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Government Shutdown: The Impact on Immigration Processes
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • January 19 2018

Barring passage of an eleventh-hour spending bill, the current continuing resolution will expire on January 20 and the US government will face a


US Supreme Court Permits Full 'Travel Ban' to Go Into Effect
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • December 5 2017

Pending further appeals, the Court’s decisions grant the federal government’s request to enforce President Trump’s September 24 executive order that


President Trump Orders Enhanced Visa and Travel Restrictions
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • September 26 2017

The proclamation limits visa issuance and entry into the United States by nationals of eight countries: Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria


USCIS Issues Guidance on H-1B Petition Adjudication, Announces ‘Targeted’ Site Visits
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • April 4 2017

In a policy memorandum dated March 31, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it is formally rescinding the 2000


President Trump Issues Executive Order with Revised Travel and Refugee Restrictions
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • March 6 2017

Employers should plan to immediately cancel for at least 90 days all international travel by employees or individuals doing business with your company


Long-Awaited DHS Regulation to Ease Job Portability Announced
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • November 23 2016

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) published a final regulation to allow greater job flexibility for foreign workers. The new rule


Availability of new STEM OPT extensions limited to certain students
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • March 24 2016

Students with existing OPT grants must have at least 150 days of this grant remaining before seeking a further extension under the new rule. As we


DHS Announces Final Rule on STEM OPT Employment Authorization
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • March 10 2016

The US Department of Homeland Security has released an advance version of its long-anticipated final rule that expands employment authorization for


DHS proposes new rule for STEM OPT extension
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • October 20 2015

On October 19, the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) published a proposed rule in the Federal Register to amend its F-1 nonimmigrant student


President Obama announces executive actions on immigration
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • November 21 2014

On November 20, U.S. President Barack Obama announced a series of executive actions that the administration will implement to enhance immigration