Immigration Law

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Cyrus D. Mehta - Perspectives On Immigration In 2016 Through My Crystal Ball
Posted on 24 Jan 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Cyrus D. Mehta, Jan. 23, 2016 - Trump, DACA, DAPA, raids, H-1Bs, priority dates...Cyrus covers it all! Read More

Advance Copy of 2016 H-2A AEWRs
Posted on 21 Dec 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

This document is scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on 12/22/2015 - "The Employment and Training Administration (ETA) of the Department of Labor (Department) is issuing this notice to announce the 2016 Adverse Effect Wage Rates (AEWRs... Read More

Tags: 2016 , aewr , H-2A

May 2016 Visa Bulletin
Posted on 12 Apr 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

May 2016 Visa Bulletin "D. VISA AVAILABILITY DURING THE COMING MONTHS FAMILY-SPONSORED: CHINA F4: The level of applicant demand being received has begun to increase. Should this pattern continue, it will be necessary to either hold or retrogress... Read More

April 2016 Visa Bulletin
Posted on 10 Mar 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Visa Bulletin For April 2016 "D. ANNOUNCING NVC'S EMPLOYMENT-BASED FIFTH PREFERENCE (EB-5) INVESTOR ASSISTANCE DESK Those with questions related to an approved I-526 petition can now correspond with the National Visa Center (NVC) using... Read More

IRAC Releases 2016 Edition of Index of Unpublished BIA Decisions
Posted on 14 Jan 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

IRAC, Jan. 13, 2016 - "The Immigrant & Refugee Appellate Center, LLC, is pleased to release the 2016 edition of its Index of Unpublished Decisions of the Board of Immigration Appeals . The Index contains links to more than 1,000 unpublished BIA... Read More

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Retrogressions in June 2016 Visa Bulletin
Posted on 9 May 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

DOS, May 6, 2016 - "RETROGRESSION OF SEVERAL FAMILY-SPONSORED AND EMPLOYMENT-BASED FINAL ACTION DATES FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE FAMILY-SPONSORED: CHINA F4: The increased level of applicant demand being received has necessitated retrogression of... Read More

Visa Bulletin For February 2016
Posted on 8 Jan 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Visa Bulletin For February 2016 - Check out the waiting list . Read More

Visa Bulletin for March 2016
Posted on 8 Feb 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Visa Bulletin For March 2016 " VISA AVAILABILITY IN THE COMING MONTHS FAMILY-sponsored categories (potential monthly movement) Worldwide dates: F1: Three to five weeks F2A: Up to one month F2B: Up to three weeks F3: Up to four weeks F4... Read More

White House Sets Refugee Admission Levels for 2016
Posted on 1 Oct 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

White House, September 29, 2015 "Presidential Determination -- Presidential Determination on Refugee Admissions for Fiscal Year 2016 The admission of up to 85,000 refugees to the United States during Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 is justified by humanitarian... Read More