USCIS Will Issue Employer Guidance On 3-Year DACA Permits

Law360, New York (August 6, 2015, 9:26 PM EDT) -- U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services said Thursday that it’s working on employer guidance related to 2,600 three-year work permits mistakenly issued after a court blocked President Barack Obama’s major executive actions policies, in a move that could give companies some much needed compliance advice.

Roughly 2,600 Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipients were sent three-year work permits after a Texas court blocked the expansion of DACA through Obama’s executive actions in February, causing a serious headache for USCIS.

After the government incurred the wrath of the judge overseeing the case because it wasn't moving fast enough to fix the problem, USCIS...

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