DACA – Overview and Updates

This post is researched by Sawsan Selim. DACA: This term has been plastered all over mass media; it is dominating dialogue and fueling political debate, locally and federally. It is a term that has warranted outrage, causing thousands to flood representatives with...

Temporary Injunction on DACA

The Department of Homeland Security will not begin accepting requests for the expansion of DACA tomorrow, February 18, as originally planned.  Although the Department of Justice has to comply with this injunction, they will also appeal that temporary injunction. Until...

Frequently Asked Questions: DACA

What is DACA? Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals On June 15, 2012, Homeland Security provided that certain people who came to the United States as children [minors]. If they meet the eligibility guidelines, they may request consideration of deferred action,...

Requesting DACA Reminder

We here at Elkhalil Law want to remind current Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) beneficiaries seeking to renew their DACA grants to do so in a timely manner. For DACA renewals, USCIS strongly encourages you to submit your renewal request between 150 days...