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Make Sure Your Address is Up to Date with USCIS

Are you a Non-U.S. citizen or have a case currently pending with United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)? Remember that by law, most Non-U.S. citizens are required to report their change of address with USCIS within 10 days of moving within the U.S. and its territories. There are some exceptions to this law, but […]

Form I-751 Workload Transfer from Vermont Service Center to California Service Center

Our U.S. immigration attorneys in Los Angeles follow the latest developments in immigration news and regulations. We were recently informed by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that USCIS has recently began transferring some existing casework from the Vermont Service Center to the California Service Center in order to balance the workloads. The affected casework […]

Study Shows Immigrants Are Helping Save Medicare and Social Security

A newly released report from the Partnership for the New American Economy as well as an analysis from MSNBC of Social Security data offer new evidence to support that immigrants, whether documented or undocumented, are significant contributors to the economic well-being of major safety net programs in the United States. The studies go on to provide […]

Court Rules Grant of TPS is an Admission for Adjustment of Status Purposes

Exciting news came last week when a decision from a District Court held that a noncitizen’s grant of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) qualifies as “inspection and admission”into the United States. Under the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), inspection and admission to the United States are requirements to be eligible to become a U.S. Lawful Permanent […]

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Court Finds Immigration Detainers are Voluntary Requests

A United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has recently found that immigration detainers issued by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) are voluntary requests and do not require a State or local police department’s cooperation and thus are deemed as voluntary measures. JCS Immigration and Visa, located in Los Angeles have found that […]

Workload Transfer from the Vermont Service Center to California Service Center

Los Angeles Immigration Attorney, Jack C. Sung, of JCS Immigration and Visa, constantly monitors immigration news and alerts from United States Citizenship and Immigration Services to keep clients informed and up to date. Our Immigration lawyer’s office has just learned that USCIS recently began transferring some Extension of Stay cases from the Vermont Service Center (VSC) […]

Court Approves Settlement in Class Action Lawsuit on Employment Authorization for Asylum Seekers

Los Angeles-based U.S. Immigration attorney’s office, JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office monitors immigration news constantly to ensure that our clients are always informed on important immigration matters. Today a U.S. District Judge ordered the final approval of a nationwide class action settlement agreement. The settlement is aimed to ensure that asylum seekers, who have […]

Revised Form I-526 and Form I-824

JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office located in Los Angeles, has successfully helped many clients obtain Conditional Permanent Resident status through Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur. We have also worked with clients who needed to submit Form I-824, Application for Action on An Approved Application/Petition. Recently, USCIS has made changes to these forms […]

Group of Democrats Introduce Their Version of the Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act

LOS ANGELES, CA – October 2, 2013 As advocates of Comprehensive Immigration Reform, JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office is excited to see that further progress is being made in the House. Based out of the Los Angeles area, our knowledgeable U.S. Immigration attorneys monitor the latest news on immigration and Comprehensive Immigration Reform to […]

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Conviction for Brandishing a Firearm Qualifies as Crime of Violence – Immigration Court

At JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office we have handled many cases and represented hundreds of immigrants in Los Angeles Immigration Court. We have provided safe and effective legal representation and helped keep many Southern California families together. The following is a publication from the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, Los […]