Executive Order – Delays in Visa Processing

On December 11, 2017, limited nonimmigrant visa (NIV) operations will begin at the U.S. Consulate/Embassy posts in St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, and Vladivostok.   The post in Moscow continues to offer limited services as well. *** Effective August 23, 2017,  all...

Ansbach + Ghouse Firm Minority Certifications

Ansbach + Ghouse, PLLC is extremely proud to announce that in addition to our firm’s accolades this past year, we have been certified as a Minority Business Enterprise, as well as designated as a CMBL/HUB vendor with the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts to...

UPDATE: Executive Order on Immigration

UPDATE:  On December 4, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court allowed the most recent travel restrictions issued under President Trump’s September 2017 Proclamation to take effect while the cases in lower courts continue to be litigated.    This means that the travel...

Temporary Protected Status (TPS) – Changes and Terminations

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has recently announced changes and/or terminations to the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) program.  As background, individuals granted TPS may lawfully remain in the U.S. and apply for employment authorization.  The...

Certain EADs Possibly on the Chopping Block

UPDATE:  On November 17, 2017, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia granted the government’s motion to hold proceedings in abeyance pending further order of the court and denied the motion to reschedule briefing and oral argument.  Parties have...