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Bender’s Immigration Bulletin – March 1, 2011

USCIS Issues Combined EAD/Advance Parole Cards USCIS announced that it is now issuing employment and travel authorization on a single card for certain applicants filing for adjustment of status. The new card looks similar to the current Employment Authorization Document, but includes text that...

BIA on 'departure' - Matter of Arrabally and Yerrabelly, ID 3748, 25 I&N Dec. 771

"An alien who leaves the United States temporarily pursuant to a grant of advance parole does not thereby make a “departure . . . from the United States” within the meaning of section 212(a)(9)(B)(i)(II) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.C. § 1182(a)(9)(B)(i)(II) (2006...

Practice Advisory: Advance Parole for DACA Recipients

"One of the benefits of DACA is that a recipient may seek permission – through a process known as “advance parole” – to travel abroad temporarily for humanitarian, educational, or employment purposes. This practice advisory provides guidance on advance parole eligibility...

Undocumented college students find way to study abroad, return legally

Alejandra Molina, Press Enterprise, Feb. 9, 2016 - "Southern California university students and professors have discovered an obscure provision in U.S. immigration law that allows undocumented students to leave the country to study abroad and return legally. They’re testing the process, known...