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US Employers Apply for Visas for Foreign Nationals in Specialty Applications : H-1B Cap Reached in 7 Days

On April 7, 2014, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) made the following announcement:

“U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that it has received a sufficient number of H-1B petitions to reach the statutory cap for fiscal year (FY) 2015. 919 more words

Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Attaining Permanent Residence through the EB-5 Program

The Eb-5 program has been getting renewed attention lately. Congress has been trying to reform the program specifically to counter the alleged fraud that has plagued the program since 1990. 233 more words

Tucker Ludin

America's H1-B Famine

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services recently announced that the allotment of H-1B visas for 2015 has been filled.  The H-1B visa cap maxed out only a week after filing began.  305 more words

Bring Your Fiancé or Spouse to the United States From Overseas...it seems easy, but do you know all your options??

A majority of the clients who walk through our doors are United States Citizens wishing to bring their spouse or fiancé from overseas and wanting to know their options.  990 more words

Greencard

May 2014 Visa Bulletin: Inching Forward

The May 2014 visa bulletin has been released and in many of the categories there has been little to no movement.  So, without further ado, lets run through the dates: 160 more words

Immigration

Update for DACA Renewals April 9, 2014 from USCIS

Today, April 9th of 2014, USCIS published updates regarding renewal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) applications for those of us (the majority of applicants) who applied through USCIS. 261 more words

Undocumented

The Green Card Saga Continues

Almost exactly a month ago I wrote about a stressful bureaucratic mess regarding the difficulties we were having in getting USCIS to issue a replacement Green Card for our oldest son.   322 more words