Month: February 2017

Updates about the Presidential Executive Order instituting travel restrictions

On Friday, January 27, 2017, United States President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order restricting travel from seven majority Muslim nations, “EXECUTIVE ORDER: PROTECTING THE NATION FROM FOREIGN TERRORIST ENTRY INTO THE UNITED STATES.” Over the next few days this travel ban caused chaos and confusion at U.S. airports as documented legal immigrants were detained, […]

DHS makes changes to T Visa

DHS makes changes to T Visa for victims of human trafficking The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently announced that it will make changes to the regulations that outline requirements and procedures for applicants seeking T nonimmigrant status (T visa). The T visa was created for and provides immigration protection to victims of human trafficking, […]

Support Texas Immigrants

FValdezLaw PC is dedicated to informing you about issues that affect the immigrant community. Today we highlight the work of United We Dream – Houston and their fight against anti-immigrant bills that have been filed with the Texas Legislature. We encourage you to sign United We Dream’s petition to keep In-State tuition for undocumented students: […]