What is the “National Interest Waiver” Visa Category?

On Monday, July 31, 2017, attorneys Barbara Wong and Jenny Wang gave a brief overview of the National Interest Waiver visa category. ...

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SEPTEMBER 2017 VISA BULLETIN ISSUED Aug10

SEPTEMBER 2017 VISA BULLETIN ISSUED

The Department of State (DOS) has issued its September 2017 Visa Bulletin.  Most notably, there has been a significant advancement for the priority dates for EB-2 and EB-3. There continues to be no advancement for the priority dates for EB-1 for China and India following a significant retrogression during the June 2017 Visa Bulletin...

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WHAT IS THE RAISE ACT? Aug10

WHAT IS THE RAISE ACT?

On August 2, 2017, Senators Tom Cotton (R-AR) and David Perdue (R-GA) introduced a revision to the Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy (RAISE) Act. The main purpose of this bill is to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to: Establish a skills-based immigration points system; Focus family...

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AUGUST 2017 VISA BULLETIN ISSUED Aug03

AUGUST 2017 VISA BULLETIN ISSUED

The Department of State (DOS) has issued its August 2017 Visa Bulletin.  Most notably, there has been a significant retrogression for the priority dates for EB-2 and EB-3 worldwide and no advancement for EB-2 for India and EB-3 for China. There has also been no advancement for the priority dates for EB-1 for China and India followi...

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JULY 2017 VISA BULLETIN ISSUED Jun15

JULY 2017 VISA BULLETIN ISSUED

The Department of State (DOS) has issued its July 2017 Visa Bulletin.  Most notably, there has been a significant retrogression for the priority dates for EB-3 for China. There has also been no advancement for the priority dates for EB-1 for China and India following a significant retrogression during the June 2017 Visa Bulletin. ...

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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR PLANS TO AGGRESSIVELY CONFRONT VISA PROGRAM FRAUD AND ABUSE Jun08

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR PLANS TO AGGRESSIVELY CONFRONT VISA PROGRAM FRAUD AND ABUSE

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RETROGRESSION OF EB-1 PRIORITY DATES FOR CHINA AND INDIA May15

RETROGRESSION OF EB-1 PRIORITY DATES FOR CHINA AND INDIA

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JUNE 2017 VISA BULLETIN ISSUED May11

JUNE 2017 VISA BULLETIN ISSUED

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NEXT STEPS FOR SELECTED FY 2018 H-1B CAP PETITIONS May08

NEXT STEPS FOR SELECTED FY 2018 H-1B CAP PETITIONS

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DEPARTMENT OF STATE PROPOSES EXPANSION OF VISA APPLICATIONS QUESTIONS May08

DEPARTMENT OF STATE PROPOSES EXPANSION OF VISA APPLICATIONS QUESTIONS

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