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Visa Bulletin for June 2015 Released

Posted on May 15, 2015

The Visa Bulletin for June 2015 has been released. This month’s Visa Bulletin notifies of the waiting time for obtaining a Green Card through Employment-Based and Family-Sponsored preferences and ... Read More

USCIS Reminds Public to Submit Comments on Revised Form I-912

Posted on May 14, 2015

United States Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) reminds stakeholders to submit their comments regarding the revised Form I-912, Request for Fee Waiver, by May 18, 2015. USCIS will ... Read More

New Rule Eliminates DSO Cap and Permits Part-Time Study for F-2 & M-2 Visa Holders

Posted on May 12, 2015

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has finalized a proposal to eliminate the 10 Designated School Official (DSO) per campus cap and allow F-2 and M-2 dependents of F-1 and M-1 students to study ... Read More

USCIS Completes Data Entry of H-1B Cap-Subject Petitions, Will Begin Returning Unselected Petitions

Posted on May 08, 2015

On May 4, 2015, United States Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) announced its completion of data entry for all FY 2016 H-1B cap-subject petitions selected in the computer-generated ... Read More

USCIS Launches Enhanced Tool for Green Card Applicants to Find a Doctor

Posted on April 23, 2015

New online tool helps green card applicants find an authorized doctor in their area to perform their medical examination for adjustment of status. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services recently ... Read More

H-1B Cap Premium Processing Will Begin April 27, 2015

Posted on April 21, 2015

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin premium processing for cap subjected H-1B petitions on April 27, 2015, including petitions for individuals with advanced degree. ... Read More

Visa Bulletin for May 2015 Released

Posted on April 21, 2015

The Visa Bulletin for May 2015 has been released by the U.S. Department of State, containing the list of cut-off dates for immigration categories of different resident countries. This month’s visa ... Read More