New agreement for lawyers to process immigration documentation electronically

Ministry of Territorial Policy and Public Function has signed an agreement to enable lawyers to process immigration documentation electronically. The agreement has been published today in the Official State Gazette. The agreement is included in the Resolution of April 16, 2020, of the General Directorate of the General Administration of the State in the Territory, by which the Agreement with the...

What can I do if I cannot leave before my tourist status expires?

The Coronavirus COVID-19 crisis and subsequent travel bans in the US and abroad, they have made it very difficult for tourists to return to their country of origin before the expiration date of their tourist status. Alternatively, some tourists would prefer to stay in the U.S. to wait for the crisis to pass, since the crisis is currently worse in its country of origin. As a result, questions...

Adjustment of Status for Persons Who Entered the United States Under the Visa Waiver Program

This week we have very good news. The United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) has finally issued a guide for the adjudication of Adjustment of Status applications (obtaining the green card) filed by people who entered the US under the Visa Waiver program. Until now, the different USCIS offices in the US have been inconsistent in adjudicating these types of applications. For...

10 Rules For Choosing The Best Immigration Lawyer

How do you choose the best and most experienced immigration attorney? Although you may not believe it, it is not so difficult, that is why we have created this list of 10 rules to choose the best: Immigration Attorneys Only Fill Out Papers: It is very common for potential clients (and even fellow attorneys) to ask us if our services are really necessary since "the only thing that immigration...

Proposed Bill for New Immigration Reform

A new proposed bill from Congress has been released which will act as the foundation of upcoming immigration reform. The Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013 is intended to bring about good change in the field of U.S. immigration. With our best interests in mind, Congress has written this proposed bill to enhance areas which need extra attention and...