asylum Articles

  • USCIS Fee Changes 2020

    USCIS Will Make Significant Fee Changes Starting in October

    Published on August 29, 2020

    Starting on October 2, 2020, applicants requesting certain naturalization and immigration benefits should prepare for some changes to the current filing fees.

  • USCIS furloughs

    How USCIS Furloughs Will Affect Your Immigration Application

    Published on August 19, 2020

    Note: As predicted as a possible option in the earlier version of this article, USCIS furloughs were delayed. “USCIS expects to be able to maintain operations through the end of fiscal year 2020,” wrote USCIS in a statement on August 25, 2020. “Aggressive spending reduction measures will impact all agency operations, including naturalizations, and will…

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    Work Permit (I-765) Renewal

    Published on July 08, 2020

    Entering the United States with a visa does not necessarily guarantee you the right to work. For many nonimmigrant visas (such as the H-4 visa), you will need to get a work permit to be able to be employed in the country. Your journey to getting permission to be employed in the U.S. begins by…

  • EAD Card vs Green Card

    EAD Card vs Green Card | Similarities and Differences

    Published on June 12, 2020

    When individuals contemplate immigrating to the United States, their first thought usually sways towards a green card. While this may be the ultimate goal, there are other options available that would allow you to work in the United States until a green card is issued. Employment Authorization Documents (EAD) are granted when an individual has…

  • Unauthorized Employment

    Will the USCIS Know About Unauthorized Employment?

    Published on March 17, 2020

    One of the most explicit immigration laws in the United States is the government’s stance against unauthorized employment. It is a violation of the country’s immigration and labor laws, which can attract heavy punishments. According to the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), unauthorized employment is any labor or service performed for an employer…

  • seek asylum in usa

    How to Seek Asylum in USA

    Published on December 10, 2015

      U.S. immigration law is designed with faculties in place to protect families of all nationalities inside and even outside our borders. So much so that there are measures in place to harbor individuals suffering persecution in their home country by offering asylum. While it may be challenging to seek asylum in the USA with the…