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DOS and USCIS revise permanent residence application procedures
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • September 10 2015

On September 9, 2015, the U.S. Department of State ("DOS") and the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services ("USCIS") jointly announced revisions to


Special immigration alert: federal district court overturns regulation permitting 17-month F-1OPT STEM extensions
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • August 14 2015

On August 12, 2015, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia rendered its decision in Washington Alliance of Technology Workers v. U.S


August 2015 immigration alert
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • August 12 2015

On July 21, 2015, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) released a Policy Memorandum (“Memorandum”) on when a new or amended H-1B


Special immigration alert: premium processing of H-1B extensions resumes
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • July 14 2015

On July 13, 2015, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services ("USCIS") announced that it has resumed accepting Form I-907, Request for Premium


Premium processing option for H-1B extensions is temporarily suspended
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • May 22 2015

On May 19, 2015, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) announced that it will temporarily suspend 15-day premium processing for all


USCIS announces H-4 work authorization application procedures and details
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • May 22 2015

On February 26, 2015, the USCIS announced that, beginning on May 26, 2015, it will accept applications for work authorization by eligible H-4


May 2015 immigration alert
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • May 18 2015

On April 9, 2015, the Administrative Appeals Office (“AAO”) issued an important precedent decision that will materially increase the burden upon


Fiscal year 2016 H-1B cap is reached
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • April 8 2015

On April 7, 2015, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services ("USCIS") announced that it had reached the H-1B cap for fiscal year 2016. The USCIS


DHS extends eligibility for employment authorization to certain H-4 dependent spouses of H-1B nonimmigrants
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • February 26 2015

On February 24, 2015, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued a final rule that extends eligibility for employment authorization to certain


January 2015 immigration alert
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • January 16 2015

All of us in the Immigration Law Group at Epstein Becker Green wish you the very best for a healthy and prosperous 2015. We hope that all your