Immigration Law

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Immigration Quota Reform: Waste Not, Want Not
Posted on 25 Mar 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"[I]mmigrant visa quota numbers evaporate without a trace rather than linger in the environment. Every September 30, all unused immigrant visas for that fiscal year disappear. Moreover, unless Congress intervenes, nothing can be done to recapture... Read More

The L-1 Intracompany Transferee Visa Facing Attack from All Branches of the Federal Government: Angelo A. Paparelli
Posted on 23 Sep 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Part I : "The L-1 — a veritable Clydesdale of work visas — allows executives, managers and employees with specialized knowledge, gained at an overseas affiliate, subsidiary or parent, to enter the U.S. and work in a comparable capacity... Read More

Tags: paparelli , L-1 , visa

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