The biometrics requirement for certain I-539 applicants will be suspended for a two-year period beginning May 17, 2021. The biometrics suspension will apply to the
USCIS has received enough electronic registrations during the initial registration period to reach the fiscal year (FY) 2022 H-1B numerical allocations (H-1B cap) including the
Forbes has posted a great article explaining the status of Trump’s H-1B rules under the Biden administration. “During its four years, the Trump administration inflicted
Department of State announced that it has temporarily expanded the ability of consular officers to waive the in-person interview requirement for individuals applying for a
A federal judge ruled Friday (12/4/2020) that the Trump administration must fully restore the so-called Dreamers program that protects undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S.
LAWSUITS FILED OVER THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR’S INTERIM FINAL RULE (EFFECTIVE 10/8/2020) WHICH CHANGED PREVAILING WAGE RATES ITServe Alliance, Inc., et al. v. Scalia,
USCIS is increasing premium processing fees beginning Monday, October 19, 2020, as included in the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act, which was signed
8/25/2020: USCIS has CANCELLED its planned furlough of more than 13,000 agency employees on Sunday, per an email sent to its employees.
USCIS just announced that due to their delay in producing Employment Authorization Documents (Form I-766, EAD), employees may use Form I-797, Notice of Action, with
In the August “check-in,” Charlie describes the movement in each category which is readily apparent from looking at the Visa Bulletin. Charlie’s predictions on future