Category Archives: Nonimmigrant visas

USCIS to Suspend Premium Processing of H-1Bs as of April 3

Late on Friday USCIS announced it would be suspending premium processing of all H-1B petitions for up to six months, beginning on April 3, 2017. This does include cap-subject cases filed on March 31. USCIS states they are doing this to reduce the processing time for non-expedited H-1B petitions, which has increased to 7-8 months.…
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Breaking News: Updates

 Travel Ban Update In the past few days, the administration has issued clarification on the scope of the travel ban implemented Saturday which affects seven primarily Muslim countries. DHS indicated that dual nationals are not subject to the ban, as long as they present the passport of the country which is not on the list…
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Breaking News: Executive Orders on Immigration

In view of the changes in U.S. immigration law that are now coming in daily, we are committing to update this blog regularly with news. If you have any questions about a specific situation, please reach out to one of our attorneys, but do check here or on our Facebook page frequently for changes that…
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