Immigration Law

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AAO 212(e) (J Waiver Hardship) Victory by Hake & Schmitt
Posted on 13 Jun 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Brian Schmitt writes: "For about a 9-10 month period, the USCIS CSC was very hostile towards I-612 hardship and persecution cases. We received an RFE on almost every case we filed. We overcame just about all of the RFEs except for the one we received... Read More

USDA J-Waiver Criteria
Posted on 9 Nov 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

CRITERIA FOR IGA ENDORSEMENT CONSIDERATION IN SUPPORT OF TWO-YEAR FOREIGN RESIDENCE REQUIREMENT WAIVERS "Under Section 212(e) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (Title 8 of the U.S. Code), an interested United States Government agency may... Read More

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CA6 on J Waivers, H-1B, Back Wages: Kutty v. DOL
Posted on 20 Aug 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Dr. Mohan Kutty appeals the district court’s affirmance of the Department of Labor (DOL) Administrative Review Board’s (ARB) determination that he is personally liable for back wages, including expenses physicians hired by his clinics... Read More