Immigration Law

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Not the DREAM Act, but a Temporary End to the Fear of Removal for Some Undocumented Youth
Posted on 21 Jun 2012 by Carrie L. Rosenbaum

By Carrie Rosenbaum On June 15 President Obama announced that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) would not deport certain undocumented youth who would otherwise be eligible for the DREAM Act. The administration instituted a policy change, but... Read More

Excerpts From the July 1, 2012, Bender's Immigration Bulletin: Deferred Action Process for Young People Announced
Posted on 25 Jun 2012 by LexisNexis Immigration Law Community Staff

Deferred Action Process for Young People Announced On June 15, President Barack Obama and Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano made important statements on immigration-enforcement policy toward young people who are in the United States without... Read More

USCIS Director Mayorkas responds to CISOMB re deferred action
Posted on 3 Nov 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" ... 1. USCIS will shortly issue internal standard operating procedures to ensure consistency in the processing and determination of deferred action requests. 2. USCIS is tracking data regarding the number of deferred action requests, the disposition... Read More

DACA: The Brochure (M799B)
Posted on 3 Aug 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

I Am a Young Person Who Arrived in the United States as a Child (Childhood Arrival) - How Do I…Request Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals? - M799B, USCIS, Aug. 3, 2012 . Read More

Deferred Action Telecon Monday July 9th
Posted on 3 Jul 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), invite any interested individuals to participate in our second joint national engagement to provide... Read More

USCIS Deferred Action Teleconference TODAY! - Friday, Aug. 3rd, 2012 - 2:00 P.M. Eastern
Posted on 3 Aug 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, Aug. 3, 2012 : "USCIS Public Engagement Division: Stakeholder Teleconference on Deferred Action TODAY! U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services sent this bulletin at 08/03/2012 09:57 AM EDT Dear Stakeholder, U.S. Citizenship and... Read More