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The Consequences of Denying U.S. Visas Without Issuing an RFE or NOID

The new USCIS policy, effective Sept. 11, 2018, grants immigration officials the ability to deny a visa, a green card application, petition or request without issuing a Request for Evidence (RFE) and gives

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What does the Notice to Appear Policy Expansion by USCIS mean?

On October 1, 2018, USCIS Policy Memorandum 602-0050.1 will go into effect expanding the conditions under which USCIS issues a Notice to Appear (NTA), the document that initiates removal (deportation)

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5 Major Issues with H-1B Petitions that can Trigger an RFE under Trump Administration

No one can say for certain what exactly is going to happen to the H-1B visa under the Trump administration. The fact of the matter is that there has been a 400% increase in RFEs (requests for evidence)

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Invest in the U.S. and bypass the 70+ year green card backlog with an EB5 visa

Merit-based immigration is primarily associated with the H1-B visa program, however, there are alternative avenues leading to legal permanent residency in the United States such as the Immigrant Investor

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H-1B Third Party Worksite Requirements Under New Memo

In an update of the January 2010 Neufeld memo, USCIS has released Policy Memorandum PM-602-0157 Subject: Contract and Itineraries Requirements for H-1B Petitions Involving Third-Party Worksites in conjunction

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What to Expect This H-1B Filing Season

The start date for filing H-1B petitions for the fiscal year 2019 is fast approaching. With the continued efforts of the current administration to tighten the reins on high skilled-immigration, many are

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New H-1B Memo Cracks Down on Third-Party Worksites

In accordance with the Buy American, Hire American executive order and in an attempt to heighten scrutiny of companies who place H-1B workers at third-party worksites, the Trump Administration has released

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The Protect and Grow American Jobs Act is a Misnomer

The Protect and Grow American Jobs Act is a Misnomer. It will Cost Americans’ Jobs and Chill the U.S. Economy The Protect and Grow American Jobs Act has emerged from the House Judiciary Committee

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Proposed Change to H-1B Rule Would Deport Thousands of Tech Workers

The White House is currently considering a rule change the H-1B visa program which would result in the large-scale deportation of H-1B beneficiaries. The rule change was enclosed a Department of Homeland

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New Bill to Clamp Down on Indian Tech Firms’ H-1B Usage

In a rare bipartisan decision on immigration, the Congressional House Judiciary Committee has unanimously approved legislation to make it increasingly challenging for Indian outsourcing companies to hire

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