Daily COVID-19 FAQ: What is humanitarian parole and what is the process for applying?

Daily COVID-19 FAQ: In light of the shutdown of routine visa services across the globe, GYH is brainstorming options for clients stuck in emergency situations. Humanitarian Parole, a measure used in extraordinary circumstances to allow an otherwise inadmissible foreign national into the U.S. temporarily, continues to surface as an option for desperate individuals. GYH Partner Meg Hobbins explains humanitarian parole and the process for applying.

For French Speakers

Immigration américaine – La question de la « humanitarian parole » ressurgit dans le contexte de la pandémie. Quelle est-elle et comment la demander ? Aurore Le Roy de la Chohinière reprend en français les explications données par les avocats du cabinet Grossman Young & Hammond.