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Supreme Court Hears DAPA/DACA Case: What You Need to Know

Today the United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case titled United States v. Texas. The case is a politically charged controversy over whether the President’s executive actions, known as DAPA (Deferred Action for Parental Accountability) and expanded DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) and were an over-extension of his political power. DACA is […]

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Why Do I Need an Immigration Lawyer?

Seems obvious right?  But unfortunately I meet people all the time who have very serious immigration problems because they made a decision or took some significant step that affected their immigration status without first finding out what that the consequences might be.  Now they are stuck with those negative consequences for a long time, if […]

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Warning re: New Immigration Laws: Avoid Scams!

Whenever the government announces new changes to immigration law or procedures, it is inevitable that we see many, many people who suddenly appear trying to make money quickly off of the immigrant community by processing cases or filling out forms for money.  For example, the Hispanic Community unfortunately has many “notarios” who receive money to […]

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Update on New Immigration Programs

As stated in our previous blog post, President Obama announced significant changes to Immigration policies and procedures on November 20, 2014.  This announcement covered to several categories of changes, which I will discuss below.  The government will begin accepting applications over the next several months, with some beginning earlier than others.  The exact requirements and […]

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