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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

India to Expand Its E-Tourist Visas: Available to 31 Additional Countries at 7 Additional Airports by June 15, 2015

Posted on April 18, 2015

The Indian government has planned to extend the e-tourist visa scheme to an additional 31 countries allowing foreign tourists to avail the facility at seven more airports starting June 15, 2015. At ... Read More

Indian Government changes name of visa-on-arrival scheme to e-tourist visa

Posted on April 18, 2015

The Indian government has changed the name of the visa-on-arrival scheme to e-tourist visa. It has decided to rename its “Tourist Visa on Arrival-Electronic Travel Authorization (TVoA-ETA)” ... Read More

Grace Period Extended for Using Prior Versions of Form G-28

Posted on April 16, 2015

The grace period for using older versions of Form G-28, Notice of Entry of Appearance as Attorney or Accredited Representative, has been extended from April 13, 2015 to May 15, 2015. The new version ... Read More