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Is DACA at risk?

By |2019-07-12T07:49:03-05:00August 3rd, 2017|Immigration|

Something interesting is happening at the moment At the same time that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is now at risk of being terminated by the courts or the administration, pressure is building on Congress to pass legislation which permanently addresses the difficulty of undocumented young people who were brought to the [...]

New Image!

By |2019-07-12T07:49:24-05:00August 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Last month we were working hard to renew our image, taking new office pictures and we will be soon able to share our new website. Hope you like it!  

6 Months of Trump

By |2019-07-12T07:49:40-05:00July 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Six months into the new administration, we have seen some changes in immigration. The trend, in immigration and all other areas, is the undoing of Obama’s initiatives. We can summarize them as follows:   ICE will ask the immigration status of anyone in the course of an enforcement action and arrest nearly all those without [...]

Maybe not everything is lost?

By |2019-07-12T07:49:57-05:00July 18th, 2017|Immigration|

U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson ruled last week that “grandparents, grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins of persons in the United States,” as they are refuges connected to resettlement agencies and should be exempt from the Trump Administration’s travel ban. Hawaii asked the court to “clarify” the Supreme Court’s definition of “bona [...]

Advice for First-Time Women Business Owners

By |2019-07-12T07:51:10-05:00July 13th, 2017|how to|

Photo courtesy of Pixabay by jarmoluk If you’ve ever felt like the competitive corporate atmosphere was killing your creativity, you might be right. As it turns out, workplace stress is a “major problem” in today’s fast-paced and competitive society, says David Ballard PsyD of the American Psychological Association. For women, the list of stressors can [...]

How far are they going to go?

By |2019-07-12T07:51:41-05:00July 11th, 2017|Immigration|

How far are they going to go? Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials confirmed their plans to initiate criminal prosecutions and deportation proceedings against immigrant parents and guardians who help bring their children to the United States through the use of smugglers or traffickers. The goal is to disrupt smuggling networks that abuse these children [...]

DACA is In Place… For Now

By |2018-06-05T16:18:42-05:00June 22nd, 2017|Immigration|

The present of DACA Late Thursday night, on the fifth anniversary of DACA, Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly issued a memo on immigration policy that keeps the DACA memo in place at this moment. At the same time, the memo withdrew two other key immigration protections, one that would have expanded DACA and DAPA, [...]

What Happens with Cuba now?

By |2019-07-12T07:52:25-05:00June 20th, 2017|how to|

If you were thinking about traveling to Cuba, think twice. Last Friday the President announced changes in the policy issued by Obama. Here are some FAQ that hopefully will help answer your questions. What is individual people-to-people travel, and how does the President’s announcement impact this travel authorization? Individual people-to-people travel is educational travel that: [...]

Ninth Circuit Also Rejects the Travel Ban

By |2019-07-12T07:52:48-05:00June 15th, 2017|Immigration|

Barely three weeks after the Fourth Circuit ruled that President Trump’s travel ban “drips with religious intolerance, animus, and discrimination” and thus violated the First Amendment by discriminating against Muslims, the Ninth Circuit ruled that the travel ban also violated the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). In upholding a Hawaii federal district court decision that [...]