USCIS

Employer’s At-a-Glance Guide to USCIS’ New H-1B Lottery Process

By Charina Garcia and Bernard Wolfsdorf The H-1B visa is one [...]

By | 2019-12-12T00:34:14+00:00 December 10th, 2019|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Corporate Immigratoin, H-1B Visas, USCIS, Visa Lottery|Comments Off on Employer’s At-a-Glance Guide to USCIS’ New H-1B Lottery Process

USCIS Announces Implementation of H-1B Electronic Registration Process for Fiscal Year 2021 Cap Season

WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services today announced that it has [...]

By | 2019-12-10T02:42:09+00:00 December 6th, 2019|H-1B Visas, Uncategorized, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on USCIS Announces Implementation of H-1B Electronic Registration Process for Fiscal Year 2021 Cap Season

Questions and Answers Regarding the H-1B Lottery Changes – A New Registration Process for 2020, or Not?

On November 8, 2019, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) [...]

By | 2019-12-10T02:58:07+00:00 November 26th, 2019|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Charina Garcia, H-1B Visas, John Baik, Uncategorized, USCIS, Visa Lottery, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Questions and Answers Regarding the H-1B Lottery Changes – A New Registration Process for 2020, or Not?

United States: USCIS Announces Various Changes to Immigration Fees

US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced that, effective [...]

By | 2019-12-05T19:35:05+00:00 November 22nd, 2019|Blog, Corporate Immigratoin, Employment Based Immigration, H-1B Visas, USCIS|Comments Off on United States: USCIS Announces Various Changes to Immigration Fees

Important Updates on EB-5 from U.S. Department of State – Indian EB-5 Estimates Reduced – Prepare to File Last Chance Cases BEFORE November 21, 2019

This week, Mr. Charles Oppenheim, Chief, Immigrant Visa Control & [...]

By | 2019-11-01T17:54:11+00:00 November 1st, 2019|EB-5, green card, I-526, Immigrant Visa, Robert Blanco, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Important Updates on EB-5 from U.S. Department of State – Indian EB-5 Estimates Reduced – Prepare to File Last Chance Cases BEFORE November 21, 2019

EB-5 Minimum Investment Amount Increases to $900,000 November 21, 2019 – Can an EB-5 Applicant Invest Less Than the Full $500,000 Now and Still Qualify?

By: Joey Barnett and Vivian Zhu With the minimum EB-5 investment [...]

By | 2019-10-30T22:36:59+00:00 October 30th, 2019|EB-5, Joseph Barnett, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on EB-5 Minimum Investment Amount Increases to $900,000 November 21, 2019 – Can an EB-5 Applicant Invest Less Than the Full $500,000 Now and Still Qualify?

Client Alert: U.S. District Court Enjoins Public Charge Rule

Practice Alert: DHS’s Public Charge Final Rule On Wednesday, August [...]

By | 2019-10-12T00:06:42+00:00 October 12th, 2019|Client Alert, Corporate Corner, Corporate Immigratoin, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Client Alert: U.S. District Court Enjoins Public Charge Rule

Client Alert: FY 2020 Update – ‘Dates for Filing’ Permitted for October Adjustment Applications; House Votes to Extend EB-5 Regional Centers Funding

As anticipated with the imminent start of fiscal year 2020, [...]

By | 2019-09-24T20:30:19+00:00 September 24th, 2019|Client Alert, EB-1, EB-2, EB-5, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Client Alert: FY 2020 Update – ‘Dates for Filing’ Permitted for October Adjustment Applications; House Votes to Extend EB-5 Regional Centers Funding

Corporate Corner: Social Media Scrutiny Increases for Immigration Benefit Applications

As WR has noted in previous blogs, in this era [...]

By | 2019-09-21T00:02:12+00:00 September 20th, 2019|Corporate Corner, Corporate Immigratoin, USCIS|Comments Off on Corporate Corner: Social Media Scrutiny Increases for Immigration Benefit Applications

5 Things We Learned from the September 2019 EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Listening Session

By: Joseph Barnett and Bernard Wolfsdorf We tuned into the [...]

By | 2019-09-16T19:36:13+00:00 September 16th, 2019|Bernard Wolfsdorf, EB-5, I-526, Joseph Barnett, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on 5 Things We Learned from the September 2019 EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Listening Session