30 09, 2016

Central American Minors Refugee/Parole Program

2017-04-11T21:28:51-04:00September 30th, 2016|

As gang-related violence escalates in Central American countries, many are attempting to flee to the safety of the U.S., including thousands of children. U.S. Customs and Border Control found that over 60,000 unaccompanied minor children were apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico [...]

27 09, 2016

Applying for Asylum Based on Gang Violence in Central America

2017-04-11T21:29:17-04:00September 27th, 2016|

News stories detailing the rise of gang-related violence in Central America have captured the attention of audiences across the world. These reports are often accompanied by gruesome photos of dismembered bodies and tallies of missing people. Most of this gang [...]

20 09, 2016

E-2 Visa Opens Opportunities for South American Entrepreneurs

2017-04-18T16:46:03-04:00September 20th, 2016|

An E-2 Visa can provide South American entrepreneurs the opportunity to obtain a visa to start a new business or acquire an existing business in the United States. Applicants for the E-2 Visa must apply with the purpose of developing [...]

10 02, 2015

Executive Action: who benefits under new DACA and DAPA rules?

2017-04-10T00:15:05-04:00February 10th, 2015|

As of February 18, 2015, the USCIS will start accepting applications from “dreamers” under the new DACA rules. However, applications for deferred action from parents of U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident children (DAPA) will not be accepted until later [...]