Nadia Dreid, Law360, Jan. 21, 2022
"The Biden administration has implemented a pair of changes aimed at making it easier for international students in the STEM field to stay and work in the U.S. after graduation by widening the net of careers that...
Here is the Federal Register notice, Update to the Department of Homeland Security STEM Designated Degree Program List.
Here is the DHS announcement, DHS Expands Opportunities in U.S. for STEM Professionals
Here is the DOS announcement, New Initiatives...
Li v. USCIS, July 23, 2021 - See pp. 6-14 for the good results for the Plaintiffs...and counsel! Hats off to Porter Wright attorneys Caroline H. Gentry , Robert H. Cohen and Kirsten R. Fraser !
Cyrus Mehta, July 8, 2019
"DHS promulgated the F-1 STEM optional practical training (OPT) benefit, with the publication of the “24-month STEM OPT Rule” that became effective on May 10, 2016. See 81 FR 13039 . This rule has been the...
NFAP, Mar. 5, 2019
"New research from a former Federal Reserve Bank economist finds no evidence that foreign students participating in Optional Practical Training (OPT) reduce job opportunities for U.S. workers, according to a new report released...