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Veronica Tunitsky

Houston Immigration Attorney.

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  1. Members of the U.S. Armed Forces with Undocumented Spouses - Parole in Place May be the Answer!

    Written by attorney Veronica Tunitsky, 8 months ago.

    Are you a member of the U.S. Armed Forces and have a family member who is undocumented or entered the US illegally? Parole in Place may be your long awaited answer. Read this guide for more information, but please consider speaking with an attorney before you move forward.

  2. National Benefits Center Finally Addresses “Reason to Believe” Denials of I-601A Provisional Waivers

    Written by attorney Veronica Tunitsky, 9 months ago.

    On March, 4, 2013, USCIS unveiled the Provisional Waiver Program allowing certain qualified applicants to apply for the I-601A Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissibility. One of the program requirements is that only those whose sole ground of inadmissibility is unlawful presence are el...

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  3. I-601A (Provisional Waiver Program) vs. I-601 Waiver: What's the Big Difference Anyway?

    Written by attorney Veronica Tunitsky, 11 months ago.

    On January 3, 2013, USCIS published the Provisional Waiver Rule in the Federal Register allowing immediate relatives of US citizens who are currently in the United States to apply for the extreme hardship waiver in the US BEFORE departing to attend their visa appointment.The new ...

  4. Provisional Unlawful Presence Waivers of Inadmissibility in Effect on March 4, 2013

    Written by attorney Veronica Tunitsky, over 1 year ago.

    On January 2, 2013, the Secretary of Homeland Security Napolitano announced that the Final Rule on Provisional Unlawful Presence Waivers will be published in the Federal Register on January 3, 2013. The Final Rule (an advanced copy is available on https://federalregister.gov/a/20...

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  5. Provisional Waiver Rule to be Pubished in the Federal Register on January 3, 2013

    Written by attorney Veronica Tunitsky, over 1 year ago.

    Dear Readers, I'm delighted to report that the Provisional Waiver Rule has been made available for early review and is slated to be published in the Federal Register on January 3, 2012. The rule will be effective once it's published in the Federal Register. I'm currently in the...

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  6. The Provisional Waiver Program is Almost Here!

    Written by attorney Veronica Tunitsky, over 1 year ago.

    On December 21, 2012, the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs approved the Provisional Waiver Rules. The next and final step before the program goes live is the publishing of the rules in the Federal Register, which we anticipate to happen imminently. While the Provision...

  7. Understanding the I-601 Waiver Procedures for the Conflicted, Confused, and Frustrated!

    Written by attorney Veronica Tunitsky, almost 2 years ago.

    What an exciting year 2012 has been for the I-601 Immigrant Waiver program, and it's not over yet! Exciting, but confusing. Announcements, changes, anticipation, proposals, foreign-filed, Lockboxes ... it's been maddening! Every day I work with people who are confused about w...

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