Immigration Law

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Accuracy for Adoptees Act Amends INA Sec. 320 [Post Expanded]
Posted on 17 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

RECOGNITION OF STATE COURT DETERMINATIONS OF NAME AND BIRTH DATE - Section 320 of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1431) is amended by adding at the end the following: ‘‘(c) A Certificate of Citizenship or other Federal document... Read More

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USCIS Policy Alert: Changes to Dates of Birth and Names on Certificates of Citizenship
Posted on 19 Jun 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is issuing policy guidance in the USCIS Policy Manual relating to changes of dates of birth and names per court orders. Background USCIS recognizes that the dates of birth of children born... Read More

BALCA on recruitment via private employment firm
Posted on 26 Oct 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Where there is no incorrect information, but the advertisement does not contain the content required by Section 656.17(f), it is necessary to engage in a more fact-specific inquiry of the advertisement to determine whether the omission contravenes... Read More