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USCIS Suspends Premium Processing for H-1B Petitions Starting April 3, 2017: All H-1B Petitions, Including H-1B Cap Petitions, Are Affected!
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • March 6 2017

Late Friday, March 3, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services ("USCIS") announced that it would suspend premium processing for all H-1B


Ninth Circuit Refuses to Vacate TRO on Trump’s Immigration Order
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • February 10 2017

Late yesterday, in the case of Washington v. Trump, No. 17-35105 (9th Cir. Feb. 9, 2017), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued a


Update on the President’s Executive Order Banning Selected Travel
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • February 6 2017

On January 27, 2017, President Donald J. Trump issued an Executive Order entitled “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United


The Trump Administration’s Recent Executive Orders on Immigration
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • January 30 2017

This past week, the Trump administration issued three Executive Orders (“EOs”) on immigration. Certain provisions of these EOs may immediately impact


December 2016 Visa Bulletin
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • December 1 2016

The DOS has issued its Visa Bulletin for December 2016. This bulletin determines who can apply for U.S. permanent residence and when. The cutoff dates


CBP Requires EVUS Enrollment for All Chinese Nationals Holding 10-Year Visas to Visit the United States
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • China, USA
  • December 1 2016

On November 29, 2016, U.S. Customs and Border Protection ("CBP") announced that it is requiring all individuals holding passports issued by the


Disney Dodges Worker Visa Abuse Claims
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • December 1 2016

On October 13, 2016, a federal judge in Florida dismissed a pair of punitive class action lawsuits against Walt Disney Parks and Resorts and two


DOL Administrative Law Judge Permits Employer to Deduct H-1B Costs from Final Paycheck per Repayment Agreement
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • December 1 2016

On October 26, 2016, an administrative law judge ("ALJ") for the U.S. Department of Labor ("DOL") found that an H-1B employer, located in


USCIS Issues Final Rule Modernizing and Improving Selected Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Visa Programs
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • December 1 2016

Last month, USCIS issued its long-awaited final rule regarding certain Employment-Based Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Visa programs. See 81 Fed. Reg


New Form I-9 Becomes Mandatory on January 22, 2017
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • December 1 2016

On November 14, 2016, USCIS issued a new "smart" version of Form I-9 ("Employment Eligibility Verification"), which can be downloaded from the USCIS