US Visa Immigration News and Updates

PIO Card Invalid After September 30, 2019

Posted on June 18, 2019

The Government of India has announced that the Person of Indian Origin (PIO) card will be redundant beginning October 1, 2019. If you are traveling before this deadline, ensure your journey begins on ... Read More

Good News: Reduced Processing Times for N-400 and I-485 Applicants Underway

Posted on June 18, 2019

Petitioners who have filed for N-400, Application for Naturalization and I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status forms for US citizenship and Permanent residencies will ... Read More

Sponsoring A Green Card For Your Parents Is Going Get Very Expensive

Posted on June 17, 2019

Chain immigration has been a major thorn in the side of the Trump administration. President Trump has long pushed to eliminate it and keep the US borders open to immigrants just based on their skill ... Read More

July Visa Bulletin – Family Based Category Can File For Green Card Immediately!

Posted on June 13, 2019

The US State Department just released the visa bulletin for July and there is little to report in terms of the employment based visas for India. China however, under the EB-2 and EB-3 has seen ... Read More

New USCIS Policy Increases H4 EAD Processing Times

Posted on June 11, 2019

While the latest on every one’s radar about the H4 EAD is regarding its imminent rescission by USCIS, until that happens all current petitioners and prospective applicants are increasingly concerned ... Read More

All Indian EB-5 Applications Approved in FY2018 – Is It The Guaranteed US Immigration Strategy for 2019?

Posted on June 05, 2019

While non-immigrant employment based visas have been in the eye of the storm in the past few years, and perhaps because of it, other visas that allow a faster track to US permanent residency have ... Read More

Update: DS-160, US Visa Applicants: Prepare to Reveal Social Media History

Posted on June 04, 2019

UPDATED June 03, 2019: A proposal to reveal personal information on 20 social media handles when filing for a non-immigrant visa may see the light of day after all. Countries allowed visa-free travel ... Read More