Immigration Law

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News Excerpts From the May 15, 2016, Bender’s Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 13 May 2016 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

USCIS Finishes Data Entry for Cap-Subject H-1B FY17 Applications | USCIS announced on May 2 that it has finished data entry for cap-subject H-1B petitions. It will begin returning those not chosen in the lottery. Some petitions are being transferred... Read More

W.D. Mo. on H-1B Benching, Illegal Fee Shifting: Greater Mo. Medical Pro-Care Providers, Inc. v. Perez
Posted on 2 Nov 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"This case originated on or about June 23, 2006 when Alena Gay Arat, a therapist from the Philippines, submitted an H-1B complaint against Greater Missouri. Arat made several allegations, including: Greater Missouri failed to pay her and other H... Read More

Attorney's Fees Awarded; Bad Faith Conduct by DOS, USCIS: Guerra v. USA
Posted on 31 Dec 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"After careful review of the record during the course of these proceedings, as well as consideration of the conduct underlying the litigation, the Court finds that this is the exceptionable case where an award of bad faith fees is necessary to compensate... Read More