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No More I-944 For Green Card Applicants: Public Charge Rule Eliminated Permanently

Posted on March 11, 2021

In yet another good news announced by the Biden administration, all lawsuits trying to push for the public charge rule have been withdrawn from the U.S. courts. According to a missive by the ... Read More

Biden Unblocks Green Card & Work Visa Entry Bans – Stranded Indians Celebrate

Posted on February 25, 2021

The Biden administration has successfully lifted the U.S. entry ban imposed on legal immigrants by former President Trump. This will now allow entry for over thousands of qualified and eligible ... Read More

H1-B, Green Card Entry Ban Extended Until March 31, 2021 – THIS Is How It Will Impact Your Visa Status

Posted on January 04, 2021

Just a few hours before the H1-B entry ban was set to expire, President Trump extended it for another 90-days, until March 31, 2021. All the entry restrictions from the June 24, 2020 Proclamation ... Read More

S.386: Act To Eliminate Per Country Cap For US Green Card – Passed The Senate Vote

Posted on December 03, 2020

UPDATE: The US Senate has voted in favor of the S.386 The Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act that will fast track green cards for scores of Indians stuck in a backlog. The HR 1044, ... Read More

December 2020 Visa Bulletin: EB-3 India Retrogresses, FB-2A Current

Posted on November 24, 2020

The U.S. State department released its third visa bulletin for FY2021 but the last one this year. While the first two started with a bang and had a lot of forward movement for the employment based ... Read More

U.S. Judge Blocks Public Charge Rule Against Green Card Applicants Nationwide

Posted on November 03, 2020

A U.S. District judge in Illinois has completely rejected the Public Charge rule that denies permanent residency to immigrants who might need public assistance in the form of food stamps, and housing ... Read More

U.S. Green Card Applicants: Refile Form I-944, Declaration of Self Sufficiency After October 13, 2020 To Avoid Denial

Posted on October 13, 2020

After a court order from September 11, 2020 reinstating the Public Charge rule, USCIS allows DHS to evaluate green card petitioners before they can be eligible for US permanent residency. However, a ... Read More