It was announced earlier this year that there will be some changes to the L-1B visa program. The L-1B visa program allows a U.S. employer to transfer a professional employee with specialized knowledge from a foreign office to a U.S. office. It allows a foreign company that does not have an established U.S. office to […]

  Approximately 130 immigration judges can retire by September 30th of this year. Immigration judges are faced with a backlog of more than 450,000 cases around the nation. While the average judge will decide about 500 cases per year, immigration judges have a case load of almost three times that. On average, each immigration judge […]

A sanctuary city is one that has policies to shelter illegal immigrants. San Francisco is one of the cities around the United States that has designated itself a sanctuary city, but there is talk that its policies were ineffective when it came to the shooting of Kathryn Steinle on July 1st committed by Mexican immigrant […]

AB-20, a California State Assembly bill that would grant work permits to undocumented immigrant farm workers and their families. The laborers, their spouses and children under 18 who are enrolled at an accredited institution would be spared from deportation. In order to qualify, laborers need to be 18 or over, perform a minimum amount of […]

Warren Law Firm is suing the Department of Homeland Security under the Federal Tort Claims Act for wrongful deportation, wrongful detention and arrest on behalf of our client (name withheld) and her three children.

DACA, also known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, has been a federal law since 2012. It allows certain undocumented immigrants who entered before their 16th birthday and before 2007 to have a 2 year work permit and exemption from deportation. In November 2014, President Obama announced changes to DACA so it would include immigrants […]

February is Black History Month! An annual observance of important people and events in the history of African-American culture and history.