Immigration

Обновленная информация о Президентской Прокламации (декларации) от 22 апреля о приостановлении въезда иммигрантов

Как вы все уже знаете, президент Трамп подписал Президентскую Прокламацию, согласно которой 23 апреля в 23:59 было приостановлено въезд в Соединенные Штаты определенных категорий иммигрантов. Так что это значит для вас, вашей семьи или вашего бизнеса? Как и во многих вещах в жизни, некоторым иммигрантам повезло, некоторым не повезло, а некоторым, вероятно, не хватает времени.

New Rules for Life Under the Trump Administration

by W. John Yahya Vandenberg So, as you know, President Trump is rapidly issuing Executive Orders. Some of these orders are having major impacts on immigrants and other persons who are not (yet) U.S. citizens. In light of these developments, we have the following recommendations for persons who are not U.S. citizens: 1. If you

Syrian Asylum Statistics – Who Knew? And What Now?

By W. John Yahya Vandenberg USCIS has published the most recent asylum statistics, and you can see the Syrian asylum statistics as of May 2015 (thank you, AILA, for publishing this!).  There are some surprises, and we hope this will assist Syrians make the best immigration decisions while they are here. Good news first… What do you

Preparing for your consultation

Often we are asked how to prepare for a consultation.  In order to answer, we thought we’d set set out a checklist to assist you.  We have them in French and Portuguese as well. Of course, if for any reason you are not able to come to the consultation, please contact the office by phone to

Some good news — citizenship has staying power!

This just came in from the LA Times.  Really positive to see that there is real, hardheaded progress towards comprehensive immigration reform.  About a month ago, AILA had our monthly chapter meeting in Philadelphia.  Sen. Bob Casey came to give a short talk on what he was seeing on Capitol Hill, and after him a