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Immigration Law 101: Non-Immgrant Visas

What is a Non-Immigrant Visa?

In an effort to simplify the process of non-immigrants permitted to temporarily enter the United States, non-immigrant visas were established. There are many types of non-immigrant visas, each addressing specific needs. 108 more words

Immigration

Changes to NVC Processing Procedures

The NVC just announced that, as of the 12th of November, they are no longer requiring that original documents (except the affidavit of support documentation) be submitted to their office with Immigrant Visa applications.   166 more words

USCIS

December 2014 Visa Bulletin Released

The December 2014 visa bulletin was released just recently.  There were no major surprises, but some movement forward almost across the board.

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Immigration

Court of Appeals AC21 Decision helpful to those using AOS Portability

The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals recently decided a case, Kurapati v. USCIS in which the Court issued an important decision that helps those who filed an adjustment based upon an approved I-140 that was sponsored by an employer they no longer work for. 396 more words

Immigration

REMOVING THE CONDITIONS OF YOUR PERMANENT RESIDENCE WITHOUT YOUR PETITIONING SPOUSE’S PARTICIPATION

A person who obtains his/her green card via marriage to a US citizen spouse that is less than 2 years old has conditional permanent resident status. 495 more words

Immigration Law

Retrogression for EB-5 Predicted at IIUSA Conference; July 2013 Cut-Off Discussed

The Chief of the Visa Control and Reporting Division of the U.S. Department of State, Charles Oppenheim, reported that the EB-5 immigrant visa category would likely retrogress in July 2015. 380 more words

Administrative & Regulatory