Category Archives: Immigration

Border Search – What is Legal?

  It is legal for any person entering the United States from a foreign country to undergo a full customs border search without cause or warrant. A U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officer has a right to inspections based … Continue reading

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Is There Hope for DACA?

During a dinner meeting at the White House, Senator Chuck Schumer and Representative Nancy Pelosi discussed their hope for DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) to be saved. President Trump expressed willingness to support the necessary legislation that would protect … Continue reading

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USCIS Announces In-Person Interviews for Green Cards

  As of August 28, 2017, USCIS announces in-person interviews for green cards. Applicants seeking a change in status to obtain green cards will now undergo an in-person interview before they are allowed to reside in the United States permanently. … Continue reading

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What is The RAISE Act?

Co-authored by Senator David Perdue from GA (R) and Senator Tom Cotton from Arkansas (R), the bill could reduce legal immigration down to 500,000 per year from the current one million new green card holders. This potential overhaul to the … Continue reading

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New Executive Order on H-1B Visas –What Does it Mean?

The new executive order signed by President Trump may have quite an impact on H-1B visas. In his order for an interdepartmental review of the country’s H-1B visa program, the president wants suggestions for changes to the program to offer … Continue reading

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5 Facts about the Court Ruling on Immigration

  President Trump’s controversial immigration order banning citizens from seven Muslim countries has been frozen by a federal appeals court. In their 29-page opinion, the three judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit rejected the argument … Continue reading

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H-2A Temporary Agricultural Worker Visa

  H-2A Temporary Agricultural Worker Visa H-2A temporary agricultural work visas are for individuals in other countries who wish to come to the United States for a fixed period of employment. The prospective employer will file a petition with the … Continue reading

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H-2B Visa Program for Non-Agricultural Workers

  H-2B Visa Program Prospective employers can file a petition for the H-2B visa program with the USCIS – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. The H-2B temporary visa is for non-agricultural workers. An attorney who specializes in immigration and seasonal … Continue reading

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How Can an Immigration Lawyer in South Florida Help Me?

The United States is a country comprised of people from all around the world. When it comes to cultural melting pots, South Florida offers a great environment where people from all cultures can work and live. But, it’s not as … Continue reading

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I Need Help with Visas in South Florida

  Traveling between countries, visiting or staying for the long term all involve visas. At Brodzki Jacobs & Associates, PL, we know that obtaining the proper visas in South Florida is essential. In many cases, getting the best visa for … Continue reading

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