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TPS Registration Period Extended – Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone

Eligible nationals of Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone may apply for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) through August 18, 2015.  The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) extended the initial registration period from May 20, 2015 to August 18, 2015.

If you meet all the TPS eligibility requirements, you may resubmit your TPS application by August 18, 2015.

To qualify for TPS, individuals from these three countries must establish they have been:

  •  continuously residing in the United States since November 20, 2014 and
  •  continuously physically present in the United States since November 21, 2014.

To learn more about the TPS process, its benefits, or if you simply need more information on how to apply, The Ponce Law Office can assist you.  Call us now at (972)863-1446.

Nepal Designated for TPS

The Department of Homeland Security has designated the country of Nepal for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) effective for an 18 month period – June 24, 2015 through December 24, 2016.  The registration period begins June 24, 2015 through December 21, 2015.  DHS determined that the earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015 resulted in a substantial (but temporary) disruption of… Continue Reading

FREE Immigration Seminar! December 14, 2013

You are Cordially Invited to a FREE Immigration Seminar at the Irving Public Library, Valley Ranch WHEN: December 14, 2013 TIME: 2:00 – 4:00PM WHERE:  Irving Public Library, Valley Ranch 401 Cimarron Trail Irving, Texas 75063 I’ll discuss various topics including employment-based immigration, family-based immigration, citizenship/naturalization, and more! Stop by and say hi! See you… Continue Reading

USCIS Offices – Dallas Field Office Closed Today

U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services, the Dallas District, Dallas Field Office, and the Oklahoma City Field Office will be closed today, Monday, December 9, 2013. Any scheduled interviews or appointments held today will be rescheduled for another date. Continue Reading

Weather Conditions in Dallas Results in Closures

Inclement weather in the Dallas area including snow, ice, and a cold day today in Dallas, Texas resulted in the Immigration Court, the Dallas District, Dallas North Application Support Center (ASC), Dallas South ASC, Fort Worth ASC, Oklahoma City Field Office and ASC, and Fort Smith, Arkansas Field Office and ASC to all close today.… Continue Reading

FREE Immigration Seminar! YOU ARE INVITED!

THE PONCE LAW OFFICE, P.C. CORDIALLY INVITES YOU TO ATTEND A FREE IMMIGRATION & CITIZENSHIP LAW SEMINAR! WHEN: Saturday, December 7, 2013 TIME: 2:00-4:00pm PLACE: Irving Public Library, West Branch                     4444 W. Rochelle Rd.                     Irving,… Continue Reading