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END OF DACA ANNOUNCED BY TRUMP ADMINISTRATION

On Tuesday, September 5, 2017, the Trump administration announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, formally rescinding the Obama administration’s policy. The ...
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SB4 to Initiate on September 1, 2017 in the state of Texas

On May 7, 2017, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, signed Senate Bill 4 (SB4) which will take effect on September 1, 2017. SB4 will allow local law enforcement to question legally detained or arrested ...
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Trump Administration "RAISE" Support of Immigration System Overhaul

In an August 2, 2017 press conference, Trump unveiled his support of the Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy (RAISE) Act, which would end the Diversity Visa Program, create a ...
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Travel Warning for Nationals of Certain Countries Designated by Executive Order

On Friday, January 27, 2017, President Donald Trump issued an Executive Order (EO), entitled Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States, which went into immediate effect ...
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What is Parole In Place & How Can it Help Me?

Perhaps one of the biggest flaws with our current immigration system is how complex it can be to apply for adjustment of status. Currently, most immigrants who are not lawfully in the United States ...
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New Visa Bulletin Unveiled

New Visa Bulletin unveiled On October 1, 2015, the Department of State (DOS) unveiled a new visa bulletin as a result of a revision of the procedures for determining visa availability for individuals ...
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The President's Executive Action-What does it mean for me?

On November 20, 2014, the President announced a number of executive actions to benefit many individuals who are currently in the U.S. without status. More specifically, the President announced an ...
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When should I start the H-1B visa process?

The H-1B visa allows an individual with a minimum of a bachelor's degree to be employed by a U.S. company in a professional position. The duties of the position must be specialized; basically, ...
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