News & Updates

Midsize Businesses Reducing Debt

Midsize businesses are greatly reducing their delinquent debt, while small and large business’ delinquent debt continues to rise.

 “Low-Priority” Removal Cases to be Reviewed on a Case-by -Case Basis

In letter to Sen. Dick Durbin (IL) and other members of the Senate, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary, Janet Napolitano, announced an interagency effort to implement the use of prosecutorial discretion in removal proceedings. The renewed call for the use of prosecutorial discretion by ICE officers was announced in USCIS Director Morton’s memorandum of June 17, 2011.

USCIS Director Morton Clarifies Use of Prosecutorial Discretion

In two memoranda issued on June 17, 2011 by USCIS Director John Morton, the use of prosecutorial discretion by ICE officers is outlined.  The first memorandum clarifies the practice in general and subsequent memorandum focuses on prosecutorial discretion for witnesses of crimes, certain victims and plaintiffs.

D.S. Erickson & Associates has expanded its legal practice and is now representing clients in Minnesota, North Dakota, Florida, Arizona, and Arkansas.  Please contact us to discuss legal represenation in any of these jurisdictions. 

D.S. Erickson & Associates proactively represents businesses in commercial disputes, as well as entity formation, contracts and other transactional matters. The insurance litigation practice is a unique and distinct practice committed to assisting healthcare providers in contract claim disputes involving health insurance organizations. The creditor rights (collection law) practice is dedicated to the professional, efficient and effective recovery of client receivables. The will, trust and estate practice offers clients personal, thoughtful and thorough representation in planning for loved ones.