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Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Publishes Final Rule Improving Certain Employment-Based Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Visa Programs
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2016

Employers and foreign nationals should take note of critical changes to DHS’ regulations impacting employment-based immigration for highly skilled


Seyfarth’s Analysis of the Short-Term Impact of the Election on Business and Employment-based Immigration
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2016

The Trump Administration will have the power to make significant changes to the business immigration landscape. Here is what we can expect


USCIS Releases New Form I-9
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2016

On November 14, 2016, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) published a revised Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification. All


Federal Court Rejects Foreign Employee’s Attempt to Avoid Forum Selection Clause on Grounds He Signed Under Duress Upon Arriving in U.S.
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2016

Earlier this fall, the U.S. District Court in Massachusetts transferred an employee’s declaratory judgment action to the Eastern District of Michigan


Significant Increase in USCIS Filing Fees to Take Effect in December 2016
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2016

Effective December 23, 2016, the filing fees for many USCIS nonimmigrant and immigrant petitions and applications will increase. The filing fees for


Employers’ Guide To The 1st Presidential Debate
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • September 26 2016

For a multitude of reasons, the stakes are exceedingly high for employers in the upcoming Presidential election. Legal compliance strategies and


Venture Capitalists and Immigration Proponents Likely Disappointed by USCIS Proposed Entrepreneurial Parolee Rule
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2016

USCIS proposes a regulation to grant special “parole” entry to certain foreign entrepreneurs backed by venture capitalists and angel investors. The


Senior Care Providers Can Help Aging Parents of U.S. Citizens Immigrate to the U.S.
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2016

When the time comes for adult children to explore senior living options for their aging parents who may be living abroad, dealing with the


Funding the Development of New Senior Living Facilities - The Immigration Connection
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2016

An attractive source of lower cost financing, the EB-5 Immigrant Investor program can help fill the capital stack for many senior living projects


DOJ to Increase Fines for Immigration-Related Violations
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 6 2016

New regulations will increase fines on U.S. employers for unlawfully employing foreign nationals and engaging in unfair employment practices related