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Premium Processing Resumes for Fiscal Year 2018 H-1B Cap Petitions
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2017

On September 18, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that effective immediately it would resume premium processing for


Dream Over? Trump Administration Announces Plans to Phase Out DACA
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • September 5 2017

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to terminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. "Congress, get ready to do your job


USCIS Will Deny Pending Advance Parole Applications When Green Card Applicants Travel Internationally
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 30 2017

The United States Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) has reversed its longstanding practice and will begin to deny Advance Parole (AP


U.S. Department of State Temporarily Suspends Nonimmigrant Visa Applications in Russia
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • Russia, USA
  • August 23 2017

In response to the Russian Government’s decision to reduce the number of U.S. Department of State (DOS) staff working in Russia, DOS has temporarily


Premium Processing Resumes for Cap-Exempt H-1B Employers
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 25 2017

On July 24, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it would resume premium processing for H-1B


Possible Workforce Impact from DACA and TPS Elimination
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2017

The combination of the Trump Administration re-examination of grants of Temporary Protected Status to nearly 340,000 foreign


Employers Must Use New I-9 by September 18, 2017
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

USCIS released a revised version of Form I-9 that employers must use to verify identity and employment authorization of new hires


Travel Ban Update: The United States Supreme Court Will Hear The Appeal Over President Donald Trump’s Revised Travel Ban Next Term And Reinstates Parts Of The Ban
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2017

Shortly before its summer recess, the United States Supreme Court agreed to hear oral arguments on the Trump administration’s revised travel ban


Extreme Vetting Measures To Include Questionnaires Asking for Detailed Travel History and Social Media Information
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

The U.S. Department of State has recently issued a new supplemental questionnaire that will enable officers at U.S. Consulates and Embassies to carry


The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Maintains Nationwide Preliminary Injunction Blocking the Trump Administration's Revised Travel Ban
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 2 2017

On May 25, 2017, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit ruled that President Trump’s travel ban should remain on hold, upholding a preliminary