DACA Rescission Partially Blocked

By: Angelita Chavez-Halaka February 15, 2018 UPDATE:  The scope of the Feb. 13 preliminary injunction issued in the Eastern District of New York is the same as the Jan. 9 preliminary injunction issued in the Northern District of California. Until further notice, and unless otherwise provided in this guidance, the DACA policy will be operated […]
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The Recession of DACA: What to Do For Your Employees Now

By: Angelita Chavez-Halaka President Trump’s September 5th decision to rescind the Deferred Action to Early Childhood Arrivals (DACA) will impact employers. The program will eventually end in 6 months, but not without the opportunity for DACA employees to extend their work authorization. To date, over 800,000 initial DACA application have been approved, 76% of these […]
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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals is Still Available

The Supreme Court’s 4-4 decision in United States v. Texas on June 23, 2016, does not affect the existing 2012 policy regarding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). Individuals who meet the 2012 DACA guidelines may continue to come forward and file an initial or renewal request for DACA under those guidelines. For more information, […]
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