Posts tagged department of homeland security
Department of Homeland Security Will Increase Use of Facial Recognition Technology to Record Departures from the United States.

The Department of Homeland Security’s Customs and Border Protection (“CBP”) unit, which is responsible for immigration enforcement along U.S. borders, has indicated it will expand the use of facial recognition technology to record departure information from international travelers.  The technology is being implemented gradually at airports nationwide. 

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Homeland Security Moves to End the International Entrepreneur Parole Program

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is moving to officially end the International Entrepreneur Parole Program under which certain foreign national entrepreneurs could have come to the United States to develop and oversee start-up businesses.  The Program was created by the Obama Administration and was supposed to take effect in July 2017.  However, implementation of the Program has been delayed and, although USCIS started accepting applications in March 2018 (after a Court order), it’s unlikely that any applications actually have been approved.  

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