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Draft RFE template for comment: I-129 L-1 Intracompany Transferees: Qualifying Relationship/Ownership and Control/Doing Business

REQUEST FOR EVIDENCE - DRAFT TEMPLATE FOR COMMENT I-129 L-1 Intracompany Transferees: Qualifying Relationship/Ownership and Control/Doing Business Posted: 12-15-2011; Comment Period Ends: 01-05-2012 - USCIS

Three new Draft L-1 RFE templates for comment

REQUEST FOR EVIDENCE - I-129 L-1 Intracompany Transferees - DRAFT TEMPLATE[S] FOR COMMENT - Posted: 01-05-2012 - Comment Period Ends: 02-03-2012 Blanket Petition L-1A New Office (First Year) L-1A Manager or Executive [All posted by USCIS on Jan. 5, 2012 .]

How Angelo Deals With Bad RFEs

"A roguish, stupid or intellectually dishonest RFE ... will cause me to erupt into silent, internal conniptions (I can't actually shout expletives in my law firm because that would likely create a hostile workplace and trigger multiple unpleasantries under state and federal law). Living...

How Angelo Deals With Bad RFEs

"A roguish, stupid or intellectually dishonest RFE ... will cause me to erupt into silent, internal conniptions (I can't actually shout expletives in my law firm because that would likely create a hostile workplace and trigger multiple unpleasantries under state and federal law). Living...

L-1A New Office Extension RFE Draft Template for Comment

L-1A New Office Extension RFE Draft Template for Comment - Posted: 04-04-2012; Comment period ends: 05-01-2012. - USCIS, Apr. 4, 2012 .

USCIS Seeks Feedback on Policy Manual, RFE Templates

" Dear Stakeholder, New documents are now available for your review and comment. Please follow the instructions below for each. New or Revised Policies in the USCIS Policy Manual USCIS seeks your input on the USCIS Policy Manual items listed below which contain either new or revised policy...

USCIS Policy Memo: Timeframe for Responding to I-601A RFEs

Standard Timeframe for Applicants to Respond to Requests for Evidence Issued in Relation to a Request for a Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver, Form I-601A : "This policy memorandum (PM) sets the amount of time U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) officers may provide an applicant...

USCIS Policy Memo on RFEs and NOIDs

"The purpose of this policy memorandum (PM) is to clarify the role of Requests for Evidence (RFEs) and Notices of Intent to Deny (NOIDs) in the adjudication of petitions, applications, and other requests. It revises Chapter 10.5(a) of the Adjudicator’s Field Manual (AFM) – AFM Update...

EB-5 Form I-829 RFEs and Denials: New Analysis of What USCIS Looks For

"This article expands on our previous article by analyzing a larger number of more recent cases. As we noted in our last article, “[d]espite cataloguing 167 USCIS responses, our findings [were] simply the tip of the iceberg.” This article reports our findings from the 302 cases released...

Dr. No vs. the League of Extraordinary Aliens, or Why are Ph.D. STEM O-1s Under Attack?

"A string of recent O-1 RFEs [Requests for Evidence], and NOIDs [Notices of Intent to Deny] from the USCIS California Service Center reveal a new disturbing trend. The best and brightest, including the very STEM PhDs to whom the Senate and much of the House would essentially just give green cards...

USCIS Seeks Feeback: RFE Template: E13, Multinational Executive and Manager Immigrants

Review Period: January 8, 2015 - January 21, 2015 - I-140 E13 Multinational Executives and Managers REQUEST FOR EVIDENCE

USCIS L-1B RFE Draft Template Open for Comment

"This RFE template reflects the March 24, 2015 version of the L-1B Adjudications Policy Memorandum (PM-602-0111). Stakeholder feedback on the memo is under review by USCIS. The final version of this template will reflect the final version of the memo. ... Comment period ends: 07-31-2015" -...

US Chamber Says USCIS Jumping Gun On L-1B Templates - Law360

Law360, Aug. 3, 2015 - "The U.S. Chamber of Commerce told the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services on Friday that it was “disappointed” that the agency released a draft template on applications for L-1B visa petitions before a new policy on the visas for employees with specialized...