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New Regulations Clarify Which Employers Are Exempt From Yearly H-1B Quota

USA - November 30 2016 On November 18, 2016, the Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”) issued its long-awaited rule seeking to improve certain aspects of the...


U.S. Department of Homeland Security Issues Final Rule on Immigrant Visa Petition Retention and Program Improvements Affecting High-Skilled Nonimmigrant Workers

USA - November 18 2016 On November 18, 2016, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued its final rule in the Federal Register which addresses the retention and...


Public Comments on New Regulations for International Entrepreneurs Due by October 17, 2016

USA - October 6 2016 Public comment to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's (USDHS) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking creating a new "parole" immigration benefit for...


SSN Mistake Leads To Million Dollar Verdict

USA - August 1 2016 A federal court in California recently ruled that a job applicant's admission that he used a false Social Security Number (SSN) cannot be the basis...

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Increased Penalties for Immigration Violations Go Into Effect August 1, 2016

USA - July 28 2016 August 1, 2016, marks the date that increased penalties for various immigration-related violations go into effect. The increases are the result of...