Department of Labor to Pursue Modernized Recruitment and Application Requirements for the PERM Program
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the PERM regulations, which govern the labor certification process for the permanent employment of immigrant foreign workers and establish responsibilities of employers who wish to employ these workers permanently in the United States. The Department has not comprehensively examined and modifie...
H-1B Cap Reached for FY2016
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has just announced that the H-1B Cap for FY2016 has been reached. USCIS has also reached the additional 20,000 cap for H-1B petitions for U.S. Master's or higher degree holders.
USCIS will now conduct a random-selection lottery. The lottery syste...
What is ADIT Processing?
Congratulations! Your green card has been approved and you received an electronic alert from USCIS:
On August 20, 2015, we registered your permanent resident status and mailed you a Welcome Notice for Receipt Number LIN1234567890. Please follow the instructions in the notice. Your new permanent resident card should arriv...