Immigration News

May 18, 2017

June Visa Bulletin – Retrogression for EB-1 China and EB-1 India

Following the Department of State’s release of the June 2017 Visa Bulletin, USCIS has informed prospective applicants of which priority-date chart…More

March 19, 2016

April Visa Bulletin

The Department of State has released the April Visa Bulletin. Separately, USCIS has confirmed that it will accept filings based on the…More

December 31, 2013

Department of State Warns of Retrogression for F2A Cutoff Dates

The  American Immigration Lawyers Association was recently informed by the State Department that, due to high demand, F2A cutoff dates…More

December 12, 2013

January Visa Bulletin: F2A stays at 9/8/2013, while other Family-Based categories inch forwards; EB-3 advances 6 months (except for India); EB-3 remains ahead of EB-2 for Chinese nationals

The Department of State has released the January Visa Bulletin, which shows incremental advancement in cutoff dates for most Family-Based…More

October 9, 2013

DS-160 Nonimmigrant Visa Electronic Application Now Mandatory for K-1 Fiancé(e) Visa Applications

As of today, anyone who wishes to apply for a K-1 or K-2 visa must submit  the DS-160 Nonimmigrant Visa Electronic Application….More

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September 20, 2017

ALERT: USCIS resumes processing for pending cap-subject H-1B petitions

Earlier this year, USCIS stopped allowing H-1B petitions to be filed with (or upgraded to) Premium Processing. This decision affected…More

September 5, 2017

BREAKING: Trump Administration to End DACA

At a press conference this morning, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program…More

August 31, 2017

USCIS Announces Plans to Start Interviewing Employment-Based Permanent Residence Applicants

While it has long been the case that USCIS conducts interviews for family-based green card applicants (such as those applying…More

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