March 12, 2019

USCIS Plans to Close Field Offices

A leaked staff email from the director of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services details new plans to close all international field offices.
February 27, 2019
H-1B Visa

H-1B Applications Facing Greater Scrutiny, Lower Approval Rates

According to new data released by the Trump administration, fiscal year 2019 H-1B visa applications are being subjected to higher levels of scrutiny and are being rejected at a higher rate.
February 14, 2019
Undocumented Uncertainty

Trump Administration Sued Again for Ending TPS Program

A class-action lawsuit was filed by immigration advocates in federal court this week to reverse the Trump administration's decision to terminate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for around 100,000 immigrants from Honduras and Nepal.
January 25, 2019
H-1B Visa

H-1B Visa Season is Almost Here

Every April, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services begins accepting applications for H-1B visas, non-immigrant visas for specialized occupation workers.
January 8, 2019
Judge Gaveling

Immigration Cases Slowed by Government Shutdown

Immigration courts are notoriously slow and have an enormous backlog of cases. The backlog has been growing for some time and is about to grow even longer due to the partial United States government shutdown.