Category: Waivers

Extreme Hardship Guidance

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently issued policy guidance that clarifies how the agency determines “extreme hardship” waivers. “Extreme hardship” is a legal term for the burden of proof an applicant must meet in order to qualify for certin immigration-related waivers. These waivers are applied for by persons seeking to overcome grounds of inadmissibility […]