Blog Posts in 2021

  • 19-May-2021

    Biometrics Rescheduling by Phone Enabled

    Contact Center for Rescheduling Biometrics Service Appointment U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), in order to create more efficiency, has set up a USCIS Contact Center (800-375-5283) so that stakeholders can call to reschedule ...
  • 1-Apr-2021

    President Biden's Measures on Immigration

    Grand Ambition and Positive Regulatory Actions Immediately upon taking office, President Biden enacted a series of Administrative and Regulatory Actions to stop the anti-immigration policies of his predecessor. He also has also proposed a sweeping ...
  • 19-Mar-2021

    U.S. Department of Labor Delays Effective Date of Trump Era Wage Increases for H-1B Visas and PERM

    DOL to Evaluate Wage Data, and Fully Review Proposed Rules The USDOL further extended the effective date of Trump Era draconian measures on H-1B visa and PERM wage requirements that were intended to gut these two employment visa programs. The DOL has ...
  • 16-Mar-2021

    Immigration Updates

    USCIS May Re-Consider Adverse H-1B Decisions and Provide Pathway to Approval Public Charge Rule Rescinded The USCIS on Friday, March 12, 2021 announced that it may “reopen and/or reconsider” denials of H-1B visa petitions based on the ...
  • 19-Feb-2021

    Biden Administration Introduces Immigration Reform Proposal

    Pathway to Legalized Status and Citizenship for Undocumented ‘Noncitizens’ Reform of Employment Immigration including Wage Based Allocation of H-1B Visas Additional Immigration Friendly Reforms The Biden Administration’s Immigration ...
  • 8-Feb-2021

    2022 H-1B Cap Lottery - UPDATE

    IMPORTANT DATES – H-1B REGISTRATION PROCESS TIMELINE The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has announced that the 2022 H-1B Cap Lottery will be continue via the electronic registration process, which was implemented in 2020. March 9: H-1B ...
  • 5-Feb-2021

    President Biden's Immigration Proposal

    President Biden’s Immigration Proposal 2022 H-1B Cap Lottery to Continue to be Randomized Computer Based Trump Policy Memorandum that Deemed ‘Computer Programmers’ to Not Qualify as a Specialty Occupation Position Rescinded The ...
  • 22-Jan-2021

    Trump's DHS Makes Last Gasp Efforts to Eliminate H-1B Visa Program

    Trump’s DHS Makes Last Gasp Efforts to Eliminate H-1B Visa Program DHS and DOL Rules Aim to Make H-1B Filings Impossible The Trump Administration in its assault on immigration has, in a last gasp effort, attempted to fatally undermine the ...
  • 22-Jan-2021

    President Biden Puts All Recent Trump Regulations in Abeyance

    President Biden Puts All Recent Trump Regulations in Abeyance Trump Regulations to Decapitate Business Immigration Withdrawn or Postponed President Biden went into action immediately after his swearing-in ceremony by signing a series of executive ...
  • 22-Jan-2021

    President Biden's Immigration Proposal

    President Biden’s Immigration Proposal Republican Senators Pour Cold Water. Indicate Narrower Bill Maybe Possible. President Biden’s comprehensive immigration proposals arrived on Capitol Hill and was immediately met with strong ...
  • 17-Jan-2021

    Immigration Update

    Trump’s DHS Makes Last Gasp Efforts to Eliminate H-1B Visas DHS and DOL Rules Aim to Make H-1B Filings Impossible The Trump Administration in its assault on immigration has, in a last gasp effort, attempted to undermine the non-immigrant and ...
  • 7-Jan-2021

    Immigration Update

    USCIS Issues Final Rule on H-1B Cap Visa Selection Process DHS Final Rules Includes Procedures IF the Registration Process is Suspended The Trump Administration has continued efforts to contravene legislative process and enact measures on immigration ...