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Under New H-1B Rule Interpretation, You May be More Closely Related than You Think
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • March 30 2018

On March 23, 2018, USCIS significantly changed its interpretation of the H-1B rules by issuing a policy memorandum adopting the Administrative Appeals

Greenspoon Marder Immigration Newsletter: Time for the H-1B lottery fiscal year 2019 “Buy America, Hire America”
  • Greenspoon Marder LLP
  • USA
  • February 21 2018

Reminder: Time for the H-1B lottery fiscal year 2019 “Buy America, Hire America” As a follow up from our last alert, please prepare for your H-1B

Washington Healthcare Update - Feb 5, 2018
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • February 5 2018

The chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, Rodney Frelinghuysen, announced he will retire at the end of his term. The 12-term New Jersey

EB-5 Regional Center Termination Overturned: AAO Gets it Right
  • Wolfsdorf Rosenthal LLP
  • USA
  • January 2 2018

In a huge win for EB-5 regional centers, the USCIS Administrative Appeals Office ("AAO") overturned a previous regional center termination order by

Professional Society Co-management Guidelines: Where Do They Disagree?
  • Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
  • USA
  • October 5 2016

For many years, co-management has been the source of discussion and disagreement within the ophthalmology community. In September 2015, the American

Recent treatment of foreign degree equivalencies in the permanent residence process
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2008

In determining whether a foreign educational degree is equivalent to a U.S. degree, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently has applied heightened scrutiny.

Update on I-140 immigrant visa petitions: when is a degree equivalency required?
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2008

The USCIS has a long history of difficulty with its decisions regarding who qualifies for the EB-2, or master's degree, classification when the individual in question requires an equivalency evaluation.

Anne C. Starke
  • McGuireWoods LLP