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Jun 25, 2019Statistics on Naturalization
May 31, 2019USCIS statistical report
Mar 19, 2019H-1B FY 2020 Cap
Oct 14, 2018Indie & Foreign Film Festival to Start 10/15
Oct 12, 2018Policy Alert on Marriage and Living in Marital Union Requirements for Naturalization
Oct 11, 2018Campaign to #FreetheFamilies
Oct 3, 2018Diversity Visa Program DV-2020 (Green Card Lottery) Now Open
Sep 22, 2018Proposals to Restrict New Green Cards for Those on Public Aid
Aug 22, 2018USCIS Issues Final Guidance on Unlawful Presence for Students and Exchange Visitors
Jul 13, 2018Updated Policy Guidance for Requests for Evidence
Apr 6, 2018H-1B Cap Count for Fiscal Year 2019
Dec 18, 2017Clarification of TN Status for Economists
Aug 24, 2017Current I-9 Form Valid to Sept 17
Jul 25, 2017H-1B Premium Processing to Resume for Certain Cap-Exempt Petitions
Jul 12, 2017US to Put Hold on International Entrepreneur Rule
Jun 28, 2017Eve was on TV for the Townhall for the Filipino Community
Jun 26, 2017New I-485 Green Card Form
Jun 26, 2017SCOTUS Says No Ban on Travel for Those with U.S. Connections but Will Hear Full Case in October
Jun 23, 2017Premium Processing to Resume for Conrad 30 H-1Bs
Jun 22, 2017Supreme Court says Citizenship can't be reversed for minor falsehoods
Apr 19, 2017Green Card and Employment Cards to be Redesigned
Apr 7, 2017USCIS Reaches FY2018 H-1B Cap
Mar 15, 2017H-1B Cap Subject Petitions
Jan 3, 2017New Forms Accepted Until 2/17/2017
Jan 1, 2017Happy New Year
Nov 30, 2016USCIS Filing Fee Increase Effective 12/23
Oct 23, 20162016 Outstanding Americans by Choice
Sep 9, 2016EB-5 Program Extended
Aug 26, 2016Proposed Program for International Entrepreneurs
Aug 26, 2016Couple Pleads Guilty to H1B Visa Fraud Scheme
Apr 6, 2016USCIS Reaches H-1B Cap FY 2017
Dec 1, 2015Deadline to Apply for Temporary Protected Status for Nepalis
Dec 1, 2015An Interesting Ted Talk on Refugees
Nov 25, 2015Happy Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving Office Hours
Nov 20, 2015Office Move to 17th Floor
Nov 19, 2015More Mexicans Leaving Than Coming to the U.S.
Feb 13, 2015Why New York State Lawmakers Must Pass Gov. Cuomo's Dream Act
Jan 26, 2015Blizzard in NYC - Office Closing Early
Jan 15, 2015White House blasts House on immigration
Jan 7, 2015Republicans appear unwilling to end immigration inertia
Dec 17, 2014Federal Judge Calls Obama’s Immigration Actions Unlawful
Nov 26, 2014Office is Closed on Thursday and Friday (11/27~28) for Thanksgiving.
Nov 24, 2014Executive Actions on Immigration
Nov 24, 2014DHS Announces Temporary Protected Status Designations for Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone
Nov 19, 2014Tune In: The President Addresses the Nation on Immigration Reform
Nov 5, 2014Was Immigration Delay Obama’s Biggest Mistake?
Nov 2, 2014Romney: GOP Senate would pass immigration reform
Oct 30, 2014Immigration Advocates Warn Obama Not to Think Small
Oct 27, 2014Janet Napolitano Voices Support For Immigration Executive Action
Sep 26, 2014Military Path Opened for Young Immigrants
Sep 18, 2014To Help Unaccompanied Minors, New York City Posts Representatives at Immigration Court
Sep 18, 2014NYC Municipal IDs to Offer Free Memberships to Museums and Zoos.
Sep 17, 2014Top 10 Reasons to Consider Becoming a U.S. Citizen
Sep 3, 2014Why Obama Won't Act on Immigration
Aug 19, 2014September 2014 Visa Bulletin
Aug 18, 2014Behind Closed Doors, Obama Crafts Executive Actions
Aug 13, 2014Democrats Lay Groundwork For Obama To Take Big Steps On Immigration
Jul 31, 2014Backlogged Immigration Courts Speed Up Children's Cases
Jul 28, 2014Republicans are absent on immigration reform
Jul 25, 2014U.S. Weighs Refugee Status For Honduran Youth Displaced By Armed Conflict
Jul 24, 2014Immigration Activists Hold Funeral For GOP: It's 'Dead To Our Community'
Jul 24, 2014Recess looming, lawmakers appear stuck on Obama’s immigration funding request
Jul 11, 2014The Children of the Drug Wars A Refugee Crisis, Not an Immigration Crisis
Jun 19, 2014Rupert Murdoch Says Immigration Reform Can't Wait
Jun 5, 2014Pentagon Plan to Enlist Young Immigrants Is Delayed at White House’s Request
May 30, 2014Obama delays immigration action to give GOP one last shot at reform
May 22, 2014Memorial Day Closing
May 22, 2014John Boehner: Talks about bringing ENLIST act to floor
May 20, 201412th Annual Top Women in Business Awards draws nearly 1,000
May 15, 2014Tea Party Leader: Conservatives Must Push For Immigration Reform
May 15, 2014Conservatives Prepare to Go to Battle Over ENLIST Act
May 2, 2014Peter King urges immigration reform
May 1, 2014Boehner assures Republicans he won't push immigration reform
Apr 5, 2014Council Member Van Bramer Holds 5th Annual Women’s History Celebration & Open House
Mar 14, 2014Obama's Promise to Review Deportations Has Risks
Mar 7, 2014Immigration advocates step up pressure on Obama to ease deportations.
Mar 6, 2014Temporary Protected Status Extended for Haitians
Feb 27, 2014Pew finds broad support for immigrants
Feb 27, 2014Proposed New York Dream Act Receives Unexpected Support
Feb 15, 2014Office is Closed on Monday, February 17, 2014 (President's Day)
Feb 7, 2014Boehner: Immigration reform stalls because GOP has ‘widespread doubt’ about Obama
Jan 31, 2014Obama Hints He May Be Open to Immigration Deal With G.O.P.
Jan 24, 2014Is There Any Hope For Immigration Reform On The Hill?
Jan 15, 2014Inside Boehner's Election-Year Immigration Strategy
Jan 10, 2014Bob Goodlatte: 'No Reason' Immigration Reform Couldn't Give Legal Status To Undocumented
Jan 8, 2014Boehner says GOP will soon outline immigration position
Jan 7, 2014Inside Boehner's Election-Year Immigration Strategy
Jan 3, 2014Boehner Is Said to Back Change on Immigration
Jan 3, 2014California grants law license to undocumented immigrant
Dec 27, 2013Arizona Will Issue Driver Licenses to PIPers
Dec 27, 2013New Jersey Gov. Christie Signs Version of Dream Act Into Law
Dec 27, 2013Immigration Reform Must Redress the Current Law's Gender Biases.
Dec 18, 2013The January 2014 Visa Bulletin
Dec 16, 2013The Philippines Requests Immigration Relief for its People
Dec 2, 2013Support Immigration Reform! Rockefeller Tree Lighting on 12/4/2013
Nov 29, 2013Plea to End Deportations Heard Nationwide as Activist Interrupts Obama Speech on Immigration
Nov 29, 2013Report Shows 63% Support Citizenship for Undocumented
Nov 22, 2013Boehner says immigration not dead issue but offers no timetable for vote on legislation
Nov 22, 2013Biden Meets With Advocates Staging Immigration Protest Fast
Nov 20, 2013Obama to halt deportations of US military relatives
Nov 20, 2013Record Number of International Students Add $24 billion to U.S. Economy
Nov 20, 2013State Department Final Rule: New T-6 Visa Category
Nov 15, 2013USCIS Reminds Filipino Nationals Impacted by Typhoon Haiyan of Available Immigration Relief Measures
Nov 15, 2013John Boehner just put immigration reform on life support
Nov 13, 2013The December Visa Bulletin.
Nov 8, 2013Court Approves Settlement in National Class Action Lawsuit on Work Authorization for Asylum Seekers
Nov 8, 2013Obama seeks to build momentum for immigration overhaul
Nov 8, 2013Poll: 77% of Americans Favor Path to Citizenship
Nov 1, 2013Stand Up For Immigrants: a public forum on immigration
Nov 1, 2013Third House Republican Signs On To Immigration Reform Bill
Oct 25, 2013Time Has Come for a Renewed Push on Immigration Reform
Oct 25, 2013Silicon Valley readies immigration push
Oct 25, 2013Workload Transfer from National Benefits Center to Service Centers
Oct 18, 2013Important Information on Form I-129 H-1B, H-2A, and H-2B Petitions
Oct 18, 2013Obama plans immigration push after fiscal crisis ends
Oct 16, 2013Four Out of Nine of this Year’s U.S. Nobel Prize Winners are Immigrants.
Oct 11, 2013Notorious notarios prey on immigrants
Oct 2, 20132015 DV Lottery Opens October 1, 2013
Oct 2, 2013What Happens During a Government Shutdown
Sep 27, 2013House Democrats Crafting Immigration Proposal
Sep 20, 2013Korean American Lawyers Association of Greater New York (KALAGNY) to Dicuss Free Legal Consultation.
Sep 20, 20132013 Immigration Reform: ‘Focus Hasn’t Changed,’ Says White House
Sep 20, 2013New USCIS Processing Time Reports
Sep 20, 2013Immigration Reform Put On The Back Burner as White House and Congress Continue To Debate Syria
Sep 20, 2013House Republican leader lays out citizenship possibility for immigrants
Sep 11, 2013Visa Bulletin for October 2013
Aug 30, 2013Hidden DHS Program Delays Citizenship for Muslims: Report
Aug 30, 2013The office is closed in observance of Labor Day holiday (9/2/2013)
Aug 20, 2013Recent Telephone Scams Targeting USCIS Applicants and Petitioners
Aug 20, 2013U.S. Embassy and USCIS Office in Manila Are Temporarily Closed Due to Flooding
Aug 16, 2013Take Action This Recess!
Aug 16, 2013Study Offers a Picture of DACA Applicants
Aug 16, 2013Only Half of Eligible Immigrants Sign Up for DACA
Aug 16, 2013Auto mechanic declared citizen after four years locked up in immigration detention
Aug 16, 2013September Visa Bulletin
Aug 14, 2013Push to legalize children of illegal immigrants is new flash point in debate
Aug 14, 2013USCIS Service Center Workload Transfers
Aug 14, 2013CBP Notice: Expansion of Global Entry Eligibility to Certain Citizens
Aug 9, 2013Immigration Reform Campaign Doesn't Stop
Aug 9, 2013How Dumb Is Immigration Debate? This Dumb
Aug 7, 2013Schumer says immigration bill can pass despite House’s methodical approach
Aug 7, 2013The First Immigration Public Defender System
Aug 2, 2013Immigration Activists Arrested In Pro-Reform Protest Near Capitol
Aug 2, 2013Same-Sex Spouses to Get U.S. Visas After Court Ruling
Jul 26, 2013DHS to reconsider immigration petitions for gay couples
Jul 26, 2013USCIS Opens New FAQ Section for Same-Sex Marriages
Jul 24, 2013Why It Costs Immigrants $680 to Apply for Naturalization
Jul 24, 2013Revised Form I-129F
Jul 18, 2013Immigration could hinge on August recess
Jul 12, 2013Why Immigration reform is good for our economy [VIDEO]
Jul 12, 2013No easy road ahead on immigration in GOP House
Jul 12, 2013Detention Quota Holds Firm Despite Decline in Illegal Immigration
Jul 12, 2013Growers, Orchard and Dairy Owners Worry About Fate of Immigration Bills
Jul 12, 2013Secretary of Homeland Security, Janet Napolitano resigning
Jul 8, 2013ACTION ALERT ! Call Your Member of Congress this Tuesday, July 9th!
Jul 3, 2013Implementation of the Supreme Court Ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act
Jun 27, 2013Senate, Ending Debate, Moves to Final Vote on Immigration
Jun 27, 2013DOMA Ruling’s Impact on Immigration
Jun 27, 2013Senate Passes Immigration Overhaul
Jun 26, 2013Supreme Court DOMA Decision! We are accepting consultations!
Jun 21, 2013CBO: Senate immigration bill would cut deficits by $200 billion over decade
Jun 21, 2013White House Offers Stealth Campaign to Support Immigration Bill
Jun 21, 2013Senators Reach Deal on Border Security Proposals
Jun 20, 2013ACTION ALERT: Urge Senators to Vote YES on Amendments for Women and Families in CIR!
Jun 20, 2013Study: Latinos Learn English Faster Than Past Immigrants
Jun 19, 2013Proposal Would Allow More Women to Come to U.S. Under Immigration Bill
Jun 6, 2013Do Republicans want immigration reform?
Jun 6, 2013Conservatives Split on Citizenship Path in Immigration Bill
Jun 6, 2013Immigration Windfall Could Exceed $4.6 Trillion: Wall Street Journal
Jun 5, 2013Free June 10th Webinar:How to Promote Good Legal Advice for Immigrants and Protect Your Community against Fraud
Jun 5, 2013ACLU Sues Immigration Agencies over 'Voluntary Departure' Procedures
Jun 4, 2013Nevada Gross Misdemeanor Statue Modified to 364 Days
Jun 4, 2013OCAHO:Failur to Timely Prepare I-9 a Substantive and 'Serious' Violation
Jun 2, 2013The Political and Economic Power of Immigrants, Latinos, and Asians in the Empire State
May 31, 2013MPI Brief Offers Deomgraphic , Socioeconimic Profile of Unauthorized Immigrants in the United States
May 31, 2013ICE's FOIA Office Backlog Shows Ballooning Wait Times
May 31, 2013Senate Democrates Plan June 10 Start on Immigration Bill
May 31, 2013For Medicare, Immigrants Offer Surplus, Study Finds
May 29, 2013The Economic Benefits of Comprehensive Immigration Reform
May 29, 2013Startup Visa Could Create At Least 1.6 Million U.S. Jobs In The Next 10 Years
May 24, 2013Office Closed on Memorial Day( Monday, May 27, 2013)
May 22, 2013The Road to Reform
May 21, 2013Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act (Updated 5/21/13)
May 21, 2013Immigration Overhaul Wins Panel’s Backing in the Senate
May 17, 2013US-VISIT Changes its name to OBIM
May 17, 2013Managing Illegal Immigration to the United States. How Effective is Enforment?
May 16, 2013Update on Receipt Notices for FY2014 H-1B Cap Cases(Updated 5.16.13)
May 15, 2013USCIS Podcasts: Civil Surgeons, Form I-693
May 14, 2013BIA Rejects USCIS "DOMA Denial" of Green Card Petition
May 14, 2013Show Your Support and Join the #FamilyUnity Photo Campaign
May 10, 2013USCIS to Expand Entrepreneurs in Residence Initiative
May 6, 2013G.O.P. Opponents Plan Immigration Bill Attack
May 5, 2013Practice Alert: DACA Interviews at Local USCIS Field Offices
May 3, 2013CBP to Begin Rollout of Automated Form I-94 Arrival/Departure Record
May 2, 2013Diversity Visa Program:DV-2014 Instructions
May 1, 2013Reports of Non-Cap I-129 Receipts Taking 30 Days or More
May 1, 2013A Plea from America's Scholars
Apr 29, 2013Milken conference panel:Immigration reform would boost economy
Apr 26, 2013Asian lawmakers fear changes to visa programs would keep families apart
Apr 23, 2013Immigration Bill Would Aid Security, Napolitano Says
Apr 20, 2013Immigration and Fear
Apr 19, 2013Boston Bombings Shadow Immigration Bill
Apr 17, 2013Senate Immigration Bill- The Good, Bad and Ugly
Feb 8, 2013Office Closed Early Due to Storm
Feb 8, 2013USCIS Offices and Service Centers Across Northeast to Close Early Due to Winter Storm
Jan 29, 2013The President's Speech on Immigration Reform
Jan 23, 2013Poll Shows Most Support a Path to Citizenship for Undocumented
Jan 3, 2013Boehner Is Said to Back Change on Immigration
Jan 3, 2013Boehner Is Said to Back Change on Immigration
Jan 3, 2013Boehner Is Said to Back Change on Immigration
Jan 3, 2013Boehner Is Said to Back Change on Immigration
Dec 17, 2012Comfort Ye Concert to Benefit the Homeless
Oct 31, 2012Office Open 10-31-2012
Oct 31, 2012List of Closed USCIS Offices Due to Storm Damage
Oct 28, 2012Office Closed Monday, October 29, 2012
Oct 25, 2012Reminder Green Card Lottery Expires on 11/3/2012
Sep 21, 2012Republican STEM Visa Bill Fails
Aug 10, 2012Green Card Lottery to Begin on October 2, 2012
Jul 11, 2012Tatoos Giving Problems at Visa Interviews
Jul 4, 2012President Obama to Speak at a Naturalization Ceremony on 7/4
Jun 26, 2012Supreme Court Decision in Arizona SB1070 Case
Jun 15, 2012Breaking News - Deferred Action to be given to DREAMERS!
May 25, 2012Office is Closed Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day
May 4, 2012Changes to J-1 Program
Apr 27, 2012Filipino Hotel Workers File Suit
Apr 25, 2012Letter to the Editor about SB 1070 - Arizona Law
Apr 23, 2012Temporary Protected Status for Syrian Nationals in the US
Apr 10, 2012Numbers for the First Week of H-1B Filings
Apr 7, 2012Republicans to present their own dream act
Apr 7, 2012Undocumented student publishes a book on how live without status
Apr 5, 2012Backlog in Immigrant Visa Numbers for Chinese and Indian Nationals - Again!
Apr 2, 2012A guilty plea for filing fake labor certifications
Apr 2, 2012FAQ on H-1B Cap Gap
Mar 30, 2012USCIS to Accept H-1B Petitions for Fiscal Year 2013 on 4/2/2012
Mar 28, 2012Fear of Deportation Stops Victims from Reporting Crimes
Mar 28, 2012A great op-ed piece in The Times about immigration detention
Mar 23, 2012Indian companies protest US handling of L-1Bs
Mar 22, 2012Eve's article about getting client testimonials
Jan 23, 2012Poll Shows Most Support a Path to Citizenship for Undocumented
Jan 5, 2012Customs and Border Patrol says you can't enter the US on a scanned passport
Dec 1, 2011Eve Guillergan helps to edit a book
Nov 30, 2011USCIS Systems Down from Dec 2 to Dec 5
Nov 23, 2011H-1B Quota Reached for This Fiscal Year
Nov 15, 2011US Wants to Expedite Foreign Student Visa Processing
Jul 20, 2011Green Card Lottery Fraud
Jul 20, 2011Widows Allowed Back into the US
Jul 4, 2011Office Closed for July 4th
Apr 7, 2011Undocumented student publishes a book on how to live without status
Mar 12, 2011Temporary Protected Status for Syrians
Nov 24, 2010Office Closed for Thanksgiving
Nov 23, 2010Higher Fees in Effect
Oct 27, 2010Green Card Lotter to End in One Week!
Oct 18, 2010Problems with Telephone
Oct 11, 2010We're Moving to the 23rd Floor
Sep 24, 2010Higher Fees to Take Effect Soon at USCIS
Sep 24, 2010Green Card Lottery to Open Again
Aug 10, 2010Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) Processing Times
Aug 4, 2010Change in Filing Location for Form I-817 Application for Family Unity Benefits
Aug 4, 2010Change in Filing Location for Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur
Aug 4, 2010Electronic Case Status Inquiry to Begin at USCIS
Aug 4, 2010Labor Department Issues a FAQ Round 10
Aug 4, 2010Change in Filing Locations for Fiance Petitions and Family Petitions
Aug 4, 2010Change in Filing Location for Form I-140, Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker
Jun 28, 2010H-1B Cap Count (Updated 06/25/2010)
Jun 24, 2010H-2B Count Update as of 06/21/2010
Jun 16, 2010Latest H-1B Usage for Fiscal Year 2011
Jun 11, 2010PERM Processing Times
Jun 11, 2010Governmental Fee Increase for Immigration Applications Planned
Jun 11, 2010List of SEVP Approved Schools
May 19, 2010Higher Fees for Visas at the Embassy
May 18, 2010H-1B Cap Count as of 5/14/2010
May 11, 2010A New Green Card Design
May 5, 2010Eve's Bio in New York Daily News
May 4, 2010Governor Paterson to Create a System to Accelerate Pardons to Immigrants
Apr 29, 2010H-1B Cap Count as of 4/22/2010
Apr 26, 2010H-1B Visa Numbers through 4/15/2010
Apr 26, 2010New York Daily News/CUNY/AILA Immigration Hotline Opens today!
Apr 20, 2010Travel Disruptions due to the Icelandic Volcanic Ash
Apr 8, 2010VSC Reports on H-1B Petitions Received
Mar 22, 2010New H-1B Visa Filing Addresses for the Vermont Service Center
Mar 22, 2010Christine Choi Joins the Firm
Mar 11, 2010Filings for H-1B Petitions for Fiscal Year 2011 Starts 4/1/2010
Mar 8, 2010Office will be Closed 3/12/2010
Feb 25, 2010NYC USCIS to Reschedule Today's Appointments
Feb 22, 2010New Filing Location for Form I-102 Application for Replacement I-94
Feb 19, 2010New Filing Location for Form I-824
Feb 18, 2010Visit Our Facebook Page
Feb 17, 2010Citizenship Day April 17, 2010
Feb 10, 2010Estimates of the Unauthorized Immigrant Population
Feb 10, 2010Office Closed 02-15-2010 for President's Day
Feb 9, 2010Visa Bulletin for March 2010
Feb 9, 2010New York City, Garden City, Newark, and Mount Laurel
Feb 5, 2010Economic Report on Immigration's Impact on Wages of Americans
Jan 21, 2010Temporary Protected Status for Haitians
Nov 26, 2009Happy Thanksgiving!
Oct 13, 2009Eve is on Twitter
Oct 2, 2009Green Card Lottery Begins Today!
Sep 21, 2009USCIS Online Case Status System Updated
Sep 1, 2009USCIS Guidance for Surviving Spouses of U.S. Citizens
Aug 7, 2009NYC Arrests Individuals for Operating a Faudulent Immigration Consultation Business
Aug 6, 2009Additional H-2B Visa Numbers Available
Aug 6, 2009Immigration Detention Reforms
Aug 6, 2009MYTH: Immigrants Are a Threat to Workable Health Care Reform!
Aug 4, 2009Change in Filing Locations for Fiance Petitions and Family Petitions
Aug 4, 2009High-tech Immigrant Entrepreneurship in the US
Aug 3, 2009BIA to Hear Argument on Matter of Perez Vargas
Aug 3, 2009John H. Guendelsberg Appointed a New Member of the Board of Immigration Appeals
Jul 31, 2009Congressional Bills Introduced to Reform Immigration Detention
Jul 30, 2009Free Legal Assistance In Staten Island on 8/15/2009
Jul 30, 2009Petition to DHS Secretary to End Home Raids
Jul 30, 2009USCIS to Update and Improve its Website
Jul 30, 2009USCIS Hires Outside Contractors to Provide Investigations - One Employer's Experience
Jul 29, 2009A Broken System in U.S. Immigrant Detention Centers
Jul 29, 2009Practice Pointer from the Vermont Service Center on O1
Jul 27, 2009Temporary Protected Status for Somalia
Jul 24, 2009ICE Arrests Ohio Immigration Attorney on Marriage Fraud Charges
Jun 10, 2009Visa Bulletin for July 2009
May 29, 2009Permanent Resident Card Production Delays
Apr 10, 2009USCIS Updates H-1B Count for FY2010
Apr 8, 2009H-1B Cap Not Reached
Mar 15, 2009Email Addresses for Assistance on the USCIS Chicago Lockbox
Mar 15, 2009Visa Bulletin for April 2009
Mar 13, 2009Immigration Fraud Prevention Act of 2009
Mar 11, 2009New Naturalization Form N400 Posted on the USCIS Website
Mar 11, 2009Filings for H-1B Petitions for Fiscal Year 2011 Starts 4/1/2010
Mar 11, 2009Vermont Service Center Transfers I-751 Petitions to Make Room for 2009 H1B Filings
Feb 16, 2009President's Day Office Hours
Feb 11, 2009Act Now to Stop Harmful Immigration Provisions in Proposed Stimulus Bill
Feb 11, 2009State Department's March 2009 Visa Bulletin
Jan 15, 2009Did USCIS Immediately Deny your Adjusment Application Following a Job Change?
Jan 14, 2009Errors on Employment Authorization Documents/Work Cards
Jan 13, 2009Visa Bulletin for February 2009
Jan 7, 2009TPS Info for Nationals of Honduras, Nicaragua and El Salvador
Jan 2, 2009Happy New Year!
Jan 2, 2009Malta Added to the Visa Waiver Program
Dec 15, 2008CIS Ombudsman Makes Recommendations to Help Visa Problems for Nurses
Dec 12, 2008USCIS H-2B Visa Count for Second Half of Fiscal Year 2009
Oct 17, 2008US Embassy in Bogota Announced Temporary Halt in Colombian Adoptions
Oct 14, 2008TN Status Increased to 3 Years
Oct 9, 2008Implementation of Direct Mail Program for Naturalization Applications Delayed
Oct 2, 2008DV-2010 Registration Begins!
Sep 28, 2008Military Personnel Citizenship Processing Act
Sep 27, 2008Extension of Foreign Residence Waivers for Medical Graduates Program and of Religious Worker Program
Sep 25, 2008Report on Estimates of Unauthorized Immigrant Population
Sep 22, 2008Korea and America Agree to a New J-1 Work Study English Travel Program
Sep 18, 2008Visa Bulletin Summary
Jul 28, 2008House and Senate Pass Repeal of the HIV Travel/Immigration Ban
Apr 12, 2008USCIS Releases Preliminary Numbers for FY 2009 H-1B Cap Filings
Apr 8, 2008USCIS Reaches FY 2009 H-1B Cap
Apr 4, 2008H-1B Package/Courier Tracking Problems
Apr 4, 2008USCIS will temporarily accommodate H-1B cap subject petitions sent to wrong address
Apr 2, 2008USCIS to Finish More than 1 Million Naturalization Applications for 2008
Apr 2, 2008Elimination of Backlog of FBI Name Checks
Apr 2, 2008Email to report abuse by USCIS officers
Feb 13, 2008Newark USCIS Office Closed 02/13/2008
Feb 12, 2008Visa Bulletin for March 2008
Oct 1, 2007Backlog Ends in Permanent Labor Certification Program
Sep 27, 2007Congress Passes Extension of Foreign Residence Waviers for Medical Graduates Progam and of Religious Workers
Aug 27, 2007DV Lottery to Begin October 3, 2007
Jul 30, 2007USCIS to Update its Website Soon
Jul 27, 2007USCIS to Reschedule E-Filing System Maintenance for Tuesday 7/31
Jul 27, 2007USCIS E-Filing System Down for Portions of Today 7/27
Jul 24, 2007FAQ Released on Filing I-140 and I-485 Based on July Visa Bulletin
Jul 20, 2007Congress Passes Passport Backlog Reduction Act
Jul 20, 2007New York Processing Times at USCIS
Jul 18, 2007AILA Statement on Visa Bulletin Announcement: A Reversal for the Rule of Law
Jul 17, 2007USCIS Reverses Position and Now to Accept I-485 Employment Based Applications
Jul 12, 2007Zoe Lofgren Letter to DHS Requests Accountability for Visa Bulletin Mess
Jul 12, 2007USCIS Fee Increase Takes Effect July 30 2007
Jul 12, 2007Visa Bulletin Law Suit
Jul 11, 2007J-1 Training Program to Change Effective July 19, 2007
Jul 11, 2007Dream Act to Legalize Children
Jul 6, 2007Nebraska Service Center Updates on I-751 Processing
Jun 27, 2007Suspension of Premium Processing of I-140 Petitions
May 11, 2007USCIS Issuance of Receipts for H-1B Cap Cases
Apr 23, 2007Update on Master's Cap for Fiscal Year 2007 H-1B
Apr 13, 2007USCIS Update on H-1B Lottery and Receipting
Apr 11, 2007Updated Count of FY 2008 H-1B Cap Filings
Apr 3, 2007H-1B Cap Reached for Fiscal Year 2008 But Those With US Masters May Still Be Fine
Apr 2, 2007DOL RIR Conversion Update
Apr 2, 2007Last Day to Comment on USCIS Fee Increases
Apr 2, 2007LCA Glitch Information for H-1B Filings
Mar 26, 2007H-1B Filing Reminder
Mar 25, 2007H-2B Cap Reached
Mar 22, 2007Error in Transfer Notice Issued for Some EB I-485s
Feb 13, 2007USCIS Texas Service Center to begin Pilot System on Adjustment Processing
Feb 13, 2007USCIS Texas Service Center to begin Pilot System on Adjustment Processing
Feb 13, 2007USCIS Texas Service Center to begin Pilot System on Adjustment Processing
Jan 12, 2007Online Change of Address for Immigrants
Aug 22, 2006Local USCIS Offices Will Forward EAD Applications to the Service Center
Aug 22, 2006USCIS to Expand Premium Processing to Some I-140s
Aug 14, 2006New York City Processing Times for August 2006
Aug 13, 2006Visa Bulletin for September 2006 Shows EB1 Current for Indian Nationals
Jul 28, 2006H-1B Advanced Degree Exemption Reaches More than 19,390
Jul 26, 2006H-1B Advanced Degree Cap Usage Over 18,000
Jul 20, 2006H-1B Advanced Degree Cap Usage Surpass 17,000
Jul 13, 2006H-1B Cap Update for Master's Degree Holders as of July 11
Jul 7, 2006FY 2007 H-1B Advanced Degree Cap Usage Near 15,000
Jun 29, 2006July1 is National Citizenship Day
Jun 29, 2006Update on H-1B Count for Master's Degree Holders - Figures Exceed 12,000
Jun 28, 2006Changes to Affidavit of Support Requirements
Jun 20, 2006H-1B Cap Receipt Update
Jun 1, 2006H-1B Cap Reached
May 30, 2006H-1B Numbers for Bachelor's Degree Holders Running Out Quickly
May 17, 2006Senate Endorses Citizenship Plan but Calls for Border Fence
Apr 20, 2006Office is moving
Apr 9, 2006PERM Statistics
Apr 7, 2006Plaintiffs being Sought for Erroneously Closed out Labor Certifications
Apr 7, 2006Senate Immigration Debate Stills for Now - Keep Calling Your Representatives
Apr 5, 2006National Day of Action - March at City Hall on Monday April 10
Apr 4, 200660 Votes Needed to Pass; Call 16 Senators to Help Bring them on Board
Mar 31, 2006Call Your Senator to Support the Judiciary Committee Immigration Bill
Mar 28, 2006Full Senate to Begin Debating Immigration Reform – Call Your Senators
Mar 24, 2006First-Time H-1Bs for Fiscal Year 2007 Can Start Filing April 1, 2006
Mar 24, 2006Changes in Filing Procedures for I-129s and I-140s
Mar 21, 2006Students May Apply for Visas 120 days in Advance But Enter US 30 days in Advance
Mar 16, 2006Immigrant Visa Numbers to Run Out for Schedule A in the Future
Mar 10, 2006April Visa Bulletin Shows Slight Improvement for Chinese and Indian Nationals
Feb 23, 2006Senator Specter Proposes Draft Comprehensive Immigration Reform Legislation
Feb 21, 2006Undocumented Workers May Recover Lost Wages according to NY court
Feb 13, 2006Dept. of Labor Proposes to Eliminate Labor Certification Beneficiary Substitutions
Sep 2, 2005New Working Visa Category for Australians
Aug 12, 2005USCIS Reaches H-1B Cap
Mar 12, 200520,000 Additional H-1B Numbers Available Soon
Jan 17, 2005Backlog in Employment Visas for 3rd Preference Chinese, Indian and Filipino Nationals
Jan 10, 2005USCIS Responds to Tsunami Crises and American’s Desire to Adopt
Jan 6, 2005Temporary Protected Status for El Savadorans Extended
Dec 30, 2004Program to Provide Fingerprint Scans at U.S. Embassies and Airports Made Permanent
Dec 27, 2004PERM Finally Arrives
Dec 8, 2004Higher Filing Fees for H-1B and L Visas and Additional H-1B Numbers for Master Degree Holders
Dec 8, 2004Changes to the L-1 Program
Dec 2, 2004Medical Examination Results Remain Valid for Additional Time in Concurrent Adjustment Cases
Dec 1, 2004USCIS Changes Filing Address for Some Greencard Applications
Eve Guillergan helps to edit a book geared for immigration lawyers
US Senate Passes Immigration Related Programs
USCIS Offices and Service Centers Across Northeast to Close Early Due to Winter Storm
Widows Allowed Back into the US
USCIS Opens New FAQ Section for Same-Sex Marriages
Office Closed
Major Changes on Definition of Unlawful Presence for Students

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