Bender's Immigration Bulletin News From Oct. 15: District Court on U.S. Challenge to Alabama Law: Win Some, Lose Some

District Court on U.S. Challenge to Alabama Law: Win Some, Lose Some As summarized on page 1645, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama preliminarily enjoined parts of the recent Alabama statute known as the Beason-Hammon Alabama Taxpayer and Citizen Protection Act, or H.B. 56...

Excerpts From the Dec. 1, 2011, Bender's Immigration Bulletin: DHS Extends TPS for Honduras and Nicaragua

DHS Extends TPS for Honduras and Nicaragua Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano extended the Temporary Protected Status for Honduras and Nicaragua for eighteen months. The extension is effective, for nationals of both countries, January 6, 2012, and will continue through July 5, 2013. ...

Excerpts from the Aug. 15, 2012, Bender's Immigration Bulletin: USCIS Launches Online Multilingual Resource Center

USCIS Launches Online Multilingual Resource Center USCIS launched its online Multilingual Resource Center, a central location for USCIS resources in a variety of languages, on July 26. The online Center offers immigration application information and materials in up to twenty-two languages. "Our...

News Excerpts From The Nov. 1, 2013, Bender’s Immigration Bulletin

Government Shutdown: Impact on I-129 H Visa Extensions and AOS | Via e-Mail on October 18, 2013, USCIS alerted stakeholders that if an H-1B, H-2A, or H-2B petitioner submits evidence establishing that the primary reason for failing to timely file an extension of stay or change of status request was...