An Important disclaimer! The information provided on this page is not legal advice. Transmission of this information is not intended to create, and receipt by you does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Readers must not act upon any information without first seeking advice from a qualified attorney.
Editor's Comments of the Day
Thanks you. In less than two weeks the number of subscribers to Immigration Daily has reached more than 1,000. Keep reading the Daily and checking www.ilw.com often as we are constantly updating and improving the site.
Please let us know what you have seen so far that you like, what you do not like or what you have not seen, but would like to. We encourage letters to the editor on all immigration related matters. We invite the submission of articles on matters of immigration law and immigration related correspondence from government agencies. Exchanging information can help all of us understand a little better how the INS works and how it does not.
ILW.COM is your platform for the exchange of information. Write to email@example.com.
Federal Register News of the Day
Extension of Designation of Honduras Under Temporary Protected
Extends the Attorney General's designation of Honduras under the Temporary Protected Status
(TPS) program until July 5, 2001.For the INS Fact Sheet Updates see INS News of the Day.
Extension of Designation of Nicaragua Under Temporary Protected
Extends the Attorney General's designation of Nicaragua under the Temporary Protected Status
(TPS) program until July 5, 2001. For the INS Fact Sheet Updates see INS News of the Day.
INS News of the Day
ILW.COM invites the submissions of recent correspondence about matters of immigration law from government agencies.
Submissions may be published. Please send to firstname.lastname@example.org
INS Updates to Fact Sheet on TPS for Hondurans and Nicaragua
The INS updates to the Fact Sheet released May 5, 2000, clarify who may apply, the filing fees and where to file.
DOS News of the Day
State Department Releases June Priority Dates
In the June 2000 Visa Bulletin the priority dates for the EB-1 category remain current for everyone. The EB-3 unskilled labor category advances to October 1, 1994.
ILW.COM Featured Article of the Day
ILW.COM invites the submission of articles about immigration law. Please send articles to email@example.com
H-1B Bill Makes Progress in House
Andres C. Benach of the Law Offices of Cyrus D. Mehta compares the Smith bill, H.R. 4227, and the Dreier-Lofgren bill, H.R. 3983 and provides the latest news on their progress in Congress.
Immigration News of the Day
High-Profile Cases Contrast With Most Child-Immigration Cases
According to the Associated Press the cases of Elian and 2-year-old Phanupong Khaisri of Thailand are not indicative what happens to the vast majority of children who are here illegally and come under the jurisdiction of the INS.
Immigration Law Not Retroactive
The Albuquerque Journal reports a federal district court judge has ruled that a 1997 law making it tougher for immigrant juveniles to obtain permanent residency status cannot be applied retroactively.
ILW.COM Highlights of the Day
"How did you hear about us?"
We are anxious to find out how you heard about our web site, or the Immigration Daily or the Daily chat? Please provide specifics about where you first came across us. Please respond to firstname.lastname@example.org
ILW.COM Chats and Discussions of the Day
The Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions
Attorney Robert Hollander explains the immigration consequences of speeding tickets, disturbing the peace, DUI and convictions for the possession of controlled substances.
Letters to the Editor
We encourage correspondence on any immigration related matters and comments on the ILW.COM site. Send letters to email@example.com. Letters may be edited for clarity, legal and space considerations, and may be published and otherwise used in any medium.