Possible Security Enhancements for VWP travelers after Paris attacks

On Monday, December 7th, the White House announced plans to implement new security measures for the Visa Waiver Program (VWP), following the terrorist attacks in Paris last last month. Currently, 38 countries are members of the VWP, which allows nationals from these countries to enter the U.S. as tourists or business visit...

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USCIS Visa statistics for L-1B visa

For the Fiscal year 2015, USCIS has received a total of 13,626 I-129 Petition for a Nonimmigrant worker for Intracompany Transferee with Specialized Knowledge (L-1B) petitions. Of the 13,626 petitions, approximately 76% (10,368) petitions were approved and approximately 25% were denied. Currently there are 2,116 L-1B petitions still ...

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Why apply for U.S. citizenship?

Gaining U.S. citizenship and the ability to remain in the U.S. is a very present and real concern for foreign nationals.  What is the difference between “naturalization” and “permanent residence”?  Most U.S. born nationals confuse naturalization with U.S. permanent residence.  Naturalization is the pro...

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