Monthly Archives: October 2014

Temporary Protected Status (TPS) Extended for Nicaragua

Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security, announced the extension of the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Nicaragua for an additional period of 18 months. The TPS extension becomes effective on January 6, 2015 through July 5, 2016. What is Temporary Protected Status? Read more about TPS on our website! Advertisements

Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program to Offer Relief for Haitians.

We are excited to announce that the Department of Homeland Security will begin implementing a new parole program, starting in early 2015, for eligible Haitian nationals. The Haitian Family Reunification Parole (HFRP) Program will expedite the reunification for certain eligible Haitian family members of U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents. This program is designed to […]

The U.S. Supreme Court Will Hear Two Immigration Cases. Their Decision May Impact Your Immigration Options!

As immigration lawyers, we love hearing of news that has potential to greatly help change the lives of many of our immigrant clients through justice and by providing additional immigration options to those who feel helpless. We are excited to hear of the announcement that the U.S. Supreme Court will hear two cases involving immigration […]

Who Has Provided $4.5 TRILLION in Annual Revenue, and Created 10+ Million U.S. Jobs? Immigrant Founded Companies Have!

Originally posted on YourImmigrationAngel:
Companies founded by first or second generation immigrants have helped provide 30% of the United States Gross Domestic Product, or $4.5 TRILLION of Annual Revenue! That’s 10+ MILLION U.S. jobs!

A Nation of Immigrants

Originally posted on YourImmigrationAngel:
“Immigration policy should be generous; it should be fair; it should be flexible. With such a policy we can turn to the world, and to our own past, with clean hands and a clear conscience.” –John F. Kennedy, A Nation of Immigrants

EB5 Investment Green Card Processing time

USCIS processing time information shows EB5 processing time for Form I-526 is now 13.3 months, as of October 2014. If you have questions about the EB-5 Investment Green Card, contact our immigration attorney in Los Angeles for a free consultation today.

Some Central Americans Can Now Seek U.S. Refugee Status from Home

President Obama announced today, in an effort to discourage thousands of unaccompanied children from trying to enter the U.S. illegally, an instruction to immigration officials and the U.S. Department of State, to allows nationals of Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador to apply for refugee status in their home nation for the first time ever. The […]

Deferred Ecnforced Departure Extended for Eligible Liberians in the U.S.

Our immigration attorneys in Los Angeles received an update from USCIS regarding eligible Liberian nationals currently in the United States. The Department of Homeland Security has announced that it will automatically extend Employment Authorization Documents (EADs) for Liberian nationals covered under Deferred Enforced Departure (DED). Current DED Liberia EADs that have an expiration date of September […]

Avoid Immigration Scams!

While many people offer immigration help and services it is important to make sure the help you are getting will really help you. Are you getting the right immigration help? Although there are many types of immigration services out there, unfortunately, not all are authorized to do so. Many agencies or services can also give […]

DIVERSITY IMMIGRANT VISA LOTTERY NOW OPEN!

Our Immigration Attorneys in Los Angeles are excited to announce that beginning now, eligible foreign nationals will be able to apply for the fiscal year 2015 Diversity Visa Lottery program! The Diversity Visa lottery program is open to immigrants from countries with historically low rates of immigration to the United States. For the 2015 fiscal […]