In response to COVID-19, our office is still operating and we encourage those who want to set up a consultation with us to do so and you will have the option via phone or skype. Visit our Coronavirus Resource page for up-to-date info on COVID-19 and immigration.

Immigration Newsletter: April 27, 2020

Explanation of Presidential Proclamation and Other Immigration News

Explanation of the Presidential Proclamation Suspending Entry of Immigrants

There have been lots of questions in relation to the recently released Presidential Proclamation. We provide you with an easy-to-read infographic and a video explaining who the Presidential Proclamation affects.

USCIS Plans to Re-Open Offices by June 4

In an announcement released on April 24, USCIS stated that it plans to re-open offices by June 4, 2020 in accordance with local and state orders.

I-751, Petition to Remove Conditions, Divorce Waiver

In our blog post from last week, Attorney Allison Lukanich discusses the options for applicants who have to file for removal of conditions and are divorcing their petitioning spouse.

In conjunction, Attorney Lukanich hosted a Facebook Live event to provide information on U-visa, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), and form I-751, Petition to Remove Conditions, Divorce Waiver, to those in our community who may be more vulnerable at home now.

Coronavirus Resource Page

We’ve created a page on our website to keep our clients and others informed on the decisions that could impact them regarding the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). There continues to be significant impacts on both immigrants and non-immigrants. The questions and concerns raised by this widespread and unpredictable crisis are changing daily.

This resource page will be updated frequently with links to alerts and blogposts regarding the intersection of COVID-19 and immigration.