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Daniel M. Kowalski
OFLC Posts Stats, Disclosure Data, Factsheets (Apr. 18, 2017)

OFLC, Apr. 18, 2017 - "The OFLC PERM, H-2A, H-2B, Prevailing Wage, and H-1B program disclosure data files for Quarter 2 of FY 2017 are now available. The Office of Foreign Labor Certification has posted updated program factsheets containing the Quarter...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Feds Sued for Deporting DACA Recipient

Joshua Barajas, PBS NewsHour, Apr. 19, 2017 - "A 23-year-old immigrant who says he was cleared to work and live in the U.S. under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program has been deported, according to his lawyers. It’s believed...

Daniel M. Kowalski
CA2 on India, Asylum, Timeliness, Credibility, Relocation: Singh v. Sessions (unpub.)

Singh v. Sessions, Apr. 14, 2017 (unpub.) - "[T]he agency required Singh to definitively establish his arrival date, and ignored evidence that Singh lived in India during the year preceding his filing, which was material to whether he filed his application...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Matter of O-A-, Inc., Adopted Decision 2017-03 (AAO Apr. 17, 2017)

Matter of O-A-, Inc., Adopted Decision 2017-03 (AAO Apr. 17, 2017) "Matter of O-A-, Inc. clarifies that USCIS must conduct a case-specific analysis to determine whether, at the time a provisional certificate is issued, a beneficiary has completed...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Fraud Alert: DHS OIG Hotline Telephone Number Has Been Used in Scam To Obtain Personally Identifiable Information

DHS OIG, Apr. 19, 2017 - "The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) is issuing this fraud alert to warn citizens of reports that the DHS OIG Hotline telephone number has been used recently as part of a telephone...

Daniel M. Kowalski
USCIS Will Issue Redesigned Green Cards and Employment Authorization Documents

USCIS, Apr. 19, 2017 - "U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services today announced a redesign to the Permanent Resident Card (also known as a Green Card) and the Employment Authorization Document (EAD) as part of the Next Generation Secure Identification...