Immigration Law

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USCIS Policy Memo: Updated Implementation of the Special Immigrant Juvenile Perez-Olano Settlement Agreement
Posted on 26 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The purpose of this policy memorandum (PM) is to update the guidance previously provided to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) personnel in PM-602-0034: Implementation of the Special Immigrant Juvenile Perez-Olano Settlement Agreement... Read More

Update to Settlement Agreement in Perez-Olano v. Holder: USCIS
Posted on 28 Apr 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"USCIS and plaintiffs have agreed to a stipulation to the Perez-Olano settlement agreement involving cases in which Special Immigrant Juvenile (SIJ) petitions or SIJ-based applications for adjustment of status were denied, terminated or revoked on... Read More

New Deal To Keep Abused Immigrant Kids In US Gets OK'd
Posted on 31 Mar 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A California federal judge on Friday approved a deal between the federal government and a class of abused immigrant children, in which the immigrants will have a path to U.S. residency under the “special immigrant juvenile” program and... Read More