank this Week: 747

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/
  • May 17

    How to Enter U.S. to Start a Business as a Foreigner

    How to Enter U.S. to Start a Business as a Foreigner
    Foreign entrepreneurs and professionals often approach our firm wanting to know what their options are when it comes to starting a business in the United States. While each scenario is different, there are a number of viable visa options made…
  • May 16

    O-1 Visa Benefit

    O-1 Visa Benefit
    When it comes to working temporarily in the U.S., you can’t go wrong with the O-1 visa. The advantages it provides are substantial, but getting an O-1 is no small feat. You’ll need to demonstrate that you are a foreign ……
  • May 11

    June 2018 Visa Bulletin

    June 2018 Visa Bulletin
    With the summer season just around the corner, it’s time to examine the next Department of State visa bulletin to see where the final action dates have moved. Waiting for your priority date to be current can be an arduous ……
Rank this Week: 730

Montag Law blog

Montag Law blog

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

http://www.montaglaw.com/blog
  • May 6

    The Supreme Court did not stop the government from deporting violent felons.

    The Supreme Court did not stop the government from deporting violent felons.
      On April 17, 2018, the Supreme Court issued Sessions v. Dimaya, and immigration case holding that a certain provision of federal law was so vague that it cannot be applied to determining the deportability of non-citizens. Headlines…
  • Apr 29

    A well-founded fear of death alone is not a basis for asylum.

    A well-founded fear of death alone is not a basis for asylum.
    Over and over, the media reports of aliens fleeing violence in Latin America, predominantly Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador seeking asylum in the United States. Over and over the pretense is that a well-founded fear of…
  • Apr 15

    The government’s ways dealing with Immigration case backlogs is making things worse.

    The government’s ways dealing with Immigration case backlogs is making things worse.
    We all deal with backlogs. It may be dealing with an abstract list of lifetime goals, our bucket list, like visiting all 50 states, learning French, or, the more challenging, like getting through Ken Burns’ “Vietnam.” Then…
Rank this Week: 626

Ayo and Iken PLC General Practice…

Ayo and Iken PLC General Practice Blog

Covers Florida law topics.

http://www.myfloridalaw.com/blog/
  • May 6

    Ayo & Iken Recap – May 2018

    Ayo & Iken Recap – May 2018
    Our dedicated group of attorneys at Ayo & Iken continue to make a difference in their clients lives on a day-to-day basis tackling the toughest legal situations. It has been a busy time for the firm as the cases we have tackled have run…
  • Apr 25

    Social Media: The Courts Are Watching

    Social Media: The Courts Are Watching
    Social media’s domination of society is having an effect on the court system as well and experts are now starting to quantify its impact on the legal system and how attorneys will use it to benefit their clients in both criminal and…
  • Apr 24

    Difficulties Divorcing a Narcissist

    Difficulties Divorcing a Narcissist
    As American writer Jonathan Franzen wrote, “nice people don’t necessarily fall in love with nice people.” If you have been married to a narcissist for any length of time, you are probably painfully aware of this fact.…
Rank this Week: 770

Immigration Visa Attorney Blog

Immigration Visa Attorney Blog

Covers immigration law, including topics associated with family and employment visas, citizenship, and entry and exit issues. By Fong & Aquino.

http://www.immigrationvisaattorneyblog.com/
  • Sep 13

    What can I do if USCIS is taking too long to make a decision in my case?

    What can I do if USCIS is taking too long to make a decision in my case?
    Starting October 1, 2017, USCIS has indicated that it would be start requiring in-person interviews for individuals seeking lawful permanent resident status who have been petitioned by their employers.  According to a USCIS spokesperson,…
  • Aug 30

    How Long Must We Wait?

    How Long Must We Wait?
    The Priority Date system has not been changed by the Trump administration. There is still a long wait for many preference immigrants.
  • Aug 11

    Am I going to be deported because my green card has expired?

    Am I going to be deported because my green card has expired?
    Many people call the Coachella Valley immigration lawyers at Fong & Aquino LLP in a panic because their green cards are about to expire and they are concerned that the card’s expiration will subject them to deportation by the Trump…
Rank this Week: 763

Articles on Immigration -…

Articles on Immigration - International Child Advocacy - Human Rights

By Ama Appiah.

http://lawofficeofamanappiah.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 19

    Americans Abroad Giving Up Citizenship Because of Tax Requirement

    Americans Abroad Giving Up Citizenship Because of Tax Requirement
    According to the article below, more and more ex patriated Americans are giving up their citizenship because of the tax requirements imposed on them by U.S. tax laws.  Although the number giving up their citizenship is not astounding,…
  • Apr 19

    Americans Abroad Giving Up Citizenship Because of Tax Requirement

    Americans Abroad Giving Up Citizenship Because of Tax Requirement
    According to the article below, more and more ex patriated Americans are giving up their citizenship because of the tax requirements imposed on them by U.S. tax laws.  Although the number giving up their citizenship is not astounding, the…
  • Apr 18

    Human Rights Violations Continue in Bahrain

    Human Rights Violations Continue in Bahrain
    Despite previous reports of reform in Bahrain, the following article reports that human rights violations continue to occur against anti-government protestors and detainees.  Read the full story…
Rank this Week: 736

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/
  • May 22

    Regional Focus: Asia

    Regional Focus: Asia
    Afghanistan: Where Home is a Battlefield (IRIN, May 2018) [text]APRRN Statement: Afghanistan Remains Unsuitable and Unsafe for Returning Refugees (Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network, May 2018) [text via ReliefWeb]Displacement Survey Shows…
  • May 22

    Regional Focus: MENA, incl. Syria

    Regional Focus: MENA, incl. Syria
    Calls to Begin Returning Refugees to Syria Must Be Resisted (Chatham House, May 2018) [text]The Condemned: Women and Children Isolated, Trapped and Exploited in Iraq (Amnesty International, April 2018) [text]Fraught with Risk: Protection…
  • May 21

    Regional Focus: United State

    Regional Focus: United State
    Asylum: A Call for Reform, Policy Brief (Niskanen Center, May 2018) [text]"The Case for a National Legalization Program without Legislation or Executive Action: Results from Screening for Immigration Legal Options," Journal on Migration and…
Rank this Week: 963

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: 924

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
  • May 15

    Immigration Law Changes in 2018 by the Trump Administration and Future Implication

    Immigration Law Changes in 2018 by the Trump Administration and Future Implication
    The Immigration and Nationality Act was enacted in 1965 with the intention of allowing 480,000 families every year to enter the U.S. on a family-based visa. However, if you are a permanent resident of the United States with loved ones still…
  • May 14

    Secrets to Getting a US Visitor Visa

    Secrets to Getting a US Visitor Visa
    What is a US Visitor Visa? If you are planning on traveling to the United States for business, tourism, vacation, or visit, you may need to apply for a visitor visa. This visa will allow you to temporarily visit the United States, and comes…
  • May 11

    Express Entry Draw May 2018 #90 – Canadian Immigration

    Express Entry Draw May 2018 #90 – Canadian Immigration
    The latest round of invitation for Express Entry will take place in May 2018 which will be the 90th Express Entry draw. This will be the 90th Express Entry Draw and the second draw of May 2018. The 89th Express Entry Draw also issued…
Rank this Week: 825

US Immigration Law Blog

US Immigration Law Blog

Covers immigration news. By Ashwin Sharma.

http://ashwinsharma.com
Rank this Week: 962

Law Blog

Law Blog

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

http://hanoverlawpc.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 27

    So your employee wants to sue you over wages...

    So your employee wants to sue you over wages...
    Hanover Law was contacted by a local business owner who was suffering from an FLSA problem. I share this hear, as it may be helpful to others suffering from the same issue. I am a deli owner and one of my employee sued me for minimum wage…
  • Dec 20

    Competency to stand trial - criminal law

    Competency to stand trial - criminal law
    I recently answered a question posted by a fellow attorney on the criminal defense chat boards. I'll share the discussion here: Question: I have an initial appearance for a client in Ohio state court charged with rape of a four month old. He…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 984

KEYTLaw

KEYTLaw

Covers Arizona and federal laws.

http://www.keytlaw.com/blog
  • Jun 17

    0.3% of 11,944 Peer-reviewed Climate Articles Said Warming is Man-made

    0.3% of 11,944 Peer-reviewed Climate Articles Said Warming is Man-made
    This article called "To Put America First Is to Put Our Planet’s Climate First" was written by Istvan Marko, J. Scott Armstrong, William M. Briggs, Kesten Green, Hermann Harde, David R. Legates, Christopher Monckton of Brenchley, and…
  • Jun 17

    0.3% of 11,944 Peer-reviewed Climate Articles Said Warming is Man-made

    0.3% of 11,944 Peer-reviewed Climate Articles Said Warming is Man-made
    This article called "To Put America First Is to Put Our Planet’s Climate First" was written by Istvan Marko, J. Scott Armstrong, William M. Briggs, Kesten Green, Hermann Harde, David R. Legates, Christopher Monckton of Brenchley, and…
  • Jun 17

    Environmental Effects of Increased Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide

    Environmental Effects of Increased Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide
    This scientific research paper was written by Arthur B. Robinson, Noah E. Robinson and Willie Soon and published by the Oregon Institute of Science and Medicine.  The following is from the abstract: "Review of the research literature…
Rank this Week: 912

Labor Immigration Law

Labor Immigration Law

Features United States labor immigration law news and analysis. By the Capitol Immigration Law Group LLC.

http://www.laborimmigration.com
Rank this Week: 975

Massachusetts Immigration Lawyer…

Massachusetts Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers deportation, immigration courts, and naturalization. By Law Offices Of Joshua L. Goldstein, PC.

http://massachusettsimmigrationlawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 11

    Fiance Visa comes to reality TV

    Fiance Visa comes to reality TV
    My immigration law office in Boston was recently contacted by the producers of my favorite reality TV show, 90 Day Fiance. They're working right now on casting for the second season. If you haven't already seen it, then you really should. The…
  • Nov 15

    John Dvorak

    John Dvorak
    The Brazilian community in Massachusetts is well-familiar with immigration attorney John Dvorak. Dvorak had a notorious reputation for shoddy work and for filing employment-based 245(i) green card cases based on bogus employment experience…
  • Oct 30

    Immigration Attorney Joshua Goldstein named Massachusetts Super Lawyer

    Immigration Attorney Joshua Goldstein named Massachusetts Super Lawyer
    Immigration attorney Joshua Goldstein has been selected a Super Lawyer, a peer-selected award given to no more than 2.5% of attorneys in Massachusetts. The attorney-led selection process for the Super Lawyer award is multifaceted and…
Rank this Week: 792

Immigration Insight Law Blog

Immigration Insight Law Blog

Covers immigration law topics. By Chris Gafner.

http://www.gafnervisalaw.com
  • Sep 24

    Diversity Lottery 2015 – What and When is it?

    Diversity Lottery 2015 – What and When is it?
    The Diversity Immigrant Visa Program makes up to 55,000 diversity visas (DVs) available annually to randomly selected applicants from countries with low rates of immigration to the United States. A computer will randomly select applicants who…
  • Sep 10

    State Department FAQ on Same Sex Immigration Benefit

    State Department FAQ on Same Sex Immigration Benefit
    In June, the US Supreme Court determined that the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was unconstitutional.   Within days, the USCIS and several other federal agencies indicated that it would begin treating same sex married couples the…
  • Sep 9

    Why Didn’t I Get My I-94 Card?

    Why Didn’t I Get My I-94 Card?
    “Veterans” of the U.S. immigration system know that when a non-immigrant enters the United States, their passport is stamped and they receive an I-94 card that is often stapled into their passport.  The I-94 card shows how…
Rank this Week: 788

Immigration Lawyer Blog

Immigration Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.immigrationlawyerblog.com/
  • May 21

    How to apply for the E-2 Visa

    How to apply for the E-2 Visa
    Overview:  What is an E-2 visa? The E-2 treaty investor visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows foreign entrepreneurs from treaty nations to enter the United States and carry out investment and trade activities, for a specified period…
  • May 14

    US Citizenship Test: 5 Top Reasons for Citizenship Denial

    US Citizenship Test: 5 Top Reasons for Citizenship Denial
    In this post, attorney Jacob Sapochnick discusses the top reasons applications are denied at their citizenship interview. Requirements to apply for citizenship: In order to become a United States Citizen, you must meet the following general…
  • May 7

    All About I-601 Waivers of Grounds of Inadmissibility

    All About I-601 Waivers of Grounds of Inadmissibility
    Overview: What is the I-601 Waiver? The I-601 waiver is an application that is filed by individuals who are ineligible to gain admission to the United States as an immigrant, or who cannot adjust their status in the United States to become a…
Rank this Week: 1109

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/
  • May 17

    LPR Living with a Citizen Spouse Employed Abroad by an American Company: Any Risk of Abandonment?

    LPR Living with a Citizen Spouse Employed Abroad by an American Company: Any Risk of Abandonment?
    Karen writes to ask: I am a U.S. green card holder, but I live in Asia with my husband, who is a U.S. citizen employed here by an American company. Is there any risk that I may unintentionally lose my LPR status because I am spending too much…
  • Apr 18

    AP: Potential Visa Sanctions on Chinese Officials Over Xinjiang Abuse

    AP: Potential Visa Sanctions on Chinese Officials Over Xinjiang Abuse
      Gerry Shih reports for the AP today that the U.S. government may pursue sanctions on Chinese officials involved in human rights abuses in the western region of Xinjiang. Shih has recently reported elsewhere on a sweeping security…
  • Mar 2

    Americans Scrambling to Submit Immigrant Petitions for Relative

    Americans Scrambling to Submit Immigrant Petitions for Relative
    Facing a proposed law that slashes family-based immigration, Americans are scrambling to law firms to petition for visas for loved ones abroad to come here. NPR reports that President Trump wants Congress to limit the number of family…
Rank this Week: 1407

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/
  • May 17

    Texas-Led Lawsuit Could Expedite DACA’s Journey to the Supreme Court

    Texas-Led Lawsuit Could Expedite DACA’s Journey to the Supreme Court
    As the fate of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) rests on the rulings of three circuit judges, a Texas-filed lawsuit seeking to shut down the immigration program could trigger a legal battle that may force the Supreme Court to…
  • May 15

    5 Facts About How the Government Breaks Up Families at the Border

    5 Facts About How the Government Breaks Up Families at the Border
    Amid increased efforts to arrest and detain undocumented immigrants trying to enter the Southwest border, the Justice Department has filed charges of illegal entry against a caravan of 11 asylum seekers from Central America. Four of those…
  • May 10

    Texas Attorney General Hopeful about Shutting Down DACA

    Texas Attorney General Hopeful about Shutting Down DACA
    As part of their continued pushback against the federal government’s tough stance on undocumented immigration, California lawmakers have approved Senate Bill 785, placing strict limits on how and when a person’s immigration status…
Rank this Week: 1404

New York Legal Blog

New York Legal Blog

Offers information and articles related to injury and accident law, criminal law, and immigration law in New York. By the Law Office of Mark Siesel, Esq.

http://www.nylegalblog.com/
  • May 11

    Distracted Driving Accidents in New York

    Distracted Driving Accidents in New York
    Distracted driving is the cause of countless accidents in New York and across the United States. If you or someone close to you has been injured in an accident caused by distracted driving, you may be entitled to compensation for your harm.…
  • Apr 2

    Tesla Self Driving Fatal Crash in California

    Tesla Self Driving Fatal Crash in California
    On March 23, 2018, a self driving Tesla SUV crashed while the vehicle was operating on autopilot in Mountain View, California. According to a spokesperson for Tesla, Walter Huang, 38, a software engineer for Apple, did not have his hands on…
  • Aug 13

    NFL Settlement Of Concussion Class Action Lawsuit With Former Players–Is It Adequate?

    NFL Settlement Of Concussion Class Action Lawsuit With Former Players–Is It Adequate?
    There was an interesting editorial by Joe Nocera of the New York Times on August 11, 2015 as to the NFL’s settlement with thousands of its ex-players and their families of a class action lawsuit alleging that the NFL knew of, and…
Rank this Week: 1104

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
  • Feb 28

    SOME CANTANKEROUS MUSINGS ON PROPOSED LEGISLATION TO SPEED UP USCIS INCOMPETENCY

    SOME CANTANKEROUS MUSINGS ON PROPOSED LEGISLATION TO SPEED UP USCIS INCOMPETENCY
    By Brian Taylor Goldstein, Esq. For those of you who are unaware, on February 28, 2018 U.S. Senators Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), both former chairmen of the Senate Judiciary Committee, have introduced the Arts Require…
  • Feb 26

    CAN A U.S. ORCHESTRA REFUSE TO PAY A NON-U.S. MUSICIAN?

    CAN A U.S. ORCHESTRA REFUSE TO PAY A NON-U.S. MUSICIAN?
    By Brian Taylor Goldstein Dear Law and Disorder: I am a musician on an O-1 visa that my agent got for me. It covers multiple engagements. Last September, I was hired to be a section musician with an orchestra. They have been paying me up…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 1345

Canadian Toronto Immigration…

Canadian Toronto Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers Canadian immigration law from a Toronto perspective. By Max Chaudhary.

http://chaudharylaw.com/blog
  • Feb 27

    Citizenship Revocation recent update

    Citizenship Revocation recent update
    Citizenship revocation changes On February 5, 2018, the Canadian government changed the citizenship revocation process to add more accountability to those facing the revocation of their Canadian citizenship.  This marks a turning point…
  • Feb 9

    The Permanent Residence program for live-in Caregivers is coming to an End

    The Permanent Residence program for live-in Caregivers is coming to an End
    Permanent Residence for Foreign Caregivers to End   The government recently announced the pathway to permanent residency for caregivers of children and the elderly will cease on November 2019.  Recently, there was an expression of…
  • Aug 10

    How to Apply for a Study permit for Canada – the logic of a study permit from outside of Canada

    How to Apply for a Study permit for Canada – the logic of a study permit from outside of Canada
    How to Apply for a Study permit for Canada – the logic of a study permit from outside of Canada This article will briefly review what is required to apply for a study permit from outside of Canada. We remind the reader that this does…
Rank this Week: 1082

Guru Immigration Law Blog

Guru Immigration Law Blog

The Guru's meditations and musings on Immigration Law. By Larry Liem Doan.

http://guruimmigration.wordpress.com
  • Feb 22

    ANNOUNCING: “GreenCardGo!” and “GreenCardGoPro!” Apps Now Available!!

    ANNOUNCING: “GreenCardGo!” and “GreenCardGoPro!” Apps Now Available!!
    We’re very excited to announce we’ve just released our self-consultation apps, “GreenCardGo!” and “GreenCardGoPro!” this week on the App Store for iOS and on Google Play for Android!!  Available in…
  • Aug 13

    Not Sure to Marry My Fiancee Before or After Naturalization. Help!

    Not Sure to Marry My Fiancee Before or After Naturalization. Help!
    (Click on Top Banner to Return to the Blog Home Page from Any Blog Article) Note: The Law Offices of Larry L. Doan in Los Angeles, CA, provides the following blog article and other information on this site, including our responses to…
  • Aug 13

    Not Sure to Marry Fiancee Before or After Naturalization

    Not Sure to Marry Fiancee Before or After Naturalization
    (Click on Top Banner to Return to the Blog Home Page from Any Blog Article) Note: The Law Offices of Larry L. Doan in Los Angeles, CA, provides the following blog article and other information on this site, including our responses to…
Rank this Week: 1094

No Deportation

No Deportation

Covers immigration and deportation of non-citizens. By Stanley D. Radtke.

http://nodeportation.blogspot.com/
  • Oct 25

    USCIS Rule Change Affecting H1-B Renewal

    USCIS Rule Change Affecting H1-B Renewal
    The Trump administration is looking to curtail the ability of foreigners to live and work in the United States. In furtherance of this effort, the Administration is making many changes through executive orders and policy memos and not seeking…
  • Sep 13

    YouTube Video of Our Office

    YouTube Video of Our Office
    The Mira Law Group had a video produced that was posted on YouTube. I am seen several times and also interviewed by the filmographer. Here is the link: Introduction to Mira Law Group, APC
  • Aug 1

    USCIS Expands Eligible Aliens for I-601A Provisional Waiver

    USCIS Expands Eligible Aliens for I-601A Provisional Waiver
    >Effective August 29, 2016, a new class of individuals may be eligible for a provisional waiver of certain grounds of inadmissibility based on the accrual of unlawful presence in the United States. The newly released rule is intended to…
Rank this Week: 1420

Immigration Visa Lawyer Blog

Immigration Visa Lawyer Blog

Covers visas, green cards, and immigration law. By Shihab & Associates.

http://www.immigration-visa-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Mar 2

    Last Call For H-1B Visa: The Death Of The Program As We Know it

    Last Call For H-1B Visa: The Death Of The Program As We Know it
    For many years, the H-1B visa has provided a unique opportunity for foreign specialized workers to join the U.S. workforce. The visa was initially designed to supply American companies with foreign workers to offset shortages in the U.S.…
  • Jun 14

    Visa Bulletin Update from Charlie Oppenheim

    Visa Bulletin Update from Charlie Oppenheim
    In his monthly report on the current trends and future projections of the visa bulletin, Charles (“Charlie”) Oppenheim, Chief of the Visa Control and Reporting Division, U.S. Department of State, provided additional insight…
  • Jun 14

    Visa Bulletin Update from Charlie Oppenheim

    Visa Bulletin Update from Charlie Oppenheim
    In his monthly report on the current trends and future projections of the visa bulletin, Charles (“Charlie”) Oppenheim, Chief of the Visa Control and Reporting Division, U.S. Department of State, provided additional insight…
Rank this Week: 1036

New Jersey Lawyer News

New Jersey Lawyer News

Covers criminal and immigration law. By Lubiner, Schmidt & Palumbo, LLC.

http://www.newjerseylawyernews.com/
  • Mar 2

    N.J.S.A. 2C:12-1A Simple Assault – Bar Fights in New Jersey

    N.J.S.A. 2C:12-1A Simple Assault – Bar Fights in New Jersey
    Assault charges are a serious matter that often are the result of the most trivial encounters. A friendly debate at a local bar between a New York Rangers and New Jersey Devils fan gone awry or a shouting match at a wedding afterparty that…
  • Mar 1

    Bail Reform in New Jersey

    Bail Reform in New Jersey
    If you or someone you know has been locked up and charged with a criminal offense under the New Jersey Criminal Code, we can assist them at their bail hearing, help them get removed from jail, and prepare them for their court appearances.…
  • Feb 28

    Plain Smell and Sight in New Jersey Gun/Drug Case

    Plain Smell and Sight in New Jersey Gun/Drug Case
    New Jersey Police departments claim they can see and smell everything. Using skills usually reserved for a Marvel superhero, law enforcement routinely claims they can see drugs through a closed container, smell marijuana through a brick house…
Rank this Week: 1063

Watson Immigration Law Blog

Watson Immigration Law Blog

Covers US immigration and naturalization law. By Tahmina Watson.

http://watsonimmigration.wordpress.com
  • Nov 17

    Breaking News: Final EAD rules out!

    Breaking News: Final EAD rules out!
    ​The long awaited rules on I-140 EAD rules are finally out.  The rule will be effective from January 17, 2017. I am travelling at the moment so well write detailed thoughts next week. But feel free to send questions to me as you…
  • Sep 22

    We have moved!

    We have moved!
    We have found a new home and would love for you to continue following us! To subscribe to our new blog, please head over to http://immigrationlawyersinseattle.com/follow-us/ and fill out the subscription form.
  • Apr 19

    On Today’s “Immigration with Tahmina” radio show – we talk Citizenship Day!!

    On Today’s “Immigration with Tahmina” radio show – we talk Citizenship Day!!
    We are honored to have announce today’s guest Mallori Thompson, Program Associate of Washington New Americans, One America! Mallori will talk about the upcoming Citizenship Day program to be held on April 23rd. This invaluable service…
Rank this Week: 1290

Immigration Ramblings

Immigration Ramblings

Provides news and opinions on current US immigration issues and developments. By Franklin W. Nelson.

http://nelsonassociates.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 20

    Immigration Opponents Should Really Try to Educate Themselve

    Immigration Opponents Should Really Try to Educate Themselve
    U.S. immigration law is extremely complex and must balance multiple goals, many of which often conflict. To make things even more difficult, piecemeal legislation and special interest lobbying over the years have left numerous provisions on…
  • Jun 7

    For the "enforcement first" or "enforcement only" people

    For the "enforcement first" or "enforcement only" people
    Yesterday, a client of mine had an immigration interview. She is in her 20's and is married to a U.S. citizen. She and her husband were high school sweethearts and still act like newlyweds even though they've been married for more than 2…
  • Jun 7

    Politics for the Potential Immigrant

    Politics for the Potential Immigrant
    You might not believe it considering all the controversy surrounding immigration in the U.S., but we have one of the most—if not the most—wide open and liberal immigration policies in the world. Every year, more than 400,000…
Rank this Week: 1142

Law Office of Michael West P.C.…

Law Office of Michael West P.C. Blog

Covers Georgia law.

http://lawofficeofmichaelwest.com/blog/
  • May 22

    Common Car Safety Seat Mistakes that May Endanger Your Child

    Common Car Safety Seat Mistakes that May Endanger Your Child
    Many parents are unsure about how to correctly fit car seats for their children and they may be making car safety seat mistakes that threaten to harm their kids. A recent report in USA Today suggests most parents are making serious…
  • May 21

    The Dangers of Driving in High Winds in Georgia

    The Dangers of Driving in High Winds in Georgia
    Driving in high winds can be extremely hazardous. We were saddened to read about the recent death of a Georgia firefighter who was killed in March when high winds sent a tree crashing onto his truck. Stanley Henson, a 47-year-old firefighter…
  • May 18

    Five Common Car Accident Mistakes When Talking to an Insurance Company

    Five Common Car Accident Mistakes When Talking to an Insurance Company
    After contacting the emergency services and seeking medical help, many people who have been involved in a Georgia auto wreck will pick up the phone and talk to an insurance company. Alternatively, they may be called by the other side’s…
Rank this Week: 1679

Immigration View

Immigration View

By Fox Rothschild LLP.

https://immigrationview.foxrothschild.com/
Rank this Week: 1741

Immigration Lawyer Blog

Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers immigration law. By Hartzman Law Firm.

http://www.immigrationlawyerblog.net/
  • May 18

    Attorney General Significantly Limits Administrative Closure in Immigration Court Proceeding

    Attorney General Significantly Limits Administrative Closure in Immigration Court Proceeding
    On May 17, 2017, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, issued an order to prevent immigration judges from administratively closing immigration court cases in most circumstances. The Attorney General’s decision will have a major impact on…
  • Jan 30

    White House Seeks Widespread Changes to U.S. Immigration Law

    White House Seeks Widespread Changes to U.S. Immigration Law
    Since the Trump Administration announced an end to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (“DACA”) on September 5, 2017, members of Congress have been negotiating a path forward to keep Dreamers from being deported. In recent…
  • Dec 7

    What You Need to Know About Employment Based Green Card Interview

    What You Need to Know About Employment Based Green Card Interview
    Until very recently, USCIS routinely waived in-person interviews for employment based adjustment of status cases. Instead, USCIS only conducted interviews in about 5-10% of all employment based adjustment of status cases. On August 28, 2017,…
Rank this Week: 2160

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: 2039

Immigrating to America

Immigrating to America

Focuses on business immigration law. By Lisa D. Ramirez and Daniel D. Kim.

http://immigrating.wordpress.com
  • Apr 20

    “IT’S A TRAP!”: EB-6, Parole for International Entrepreneur

    “IT’S A TRAP!”: EB-6, Parole for International Entrepreneur
      Our office has gotten some calls about the “EB-6” visa that was announced last year and has been implemented at the start of 2018.  I put “EB-6” in quotes, because that’s not the official designation…
  • Apr 11

    Los Angeles Times Rehashes the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program

    Los Angeles Times Rehashes the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program
    The Los Angeles Times rehashes the EB-5 Immigrant Investor program in today’s article. http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-eb5-visa-explainer-20180410-story.html Of note is the reference at the end of the article which indicates that…
  • Apr 11

    Los Angeles Times Rehashes the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program

    Los Angeles Times Rehashes the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program
    The Los Angeles Times rehashes the EB-5 Immigrant Investor program in today’s article. http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-eb5-visa-explainer-20180410-story.html Of note is the reference at the end of the article which indicates that…
Rank this Week: 1524

Chicago Immigration Lawyer Blog

Chicago Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers immigration law. By Zneimer & Zneimer, P.C.

http://www.theusimmigrationlawyer.com/
  • Apr 17

    Vague Laws Invite Arbitrary Power

    Vague Laws Invite Arbitrary Power
    “Vague laws invite arbitrary power.” states Justice Gorsuch in his concurring opinion in Sessions v. Dimaya, finding the residual aggravated felony definition of “crime of violence” in the Immigration and Nationality…
  • Oct 24

    HIV Epidemiologist’s Work Insufficient for a National Interest Waiver

    HIV Epidemiologist’s Work Insufficient for a National Interest Waiver
    A foreign national epidemiologist petitioned USCIS for an immigrant petition, filing a petition herself, without an employer.  She argued that her work is important for the national interest of the U.S. and the USCIS should not require…
  • Sep 20

    Diversity Visa Lottery Begins on October 3, 2017

    Diversity Visa Lottery Begins on October 3, 2017
    The Chicago law office of Zneimer & Zneimer PC reminds interested immigrants that the Diversity Lottery  DV-2019 begins on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4), and ends on Tuesday, November 7,…
Rank this Week: 2104

Hernan Law Firm Blog

Hernan Law Firm Blog

Covers personal injury, criminal defense, immigration, business and litigation.

http://hernanfirm.com/blog/
  • Feb 8

    Arrested for Possession of Marijuana in Roswell, Georgia (Roswell Municipal Court)

    Arrested for Possession of Marijuana in Roswell, Georgia (Roswell Municipal Court)
    Being arrested can be a frightening experience, especially the first time.  For many people young and old, their first encounter with going to jail comes following an arrest for possession of marijuana (referred to in Georgia as a…
  • Aug 30

    Arrested in Cherokee County

    Arrested in Cherokee County
    The Hernan Law Firm understands that it can be daunting and confusing following an arrest.  If you or a loved one has been arrested within Cherokee County, contact our office at (678) 275-4000 twenty four hours a day to learn how we can…
  • Jun 27

    Supreme Court Sends DAPA Program Back to Lower Court

    Supreme Court Sends DAPA Program Back to Lower Court
    On June 23, 2016, a divided Supreme Court sent President Obama’s DAPA program, which would provide deferred action status for parents of United States citizens who meet certain eligibility criteria (a USCIS flyer on the program…
Rank this Week: 2070