Temporary Protected Status For Nepal

Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson announced his decision to on Temporary Protected Status for Nepal.  Nepal has been designated for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 18 months based on the conditions resulting from the devastating magnitude 7.8 earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015, and the subsequent aftershocks. As a result, eligible nationals of […]

Can my family visit me while I’m waiting for asylum?

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Because of the lengthy delays in the asylum process, I’ve been asked questions like this on a weekly basis: “I’ve been waiting over a year for my asylum interview to be scheduled.  My wife and my children are trying to get visitor visas to come see me here. They are so upset because they haven’t seen me […]

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As evidenced by national and local headlines, immigration law and its constant evolution can be overwhelming and confusing.  If you want to understand what’s actual law and what’s not, you are not alone. But what if I told you getting answers is easier than you think?   Maybe you are wondering about: What’s happening with […]