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Category Archives: Deferred Action

Wait! DHS Not Accepting Expanded DACA Cases!

Important DACA Update

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will NOT be accepting requests under the expanded Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) cases that were set to start on February 18, 2015.   DHS suspended the expanded DACA and Deferred Action for Parental Accountability (DAPA) programs due to the temporary injunction that was issued by a U.S. District Judge on February 17, 2015.

The original June 2012 DACA program is NOT affected by the temporary injunction, and applicants who are eligible under the original DACA are still able to file per those requirements.

Please call the Ponce Law Office for more information.  (972)863-1446.

Renew your DACA today!

Effective today, the Secretary of Homeland Security has announced that they will begin accepting renewal applications for Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.  Individuals may apply for DACA renewal if:  the initial DACA individual was previously enrolled in the program and their deferral authorization is expiring within the next four months;  the individual has not departed the United… 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