Immigration Law

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USCIS Expands Partnership with Social Security Administration
Posted on 9 Aug 2021 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, Aug. 9, 2021 "USCIS announced today that applicants filing for lawful permanent resident status are now able to apply for a Social Security number (SSN) or replacement card as part of the adjustment of status application process. Previously... Read More

SSA Discontinues "No-Match" Letters
Posted on 6 May 2021 by Daniel M. Kowalski

From the "Educational Correspondence to Employers" pulldown on this undated SSA web post : "In March of 2019, we began mailing notifications to employers identified as having at least one name and combination submitted on Form W-2 that... Read More

SSA POMS Update re I-94s
Posted on 16 Mar 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" The Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is making systematic changes to fully automate the paper Form I-94 (Arrival/Departure Record). As a result, the Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements... Read More

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Recent SSA POMS Updates
Posted on 26 Feb 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

- Employment Authorization for Non-immigrants - SSA, Feb. 20, 2013 - Verifying Asylee Status Through the Department of Justice, Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) - SSA, Dec. 11, 2012 - Evidence of Asylee Status When Form I-94 (Arrival... Read More

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SSA on Employment Authorization for Non-Immigrants
Posted on 4 Jun 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

POMS RM 10211.420 Employment Authorization for Non-immigrants, rev. May 21, 2012 . Read More

Advance Copy of SSA Final Rule re SSN Card Applications
Posted on 7 Aug 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"This final rule adopts the notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) we published in the Federal Register on February 26, 2015. This rule revises our regulations to allow applicants for a Social Security number (SSN) card to apply by completing a prescribed... Read More

Bender's Immigration Bulletin: Edited News Excerpts For Oct. 1, 2011
Posted on 28 Sep 2011 by LexisNexis Immigration Law Community Staff

Clarification Katherine Brady, Update on INA § 212(h) Defense Strategies, 16 Bender's Immigr. Bull. 1497 (Sept. 15, 2011) On page 1511, Part E (sentence following footnote 88), the article states that for persons subject to the seven-year... Read More