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USCIS Reaches The H-1B Advanced Degree Cap For FY2020, Conducts Lottery
On April 10, 2019, United States Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) received sufficient H-1B petitions to meet the 20,000 H-1B visa quota for U.S. advanced degree holders (or "master's cap")
United States
30 Apr 2019
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USCIS Extends And Expands H-1B Premium Processing Suspension
Effective September 11, 2018, USCIS will suspend Premium Processing for all H-1B petitions filed at the Vermont and California Service Centers until February 19, 2019 (excluding filings by cap-exempt employers)
United States
5 Sep 2018
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Presidential Proclamation Sets New Restrictions On Travel To The United States
Country-specific travel restrictions will impact nationals of Iran, Libya, Syria, Yemen, Somalia, Chad, North Korea, and Venezuela.
United States
2 Oct 2017
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Trump Administration Issues Buy American And Hire American Executive Order
The EO orders the Departments of State, Justice, Labor, and Homeland Security to propose new rules and issue new guidance to "protect the interests of U.S. workers" and "promote the functioning of the H-1B visa program."
United States
3 May 2017
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Federal Courts Temporarily Block the Trump Administration's Revised Travel Ban
Federal judges from Hawaii and Maryland have issued nationwide Temporary Restraining Orders (TROs) effectively blockingthe implementation of the Trump administration's revised travel ban...
United States
29 Mar 2017
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Federal Courts Temporarily Block The Trump Administration's Revised Travel Ban
Seyfarth Synopsis: Federal judges from Hawaii and Maryland have issued nationwide TROs effectively blocking the implementation of the Trump administration's revised travel ban...
United States
28 Mar 2017
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Federal Appeals Court Upholds Halt On Trump Administration's Travel Ban
A three-judge panel in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against the Trump administration's motion to reinstate the travel ban.
United States
22 Feb 2017
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Department Of Homeland Security (DHS) Publishes Final Rule Improving Certain Employment-Based Immigrant And Nonimmigrant Visa Programs
Employers and foreign nationals should take note of critical changes to DHS' regulations impacting employment-based immigration for highly skilled workers.
United States
8 Dec 2016
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Senior Care Providers Can Help Aging Parents Of U.S. Citizens Immigrate To The U.S.
When the time comes for adult children to explore senior living options for their aging parents who may be living abroad, dealing with the immigration system may seem daunting.
United States
2 Sep 2016
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Electronic Passports Now Required For Visitors To The U.S. Under The Visa Waiver Program
An e-Passport contains an electronic chip that holds the same information printed on the passport's biographic data page: the holder's name, date of birth, and other biographic information.
United States
15 Apr 2016
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Administrative Processing Delays In Visa Application Adjudication
In recent weeks, there has been a noticeable increase in visa application processing delays due to Section 221(g), otherwise known as "Administrative Processing."
United States
15 Jan 2016
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USCIS Announces New System For Confirming Filing Eligibility For Adjustment Of Status Applicants
Up until recently, the DOS Visa Bulletin contained just one set of dates to determine when an individual would be eligible to file his/her Adjustment of Status (or green card) application with USCIS.
United States
23 Oct 2015
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UPDATE: U.S. Department Of State Alters Visa Bulletin System
In accordance with President Obama's Executive Actions on Immigration proposed in November 2014, the U.S. Department of State (DOS) announced a new system for determining immigrant visa availability...
United States
16 Sep 2015
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U.S. Department Of State To Alter Visa Bulletin System
In accordance with President Obama's Executive Actions on Immigration proposed in November 2014, the U.S. Department of State (DOS) is expected to announce a new system for determining immigrant visa availability...
United States
13 Sep 2015
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