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Premium Processing Resumes for H1-B Petitions

Posted on June 01, 2020

Starting today, June 1, 2020 USCIS has resumed the option of premium processing for Form I-129 Petition for a Non-Immigrant Worker and Form I-140, Immigrant petition for Alien Workers. This will be ... Read More

Unemployment Benefits For H4 EAD Dependent Visa Holders – How To Apply, Where To Apply & Complete Document List

Posted on May 28, 2020

Unlike H1-B visa holders whose US visa status is tied to their jobs, eligible H4 EAD visa holders can work for any employer. Upon being laid off by their employer, they can get another job with any ... Read More

L1 Visa: Changes to Approval Process, Visa Interview Becomes Stricter

Posted on May 27, 2020

The Foreign Affairs Manual now outlines a stricter standard for the adjudication of L1 visas and makes the L1 visa interview the final deciding factor in approving L1 visas. This strict vetting is ... Read More

Real ID During Covid Lockdown: October 2021 Deadline Extension Covers Non-Immigrant Visa Holders

Posted on May 18, 2020

With the Coronavirus pandemic affecting DMV operations across the country, the deadline to get a Real ID has been extended to October 2021. Ever since Coronavirus was declared a pandemic and a ... Read More

Latest USCIS Update: H1-B Denials High In Q1 And An Immigration Lockdown in Q2 – THIS is What You Need To Do TODAY

Posted on May 14, 2020

Based on the data released by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, the H1-B visa denial rates for initial employment touched an all-time high of 30% in the first quarter of FY 2020. ... Read More

Losing a Job On H1B? THESE Are The Top 10 Best Options Ahead Of You

Posted on May 11, 2020

Updated: As the Coronavirus pandemic continues its deathly spread and claims over 280,000 lives and infects nearly four million people worldwide, global economies are taking a big hit. With close to ... Read More

Latest Update: With DHS Support, District Courts May Rule In Favor Of H4 EAD

Posted on May 08, 2020

Updated: The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has conclusively submitted to the District Court of Columbia that H4 EAD holders are not a threat to American workers and therefore, not to ... Read More