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05 11, 2016
Understanding the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Visa Program

What Is An EB-5 Visa?

Established 1990 as the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program by Congress as part of the Immigration Act of 1990, the EB-5 visa gives foreign investors

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28 10, 2016
Implications Of A Hillary Clinton Or Donald Trump Presidency On US Immigration Policies

With the U.S presidential elections almost here, the whole world watches to see who will be elected 45th president of the United States of America. This is because the policies of a U.S. president&

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20 10, 2016
Understanding the H-1B Requirements & H-1B Visa Cap

Understanding the H-1B Requirements & H-1B Visa Cap

The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa issued by the United States, and allows U.S. employers to hire foreign employees in spe

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12 10, 2016
DHS Proposed Rule On Parole For Foreign Start-Up Entrepreneurs: Potential Benefits And Limitations

Although immigrants make up just about 13% of the population of the United States, over 50% of billion-dollar startups in the U.Shas at least one immigrant founder, ac

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19 03, 2015
USCIS Alert: Premium Processing Temporarily Suspending for H-1B Extensions

Starting May 26, 2015, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will temporarily suspend premium processing for all H-1B Extension of Stay petitions until July 27, 2015. During this time f

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12 01, 2015
DHS Extends Eligibility for Employment Authorization to Certain H-4

WASHINGTON – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director León Rodríguez announced today that, effective May 26, 2015, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is

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21 05, 2014
Deductions from H-1B Nonimmigrant’s Wage

The H-1B visa is one of the nonimmigrant work visas that allow US employers to bring aliens professionals to work in “Specialty Occupation.” According to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigr

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20 04, 2014
FY 2015 H-1B Cap Reached - USCIS

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that it has received a sufficient number of H-1B petitions to reach the statutory cap for fiscal year (FY) 2015.  USCIS has al

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03 02, 2014
Immigration Services during Government Shutdown

The United States government is experiencing its first shutdown after 1996. It means that hundreds of thousands of US employees are on “furlough.” A furlough is a situation where the US

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03 05, 2013
Comprehensive Immigration Reform

After putting Immigration issues on a back burner in his first term, Mr. Obama in his second term is making quick strides in trying to overhaul the immigration laws. Currently, it is estimated that

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