Entries by Warren Oakes

BREAKING IMMIGRATION NEWS: President Trump Issues New “Proclamation Suspending Entry of Aliens Who Present a Risk to the U.S. Labor Market Following the Coronavirus Outbreak”

DHP Immigration News Alert On June 22, 2020, President Trump issued a new presidential proclamation (“PP 6/22/2020”) that extends Presidential Proclamation 10014 (“PP10014”) from April 22, 2020. This new proclamation stops foreign nationals from entering the U.S. on certain employment-based nonimmigrant visas and extends the ban already in place from “PP10014.” President Trump explained in […]

USCIS Operations and the Corona Virus (COVID-19) – As of the Evening of March 17, 2020

USCIS provides official updates regarding operations and COVID-19 here: https://www.uscis.gov/about-us/uscis-response-coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19 As of March 18, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has suspended routine in-person services until at least April 1 to help slow the spread of COVID-19. USCIS staff will continue to perform duties that do not involve contact with the public. However, USCIS will provide […]