News & Updates

05 March 2009
DHS to Reform, Become More Efficient, Says White House
The White House recently published a press release in which the executive branch has outlined its...
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04 March 2009
USCIS & the FBI Continue to Work Together to Reduce Backlog of Name Checks
USCIS has now published that, in partnership with the FBI, the backlog for name checks that have ...
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25 February 2009
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Places Certain Prohibitions Regarding the Hiring of H-1B Workers
Early last week, President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act into law. The ...
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24 February 2009
DHS Publishes Final Rule Regarding Employment Authorization/Verification of Aliens in the Armed Forces
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has amended its regulations regarding employment author...
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20 February 2009
Obama Voices Interest In Comprehensive Immigration Reform
In a recent interview on the Univision Spanish-language radio show, Piolin por la Manana (Piolin ...
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19 February 2009
Regional Center Proposals Under the Immigrant Investor Pilot Program to Expire
Earlier this week, USCIS posted a reminder that Regional Center provisions related to the EB-5 Im...
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11 February 2009
Fencing Between U.S. and Mexico Near Complete, Faces Issues
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has nearly completed fencing along the United States? s...
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06 February 2009
Secretary of Homeland Security Publishes Countries Eligible for H-2B Program
Late last year, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) published a final rule, ?Changes to Req...
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03 February 2009
U.S. Senate Passes SCHIP Act, Which Will Remove 5-Year Waiting Period for Permanent Residents
Last week, the U.S. Senate voted in favor of the Children?s Health Insurance Program Reauthorizat...
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