Immigration Law

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200K Young People Will "Age Out" and Be Forced to Leave USA
Posted on 19 Jul 2022 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Stuart Anderson, Forbes "Many Americans are unaware that a person can enter the United States legally, live here their whole life and still be forced to leave America. To understand the problem facing many young people who came to this country... Read More

Tags: age-out , visas

Supreme Court Visa Decision Throws Many to 'Back of the Line'
Posted on 10 Jun 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that most immigrant children who have become adults during their parents’ years-long wait to become legal permanent residents of the United States should go to the back of the line in their own wait for... Read More

Supreme Court May Help ‘Aged-Out’ Immigrant Kids
Posted on 20 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Allana Rambharose was once handcuffed and deported to her native Guyana — even though she’d been living in New York since age 4 — and faces an uncertain future because she 'aged-out' of her family’s visa bid. A lawsuit... Read More

Quotas Plus Backlogs Plus 'Age-Out' Equals Self-Deportation for Dancer
Posted on 30 Jul 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Lauren Gray has lived in the U.S. legally for the past 17 years on her parents visa. But when she turns 21 in August, her visa expires and because she has not been able to get a green card, she will have to return to England and leave her family... Read More

Wolfsdorf Practice Advisory on EB-5, China Cutoff, CSPA, Age-Out
Posted on 15 Apr 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Yesterday, I presented the panel discussion at the IIUSA meeting in Washington, D.C. with Charlie Oppenheim, the Chief of the Visa Control and Reporting Division at the U.S. Department of State. He announced the establishment of China EB-5 Cut-off... Read More

AAO U Visa Age-Out Victory
Posted on 21 May 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The beneficiary in this matter, who is the petitioner's daughter, was born January 30, 1985. Thus, when the petitioner initially requested interim relief on or about November 22, 2002, the petitioner's daughter was 17 years old and unmarried... Read More

Tags: AAO , age-out

Wolfsdorf on China EB-5 Cutoff Date Problems; Apr. 22, 2015
Posted on 23 Apr 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

On April 22, 2015 Bernard Wolfsdorf posted two pieces on his blog about China EB-5 cutoff date problems, here and here . Read More