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Daniel M. Kowalski
Fraud Alert: DHS OIG Hotline Telephone Number Has Been Used in Scam To Obtain Personally Identifiable Information

DHS OIG, Apr. 19, 2017 - "The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) is issuing this fraud alert to warn citizens of reports that the DHS OIG Hotline telephone number has been used recently as part of a telephone...

Daniel M. Kowalski
USCIS Will Issue Redesigned Green Cards and Employment Authorization Documents

USCIS, Apr. 19, 2017 - "U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services today announced a redesign to the Permanent Resident Card (also known as a Green Card) and the Employment Authorization Document (EAD) as part of the Next Generation Secure Identification...

Daniel M. Kowalski
BIA on Administrative Closure: Matter of W-Y-U-, 27 I&N Dec. 17 (BIA 2017)

Matter of W-Y-U-, 27 I&N Dec. 17 (BIA 2017) - (1) The primary consideration for an Immigration Judge in evaluating whether to administratively close or recalendar proceedings is whether the party opposing administrative closure has provided a persuasive...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Collaborative Project Brings Justice to Detained Immigrants - SIFI

Stephen Manning writes: "An interesting thing is taking place wherever the administration's immigration enforcement actions touch the ground: sites of resistance are emerging. One such manifestation of these sites of resistance is called SIFI...

Daniel M. Kowalski
DHS Border Security Progress Report, Apr. 25, 2017

DHS, Apr. 25, 2017 - "On January 25, 2017, the President of the United States signed Executive Order 13767 (the "Executive Order") entitled, Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements. Pursuant to Section 15 of the Executive...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Employers Should Review Form I-9 for Social Security Number Glitch - USCIS

USCIS, Apr. 6, 2017 - "If you used Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, that you downloaded between Nov. 14 and Nov. 17, 2016, review them to ensure your employees’ Social Security numbers appear correctly in Section 1. There was...