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Request For Evidence on a Fiance' Petition

What is an RFE?

During the initial review of your petition, USCIS initiates the background checks of the petitioner and identifies issues that is needed to be addressed asking to submit additional information or documentation. 339 more words


What to Do If You Receive the RFE (Request for Evidence)?

Supposedly about one in every ten immigration applications/petitions receive an RFE.  The first step to answering an RFE is to understand what USCIS is asking, was this information already provided, and if not – then why not, and who can provide that missing information. 628 more words

Immigration Law

New Presidential Executive Order "Buy American, Hire American"

Many of you know that yesterday President Trump signed a new executive order.  The idea of this order was to ensure that Federal grants and procurements go, first and foremost, to American companies and that the government focuses on ensuring that qualified Americans are hired prior to foreigners.   299 more words


Filing Form I-129F

So you’ve met this someone from an online dating site, chat room or other online sites? You’ve started with a long distance relationship and after countless of days, months or years of being away from your foreign boyfriend or girlfriend, you’ve dreamed of being together, and he finally decided to come visit you in your home country. 593 more words


H-1B visa applications cap out in just five days

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Last Monday, the government began accepting applications for H-1B visas that are often granted to foreign tech workers. Trucks full of thick Fedex applications lined up before dawn… 246 more words


US Administration To Combat Abuse, Ramp Up Enforcement of H-1B Visa Program

Despite recent studies that demonstrate the ongoing shortage of U.S. workers with STEM education backgrounds required by many tech sector employers, President Trump’s surprise policy changes will likely make it more difficult for employers to hire the foreign workers they need to keep their businesses competitive in the global economy. 39 more words


CR1 Spousal Visa: The Timeline

You may be happy to hear that Manpreet and I finally got approved for our CR1 Spousal Visa. It took us nearly four years, a lot of hard work, and A LOT of patience. 1,033 more words