Click to learn more about our two Locations: New Orleans and Lafayette, or contact us now.

Tag: Coronavirus

International Travelers Must Now Show Evidence of Negative COVD Test to Fly

Jan 14, 2021

Rob Wilson 1Cpi F66 Ykzu Unsplash International Travel

Starting January 26, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) will require that international travelers to the United States show written proof of a negative test for COVID-19 conducted within three calen...

Read More

Candles for St.Francis Cabrini

Nov 13, 2020

Img 1512

Today - November 13 - is the anniversary of St. Francis Cabrini’s beatification. As immigration lawyers from New Orleans, we admire St. Francis. Her impact on New Orleans and New Orleans immigran...

Read More

The Importance of Language Access in Immigration Proceedings

Sep 29, 2020

Tnola Languages Transparent

On September 22, the Department of Homeland Security sent out a press release that seemed innocent but worried us as immigration attorneys.  It began, “U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service...

Read More

New Stats Show the Impact of Immigrants on America's Health Care System

Sep 14, 2020

As immigration lawyers who work extensively with health care professionals, we took notice of updated statistics by the New American Economy Research Fund on immigrants in the health care field. New A...

Read More

How Do We Deal with USCIS' Budget Issues?

Aug 31, 2020

As immigration lawyers, we deal extensively with United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), and when the agency announced in June that it needed to furlough almost 70 percent of its s...

Read More

ICE Reversal on Online Classes Puts F-1 Students in an Unfair Bind

Jul 9, 2020

Mimi Thian Sl Wbj Tgh Req Unsplash

Much of the work we do in our immigration law practice is with international students and higher education institutions. This spring has felt off-kilter not only because of the stay at home order in L...

Read More

USCIS Facing Possible Furloughs, Slow Downs

Jun 30, 2020

Screen Shot 2020 06 30 At 1 40 07 Pm

Last week, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. (USCIS) announced that unless it received $1.2 billion to pay employees, it would be forced to furlough approximately two-thirds of its work force...

Read More

New Executive Order Does More for Election Efforts Than Employment

Jun 24, 2020

Alex Kotliarskyi Qbp Zgq Ems Kg Unsplash

On June 9, we wrote that an executive order on immigration was in the pipeline that could be bad for Louisiana—our first concern as immigration lawyers practicing in New Orleans—and the Un...

Read More

Proposal in the Pipeline Would Harm Economy, Education, and States

Jun 9, 2020

Stephanie Moody 929 Vkyo07H4 Unsplash

The president hasn’t had a good news cycle for a few months now, so it’s no surprise that he may be returning to the nationalist bread and butter that united his base voters in 2016. Immigration lawye...

Read More

The HEROES Act Offers Hope for Immigration

May 28, 2020

Screen Shot 2020 05 28 At 11 35 20 Am

On May 15, the House of Representatives passed the HEROES Act, the House’s most recent effort to address the devastation brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. The bill is the most wide-ranging effor...

Read More

Get in Touch with Us

Are you having legal issues with Immigration? Do you need legal representation?

Contact Us