Legal Advice for Deferred Action — 83 results
Written by attorney Ryan Gibson, about 1 year ago.
What is Defered Action?
Deferred action is a discretionary decision by DHS not to purdue enforcement against a person for a specified period. Though an individual granted deferred action is... more
Written by attorney Steven Culbreath, almost 2 years ago.
In preparation for the impending "August 15, 2012"-date, on which "Deferred Action" will officially begin, DHS/USCIS has published the following pointers: 1. In a change from the prior... more
Written by attorney Maud Poudat, almost 2 years ago.
Deferred Action Process Announced by Secretary Napolitano, Effective June 15, 2012
Janet Napolitano, U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, formally announced the Governments Deferred... more
Written by attorney Samuel Marsh, over 1 year ago.
The "Dream Act" or DACA, gives young immigrants a path to legality by allowing them to obtain work permits to obtain better jobs. People who demonstrate that they meet the guidelines below... more
Written by attorney Scott Helsper, 7 months ago.
DACA (officially “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals”) went into effect one year ago on August 15, 2012 (Happy Anniversary, DACA!). As of August 31 this year over one half million (588,... more
Written by attorney Rehan Alimohammad, almost 2 years ago.
Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano announced on June 15th that effective immediately, certain young people who were brought to the United States as young children,do not... more
Written by attorney David H. Stoller, almost 2 years ago.
This legal guide will discuss the recent program announced by the Obama Administration regarding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. Although the concept of deferred action is nothing... more
Written by attorney Vissia Calderon, almost 2 years ago.
On August 15, 2012, the US Citizenship and Immigration Services started accepting applications for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). This program is in line with the Department... more
Written by attorney Jeffrey Peek, almost 2 years ago.
This is a basic guide to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). We have included a full list of the requirements and explained each one in greater detail.
Written by attorney Kapesh Patel, almost 2 years ago.
Following President Obamas directive, the Secretary of Homeland Security, Janet Napolitano, issued guidelines on June 15, 2012 for a new program to provide temporary relief from removal... more