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Expansion of the Provisional Waiver: Good News, But Could Be Better - David Isaacson

David Isaacson, Sept. 26, 2016 - "On July 29, 2016, USCIS published in the Federal Register the final version of a previously-proposed rule expanding the provisional waiver program. The new rule, Expansion of Provisional Unlawful Presence Waivers...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Gaucho Churrasqueiro Chef Position Can Be L-1 Specialized Knowledge: Fogo de Chao v. DHS

Fogo de Chao v. DHS, Sept. 26, 2016 - "...the Court concludes that the record is more than “adequate to support a conclusion” that Fogo’s gaucho churrasqueiro position involves specialized knowledge of Fogo’s product and its...

Daniel M. Kowalski
I've Got ITINs on My Mind - Prof. Francine J. Lipman

Prof. Francine J. Lipman, Sept. 24, 2016 - "Among the many amazing opportunities I have had as a law professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas is continuing my work with immigrants on their tax issues. As I have written about at length unauthorized...

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News Excerpts From the Oct. 1, 2016, Bender’s Immigration Bulletin

H-1B Practice Alert | U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced that the period of transferring H-1B petitions from the California and Vermont Service Centers to the Nebraska Service Center ended August 31, 2016. USCIS to Adopt Parole...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Attorney Matt Adams to be Honored for Major Federal Court Victory for Immigrant Detainees

Leslie Brown, Sept. 21, 2016 - "The win last year was a game-changer. Thanks to a class-action lawsuit brought by several public interest attorneys, a federal judge ruled that immigrants with mental disabilities facing deportation proceedings are...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Judge Denies Govt. Motion to Dismiss H-1B Lottery Lawsuit - Tenrec, Inc., v. USCIS

Entrylaw.com, Sept. 22, 2016 - " ORDER DENYING GOVERNMENT'S MOTION TO DISMISS . The Honorable Judge Simon denied the government's motion to dismiss the lawsuit, allowing the case to proceed. The Court set a hearing for December 19, 2016 at...