Immigration Blog


El 30 de enero del 2017, DMCA estará cambiando la localidad de su oficina principal (HQ). La oficina principal de DMCA actualmente se encuentra en 8930 Fourwinds, Ste. 106, San Antonio, Texas 78239.

Al partir del lunes 30 de enero del 2017, estaremos ubicados en este nuevo lugar:

8023 Vantage Drive, Suite 800
San Antonio, Texas 78230

La oficina nueva está ubicada cerca de la intersección de las avenidas IH 10 e IH 410:


On January 30, 2017, DMCA is moving its Headquarters (HQ) office. DMCA's HQ office is currently located at 8930 Fourwinds, Ste. 106, San Antonio, Texas 78239.

Effective Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, we will be at this new location:

8023 Vantage Drive, Suite 800
San Antonio, Texas 78230

The new office is centrally located near the intersection of IH 10 and IH 410:,+San+Antonio

We look forward to seeing you there!



Dreamers fear worst, fight for best

by Carlos Aguilar

As the results from the 2016 U.S. presidential election — a historically tense and formidable campaign — were made official, an overwhelming sense of fear and uncertainty threatened to take over my life … but it didn’t … not again.

As I laid in bed that morning, I couldn’t help but think of other Dreamers and undocumented students whose motivation and expectations for a better future may have been negatively impacted.


A pesar de que se perdieron las elecciones, aún nos queda mucho. Estados Unidos sigue siendo un país construido por inmigrantes. Todavía es un refugio de esperanza y oportunidades para muchos. Y todavía tiene un poder judicial independiente que le impide a Trump actuar en contra de la Constitución. Todas las personas dentro de Estados Unidos tienen derechos constitucionales, incluyendo los inmigrantes. DMCA trabajará sin descanso para asegurar que nuestros clientes ejerzan sus derechos constitucionales en toda la extensión de la ley.


Though an election was lost, much remains. America is still a country built by immigrants. It is still a bastion of hope and opportunity for many. And it still has an independent judiciary that prevents Trump from acting contrary to the Constitution. All people inside the United States have constitutional rights, including immigrants. DMCA will tirelessly work to ensure that our clients exercise their constitutional rights to the fullest extent of law.


USCIS has launched a new program that would expand eligibility for provisional waivers (Form I-601A) based on inadmissibility because of unlawful presence.

This waiver program allows foreign nationals to submit a waiver application while in the United States prior to leaving for your appointment at the Consulate abroad. This program is intended to minimize the time that the applicant will be outside the United States.

Previously, the program was only available to family or relatives of US citizens.


“La sentencia es afirmada por una Corte dividida por igual.” Hoy, El Tribunal Supremo de Los Estados Unidos emitió una decisión decepcionante sosteniendo la orden judicial en todo el país contra la acción diferida del gobierno de Obama para el programa de Responsabilidades de los padres (DAPA).


“The judgment is affirmed by an equally divided Court.” Today, a deadlocked United States Supreme Court issued a disappointing decision upholding a nationwide injunction against the Obama administration’s Deferred Action for Parental Accountability (DAPA) program. DAPA, which was created by an executive order issued by President Obama on November 20, 2014, would provide immigration benefits to approximately five million undocumented immigrants who have U.S.