Possible Immigration Proclamation or Executive Order Jun11

Possible Immigration Proclamation or Executive Order

Rumors have been circulating that the Trump administration may soon issue an executive order or proclamation to further restrict immigration or entry to the U.S. for individuals on temporary nonimmigrant visas. Currently, no proclamation or executive order has been issued.  Although unnamed sources conject...

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Upcoming USCIS Fee and Form Changes Sep11

Upcoming USCIS Fee and Form Changes

Beginning on October 2, 2020, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will implement a as well as changes to several key employment-based immigration forms and changes to the timeframe for premium processing service. New Fees The following chart shows the new fees that will come into effect on Octob...

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Department of Labor Issues Implementation Guidance After Prevailing Wage Interim Final Rule Blocked Dec11

Department of Labor Issues Implementation Guidance After Prevailing Wage Interim Final Rule Blocked

Last Tuesday, U.S. District Judge Jeffrey White's  dismissed changes the administration announced in October 2020 to the H-1B visa program, which included salary requirements on firms that employed skilled workers from overseas and placed new limits on specialty occupations. As a result, the Department of Labor (DOL) on how the...

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