LATEST NEWS ON IMMIGRATION
July 2012 -
The “Dream Act – Lite” will allow young immigrants relief until the controversial DREAM Act is passed. / H-1B Quota for 2013 Reached / EB2 Cutoff Date for Rest of the World, Mexico and Philippines
June 2012 -
H-1B Cap numbers / Updates on EB-2 visa numbers for India and China / Specific cases to get expedited review / Administrative Error Categories / VISA PREFERENCE NUMBERS FOR JUNE 2012
May 2012 -
H-1B Cap Statistics / FY 2013 H-1B Cap Count / EB2 Cutoff Retrogresses for India and mainland China / New Resources for Naturalization Interviews / VISA PREFERENCE NUMBERS FOR MAY 2012
April 2012 -
EB2 Cutoff Unchanged for India / R-1 Nonimmigrants Recapture Time Spent Outside U.S. / I-601 Provisional Waiver Not in Effect / When will H-1B cap be filled? / Visa Preference Numbers
March 2012 -
EB2 Cutoff Moves to May 1, 2010 / U.S. Consulate General in Chennai will no longer process Immigrant Visas / Explaining the Cap-Gap Rule in Light of New H-1B 2013 Quota
February 2012 -
Good news for workers, families: EB2 Cutoff Jumps to January 2010 for India and China / USCIS to Propose Changing the Process for Certain Waivers, for less time away from family. Also Visa Preference Numbers for February 2012.
January 2012 -
Incredibly good news in Jan 2012 Visa Bulletin: EB2 Cutoff Jumps to January 2009 for India and China / H.R. 3012 – Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act: Republican Senator has a hold on the bill.
December 2011 -
H1B Visa cap almost reached / U.S. Consulate, Mumbai, moving to new location / New report shows drop in L-1 visas issued in India / VISA PREFERENCE NUMBERS FOR DECEMBER 2011
November 2011 -
Controversial immigration enforcement law in Alabama. / Change allows adjustment of status. / Undocumented immigrant students in California gain access to state-funded financial aid.
October 2011 -
New policy for low priority cases explained: The announcement applies ONLY to cases already in the system; there is NO safe way to turn yourself in.