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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

Corporate Corner: Immigration Enforcement — Employers Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place Again

Employers have been audited and penalized over the years for [...]

By | 2019-09-12T23:13:57+00:00 September 12th, 2019|Corporate Corner, Corporate Immigratoin, H-1B Visas, I-9, Uncategorized, USCIS|Comments Off on Corporate Corner: Immigration Enforcement — Employers Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place Again

EB-5 and Derivative Rights – What Does Mu v Barr Really Mean?

By: Joseph Barnett Yesterday, a panel of the Ninth Circuit Court [...]

By | 2019-09-07T00:50:54+00:00 September 6th, 2019|EB-5, Joseph Barnett, Uncategorized, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on EB-5 and Derivative Rights – What Does Mu v Barr Really Mean?

Corporate Corner: Premium Processing – A Necessary Evil?

Is paying an extra $1,410 now a necessary evil? Shouldn't [...]

By | 2019-09-03T21:55:41+00:00 September 3rd, 2019|Corporate Corner, Corporate Immigratoin, H-1B Visas, USCIS|Comments Off on Corporate Corner: Premium Processing – A Necessary Evil?

Corporate Corner: Immigration Compliance for Employers, Part 1 I-9 Audits – Trends & Tips for Employers

There has been a noticeable surge in audits of employers' [...]

By | 2019-08-21T19:00:51+00:00 August 19th, 2019|Corporate Corner, Corporate Immigratoin, E-Verify, I-9, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Corporate Corner: Immigration Compliance for Employers, Part 1 I-9 Audits – Trends & Tips for Employers

Corporate Corner: H-1B and L-1A/B Visas Are Getting Harder To Obtain

As many in the field have observed, obtaining an H-1B [...]

By | 2019-08-14T19:40:56+00:00 August 12th, 2019|Corporate Corner, Corporate Immigratoin, H-1B Visas, Non-Immigrant Visa, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Corporate Corner: H-1B and L-1A/B Visas Are Getting Harder To Obtain

Client Alert: New EB-5 Minimum Investment Amount $900k & $1.8mil Effective Nov. 21, 2019

Today, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) published a final [...]

By | 2019-07-24T23:35:46+00:00 July 24th, 2019|EB-5, Uncategorized, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Client Alert: New EB-5 Minimum Investment Amount $900k & $1.8mil Effective Nov. 21, 2019