Senior supervisory attorney, Leah A. Duckett, was interviewed on Univision. You can watch the interview on on the Univision site here.
Beginning last year and especially within the last few months, the United States has seen a dramatic increase in the number of unaccompanied children from Central America at the Southwest Border, specifically in the Rio Grande Valley.
Supervisory Attorneys, Monica Eav and Kathleen Vannucci, being interviewed by Mundo Fox in September 2014 regarding their recent volunteer work at the border with detained women and children seeking asylum.
In April of 2014, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) published the new form required for either: 1) Filing a first-time application for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) or 2) Filing a renewal of DACA Status that was already approved.
On November 15, 2013, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Office of the Director, announced a new initiative in partnership with the U.S. Department of Defense, called the “Parole in Place” program for spouses, parents, and children of U.S. military servicemembers and veterans.
** This is an update to the blog entry on June 24, 2013. For more background, please see that entry. **
On June 9, 2014, the Supreme Court issued its decision in the case of Scialabba v. Cuellar de Osorio, Case No. 12-930, available at http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/13pdf/12-930_3d46.pdf.
On June 26, 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court issued an important decision in the case of United States v. Windsor. The Court found that if a same-sex couple legally marries in a state that permits same-sex marriage, the Federal Government must recognize that marriage as a valid one under federal law, including immigration laws.
Attorneys Robert D. Ahlgren, Tess Feldman, and Giovanna Valdez along with other members of our stuff participating in an ESL Parents Meeting at the Hannah Beardsley School in Crystal Lake, Illinois in April 2014.
Supervisory Attorney Kathleen Vannucci Lobbying in Washington DC for Immigration Reform with the American Immigration Lawyers Association in April 2014