Immigration News

February 17, 2015

BREAKING: Judge Delays Expansion of DACA Program

A ruling issued by Federal Judge Andrew Hannen will delay expansion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, and…More

November 19, 2014

BREAKING: President Obama to Announce Immigration Reform in a Primetime Address, Thursday November 20th

The White House posted the following announcement to their Facebook page at 1PM ET today: Post by The White House….More

November 18, 2014

Deportation Relief in Obama’s Upcoming Immigration Plan

It has been widely reported that the Obama administration’s executive actions on immigration will expand deportation relief (“deferred action”) to…More

September 15, 2014

After Another Delay, Obama Admin Privately Assures Executive Action on Immigration in 2014

With the race for the Senate hinging on states where immigration is unpopular, the Obama Administration bowed to pressure to…More

April 6, 2014

Obama Administration To Allow Employment Authorization for Some H-4 Spouses **UPDATED**

We wrote back in April (see the original piece below) that the Obama Administration was planning on allowing some H-4…More

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February 28, 2020

LHSCD Attorneys Lead at AILA CLE Conference

LHSCD partners Jessica Choi and Jack Doebley,  and associate attorney Emma Tuohy had starring roles at the AILA Philadelphia Chapter’s annual…More

December 9, 2019

H-1B ALERT: USCIS Will Implement Electronic Registration Process for Next Year’s H-1B Cap

On December 6, 2019, USCIS announced a significant change to the cap-subject H-1B petition submission process, to begin with the very…More

October 31, 2019

Acting Director of USCIS Boasts of Increased Red Tape and Restrictions for Employment-Based Immigration

In an October press release, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced their statistics for the fiscal year of…More

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