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USCIS Suspends Premium Processing Again – Is Simeio or Trump to Blame?

2018-10-11T16:14:38+00:00

USCIS Suspends Premium Processing Again – Is Simeio or Trump to Blame? By: Brandi knox, Esq. U.S.-based employers will have to wait until February of next year to utilize the government's expedited processing option for cap-subject H-1B visa petitions, H-1B change of employer petitions and certain other H-1B petition types. On August 28, 2018, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that the temporary suspension of the agency’s premium processing service would be extended until February 19, 2019, and expanded to include additional types of H-1B petitions.  Specifically, the suspension applies to pending fiscal year 2019 H-1B cap cases and, as of September [...]

USCIS Suspends Premium Processing Again – Is Simeio or Trump to Blame?2018-10-11T16:14:38+00:00

GOVERNMENT LAWSUIT LAUNCHED AMID MORE ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION TREATMENT

2018-03-11T19:10:49+00:00

GOVERNMENT LAWSUIT LAUNCHED AMID MORE ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION TREATMENT By:  The Fogle Law Firm, LLC The government does not seem to know when to draw the line in the sand when it comes to the treatment of immigrants in this country. This is especially telling when that negative treatment involves minors or young adults fleeing horrible situations existing in their home country.                   Luis Sanchez with The Hill brings us news in his latest article of a recent lawsuit launched by an immigrant advocacy group on behalf of teenagers who were transferred from government shelters to ICE detention centers upon turning 18. [...]

GOVERNMENT LAWSUIT LAUNCHED AMID MORE ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION TREATMENT2018-03-11T19:10:49+00:00

DREAMERS AND FAMILIES FACE UNCERTAIN TIMES AS CONGRESS DEBATES IMMIGRATION

2018-02-13T00:19:10+00:00

DREAMERS AND FAMILIES FACE UNCERTAIN TIMES AS CONGRESS DEBATES IMMIGRATION Today congress embarks on a debate that could lead to an immigration bipartisan fix. With the March 5, 2018 deadline quickly approaching, the fate of roughly 700,000 people enrolled in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA remain in limbo. As the debate begins it is anyone’s guess what the outcome will be as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has moved towards unleashing a free-for-all debate over Dreamers as his own endgame continues to be a mystery. “The goal is for the Senate to vote on immigration proposals and [...]

DREAMERS AND FAMILIES FACE UNCERTAIN TIMES AS CONGRESS DEBATES IMMIGRATION2018-02-13T00:19:10+00:00

Central Americans and the Temporary Protected Status Program.

2017-10-30T21:01:47+00:00

Central Americans and the Temporary Protected Status Program. By The Fogle Law Firm, LLC We are quickly reaching the end of a year that has seen a good deal of activity from Trump and his administration pertaining to his aggressive anti-immigration agenda. This is not surprising to those who paid attention to rhetoric from his campaign that was saturated with his war-on-immigration rants. There is a new fear as an immigration program that has helped many for decades comes up for renewal under the Trump administration. In the recent months we have seen increases in raids targeting sanctuary cities, attempts to [...]

Central Americans and the Temporary Protected Status Program.2017-10-30T21:01:47+00:00

Immigration Officer Offered Protection for Sex and Cash

2017-10-26T18:08:04+00:00

Immigration Officer Offered Protection for Sex and Cash By:  The Fogle Law Firm, LLC It’s not enough we have the Trump Administration relentlessly waging war on immigrants and the and not doing anything to fix our broken immigration system, there is also the continuing problem of corruption within our Immigration agencies. Former Immigration officer Arnaldo Echevarria, 40, of the Somerset section of Franklin Township, New Jersey, was sentenced to 7 years in Federal Penitentiary for asking for and accepting sex and also what officials have calculated to be over $75,000 in bribe money to protect illegal immigrants. With so much effort [...]

Immigration Officer Offered Protection for Sex and Cash2017-10-26T18:08:04+00:00

Trump Refugee Ban Ends Today

2017-10-24T20:58:01+00:00

Trump Refugee Ban Ends Today By: The Fogle Law Firm, LLC Finally, one of President Trump’s infamous anti-immigration executive orders has come to an end. The particular order to which we are referring, is the refugee ban he signed earlier this year, halting admissions for refugees from all countries minus a few exceptions. The end of the ban did come with some stipulations. There are much more tougher screening procedures put in place. Although the details of these tougher procedures that are to include more stringent and thorough examinations of backgrounds for refugees seeking refuge here in the U.S are unclear [...]

Trump Refugee Ban Ends Today2017-10-24T20:58:01+00:00

Trumps Immigration Deal Demands

2017-10-16T22:43:30+00:00

Trumps Immigration Deal Demands By:  The Fogle Law Firm, LLC President Donald Trump’s war on immigration clearly shows no signs of slowing down. The last month saw a lot of activity from Trump and his Administration. We saw targeted raid attacks on sanctuary cities because Trump felt the need to show his dissatisfaction at the pushback from various heavily populated immigrant cities deemed to be light on illegal immigration and its cooperation with federal authorities. We saw the administration bring about the end of DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), a program that protected hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought here [...]

Trumps Immigration Deal Demands2017-10-16T22:43:30+00:00

Sanctuary Cities Victories Continue

2017-10-16T04:20:00+00:00

Sanctuary Cities Victories Continue By: The Fogle Law Firm, LLC We all have been watching as Donald Trump and his administration continue to incite his war on immigration. Over the past few weeks Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers have conducted raids on immigrants living in Sanctuary Cities. The raids were clearly the Trump Administration’s answer to the push-back from various cities and jurisdictions that felt that Trump and his administration were crossing constitutional lines by attempting to force State and local authorities to enforce federal immigration laws.  This is obvious from the recent rhetoric emanating from the President and the [...]

Sanctuary Cities Victories Continue2017-10-16T04:20:00+00:00

Trump’s Priorities for Immigration Reform

2017-10-15T21:32:40+00:00

Trump's Priorities for Immigration Reform  By:  The Fogle Law Firm, LLC It is  no secret that president Donald Trump has made the bulk of his presidency about keeping his campaign promise of restricting immigration to America. His Administration’s last move against immigration was ending the DACA program. The DACA program was brought about during the Obama administration as an answer to help the children who were brought here illegally by their parents. President Obama and his administration felt the need to protect these children by all means. Because an indecisive Congress failed enact bipartisan immigration reform legislation and separately failed to [...]

Trump’s Priorities for Immigration Reform2017-10-15T21:32:40+00:00

Immigration War Targeting Public Safety

2017-10-06T20:12:35+00:00

Immigration War Targeting the Safety of our Communities  By:  The Fogle Law Firm, LLC In the wake of last week’s sanctuary city raids that has furthered divided America and sparked fear in communities all over the country. Donald trump and his administration have followed up on the president’s threat to use federal funds as a weapon against sanctuary cities. In July of this year, following threats from the Trump administration and Departmetn of Justice, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced rules withholding money from cities that gun imposing civil immigration terms on the formula-based Edward Byrne Justice Assistance Grant created by Congress [...]

Immigration War Targeting Public Safety2017-10-06T20:12:35+00:00