Immigration Law

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News Excerpts From the June 1, 2014, Bender’s Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 22 May 2014 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

CBP Launches Website for I-94 and Travel History Retrieval On May 1, 2014, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) introduced a new website that will allow nonimmigrants in the United States to obtain their I-94 arrival/departure records for any point... Read More

Advance Copy of OFAC Final Rule, Syria Sanctions
Posted on 1 May 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) is amending the Syrian Sanctions Regulations (the “Regulations”) and reissuing them in their entirety, in order to implement Executive Order... Read More

Advance Copy of OFAC Final Rule: Cuban Assets Control Regulations
Posted on 15 Jan 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) is amending the Cuban Assets Control Regulations to implement policy changes announced by the President on December 17, 2014 to further engage and empower the Cuban people... Read More

Tags: Cuba , OFAC , final rule

Advance Copy of OFAC General License G (Iran)
Posted on 18 Aug 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"On March 19, 2014, OFAC issued General License G authorizing certain academic exchanges between U.S. academic institutions and Iranian universities and the exportation or importation of certain educational services. On March 20, 2014, OFAC made... Read More

OFAC Syrian Sanctions Final Rule, Immigration Implications
Posted on 2 May 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (‘‘OFAC’’) is amending the Syrian Sanctions Regulations (the ‘‘Regulations’’) and reissuing them in their entirety, in order... Read More

Tags: sanctions , Syria , OFAC

OFAC General License G Affects Iranian Students
Posted on 7 Apr 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Today, the Office of Foreign Assets Control issued Iran General License G authorizing accredited U.S. academic institutions to establish and operate undergraduate and graduate academic exchange agreements with Iranian universities, including the... Read More