Adjustment of Status

Many TPS Holders in Ninth Circuit May Become Residents

Of course, that is provided that they meet all other requirements. TPS does not provide blanket eligibility. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, which covers the Western States, including California, ruled in Ramirez v. Brown that a grant of TPS to a noncitizen qualifies as an "inspection and admission." TPS stands for ...

Longer wait times for green card interviews on the horizon

A USCIS spokesperson confirmed yesterday evening that USCIS will require in-person interviews for those on employment-based visas applying for green cards.  Similarly, in-person interviews will be required for those applying for adjustment of status from asylee (granted asylum) to lawful permanent resident. ...