Tag: Coronavirus

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

Jul 9, 2020

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

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

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

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

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

Good News in an FAQ from DHS on OPT

May 13, 2020

You know you’re an immigration lawyer when an FAQ from the Department of Homeland Security regarding F-1 student and OPT issues during COVID-19 makes you happy. True, we may be punchy from all th...

Read More

Guest Workers in the Middle Between New, Conflicting Bills

May 8, 2020

This week, Senators Perdue, Young, Cornyn, Durbin, Coons, and Leahy introduced S. 3599, the Healthcare Workforce Resilience Act, which seeks to enhance the healthcare workforce during the COVID-1...

Read More

Who Is and Isn't Affected by the Recent Executive Order on Immigration?

Apr 23, 2020

On Monday evening, President Trump tweeted that he planned to sign “an Executive Order to temporarily suspend immigration into the United States!” We have since learned that this order came as news to...

Read More

Trump's Executive Order Blocks Families of Immigrants and the Diversity Lottery

Apr 23, 2020

Read More

Trump Announces Plans to Temporarily Suspend Immigration

Apr 21, 2020

(Photo by Fusion Medical Animation on Unsplash) On Monday night, President Trump tweeted, “In light of the attack from the Invisible Enemy, as well as the need to protect the jobs of o...

Read More

Get in Touch with Us

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

Contact Us