US Visa Immigration News and Updates - Part 37

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

Not Selected in H1B Visa Lottery? Your Other Options to Stay in the US

Posted on May 05, 2015

Disappointment may strike many H1B petitioners this time of season as USCIS begins to release the FY 2016 lottery results. USCIS received nearly 233,000 applications to fulfill a total cap of only ... Read More

Updates: H1B Visa LCAs & Green Card Application LCs

Posted on April 30, 2015

As results from USCIS random lottery selection begin reaching applicants, data and analytics regarding state wise breakup is also available. The data shows total number of application per each state ... 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