Temporary Policy for Form I-9 List B Documents
In light of the stay at home orders in place around the nation and limitations for online renewal services due to COVID-19, employees may experience challenges in renewing identification documents from List B on the Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification (e.g. state driver's license, ID card, etc.). In light of this, the Depar...
Extension of USCIS Flexibility Regarding Agency Requests
The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is extending the flexibilities it announced on March 30, 2020 to assist applicants and petitioners who are responding to certain of the following:
Requests for Evidence;
Continuations to Request Evidence (N-14);
Notices of Intent to De...
DOL and DHS Publish Interim Rules Regarding Wage Requirements and Regulatory Criteria for H-1B
The Department of Labor (DOL) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) have published two new interim rules, changing wage requirements for employment-based visas as well as regulatory criteria for adjudicating H-1B petitions.
The first (wage requirements) will be effective October 8, 2020 – for both new and ...