Legal Aid Offers Application Assistance For Haitians Renewing Their Temporary Protected Status (TPS)

The Department of Homeland Security recently announced an extension to Haitian Temporary Protected Status (TPS). The re-registration is from October 1 to November 30. The Immigration Law Unit is organizing an application assistance event on Thursday, October 25, at the Brooklyn Neighborhood Office, 111 Livingston Street, 7th floor, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

If you were approved for Haitian TPS and it expires in January 2013, you have until NOVEMBER 30, 2012 to re-register. Your Employment Authorization Document (EAD, or work permit) is automatically extended for six (6) months, from January 22, 2013, to July 22, 2013.