Recent News

Assisting Detainees at O’Hare Airport

In response to the Executive Order issued last week, RC Immigration volunteered to provide legal assistance for detainees at O’Hare Airport. We are pleased to report that by the end of the day, all of the individuals being detained by CBP at O’Hare were released.

RC Partner Volunteers to Assist Detainees

Samantha Lloyd, partner at RC Immigration LLC in Chicago, recently volunteered for a week at the South Texas Family Residential Center, the largest immigration detention center in the country, located in Dilley, Texas. From December 4-9, Ms. Lloyd was providing legal assistance to mothers and their children, who have fled death threats, targeted abuse, and widespread violence in Central America.

H-4 EAD, ASAP

Recently, the USCIS announced that, effective May 26, 2015, H-4 spouses of “certain” H-1B nonimmigrants will be eligible to apply for Employment Authorization Documents (EADs).  Under the new rule, there are two groups of H-4s who will qualify for EADs: H-4 spouses of...