Family-Based U.S. Immigration

Schunk Law Firm PC – FAQ – How to apply for a foreign relative or friend to enter the US for the holidays

Generally, if the relative or friend wants to visit (and not live in) the United States, and they are from a visa-waiver / ESTA country (, no visa will be required. The individual can generally enter the US for up to 90 days as long as there are no criminal or previous US immigration issues [...]

September 8th, 2016|Family-Based U.S. Immigration|

A Follow-Up to the DACA / DAPA US Supreme Court Ruling in U.S. v. Texas

On June 23, 2016, the US Supreme Court had a 4-4 deadlock in U.S. v. Texas. This means that the expansion of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA+) and Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) remains blocked. The ruling does not directly impact the original DACA program launched in 2012. [...]

June 27th, 2016|Family-Based U.S. Immigration, News|