Immigration Law

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Expanding Eligibility for Professional and Occupational Licensing for Immigrants
Posted on 15 Oct 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration "In September of 2019, the Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration; FWD.us, Niskanen Center, TheDream.US, and United We Dream released a groundbreaking report... Read More

Tags: daca , licensure

Texas Mulls Licensure of Immigration Jails for Refugee Kids, Moms
Posted on 31 Jan 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Andrea Ball, Austin American-Statesman, Jan. 29, 2016 - "The speakers trekked to the podium one after another, simultaneously lambasting and pleading with a panel of child protection officials weighing the fate of thousands of immigrant mothers and... Read More

Texas, New York Limit IMG Licensure
Posted on 1 Jun 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"International medical graduates (IMGs) comprise a significant portion of the medical workforce, making up about one quarter of all physicians in active patient care in the United States and about one quarter of all medical residents. (Source... Read More

Job-killing (or at least job-slowing) regulations: the Alabama immigration law
Posted on 5 Nov 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Enforcing a major part of Georgia’s strict new immigration law could delay licenses for tens of thousands accountants, nurses and many other professionals by an additional three to four months, Secretary of State Brian Kemp said Friday... Read More

Florida Supreme Court Punts on Licensure for DACA Lawyer
Posted on 8 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" An undocumented immigrant who applied for a law license in Florida cannot be admitted to the bar, the State Supreme Court said Thursday in a case being watched closely by both sides of the immigration debate. But the decision, according to legal... Read More