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Revised Form I-9 Issued -- start using no later than January 22, 2017

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) has issued a revised Form I-9. The new form, which was released in both a smart digital version and a paper version, can be found at… 68 more words


MAVNI Program Status for Fiscal Year 2017

The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) recently received notice from the U.S. Department of Defense. The U.S. Army will not accept Military Accessions Vital to the National Interest (MAVNI)  applications for FY 2017 until they complete the revisions.

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USCIS "Misplaces" Thousands of Green Cards

A recent report from the inspector general concluded that U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services mishandled thousands of green cards. The Department of Homeland Security has admitted that these green cards are missing and cannot be accounted for. 60 more words


H-1Bs: What is a Specialty Occupation? (Part 1)

For those seeking an H-1B, the most important criteria that must be met, is that the occupation that they are applying for be a “specialty occupation”.   795 more words


Stressful with a Chance of Greatness

This week is going to be a doozy.

I have four finals, an interview with the USCIS to hopefully become a naturalised citizen, my grandmother is leaving tonight after a two week visit, and my aunt is flying down on Thursday. 60 more words


USCIS está ajustando el programa de tarifas para las solicitudes de beneficios de inmigración - Abogados de Inmigración en Charlotte NC

El Departamento de Seguridad Nacional (DHS, por sus siglas en inglés) está ajustando el programa de tarifas para las solicitudes de beneficios de inmigración y naturalización procesadas por los Servicios de Ciudadanía e Inmigración de los Estados Unidos (USCIS). 55 more words


Request immigration documents from USCIS

Recently, my friend had to request immigration documents from USCIS, because his employer wouldn’t share the information with him. It turns out that, USCIS has a concept called FOIA with which you can request any information about yourself that you need from the department. 159 more words