Quick Guide: EAD Eligibility for Asylum Applicants

  • Organization: ILRC
  • Document Type: Brief/Motion Papers
  • Date Created: Thursday, April 01, 2021
  • Attachment(s): LINK

This advisory provides a summary of the rules and the preliminary injunction currently in effect for members of Casa de Maryland (CASA) and Asylum Seeker Advocacy Project (ASAP). The end of this advisory contains a helpful chart for quick reference, outlining current eligibility requirements for an EAD based on a pending asylum application, and which provisions are temporarily enjoined by the case Casa de Maryland v. Wolf, No. 8:20-CV-02118-PX, 2020 WL 5500165 (D. Md. Sept. 11, 2020), for certain organizational members.

  • Employment
  • Other Political Asylum