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On January 16, 2018, the Department of Justice (hereinafter “DOJ”) has appealed U.S. District Judge William Alsup’s ruling that ordered the government to restart Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (hereinafter “DACA”) to the Ninth Circuit of Appeals and has also asked the Supreme Court to immediately review the ruling. In the past, legal scholars have questioned … Continue reading Government Asks Supreme Court for Direct Review of DACA Ruling
A statement issued January 13, 2018 by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (hereinafter “USCIS”) said individuals previously granted deferred action under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (hereinafter “DACA”) may request renewal by filing the proper forms. “Until further notice, and unless otherwise provided in this guidance, the DACA policy will be operated on the terms … Continue reading Government to Again Begin Accepting Requests for DACA Protection
On January 9, 2018, U.S. District Judge William Alsup of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California temporarily barred the Trump’s administration from ending The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (hereinafter “DACA”), a program shielding young people brought to the United States illegally by their parents from deportation. While the Trump Administration … Continue reading Court Ruling May Impact DACA Renewal Applications
On January 9, 2018, The United States Customs and Immigration Service (hereinafter “USCIS”) advised It Is not considering changes to H-1B extension rules as was previously reported. In particular, USCIS stated that the agency is not considering changing its interpretation of section 104(c) of the American Competitiveness in the Twenty-First Century Act (AC21), which provides … Continue reading DHS Reportedly Considering Changes to H-1B Extension Rules (UPDATE)