Nationals of Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone can apply for Temporary Protected Status

On November 20, 2014, due to the outbreak of Ebola virus disease in West Africa, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that nationals of Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone who are currently residing in the United States [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:27:19+00:00 November 20th, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on Nationals of Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone can apply for Temporary Protected Status

National Interest Waiver for a Financial Analyst

PLEASE NOTE THAT CASE RESULTS DEPEND UPON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE. CASE RESULTS DESCRIBED BELOW DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY I.S. LAW FIRM, PLLC. I.S. [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:27:24+00:00 November 13th, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on National Interest Waiver for a Financial Analyst

DHS to Implement Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program

On October 17, 2014,  the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that, starting in early 2015, it will begin implementation of a Haitian Family Reunification Parole (HFRP) Program to expedite family reunification for certain eligible Haitian family members [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:27:29+00:00 October 31st, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on DHS to Implement Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program

Temporary Protected Status Extended for Honduras and Nicaragua

On October 16, 2014, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has extended Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Honduras for an additional 18 months, effective Jan. 6, 2015, through July 5, 2016. DHS also extended Temporary Protected Status (TPS) [...]

By | 2014-10-17T18:28:09+00:00 October 17th, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on Temporary Protected Status Extended for Honduras and Nicaragua

Immigration Enforcement Statistics for Fiscal Year 2013

On October 1, 2014, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released its immigration enforcement statistics for the 2013 fiscal year, which ended on September 30, 2014. This Office of Immigration Statistics (OIS) Annual Report presents information on aliens [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:27:34+00:00 October 15th, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on Immigration Enforcement Statistics for Fiscal Year 2013

Diversity Visa Lottery 2016

Entries for the DV-2016 Diversity Visa program must be submitted electronically at www.dvlottery.state.gov between noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4), Wednesday, October 1, 2014, and noon, Eastern Standard Time (EST) (GMT-5), Monday, November 3, 2014. Do not wait [...]

By | 2014-09-26T19:04:03+00:00 September 26th, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on Diversity Visa Lottery 2016

10 Things to Know When Applying for Citizenship

More than 8 million immigrants living in the United States have green-cards and meet all conditions for naturalization, and yet only 8% of them become citizens each year. The reason for this gap is often lack of reliable [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:27:39+00:00 September 12th, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on 10 Things to Know When Applying for Citizenship

DHS Extends Temporary Protected Status for Sudan and South Sudan

On September 2, 2014, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson announced that he would extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Sudan for an additional 18 months, effective Nov. 3, 2014, through May 2, 2016. He also announced re-designation [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:27:43+00:00 September 2nd, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on DHS Extends Temporary Protected Status for Sudan and South Sudan

Immigration Relief Measures to Nationals of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone

On August 15, 2014, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced Ebola outbreak-related immigration relief measures to nationals of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone who are currently in the United States. According to the statement, USCIS is [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:28:23+00:00 August 15th, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on Immigration Relief Measures to Nationals of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone

Asylum for a Tribe Member from Yemen

PLEASE NOTE THAT CASE RESULTS DEPEND UPON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE. CASE RESULTS DESCRIBED BELOW DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY I.S. LAW FIRM, PLLC. I.S. [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:28:28+00:00 August 4th, 2014|asylum, Immigration|Comments Off on Asylum for a Tribe Member from Yemen