Legal Immigration Blog

September 17, 2020
Mary Heinemann

USCIS Fee Change 2020

USCIS Fee Rule Change Information (2020) USCIS has published a final rule of fee changes. Most fees are increasing, but some are remaining the same or decreasing. All changes are effective on October 2, 2020. One notable change is that the fee to file online (when forms are available) is $10 less than filing a

August 6, 2020
Mary Heinemann

DACA Updates

On Tuesday, July 28, 2020, Chad F. Wolf, Acting Secretary of U.S. Department of Homeland Security, wrote a memo to senior officials in U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP), U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE), and U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (CIS). In it, he addressed the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and

July 22, 2020
Mary Heinemann

How to Register to Vote

Register to Vote to Make Your Voice Heard!  Think registering to vote is hard? Think again! The Secretary of State makes this process very easy, walking you through it step by step.  To be eligible to register to vote you must be: A Michigan resident (at the time you register) and a resident of your

July 9, 2020
Mary Heinemann

The 2020 Census Counts, So Do You

It affects us all! Here at The International Institute of Metro Detroit, IIMD, we are committed to the well-being of our community and our clients. Whether you are a citizen or not, you must be counted for the 2020 Census. The Census takes place every 10 years when the US government counts every person who

June 25, 2020
iimd

DACA Updates

August 5th, 2020 On Tuesday, July 28, 2020, Chad F. Wolf, Acting Secretary of U.S. Department of Homeland Security, wrote a memo to senior officials in U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP), U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE), and U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (CIS). In it, he addressed the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals