USCIS

USCIS to Implement Policy on Issuance of NTAs in Humanitarian Cases November 19

In July 2018, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) published an updated policy memorandum. The memorandum updates USCIS’ guidance for adjudicators on the issuance of Notices to Appear (NTA). The purpose of this updated policy is to “better align with [the] enforcement priorities” outlined in Executive Order 13768, Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior [...]

By |2018-12-10T20:39:20+00:00November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on USCIS to Implement Policy on Issuance of NTAs in Humanitarian Cases November 19

USCIS Updates Policy on the Issuance of Notices to Appear

In July, Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) published an updated policy memorandum. The memorandum updates USCIS’ guidance for adjudicators on the issuance of Notices to Appear (NTA). The purpose of this updated policy is to “better align with [the] enforcement priorities” outlined in Executive Order 13768, Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United [...]

By |2018-12-10T20:39:25+00:00August 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on USCIS Updates Policy on the Issuance of Notices to Appear

USCIS Updates Its Policy on the Issuance of RFEs and NOIDs

On Friday, July 13, 2018, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) published an updated policy memorandum. The memorandum updates USCIS’ guidance for adjudicators on the issuance of Requests for Evidence (RFE) and Notices of Intent to Deny (NOID). This guidance is effective September 11, 2018 and applies to all applications other than Deferred Action for [...]

By |2018-12-10T20:39:27+00:00July 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on USCIS Updates Its Policy on the Issuance of RFEs and NOIDs

USCIS Changes Policy for Mailing Secure Documents

Starting today, April 30, 2018, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will start using the U.S. Postal Service’s (USPS) signature confirmation service for mailing certain documents, such as lawful permanent resident cards, employment authorization documents, and travel documents. Applicants will now need to present an identification and sign for the delivery. Although this requires more [...]

By |2018-12-10T20:39:37+00:00April 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on USCIS Changes Policy for Mailing Secure Documents

Update: Status of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

We have received a lot of questions about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) lately, so below we answer some of the most frequently asked questions. Q: I have valid DACA status right now, can I renew my DACA? A: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recommends filing a renewal request for DACA between 120 [...]

By |2018-12-10T20:39:42+00:00March 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Update: Status of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

USCIS will Accept Credit Card Payments for Filing Fees

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) charges a filing fee to process most of the applications the agency receives. The filing fee varies depending on the petition or application submitted to USCIS. You can view a full list of USCIS filing fees here. In the past, the filing fee had to be submitted to USCIS [...]

By |2018-12-10T20:39:45+00:00February 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on USCIS will Accept Credit Card Payments for Filing Fees