Entries by cinaimmigrationlawyers

USCIS will not begin accepting expanded DACA applications on Feb. 18

A federal court has issued a temporary injunction preventing USCIS from accepting requests for the expansion of DACA on February 18, 2015. United States District Judge Andrew Hanen ruled late Monday night to halt implementation of President Obama’s executive action on prosecutorial discretion in immigration, known as DAPA and expanded DACA. Judge Hanen ruled that […]

World Refugee Day

June 20, 2014 is World Refugee Day.  To honor refugees and mark the day, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has created a series of videos, essays and photos to tell refugee stories.  People can share their refugee stories or view these stories on a special World Refugee Day web site: http://stories.unhcr.org/.  According to […]

Immigration Class

As part of the People’s Law School Program, Managing Attorney Dawn Gerhart will be teaching a class on basic immigration at 6 pm on June 26, 2014 at the Wright Middle School, 180 McCall St., Nashville, TN 37211.  The class provides an introduction to the terms and concepts of U.S. immigration law, ways that people immigrate […]

DACA renewal process

USCIS began accepting renewal requests for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.  All applications for DACA, whether initial or renewals, must be submitted on the revised Form I-821D, Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), dated June 4, 2014.  USCIS will reject and return all DACA requests using previous versions of Form […]

New website Launch

Passion and profession come together with the first-rate immigration attorneys at CINA of Nashville TheCommunity of Immigration and Naturalization Attorneys (CINA) of Nashville, PC, has been helping individuals with immigration issues for over a decade, and the firm’s clients come to the Nashville-based firm from different states and countries around the world. Our Managing Attorney […]