BIA on 245(i), Grandfathering: Matter of Butt, ID 3779, 26 I&N Dec. 108 (BIA 2013)

Matter of Butt, ID 3779, 26 I&N Dec. 108 (BIA 2013) - (1) For purposes of establishing eligibility for adjustment of status under section 245(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.C. § 1255(i) (2006), an alien seeking to be “grandfathered” must be the beneficiary of an...

Matter of Estrada, ID 3790

A spouse or child accompanying or following to join a principal grandfathered alien cannot qualify as a derivative grandfathered alien for purposes of section 245(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.C. § 1255(i) (2006), by virtue of a spouse or child relationship that arose after April...