Immigration Law

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THE AAO ON H-1B VISA CREDENTIAL EVALUATIONS AND THE 'THREE-FOR-ONE" RULE
Posted on 27 Feb 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"As immigration practitioners, we file H-1B visa petitions all the time. We know that in each petition, the employer must demonstrate that the position requires a professional in a specialty occupation and that the foreign national – the intended... Read More

Cyrus D. Mehta on Equivalent Degree Traps
Posted on 6 Feb 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Cyrus D. Mehta, Feb. 5, 2016 - "Navigating immigration law is already challenging, and it becomes increasingly more so when one is dealing with the DOL and the USCIS, who are committed to different standards relating to equivalency. What is worse... Read More

USCIS Claims it Does Not Rely Exclusively on EDGE Database for Educational Opinions; We Disagree
Posted on 21 Dec 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"In a March 13, 2014 letter to Joseph Crowley, Member, US House of Representatives, recently obtained by the American Immigration Lawyers Association, USCIS Chief James W. McCament claims that, “USCIS does not endorse or encourage the use of... Read More