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“Physical Abuse” Not Required for VAWA Green Card

Dear Atty. Gurfinkel: I married a U.S. citizen for love, hoping we would live “happily ever after.” Unfortunately, soon after ...
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The August 2021 Priority Dates

The August 2021 priority dates, continue to provide great news for workers in the EB-3 (skilled/professional) and “other worker” (unskilled ...
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DACA Update: USCIS Posts Guidance On Processing Applications

As I reported in a previous article, on July 16, 2021, a federal judge in Texas ruled that the Deferred ...
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Great News For F-1 Students: No Need To File Non-Immigrant Visa Extension To “Bridge The Gap”

On July 20, 2021, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced a new policy that individuals applying for change of ...
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Administrative Closure Is Back At Immigration Courts!

On July 15, 2021, Atty. Gen. Garland brought back “administrative closure” to immigration courts by overruling a previous decision made ...
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New Hope for People in Deportation

There is more great news for people who are in deportation/removal proceedings, or who may have already been ordered deported ...
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Deportation Case Dismissed!

In a previous column, I discussed a new memo from the Biden administration, that they are limiting deportations by exercising ...
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No Visa If The Petitioner Moved Back To The Philippines

Dear Atty. Gurfinkel: My U.S. citizen father petitioned me in 2011 as a single adult child (Category F-1).  About 3 ...
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The July 2021 Priority Dates

The July 2021 priority dates, continue to provide great news for workers in the EB-3 (skilled/professional) and “other worker” (unskilled ...
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