John D. Perez, Newark immigration lawyer represents clients in employment and family based petitions, naturalization, consular practice and nonimmigrant visas based on corporate sponsorship

October Visa Bulletin Released!

If you or a loved one is currently waiting for your priority date to become current, it's good practice to consistently check the Visa Bulletin as soon as it is released each month. Remember, if your case falls into one of the below categories, then you are subject to the Visa Bulletin: FAMILY-SPONSORED PREFERENCES  First: […]

Immigration Reform Takes Center Stage! Call for Consultation TODAY!

Call the attorneys of Perez, Perez & Perez, P.C. TODAY! Immigration Reform is building momentum and is likely to happen. It’s important that you begin to build a trusting relationship with the attorney that will guide you through the process. Perez, Perez & Perez, P.C. will be happy to sit with you, discuss our Firm, […]

BREAKING NEWS! Deferred Action to be Offered to Foreign Nationals between 15-30 yrs old!

If you are unlawfully present in the United States, between the ages 15-30, have been in the U.S. continuously for the last five years, have no criminal history, and are in High School, graduated from High School, have a GED, or are enlisted in the military, RELIEF IS FINALLY AVAILABLE TO YOU!!! Call today for […]

New Study Materials for Citizenship Test!!

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services recently published new, online resources for individuals waiting to take their U.S. Citizenship exam! Click the below link to see the new study guides and reference materials. http://www.uscis.gov/portal/site/uscis/menuitem.749cabd81f5ffc8fba713d10526e0aa0/?gnextoid=b51777f48e73a210VgnVCM100000b92ca60aRCRD&vgnextchannel=4982df6bdd42a210VgnVCM100000b92ca60aRCRD

BREAKING NEWS! Proposed “New” Waiver Published in Federal Register!

The Obama Administration announced in January their desire to help foreign nationals, who are in the U.S. illegally and have the qualifying relationship to a U.S. Citizen, in their ability to receive their immigrant visas abroad with very little risk of prolonged separation from their loved ones. The proposed regulation will allow for foreign nationals […]

Obama Talks Reform, Again…

Copy and paste the link below to read a recent article about President Obama’s hope for immigration reform during his next term. http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/03/06/obama-calls-for-bipartisan-support-in-immigration-reform/

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announces new Queens, NY Office!

From USCIS.gov: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) today celebrated the official opening of its newest immigration field office in Queens, N.Y. USCIS Director Alejandro Mayorkas and USCIS’s New York District Director Andrea Quarantillo were joined by U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (14th District, N.Y.), U.S. Rep. Joseph Crowley (7thDistrict, N.Y.) and Queens Borough President Helen […]

Transcript from USCIS Press Conference explaining new Unlawful Presence waiver process!

Copy the link below and paste it into your browser to read a copy of the transcript from the press conference where U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services explained the change to the Unlawful Presence waiver process. The intention behind the change is to limit (or eliminate) the amount of time that family members (U.S. Citizen […]

New Immigration Stateside Waiver! Call Perez, Perez & Perez today!!

On January 6th, via a Federal Register announcement, the Obama administration revealed plans to create new regulations governing the family unity waiver application process for the undocumented spouses and children of United States citizens. The new process would allow families to remain together in the United States while waiver applications are processed, rather than requiring […]

TPS Extended for Salvadorans!

From http://www.uscis.gov WASHINGTON—Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano has extended Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of El Salvador for an additional 18 months, beginning March 10, 2012, and ending Sept. 9, 2013. Current Salvadoran TPS beneficiaries seeking to extend their TPS status must re-register during the 60-day re-registration period that runs through March […]