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DHS May Resume Public Charge Rule, Federal Appeals Court Rules

USA - September 23 2020 The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) may resume implementation of the new Public Charge Rule, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit…

Update: Federal Judge Files Amended Order in Gomez v. Trump

USA - September 17 2020 On September 15, 2020, Judge AMIT P. Mehta filed an amended order in Gomez v. Trump in response to the Department of State’s (DOS) guidance regarding…

Update: Extension of Wind Down for Salvadoran TPS Beneficiaries

USA - September 16 2020 Temporary Protected Status (TPS) beneficiaries from El Salvador will likely have a longer wind down period than beneficiaries from other countries…

I-9 Flexibility Continued for Another 60 Days, Until November 19, 2020

USA - September 16 2020 Days before the upcoming deadline, ICE has announced it is extending the remote virtual verification option for completion of I-9 employment…

Federal Appellate Court Upholds End of Temporary Protected Status for El Salvador, Nicaragua, Sudan

USA - September 15 2020 The Trump Administration’s effort to end Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for approximately 250,000 people from El Salvador, Nicaragua, and Sudan has…

State Department Guidance on DV Issuance Priorities Falls Short

USA - September 14 2020 Judge AMIT Mehta in Gomez v. Trump ordered the Department of State (DOS) to make good faith efforts to “expeditiously process and adjudicate DV-2020…

DHS to Propose Expansion of Biometrics Collection

USA - September 10 2020 On September 11, 2020, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will release a new regulation for notice-and-comment that proposes to expand the…

New Rule Likely Intended to Formalize Onerous H-1B Requirements

USA - September 9 2020 The “Strengthening the H-1B Nonimmigrant Visa Classification Program” rule has been submitted to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs…

DACA Litigation Update

USA - September 9 2020 On June 18, 2020, when the Supreme Court ruled that the Trump Administration had not properly terminated the Delayed Action for Childhood Arrivals…

Update on Gomez v. Trump

USA - September 8 2020 Acting quickly, as he promised, Judge Ahmit P. Mehta in Gomez v. Trump, recognized the particular urgency of the Diversity Visa plaintiffs’ situation…