Period of Authorized Stay

It is important to understand your ‘period of authorized stay’ to determine whether you are out-of-status and/or accruing unlawful presence. These ...

What is the New Public Charge Rule?

What is the Public Charge Ground of Inadmissibility? Grounds of Inadmissibility are a concept found in immigration law. If an applicant for an imm ...

Be Cautious with Your Driver’s License

Undocumented immigrants in California are able to obtain a valid driver’s license known as the AB 60. You obtain the license through the California ...

What To Do If Your Rights Are Violated In Detention

If you are detained in immigration detention, you have certain rights that must be upheld by the facility’s officers and staff members. Unfortun ...

Your Rights As a Detainee

As a detainee in immigration detention, you have certain rights that can be exercised regardless of your immigration status. It is important to know w ...

Immigrants Need Good Credit, Too

Often immigrants ask our office about building their credit score. This is often a new thing – especially if they are from a country that operates p ...