USCIS Hopes to Increase L-1B Visa Acceptance Rate with Release of Policy Memorandum

Posted on May 20, 2015

On March 24, 2015, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) released a policy memorandum discussing the “specialized knowledge” requirement for the L-1B visa category. The ... Read More

USCIS Proposes Immigration Relief Measures for Nepali Nationals

Posted on May 20, 2015

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has proposed various immigration relief initiatives for Nepali nationals from who were directly or indirectly affected by the deadly ... Read More

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

EAD for H4 Interrupted: Lawsuit Filed Against DHS

Posted on May 08, 2015

Save Jobs USA, a group of former Southern California Edison employees who lost their jobs to H-1B visa holders, has filed a case against the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) regarding the recent ... 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