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U.S. State Department suspends issuance of U.S. visas worldwide
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • June 23 2015

Before U.S. employers send employees, interns, or other foreign nationals to U.S. consulates to obtain or renew their U.S. visas, please note that


USCIS extends eligibility for employment authorization to certain H-4 dependent spouses of H-1B nonimmigrants
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • March 5 2015

On 25 February 2015, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)published its final rule, effective


Immigration newsletter - December 2014
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • December 18 2014

Due to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, qualified nationals or habitual residents of Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone living in the United States


President announces executive actions on immigration reform
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • November 25 2014

On November 20, 2014, President Obama announced a series of executive actions to reform parts of the U.S. immigration system, including providing


SEVP releases draft policy guidance on conditional admission for international students
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • August 6 2014

On 11 July 2014, the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP), a division of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement office of the U.S


Reminder: submissions for 2015 Diversity Visa lottery are due by 2 November 2013
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • October 24 2013

Please note that entries for the 2015 Diversity Immigrant Visa Program (DV) (also known as the "green card lottery") must be submitted electronically


Number of applicants for DACA lagging
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • July 25 2013

In its first year, only 58 of those estimated eligible for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) have applied. The Obama


USCIS improves E-Verify’s direct notification capability
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • July 25 2013

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently announced a new enhancement to the E-Verify System that will allow USCIS to directly


LCA and labor certification data made public by the Department of Labor
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • July 25 2013

The Department of Labor (DOL) has created the Labor Certification Registry (LCR) in order to provide redacted copies of H-1B, H-1B1, E-3, H-2A, H-2B


1-94 card changes
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • July 25 2013

On April 30, 2013, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) began implementing its plan to automate the Form I-94, ArrivalDeparture Record. Paper