Tag Archives: interview

Interviewing Officers and Attorneys at the USCIS Los Angeles Field Office

What is the remedy for attorneys who are present in interviews in which the interviewing officer asks inappropriate questions?  One example is a case in which an officer asked an applicant why they have not had children (the case was not married based). USCIS Response: Please ask to speak to the Section Manager. If the […]

Temporary Protected Status, TPS, Haitians, Nonimmigrant, F-1, F-1 Visa, US Visa, Immigration Services

Telephonic Interviews in Negative Credible Fear Determinations

Under current credible fear procedures, Asylum Office Directors are authorized to exercise their discretion to choose the mode of interview 0 in person, telephonic, or VTEL -after considering a number of factors. If the telephonic mode is chosen, however, current procedures require the APSO to terminate the telephonic interview and conduct an interview in person […]

Deferred Action Interviews at Local USCIS Field Offices

The AILA USCIS Field Operations Liaison committee has become aware that some DACA cases are being transferred to the local USCIS field offices for interviews. Some of these cases have been randomly selected for interviews for quality control purposes, while others are being scheduled for interviews because of eligibility issues. The USCIS Los Angeles District […]

Instructions for Rescheduling ASC (Biometrics) Appointments

USCIS advises that rescheduling request for ASC appointments must be sent to the following address and not to the local ASC (as previously instructed): BPU Alexandria ASC Suite 100 8850 Richmond Highway Alexandria, VA 22309-1586 USCIS instructions indicate that a copy of the original notice should be retained, and the original appointment notice and rescheduling […]

Rescheduling of Adjustment of Status, Naturalization, I-751 and I-130 Interviews

Are the reschedule email addresses good for adjustment of status only or can they also be used for other types of cases? For example, is it possible to use these email address to reschedule Naturalization, I-130 or I-751 interviews? USCIS Response: District 23 reschedule email addresses can be used for rescheduling of other types of […]