Environmental Protection (EPA): To Be or Not To Be

Over the next month, the ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY will be receiving comments concerning the adminstration's plans to "reform" the regulations currently in place to protect the environment, in particular how to implement the President's executive orders and plans to reduce burdensome protections, eliminate staff, and otherwise deregulate implementation of the many various environmental legislation, such as the Clear Air and Clean Water acts, Protection of Children, Emergency Planning & Community Right to Know, Costal Health, Endangered Species, Insecticide, Fungicide, Rodenic

MARYLAND: 7- 16 day Delays in Driver's License Issuance & Renewal

Maryland has now implemented a Dept of Homeland security check for all drivers licenses, being issued or renewed, supposedly for all drivers, US and foreign nationals.  This causes a delay of about 7 to 16 days if their immediate security check doesn't return "positive" -- which apparently happens fairly frequently -- then it goes to a 2nd level verification which takes 5 to 10 business days, at which point the MVA is supposed to call the applicant and ask them to come back in.  They are supposed to distribute a document to those who fail the immediate DHS check, but apparently ma

Immigration Law

The 4th Circuit held: "The BIA and the IJ improperly focused on whether Gomez’s father and brother were threatened due to a protected reason in order to...

Business Law

Over the next month, the ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY will be receiving comments concerning the adminstration's plans to "reform" the regulations currently...

Good to Know

Over the next month, the ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY will be receiving comments concerning the adminstration's plans to "reform" the regulations currently...

News and Alert

Travel Security – Frequent Travelers TSA's Pre-Check program to be extended around the country. Less hassle in airport's checkpoints for selected...

Changes in Law

Change in Policy effective June 15, 2012 Deferred Action Granted to Undocumented Youth On June 15, 2012, President Obama announced a new immigration...

Points & Tips

Advance Parole NOT available to Applicants for Deferred Action Applicants for Deferred Action do NOT have the right to travel outside the US until AFTER...