If you fail to show up to your removal hearing, an immigration judge will issue a Final Order of Removal against you due to your abscence.
While the affirmative and defensive asylum processes include many of the same steps, there are also several key differences that you should be aware of.
In today’s episode of Law Talk, Ben and Andrew discuss the intricacies of U.S. asylum claims, using the caravan from Central America as a practical example of the process.
VAWA visas are a useful way for abused individuals to remain in the United States legally after separating from an abusive relative.
The U Visa was originally created to help immigrant victims of domestic violence. Now, it helps provides lawful status to victims of certain other crimes.
The master calendar hearing is a short preliminary hearing that judges use to set the dates for all future proceedings, as well as deadlines for paperwork.
If you’re currently filing for an adjustment of status to get your green card, leaving the country can put your application, and your visa, in jeopardy.
Using H visas, individuals from other countries can live and work in the U.S. for a specific, limited amount of time. Usually between one and six years.
Now that Jeff Sessions’ Matter of Castro-Tum decision is starting to play out in the courts, it’s worth reviewing what this order actually does.
Any interaction with ICE can be a frightening situation. In this article, we list 8 helpful tips to help make the situation manageable.
While they’re able to live and work here, permanent residents count as citizens of other countries. For this reason, they cannot vote in U.S. elections.
The T visa lets victims of human trafficking stay in the U.S. while their case processes, while also giving them access to work and a path to a green card.