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New York Times: The Overlooked Undocumented Immigrants: From India, China, Brazil

New York Times, Dec. 01, 2019. Kalpana V. Peddibhotla was quoted in the NY Times discussing how many visa violations are the result of undue complexities in our immigration laws that often confuse people and then leave them without remedies.

 

India-West:  South Asian Bar Association of Northern California Raises $55K for Nonprofit ‘SEVA: Selfless Service’ at Annual Gala 

India-West, Apr. 23, 2019. Kalpana V. Peddibhotla received the Community Impact Award for her work in leading a national Naturalization Drive for the South Asian community.

 

NBC:  U.S. citizens applying for green cards for noncitizen spouses see growing waits

NBC, Oct. 03, 2018. NBC interviewed Kalpana V. Peddibhotla’s clients and highlighted the current plight of immigrant spouses and the unprecedented long processing delays under the Trump Administration. Kalpana described the chilling effect current policies are having in this article.

 

The China Press: The waiting time for applying for marriage green card through

The China Press, Oct. 04, 2018

 

San Francisco Chronicle: Stuck in abusive relationships, some H-1B spouses seek outlet in work

San Francisco Chronicle, Aug. 06, 2018. Kalpana V. Peddibhotla has helped several of her clients currently in the U.S. on an H-4 visa obtain work authorization under the Violence Against Women’s Act (VAWA). This article traces the plight and success of one of Kalpana’s clients.

 

DACA Kids Protected for Now as Supreme Court Declines to Hear Trump’s Appeal of Lower Courts’ Ruling Keeping Program in Place

India West, Feb. 26, 2018

 

Trumps proposed DACA repeal don’t forget there are Asian Dreamers too

Forbes, Sept. 06, 2017

 

Immigrant domestic violence survivors allowed to work

News India Times, Feb. 22, 2017

 

Proposed Trump Executive Order Clamps Down on H-1B Visas

India West, Feb. 01, 2017

H-1B

High Demand Seen for H-1B Visas: Lottery May Be Used

India West, April 5, 2013

 

Best H-1B Alternatives

Lawline, May 31, 2012

Dream Act

California steps up, but does that help

India Abroad, Sept. 9, 2011

 

Not Deported: Mandeep Chahal Heads to D.C. Instead of India

Los Altos Patch, June 27, 2011

 

Pre-med honor student granted 1-year stay

ABC7 News, June 25, 2011

 

Star pre-med student faces deportation

ABC7 News, June 22, 2011

 

UC Davis student granted stay in deportation case

Sacramento Bee, June 22, 2011

Tri-Valley University and Other Troubled Schools

Immigration News