5  Things to Know about the Latest USCIS DACA Announcement – National Immigration Law Center

1. USCIS is now accepting certain DACA renewal applications – check with your attorney for details.
2. USCIS will not accept new DACA applications from people who haven’t applied previously.
3. Requests for Advance Parole from DACA recipients will not be accepted.
4. We do not know how long USCIS will continue to accept DACA renewal applications.
5. Our fight to get the Dream Act passed by January 19 continues!

SEE Source: Five Things to Know about the Latest USCIS Announcement – National Immigration Law Center

Wednesday Is the Last Day to EXPRESS Mail DACA Renewals – Long Island Wins

Courtsey of Patrick Young, Esq., via CARACEN-NY (LongIslandWins.com)

 

“Please note, USCIS (Homeland Security) says that the only renewals that will be granted are those for DACA recipients whose permits expire between September 5, 2017 and March 5, 2018. Renewals will not be accepted for those permits that expired earlier than September 5 or after March 5.

 

The permits will last two years even though the DACA program will end on March 5, 2018″

Source: Wednesday October 4, 2017 Is the Last Day to Overnight Mail DACA Renewals – Long Island Wins

USCIS Introduces NEW Form for Green Card Applicants

Agency Publishes Revised Form I-485 and Instructions:

Source: USCIS Introduces Redesigned Form for Green Card Applicants | USCIS

The new form is 18 pages long.  Advice to applicants is to be sure to check any and all information on the form before signing it, and have a licensed attorney help.

Call the Arandia Law Firm for assistance and a consultation: (212) 586-0500

Supreme Court Stops Government from Denying Citizenship for Minor Misstatements

Central American Refugee Center (CARACEN) reports:

In an important decision, the Supreme Court ruled unanimously today that an immigrant cannot be stripped of citizenship for making minor misstatements. In the case of Maslenjak v. United States a woman who lied about her husband’s immigration status during an interview with the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) was stripped of her citizenship.

Source: Supreme Court Decision Stops Trump Administration from Taking Away Citizenship for Fibs – Long Island Wins 



Llamala oficina de Alex Arandia y hacer una consulta hoy! (212-586-0500)

 

Young Boba Fett Receives United States Citizenship Today

Highly impressed with the USCIS Twitter accounts awareness of Star Wars fandom!

 

 

Star Wars and Citizenship!

Two of my favorite things!!!

USCIS Extends Work Permits for Salvadoran TPS Holders 

 

Para gente con TPS – El Salvador desde: July 8, 2016 – Sept. 6, 2016:

Employment Authorization Auto-Extended Through:Sept. 9, 2017!!!

Source: Temporary Protected Status Designated Country: El Salvador | USCIS

NEW Petition for Immediate Relative 

New Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative announced and released by USCIS.  New form is ten (10) more pages than the form it is replacing, taking the form’s length to 12 pages with specific additional information requests about race, ethnicity and past immigration court history.  Please speak to a licensed attorney to obtain proper advice.


Source: Petition for Alien Relative | USCIS