Ep. 49 Legislative Update

  • 5th Circuit did not grant the government’s request to stay the injunction
  • There will be an oral argument on the merits of the case on July 10th
  • Actions are being taken in the implementation of parole status for entrepreneurs and job creators
  • Proposal in giving work authorization to people in certain cases who have approved I-140’s
  • Labor Department wants to see perm process be modernized.

Raw Transcript:

Jacob: Hello everybody, this is Jacob here. You ask, we answer, simple. Ask an Immigration Lawyer Podcast.

Today we have – I’m going to do kind of a little summary about a lot of the things that are happening as far as immigration legislation. I’ve got a lot of questions. People asking what’s happening with DAPA, what’s happening with the new DACA, what’s happening with some of the things that were announced by the President in November. So, I just want to give you a little recap before the summer. Read more

Ep. 15 What is the modified Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)?

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Introduction: You ask we answer your immigration questions. Simple. And now your host immigration lawyer Jacob Sapochnick.

Jacob: Hello everybody. Thanks for joining for another episode of Ask An Immigration Lawyer. And we continue a series of breaking down some important issues of the executive action announcement by President Obama on November 20th. In previous episodes we talked about the way it’s going to be enforced, implemented and the new DAPA program. Read more