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National Visa Center Confirms it is Working To Restore Cases Affected by October 2016 Retrogression: Notice on Employment 5th Preference Cases at NVC
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 25 2017

In JuneJuly 2017, the National Visa Center (NVC) issued notices for a large number of the immigrant visa cases, which had been previously confirmed


IRS Announces August 2017 Applicable Federal Rates and 7520 Rates
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2017

The Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) publishes a monthly update to the applicable federal rates (“AFRs”) and 7520 rates. Planning professionals and


USCIS to Resume Premium Processing for Certain Cap-Exempt Institutions
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2017

On June 20, the USCIS Ombudsman office held a teleconference on H-1B petition processing to discuss various topics, including premium processing


Maryland Reduces Evidentiary Requirements to Exempt Primary Residence of Domestic Partners from Inheritance Tax
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 21 2017

On May 4, 2017, Maryland’s Governor signed into law H.B. No. 1104, effective July 1, 2017, reducing the evidentiary documentation required from


USCIS Issues New Visa Bulletin Tutorial for I-485 Applications
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 21 2017

USCIS has issued a new online tutorial for immigrants that will help determine when a Form I-485, Application for Adjustment of Status, can be filed


The Department of Homeland Security Adds an Additional 15,000 Visas to the H-2B Program
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and The Department of Labor (DOL) have submitted a final rule to the Federal Register, which will be


USCIS Confirms all 2018 H-1B Cap-Subject Petitions Returned
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

Today, USCIS announced that it has now returned all cap-subject H-1B petitions to employers or their representatives that were not selected in fiscal


CFPB Proposed Rule on Consumer Finance Arbitration
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

On May 5, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) presented for public comment its proposed rule prohibiting the use of mandatory


Update On FAQs After Hawaii District Court Decision
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 17 2017

On July 14, 2017, Judge Derrick Watson from the Hawaii District Court expanded the definition of “close familial relationship” to include


Levitas v. Christian: Standards for Expert Opinions on Exposure Pathways in Maryland
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 17 2017

Last week, the Maryland Court of Appeals (the highest state court) decided a lead paint toxic tort case of potential interest to environmental