What the DACA Injunction Means for Your Immigration Status

On Tuesday, January 9, 2018 a federal judge in California issued an injunction against President Trump’s decision to end the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program. This injunction will temporarily block Trump’s plan, which would have started rescinding work permits and put “dreamers” at risk of deportation as of March 5, 2018. Some DACA […]

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What You Need to Know about Temporary Protected Status for Salvadorans

On January 8, 2018, the Office of the Press Secretary released the following statement: “Today, the Secretary of Homeland Security announced her determination that termination of the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation for El Salvador was required pursuant to the Immigration and Nationality Act. To allow for an orderly transition, she has determined to delay […]

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What You Should Know About Travel Ban 3.0

On December 4th, the third version of the Trump Administration’s travel ban went into effect. This is a temporary decision that allows the travel ban to go into effect while legal challenges are considered.  However, this could significantly delay travel for many people from the affected countries. This latest version of the travel ban will affect seven […]

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Court Issues Decision Further Delaying DAPA Program

Last Monday, the United States 5th Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a previous decision preventing the implementation of President Obama’s executive action on immigration. For the time being, the program remains stalled. The executive order – which expands the existing Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and introduces Deferred Action for Parents of Americans […]

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President puts immigration reform back on the table

On behalf of Robichaud, Schroepfer & Correia, P.A. posted in US Immigration Law on Friday, January 31, 2014. President Obama put the possibility of immigration reform squarely back on the table during the State of the Union address this week. This was scarcely a surprise. After all, the president announced immigration reform as a key second-term priority […]

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Survey shows strong support for creating citizenship path

On behalf of Robichaud, Schroepfer & Correia, P.A. posted in US Immigration Law on Friday, December 6, 2013. The phrase “path to citizenship” is either two words or three, depending on whether one counts the conjunction. Either way, it’s obviously a short phrase. And yet it has become fraught with contention as Congressional inaction continues on […]

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