Immigration Law

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Parallel Proposed Rules from DOS, CBP re Waiver of Passport, Visa Requirments
Posted on 8 Mar 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 45 / Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - "This rule proposes to reinstate a 1996 amendment to a regulation in title 8 of the Code of Federal Regulations regarding a discretionary waiver of certain documentary requirements for... Read More

Advance Copy of DOS Final Rule: Visa Interview Waiver Authority
Posted on 9 Nov 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

This document is scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on 11/10/2015 - "This rule is promulgated to clarify the circumstances in which a consular officer and the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Visa Services may waive the requirement for... Read More

DOS, DHS Issue Final Rules on Waiver of Visa, Passport for NIVs
Posted on 3 Sep 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 170 / Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - "This final rule clarifies procedures for waiver of documentary requirements due to an unforeseen emergency for nonimmigrants seeking admission to the United States. DATES: This rule... Read More

Star Student in Immigration Flap Will Be Home For Graduation
Posted on 1 Jun 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"High school senior Elizabeth Olivas is coming home. After getting caught up on an immigration technicality in her native Mexico, the Frankfort Indiana High School homecoming queen will get to walk with her classmates at graduation on Saturday... Read More

Immigration Nightmare Separates Ex-Marine from Spouse
Posted on 25 Nov 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A few weeks ago when Juan Perez of Sunnyside and his wife, Diana Blanco De La O, celebrated their fourth wedding anniversary, the couple couldn't give each other that anniversary's traditional gift of flowers. They couldn't share a romantic... Read More

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