Thanks to Validity Screening Solutions for coordinating my upcoming Webinar! Workplace Effects of the Recent Executive Order on Immigration Wednesday, February 25, 2015 2:00 pm CST Register now by clicking HERE This webinar will explain the elements of the President’s wide-reaching November 2014 Executive Order, paying particular attention to the fact that it allows millions of potential employees to legally work in the United States. It will explain the program’s requirements, discuss practical issues that employers and human
August 3, 2014
I have found that the following website contains quite a bit of useful immigration information: http://www.nationalimmigrationproject.org/legalresources/practice_advisories/pa_D
Here is a portion of an article on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals that I recently wrote for the Johnson County Bar Letter. The full text can be found here: http://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.jocobar.org/resource/resmgr/JoCoBar_summer2014-web.pdf On June 15, 2012, a significant change to immigration law occurred when Janet Napolitano, Secretary of DHS, issued a memorandum titled “Exercising Prosecutorial Discretion with Respect to Individuals Who Came to the United States as Children.” The memo was directed to three sub-agencies of
November 24, 2013
Here is an excerpt of an article I recently completed for the Johnson County Bar Association Bar Letter: Immigration Court and the Department of Homeland Security DHS is a cabinet department of the U.S. government, and is comprised of the United States Customs and Immigration Services (USCIS), Customs and Border Protection (CBP), and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Pub.L. 107–296, 116 Stat. 2135. ICE is the agency responsible for enforcing the nation’s immigration laws by effecting the removal of
November 11, 2013
For non-citizens, criminal charges and convictions may carry severe consequences, up to and including removal from the United States. Therefore, it is very important that such clients consult with criminal defense attorneys who are familiar enough with immigration law to recognize when to seek the advice of a competent immigration attorney. Excellent criminal defense advice may result in dire and unforeseen immigration consequences. The stakes are high for criminal defense attorneys, as well. The U.S.