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BALCA is Fair, Who Knew?!

Those employers who have filed a Labor Certification on behalf of a foreign worker understand the tediousness involved in this process. The system is relentless and unforgiving and Certifying Officers (CO) have very broad discretion in the decision-making process. 880 more words

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I Adopted a Country

“Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.” ― Franklin D. Roosevelt

And so today, for the very first time, my friends, I write to you as a Citizen of the United States of America. 993 more words

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Green Card Lottery 2016

The Diversity Immigrant Visa program, normally referred to by many as the green card lottery, was established by the immigration Act of 1990. Allotting 55000 immigrant visas starting from the year 1995, the United States aims to diversify its immigrant population by selecting applicants from countries which have sent less than 50000 immigrants to the U.S. 516 more words

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It Happened One Night in Shanghai

“May I see your green card?” asked the receptionist at the Supreme Tower hotel.  I reached for it in my jacket expecting to find it there, but I could not!   431 more words


Department of State Releases September 2014 Visa Bulletin

The bulletin shows continued forward movement in the EB-2 India category while the cutoff dates in most other employment-based categories remain unchanged.

The U.S. Department of State (DOS) has released its September 2014 Visa Bulletin. 1,022 more words

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Recapture PLUS 7th Year H-1B Extension? YES, YOU CAN!

Hi ALL! Welcome back!

A question was recently posed to me concerning an H-1B, 7th year extension, but there was a little twist involved:

What if I still have time left before the end of my 6… 462 more words

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September 2014 Visa Bulletin – Employment-Based Immigrant Visa Numbers

Employment- Based All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed CHINA – mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES 12 more words
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