Where the Cuban respondent was paroled into the United States on August 25, 1980, as part of the Mariel Boatlift with an Arrival/Departure Record (Form I-94) stamped “Cuban/Haitian Entrant (Status Pending)” indicating that the purpose of his parole was for “Cuban Asylum,” the BIA held in a precedent decision issued today that the respondent was ineligible to adjust his status under INA §209, because he did not establish that he was either admitted as a “refugee” within the meaning of INA §207 or granted asylum under INA §208.
After two Requests for Evidence, Client’s application for adjustment of status based on his marriage to a U.S. citizen was granted, despite several convictions. Now…
USCIS Adjusts Filing Locations for Certain Forms I-485 and Certain Foreign Students Filing Form I-765
USCIS announced that on January 8, 2021, it adjusted filing locations for certain Forms I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status, and for certain foreign students filing Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization.