USCIS PUBLISHES NEW RULE EXPANDING AVAILABILITY OF UNLAWFUL PRESENCE WAIVER FOR SPOUSES AND CHILDREN OF U.S. CITIZENS OR LAWFUL PERMANENT RESIDENTS

IMPORTANT U.S. IMMIGRATION LAW UPDATE:

On July 29, 2016, the USCIS published a final rule expanding the availability of the provisional unlawful presence waiver to individuals. This new rule will provide very significant relief for thousands of individuals who are out of status and who were previously ineligible for such a waiver. The following is an overview of the changes that will be implemented as of August 29, 2016. Continue reading USCIS PUBLISHES NEW RULE EXPANDING AVAILABILITY OF UNLAWFUL PRESENCE WAIVER FOR SPOUSES AND CHILDREN OF U.S. CITIZENS OR LAWFUL PERMANENT RESIDENTS