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LATEST NEWS ON IMMIGRATION
July 2020 -
Beginning June 4, 2020, certain USCIS field offices and asylum offices have resumed non-emergency face-to-face services to the public.
June 2020 -
As of March 18, USCIS has temporarily suspended routine in-person services through at least May 3, 2020, to help slow the spread of coronavirus (Covid-19).
May 2020 -
The South Asian community in the U.S. has been dealt a heavy blow by the Covid-19 crisis, not least because many Indians on non-immigrant visas have been laid off or furloughed. Here’s a guide for employees—and employers—on the changes during this crisis in terms of work location, pay rate or hours, and employment.
May 2020 -
This election year, moderates and progressives have advantage in immigration debate over hardliners who support restrictions. But research shows that pro-immigrant policy makers will succeed only if they are willing to make concessions. Of course, the big unknown in American politics now is the impact of Covid-19.
March 2020 -
Public Charge Rule now in effect / USCIS fees increase / Change or Extension of Non-immigrant Status / Visa Filing and Final Action Dates, Family and Employment.
February 2020 -
H-1B registration process for H-1B cap-subject petitions / USCIS fees increase / Citizenship testing — also moral character / Visa Filing and Final Action Dates, Family and Employment.
January 2020 -
A proposed DHS rule would increase filing fees and would impose new filing and fee requirements for many immigration cases. The final rule should include an effective date.
December 2019 -
Health insurance rule blocked while lawsuit challenging its constitutionality makes its way through courts / Processing fee increased for some employment-based petitions / Fee for H-1B visa registration
November 2019 -
Judges Block New “Public Charge” Law / Policy Guidance on OPT/Work Relationship / APPLICATION FINAL ACTION DATES & DATES FOR FILING VISA APPLICATIONS FOR November 2019
October 2019 -
Gathering social media information / Registration fee for for petition / Reopening pending deferral requests / APPLICATION FINAL ACTION DATES, DATES FOR FILING VISA APPLICATIONS - October 2019