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ABT Supplemental Class Notice and Redlined Settlement Agreement

"On May 7, 2013, the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington granted preliminary approval of a settlement agreement entered in the nationwide class action lawsuit B.H., et al. v. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, et al. (also referred to as the ABT Settlement...

ABT Revised Settlement Agreement Granted Final Approval; Implementation to Begin by Dec. 3, 2013

USCIS, Dec. 3, 2013 : "On Nov. 4, 2013, the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington granted final approval of the revised ABT Settlement Agreement, bringing to a close class action litigation that began in December 2011. The settlement agreement provides that certain...

Feb. 2014 Asylum Clock Class Action Settlement FAQ

Feb. 2014 Asylum Clock Class Action Settlement FAQ

ABT Settlement Changes

"As part of a settlement of the class action lawsuit, ABT, et al., v. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, et al., 11-cv-02108 (W.D. Wash.), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) have agreed to change certain procedures that...