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Welcome to the Immigration section of our webpage. This front page will reflect our most current information on immigration law affecting educational institutions.

Supreme Court Cancels Hearing on Previous Trump Travel Ban (NYTimes)

Proclamation of Sept. 24, 2017 pursuant to Section 2(e) of EO 13780 (restricting entry to nationals of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Syria, Venezuela, Yemen, and Somalia: See the NAFSA page for a complete summary of the indefinite entry bar. 

The September 24, 2017 effective date applies to nationals of Iran, Libya, Syria, Yemen, and Somalia who were subject to the 90-day entry ban of Executive Order 13780 who "lack credible claim of a bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the United States."

The October 18, 2017 effective date applies to all nationals of Chad, North Korea, and Venezuela, and to nationals of Iran, Libya, Syria, Yemen, and Somalia "who have a credible claim of a bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the United States."

See also the Klasko Immigration Law Partners Client Alert (9-25-17)

 DACA

Memorandum on Rescission of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Sept. 5, 2017**

FAQ on DACA Rescission*

Press Release on Recission *

Letter from U.S. AG to DHS*

Klasko Newsletter: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals to be Phased Out Beginning on March 5, 2018*

Jackson Lewis: Sept. 6, 2017 Newsletter on DACA

ACE Issue Brief Rescission of DACA*