August 25, 2022
Are You Facing a Removal in US?
The United States Department of Justice notes that beginning with proceedings that commenced on April 1, 1997, deportation and exclusion proceedings were replaced by removal proceedings, although immigration judges continue to conduct deportation and exclusion proceedings in certain cases that began before that date. Deportation […]
August 18, 2022
New Temporary Protected Status Programs for Haiti
Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas announced in May 2021 an 18-month designation of Haiti for Temporary Protected Status (TPS). The designation would enable Haitian nationals that currently residing in the United States to file initial applications for TPS. Provided they meet eligibility requirements. […]
August 16, 2022
How Do I Pay Filing Fees for an Immigration Application?
When you are applying for a green card or for United States citizenship, you will have to complete certain government forms, most of which you can download for free on the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) website. While the immigration forms themselves are […]
July 14, 2022
Asylum Protections Limited on Family Ties
Asylum Protections to Immigrants Who Fear Persecution Based on Family Ties On July 29, 2019, U.S. Attorney General William Barr overturned a 2018 judgment issued by the Justice Department’s Board of Immigration. The Appeals granted asylum protections to immigrants who fear persecution based on their […]
July 11, 2022
The Asylum Laws and Procedures in U.S.
Austin Asylum Lawyer at J Sparks Law Help You With The Asylum Process Whether to seek asylum in the U.S. is an extremely important decision that should be made in consultation with an immigration attorney. Asylum seekers are those who are already present in the U.S. and desire to […]
July 7, 2022
DACA Recipients Can Now Apply to Renew Status Online
DACA Recipients Can Now Apply to Renew Status Online. If you are in Austin and have any questions about DACA rights, reach out to the Austin DACA lawyer right away. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is known for long delays in processing times due […]
June 14, 2022
Ukrainian Refugees Coming to the U.S
Ukrainian Refugees Coming to the U.S. As one would expect to is the case in any country where there is war within. Many of its citizens try to flee the country to escape injuries, death, and other maladies that come with war. Ukraine is no […]
May 26, 2022
Annual H-1B Visa Lottery
Below is an overview of how the annual H-1B visa lottery works, and you do not want to miss the registration window. One of the experienced visa attorneys with J. Sparks Law, PLLC, is standing by to consult on your visa case and help you […]