Tampa Immigration Attorney
Maney Gordon En Español Thai
Tampa Immigration Lawyer About Us Staff Law Blog Mission Statement Employment Office Locations Contact Us
Online Consultation Why Hire an Immigration Lawyer? Employee Immigration View our Other Site
Immigration & Nationality Law
Immigration
Obama Executive Action
Additional Types of Visas
Asylum
Business & Investor Visas
Citizenship
Deportation Defense
Employment Eligibility Verification
Family Visas
Fiancée Visa
For Employers
For Individuals
Green Card
Immigrant Visa
Labor Certification
Naturalization
Non-Immigrant Visa
Student Visa
Visa
Why Hire an Immigration Lawyer?
Work Visa
Frequently Asked Questions
Watch our informative videos

Follow Us On

Florida Immigration

Latest Blog Posts By Category

Arizona Immigration Law - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Arizona Immigration Law are listed below.
CBP Customs & Border Protection - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for CBP Customs & Border Protection are listed below.
  • ALERT+++TRAVEL BAN+++ALERT
    Dear Maney|Gordon|Zeller Clients and Friends We know you are aware of President Trump’s latest executive order concerning the travel ban from Syria, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Sudan, Yemen and Somalia. ...
  • CBP To Issue 5-Year Nonimmigrant Waivers
    Many foreign business travelers are required to obtain a nonimmigrant waiver to enter the United States because of often long past insignificant criminal infractions. Typically, such a nonimmigrant ...
  • Presidential Politics and Immigration Misinformation
    Illegal immigration has become a major topic in the current Presidential campaigns. Unfortunately, the candidates who pontificate on stopping illegal immigration are misleading the public on the ...
Congress - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Congress are listed below.
  • What is the RAISE Act?
    The "Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy Act" (RAISE Act) would eliminate most of the immigration system we know today and replace it with a "merit-based system," ...
  • Presidential Politics and Immigration Misinformation
    Illegal immigration has become a major topic in the current Presidential campaigns. Unfortunately, the candidates who pontificate on stopping illegal immigration are misleading the public on the ...
  • Congress Passes New Omnibus Bill
    Late night on 12/15/2015, Congress released its Omnibus Appropriation Bill, which funds the government until the end of this fiscal year, September 30, 2016. The bill includes a number of immigration ...
Deferred Action - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Deferred Action are listed below.
  • DACA IN LIMBO
    For months, Republicans and Democrats have haggled in Congress over DACA (deferred action for childhood arrivals or "Dreamers") and to no one's surprise, the legislators have failed the ...
  • DACA IS BACK - FOR NOW
    As most of you know, USCIS is now once again accepting DACA applications, based on a recent court order. If you think you are DACA eligible, call any of our offices today to get a free DACA ...
  • UPDATE DACA RESCINDED UPDATE
    Dear MGZ Clients and all Blog Readers - following is the actual text of the Department of Homeland Security outlining the terms of the DACA rescission: Recognizing the complexities associated with ...
Eb-5 - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Eb-5 are listed below.
  • Immigration Reform and Orlando's Economic Recovery
    As has been addressed by my other colleagues, President Obama recently announced his plans for reforming our immigration system through taking executive action to positively amend enforcement ...
  • Eb-5 Gains Steam & Setback
    Congress created the Immigrant Investor Program, otherwise known as Eb-5, in 1990 to stimulate the U.S. economy through job creation and capital investment by foreign national investors. In 1992 ...
Equal Protection - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Equal Protection are listed below.
  • +++TRAVEL BAN+++UPDATE+++
    A Federal District Court Judge in the State of Washington has put a temporary halt on the President’s executive order concerning the travel ban for persons from Iran, Iraq, Syria, Libya, Sudan, ...
  • Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgendered Deserve Equality Under Law
    It was May of 1973 when I had completed my US Constitutional Law studies. It occurred to me then, that the US Constitution protects the rights for same-sex marriage. Our class had spent the majority ...
  • Obama is Best for the Future of Immigration
    As the Presidential election draws near, it has become apparent that President Barack Obama is supporting policies that favor immigration. Obama, faced with a stalemated Congress, issued three ...
Humanitarian Visas - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Humanitarian Visas are listed below.
  • Cuba Migration Policy Change
    The United States and the Cuban Government signed a joint statement by which they rescinded certain policies unique to Cuban nationals. As a result the DHS has eliminated the long-standing ...
  • TPS Filing Deadline For Yemen Approaching
    cksThe deadline to register for TPS (temporary protected status) for Yemen is March 1, 2016. Accordingly, all Yemeni nationals or persons without nationality who last resided in Yemen, should register ...
  • Temporary Protected Status Designation for Nepal
    On June 24th the Secretary of Homeland Security designated Nepal for temporary protected status following the devastating earthquake which occured in that country on April 25th. As a result, eligible ...
I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification are listed below.
  • Employee I-9 Tips and Warning
    Every person, regardless of citizenship or visa status, must complete Section 1 of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, when accepting employment in the United States. In addition to basic ...
ICE (Immigration & Customs Enforcement) - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for ICE (Immigration & Customs Enforcement) are listed below.
  • DACA IS BACK - FOR NOW
    As most of you know, USCIS is now once again accepting DACA applications, based on a recent court order. If you think you are DACA eligible, call any of our offices today to get a free DACA ...
  • ICE REOPENING ADMINISTRATIVELY CLOSED CASES
    Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE) Headquarters has confirmed that it is now re-calendaring certain cases that were previously administratively closed by way of exercise of prosecutorial ...
  • ALERT+++TRAVEL BAN+++ALERT
    Dear Maney|Gordon|Zeller Clients and Friends We know you are aware of President Trump’s latest executive order concerning the travel ban from Syria, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Sudan, Yemen and Somalia. ...
Immigration - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Immigration are listed below.
  • DACA IN LIMBO
    For months, Republicans and Democrats have haggled in Congress over DACA (deferred action for childhood arrivals or "Dreamers") and to no one's surprise, the legislators have failed the ...
  • DACA IS BACK - FOR NOW
    As most of you know, USCIS is now once again accepting DACA applications, based on a recent court order. If you think you are DACA eligible, call any of our offices today to get a free DACA ...
  • UPDATE DACA RESCINDED UPDATE
    Dear MGZ Clients and all Blog Readers - following is the actual text of the Department of Homeland Security outlining the terms of the DACA rescission: Recognizing the complexities associated with ...
International Students - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for International Students are listed below.
Law Firm News - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Law Firm News are listed below.
  • MGZ OPENS OFFICE IN PHILADELPHIA
    Maney|Gordon|Zeller proudly announces the opening of its immigration law practice in Philadelphia, PA. We merged with the law offices of Jay Bagia & Associates, a renowned Philadelphia immigration ...
  • Partner Andy Steingold Recieves AV Preeminent Rating
    Maney | Gordon | Zeller, P.A. is proud to announce that Attorney Andy Steingold, a partner at our firm, has been honored with an AV Preeminent® Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®. This is one of ...
  • DAP: What it means, and why you should act now.
    Despite the questions surrounding whether President Obama’s decision to offer deferred action for certain parents of U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents (“DAP”) will be ...
New Immigration Laws - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for New Immigration Laws are listed below.
  • What is the RAISE Act?
    The "Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy Act" (RAISE Act) would eliminate most of the immigration system we know today and replace it with a "merit-based system," ...
  • +++TRAVEL BAN+++UPDATE+++
    A Federal District Court Judge in the State of Washington has put a temporary halt on the President’s executive order concerning the travel ban for persons from Iran, Iraq, Syria, Libya, Sudan, ...
  • ALERT+++TRAVEL BAN+++ALERT
    Dear Maney|Gordon|Zeller Clients and Friends We know you are aware of President Trump’s latest executive order concerning the travel ban from Syria, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Sudan, Yemen and Somalia. ...
Priority Dates - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Priority Dates are listed below.
Temporary Protected Status - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Temporary Protected Status are listed below.
  • TPS Deadline for El Salvador Quickly Approaching!
    Attention! The grant of Temporary Protected Status for El Salvadorians living in the United States was extended for 18 months, from March 10, 2015, through Sept. 9, 2016. However, the deadline for ...
  • Temporary Protected Status for Many Immigrants
    Richard Maney Senior Partner Board Certified Immigration & Nationality Attorney Homeland Security has granted Temporary Protection Status to the nationals of Syria and four African countries. ...
U visas - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for U visas are listed below.
  • What you may not know about U visas
    Undocumented immigrants living in the United States are vulnerable to attack from many different avenues. Not only do some employers try to take advantage of them with harsh work conditions and lower ...
USCIS - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for USCIS are listed below.
  • NEW Entrepreneur Rule
    On January 17, the DHS published a new final rule to encourage entrepreneurship to grow the U.S. economy by granting parole status to foreign-born investors and family members who establish start-up ...
  • Presidential Politics and Immigration Misinformation
    Illegal immigration has become a major topic in the current Presidential campaigns. Unfortunately, the candidates who pontificate on stopping illegal immigration are misleading the public on the ...
  • Immigration Executive Action Headed to the High Court
    After Congress’ inability to pass immigration reform of any kind, there was much excitement in the immigrant community when, as a result, President Obama announced immigration executive action ...
Zeller 2014 - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Zeller 2014 are listed below.
  • Border Security Statistics and Removal Priority Outlook
    Every year the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) releases end of year statistics. Recently, the DHS published enforcement statistics for the fiscal year 2014 (October 1, 2013 to September 30, ...
  • New Useful Immigration Travel App
    Customs & Border Protection (CBP) recently announced "planning your trip across the border just got easier." They are right if you are planning to cross into the United States at any of ...
  • Ongoing Challenges to Immigration Executive Action
    Sometimes, during a court proceeding, the presiding judge will determine that he or she should not oversee the trial. In such instances the judge will be removed from the case by way of judicial ...
Zeller 2015 - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Zeller 2015 are listed below.
  • Congress Passes New Omnibus Bill
    Late night on 12/15/2015, Congress released its Omnibus Appropriation Bill, which funds the government until the end of this fiscal year, September 30, 2016. The bill includes a number of immigration ...
  • Immigration Executive Action Headed to the High Court
    After Congress’ inability to pass immigration reform of any kind, there was much excitement in the immigrant community when, as a result, President Obama announced immigration executive action ...
  • Visa Programs Affected by Potential Government Shutdown
    As it has done so many times in the past, Congress passed a stop-gap measure which continues funding the government at current levels. The resolution reauthorized three visa programs and the E-Verify ...
Zeller 2016 - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Zeller 2016 are listed below.
  • CBP To Issue 5-Year Nonimmigrant Waivers
    Many foreign business travelers are required to obtain a nonimmigrant waiver to enter the United States because of often long past insignificant criminal infractions. Typically, such a nonimmigrant ...
  • Rehearing on DAPA?
    All of us are painfully aware about the 4:4 indecision of the United States Supreme Court in the matter of United States v. Texas; e.g. the "DAPA Case," which if granted, would have resulted ...
  • TPS Filing Deadline For Yemen Approaching
    cksThe deadline to register for TPS (temporary protected status) for Yemen is March 1, 2016. Accordingly, all Yemeni nationals or persons without nationality who last resided in Yemen, should register ...
Zeller 2017 - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Zeller 2017 are listed below.
  • DACA RESCINDED
    Today, at 11:00AM the U.S. Department of Justice announced that the President has rescinded the DACA program, with a six-months delay. What does this mean? If you have DACA status you will retain this ...
  • What is the RAISE Act?
    The "Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy Act" (RAISE Act) would eliminate most of the immigration system we know today and replace it with a "merit-based system," ...
  • Travel Ban Update
    Both the Department of State and the Department of Homeland Security keep tinkering with the definition of what constitutes a bona fide relationship with respect to the President's Travel Ban ...
Zeller 2018 - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Zeller 2018 are listed below.
  • DACA IN LIMBO
    For months, Republicans and Democrats have haggled in Congress over DACA (deferred action for childhood arrivals or "Dreamers") and to no one's surprise, the legislators have failed the ...
  • DACA IS BACK - FOR NOW
    As most of you know, USCIS is now once again accepting DACA applications, based on a recent court order. If you think you are DACA eligible, call any of our offices today to get a free DACA ...
Maney | Gordon | Zeller, P.A. - Tampa Immigration Lawyer
Located at 101 East Kennedy Boulevard, Suite 3170 Tampa, FL 33602. View Map
Phone: (800) 708-4399 | Local Phone: (813) 221-1366.
Website: