Obama to take executive action on immigration

On Monday, June 30th, 2014, President Barack Obama announced that he would take executive action to address the United States' immigration problems, starting with redirecting interior resources to the border and asking for recommendations from the Secretary of Homeland Security [...]

By | 2014-07-01T19:31:31+00:00 July 1st, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on Obama to take executive action on immigration

Asylum for LGBT Activist from Nigeria

PLEASE NOTE THAT CASE RESULTS DEPEND UPON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE. CASE RESULTS DESCRIBED BELOW DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY I.S. LAW FIRM, PLLC. I.S. [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:29:16+00:00 May 21st, 2014|asylum, Immigration|Comments Off on Asylum for LGBT Activist from Nigeria

DHS Announces Proposals to Attract and Retain Highly Skilled Immigrants

On May 6, 2014, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced the publication of two proposed rules, including a rule to extend employment authorization to spouses of certain H-1B workers, and a proposal to enhance opportunities for certain groups [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:29:32+00:00 May 9th, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on DHS Announces Proposals to Attract and Retain Highly Skilled Immigrants

CBP Website Now Shows Arrival/Departure History

On May 1, 2014, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) launched a new webpage that offers non-immigrant U.S. visitors access to their I-94 arrival/departure record and their arrival/departure history. The new CBP webpage allows non-immigrant travelers to access arrival/departure [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:29:52+00:00 May 2nd, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on CBP Website Now Shows Arrival/Departure History

USCIS Reaches FY 2015 H-1B Cap

On April 7, 2014, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it has received a sufficient number of H-1B petitions to reach the statutory cap for fiscal year (FY) 2015. USCIS has also received more than the [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:30:00+00:00 April 7th, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on USCIS Reaches FY 2015 H-1B Cap

H-1B Cap Likely To Be Filled by April 7

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin accepting H-1B petitions subject to the fiscal year (FY) 2015 cap on April 1, 2014. The congressionally mandated cap on H-1B visas for FY 2015 is 65,000. The first 20,000 [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:30:06+00:00 March 26th, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on H-1B Cap Likely To Be Filled by April 7

Naturalization Approval through N-336 Hearing

PLEASE NOTE THAT CASE RESULTS DEPEND UPON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE. CASE RESULTS DESCRIBED BELOW DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY I.S. LAW FIRM, PLLC (LAW [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:30:38+00:00 March 21st, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on Naturalization Approval through N-336 Hearing

Healthcare for Immigrants

If you live in the United States, you have probably been hearing a lot about healthcare recently. Specifically, you may have heard about the “Affordable Care Act”, also known as “Obamacare”, and the government-run healthcare website www.healthcare.gov, also [...]

By | 2018-04-03T00:30:42+00:00 March 13th, 2014|Immigration|Comments Off on Healthcare for Immigrants