Dickinson Wright PLLC
It's becoming clichéd at this point to start off saying that 2020 has been an almost unbelievably, non-stop, surprise-filled year, in nearly all aspects of our lives.
Qualifying for an EB-1 visa can be challenging for physicians who are actively practicing medicine rather than conducting academic research.
A very significant part of our practice is focused on representing individuals seeking to qualify for permanent residence ("green card") through the Extraordinary, Exceptional, Outstanding, or National Interest categories.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
There are 11 days until Election Day, November 3, 2020. For voters who are unhappy with the available options, there may be some good news: an asteroid may crash into Earth on November 2, 2020,
On October 21, 2020, the Department of State ("Department") published a proposed B-1 regulation in the Federal Register.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
On October 8, 2020, the Trump administration published two regulations that will significantly affect the issuance of H-1B visas and employment-based green cards.
The Department of State (DOS) has proposed changes to policy and regulations governing the use of short-term B-1 visas in an attempt to clarify, and in some cases limit, the use of these visas...
Jackson Lewis P.C.
The B-1 in lieu of H-1B visa has been used by international companies to bring employees who remain on payrolls abroad to the United States...
The No-Objection Waiver process for Indian Nationals can be a time-consuming process that requires navigating through various U.S. and Indian government agencies.
The saga started over 20 years ago when I was General Counsel of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
Updated guidance from the U.S. State Department was issued on August 12, more than a month and a half after the June 22 Presidential Proclamation.
This blog will address some of the most significant pending lawsuits.
During these meetings, Charlie analyzes trends and offers predictions on visa processing.
The Klasko Litigation Team, led by Ron Klasko and Dan Lundy, successfully litigated a case in federal court with far reaching implications to EB-5 investors and project developers.
Below are some of Charlie's projections for the employment-based preference categories for the coming months.
The October 2020 Visa Bulletin has been released and USCIS has allowed applicants to use the "Dates for Advanced Filing" chart (or "Chart B") for the month of October.
On October 16th, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it was increasing the fee for Premium Processing, effective almost immediately.
Jackson Lewis P.C.
Business groups, universities, and technology consulting firms have filed suits seeking to enjoin the new rules on H-1B and PERM labor certification programs issued by the Department of Homeland
Envoy Global, Inc.
Understanding the difference can help organizations decide which to use when evaluating immigration providers...
One of the top 10 issues affecting US immigration in the next 100 days will depend on the outcome of lawsuits challenging an overhaul of the eligibility, wage levels, and employment rules for the H-1B visa category.