The Top Five Immigration Mistakes Made by Foreign Athletes

By | Immigration Blog | February 26, 2015
The Top Five Immigration Mistakes Made by Foreign Athletes

In 2014, opening day rosters in the National Basketball Association listed 101 players born outside the United States, Major League Baseball boasted 224 players from countries such as Japan, Korea, Dominican Republic, Venezuela, Japan, Cuba, and Mexico, not to mention the many players from other countries in the National Hockey League, Major League Soccer, and the developmental leagues of all of these major sports.

Federal Immigration Authorities Suspend President’s Two New Deferred Action Programs in Response to Federal Court Injunction

By | Immigration Blog | February 19, 2015
Federal Immigration Authorities Suspend President’s Two New Deferred Action Programs in Response to Federal Court Injunction

Federal Judge Andrew Hanen of the Southern District of Texas has ordered the suspension of two key aspects of President Obama’s November 2014 Executive Action on immigration: (1) the expansion of the “DACA” (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program and (2) the new “DAPA” (Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and [of] Lawful Permanent Residents).