The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is reportedly considering new regulations and changes to the H1B visa program that would limit the ability of H-1B workers who are in the lawful permanent residence (LPR) process to obtain an extension of their H-1B status beyond the usual six-year limit of authorized stay. The reported proposal, which […]
The Trump Administration considers cancelling regulations allowing spouses of H-1B visa holders to obtain work authorization documents and work while on H-4 visas. According to CNN, the Department of Homeland Security offered little context for its decision to reverse the Obama-era rule, citing only the new administration’s “America first” emphasis on immigration policy. The Trump […]
PROTECTING THE NATION FROM FOREIGN TERRORIST ENTRY INTO THE UNITED STATES
By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, including the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), 8 U.S.C. 1101 et seq., and section 301 of title 3, United States Code, and to protect the American people from terrorist attacks by foreign nationals admitted to the United States, it is hereby ordered as follows:
Section 1. Purpose. The visa-issuance process plays a crucial role in detecting individuals with terrorist ties and stopping them from entering the United States. Perhaps in no instance was that more apparent than the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, when State Department policy prevented consular officers from properly scrutinizing the visa applications of several of the 19 foreign nationals who went on to murder nearly 3,000 Americans. And while the visa-issuance process was reviewed and amended after the September 11 attacks to better detect would-be terrorists from receiving visas, these measures did not stop attacks by foreign nationals who were admitted to the United States.
H-1B VISA FILING TIME NOW! Contact us NOW! CALL (860) 756 0940. USCIS will start accepting cap-subject H-1B visa petitions on April 1, 2017. IT IS TIME OT BEGIN PREPARATIONS. Frequently asked questions: How many H-1B visa will be available and how will they be allocated this time? Here is a quick summary: Annual […]
US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced a set of new rules touching on employment Immigration that goes into effect on January 17, 2017. There are several major and useful changes: No Automatic Revocation of Certain Employment-Based Immigrant Petitions: An employment-based immigrant petition will not be automatically revoked if it is withdrawn by the employer, […]
President-Elect Donald Trump and his Immigration Policy. Based on Donald Trump’s campaign platform concerning immigration, his election victory has created a huge anxiety among the immigrant community, both lawful and undocumented. As we all heard during the campaign, Mr. Trump’s immigration policy focuses on building a wall along our Southern border, tripling the number of […]
Major Update: New Regulations are in the works that, if adopted, would permitting the use of parole for “entrepreneurs of start-up entities whose entry into the United States would provide a significant public benefit through the substantial and demonstrated potential for rapid business growth and job creation.” The proposed rule is a product of President […]
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PROVISIONAL WAIVER (I-601A) NOW EXPANDED TO INCLUDE MORE IMMIGRANTS! CONTACT OUR LAW FIRM TO EVALUATE YOUR CASE. Immigration Service has expanded eligibility for a Provisional Waiver. NOW MORE relatives of American citizens AND permanent residents who are in the country illegally and need a waiver of unlawful presence before being eligible for a green card can […]
On August 15, 2012 USCIS started to accept applications for Deferred Action. Key points of this new law: What are the immigration benefits of this new policy? Deferred Action allows young undocumented immigrants to obtain a form of discretionary relief which provides two vital benefits: It can stop deportation if someone is already facing deportation.It also […]