Monthly Archives: December 2014

Happy Holidays from JCS!

From our immigration law office in Los Angeles to you and your family’s home, we wish you a happy holidays and a great New Years Advertisements

Lost Your Green Card Abroad and Need to Re-Enter the United States?

Our immigration attorneys in Los Angeles frequent various liaison meetings between the Department of Homeland Security and the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). The following questions and answers are excerpts from a meeting with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). If an LPR is studying abroad and his […]

USCIS Approves 10,000 U Visas for 6th Fiscal Year!

USCIS Has announced that they have now approved the maximum statutory amount of 10,000 petitions for U nonimmigrant status (U Visas) for Fiscal Year 2015. Our Los Angeles immigration attorneys are excited to share this announcement as this is the sixth straight year that USCIS has reached the statutory maximum since it began issuing U […]

Are You Eligible for DAPA? If So, Are You Eligible To Travel Outside the U.S.?

In the coming months, USCIS will announce the official application process for Deferred Action for Parents of U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents. It is important to keep in mind that every individual who applies will have his or her case reviewed on a case-by-case basis and that not two cases are the same. For […]

House Passes Bill to Block Immigration Action

Our U.S. immigration attorneys in Los Angeles follow the latest in immigration news to keep our clients and community in the know of important new updates. The latest news about President Obama’s new executive action on immigration is that the U.S. House of Representatives, lead by Republicans, has voted 219 to 197 on a bill […]

APA Holiday Toy Drive – This Thursday – Volunteers Needed!

15th Annual APA Community Holiday Toy Drive & Reception   Thursday, December 4, 2014 Japanese American National Museum (JANM), 100 North Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012 6:00pm – 9:00pm Admission: Bring an unwrapped new toy, valued at $20 (or more) OR a minimum donation of $20.  Includes food, beverages, desserts, and entertainment. Guests of […]