Immigration Law

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EB2 India and China Visa Retrogression Likely in May
Posted on 27 Mar 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"In a March 22, 2012 meeting with Charlie Oppenheim, the Department of State Visa Chief informed Mr. Ware that visa retrogression in the Employment-Based 2nd preference category for nationals of India and China is likely in May. Mr. Oppenheim... Read More

Indian Physicians Victims of Epidemic J-1 Visa Denials at American Consulates in India
Posted on 8 Jun 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Jan Pederson writes: "There have been credible reports that dozens of Indian physicians who have been accepted into medical residency programs in the United States to begin on July 1, 2012, are being denied J-1 visas to return to the United States... Read More

Duane Morris LLP: February Visa Bulletin, EB-2 for China and India Moves 12 Months and Other Immigration Law Updates
Posted on 23 Jan 2012 by Duane Morris LLP

February Visa Bulletin, EB-2 for China and India Moves 12 Months The employment-based second preference category for Indian and Chinese nationals is scheduled for another significant advancement on February 1, 2012. All applicants who have priority... Read More

Off-Message Immigration Bureaucrats Undermine the President's Jobs Push by Refusing L-1 Specialist Visas to Indian Citizens
Posted on 1 Oct 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The State Department defends its high Indian refusal rate by suggesting that the posts in India receive more L-1B applications and approve more L-1B visas than any other U.S. consulates or embassies worldwide. Neither State nor USCIS has explained... Read More