National Survey on Timing of Access to Work Authorization by Immigrant Victim VAWA Self-Petitioners and U-Visa Applicants (September 28, 2011) [pdf]

Legal Momentum conducted a nationwide survey of attorneys and advocates assisting immigrant victims who are filing U-visa applications and VAWA self-petitions. Collected data provides information on the duration of time between filing and receipt of work authorization for a total of 2407 VAWA self-petitioners and U-visa applicants.