Tag Archives: U.S. Immigration

Deadlines to Submit Previously Accepted Forms to USCIS

We have just been informed by USCIS of the approaching deadlines to submit previously accepted versions of forms that now have newer versions. Our U.S. immigration attorneys in Los Angeles advise that Homeland Security frequently changes the format of their forms as well as implement new changes in the updated versions. It is very important […]

What is the Immigration Status of a Child Born Abroad to Two Permanent Residents?

Q:  My spouse and I are both U.S. Lawful Permanent resident Green Card holders who are currently residing abroad in Canada for the next year. My wife is pregnant and we are expecting the birth in Canada by the end of the year. How do we make sure our child can return to the U.S. with us? A:  The […]

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USCIS Celebrates Veteran’s Day with U.S. Citizenship Ceremonies

Our U.S. immigration lawyers in Los Angeles would like to say thank you to all the Veteran’s of America for your service to our great nation! On November 11, we celebrate Veterans Day to honor past and present members of the United States Armed Forces for their service to our country. Each year, USCIS holds […]

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 […]

Homeland Security Announces 18-Month Extension of TPS for Sudan

The Secretary of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson, has announced the 18-month extension of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Sudan. The additional 18 months will make the TPS effective from November 3, 2014 until May 2, 2016. Our Los Angeles immigration attorneys want to inform current Sudanese beneficiaries seeking to extend their TPS […]

President Obama Still Hoping Congress Can Pass Immigration Reform Before Midterm Elections

President Obama spoke during a meeting of law enforcement leaders from across the United States on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, to discuss immigration reform. Our immigration attorneys in Los Angeles watched the speech and are happy to see President Obama and the Democrats continuing to put effort into fighting for comprehensive immigration reform. While speaking […]

USCIS San Bernardino Office Moving

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) San Bernardino Field Office will be closed on April 16, 2014 and will reopen on April 23 at their new address located at 995 Hardt Street, San Bernardino, CA 92408. Our U.S. immigration attorneys encourage anyone with an emergency to visit the nearest USCIS office in Los Angeles, […]

March 2014 Visa Bulletin Now Available

JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office is located in Los Angeles, California but we serve clients across the United States and around the world. When an applicant for an immigrant visa is located outside of the United States, they must wait until a visa number is available from the Department of State before entering the […]

Policy Memo: Adjudication of Adjustment of Status Applications for Aliens Admitted on Visa Waiver Program (VWP)

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, has just released guidance on the adjudication of Form I-485, Application to Register or Adjust Status, filed by immediate relatives of U.S. citizens who were last admitted under the Visa Waiver Program (VWP). U.S. Immigration Lawyer’s office, JCS Immigration and Visa, located in Los Angeles, California have helped […]

December Visa Bulletin Released

Our experienced U.S. Immigration Lawyers at JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office, located in Los Angeles have just received the December Visa Bulletin from the U.S. Department of State. The only significant changes to the bulletin for December is that the F2A Family-sponsored preference category for spouses of Lawful Permanent Residents is working on cases […]