May 25, 2017

Immigration, VISA, USCIS, ICE, & DHS Legal Updates

The growing global workforce requires multinational companies to stay up-to-date with the latest immigration news. Employment law and immigration have become intertwined as employers face compliance issues, including employment verification obligations such as E-Verify and Form I-9 filings. The National Law Review provides coverage on emerging legal issues regarding business immigration, specialty occupation employment visas (“H1-B visas”), treaty investor visas (“E-2 visas”), and the entrepreneur immigrant investor program (“EB-5 Visas”). The National Law Review has immediate coverage of the State Department’s monthly Visa Bulletin, including analysis of its implications.  The National Law Review, named 2012 Lawlogix Top Immigration Law Blog

​Our news also includes matters before government agencies involving immigration and naturalization matters including the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”), the Department of Homeland Security, (“DHS”), the State Department, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”), and the Department of Labor (“DOL”).  The National Law Review features timely coverage of any changes or updates to USCIS and visa processing.

Date Title Organization
25
May
Inspection of Green Card Holders at U.S. Ports of Entry Miller Mayer LLP
24
May
Temporary Protected Status for Haitians Extended Six Months Jackson Lewis P.C.
24
May
State Department Makes Predictions about EB Cut-Off Date Movement Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
24
May
Alternative Immigration Visas: O-1B Work Visa in Lieu of H-1B Miller Mayer LLP
23
May
Employment Related Immigration: J-1 Work Visa in Lieu of H-1B Miller Mayer LLP
22
May
U.S. Considers NAFTA Renegotiation Jackson Lewis P.C.
22
May
Changing U.S. Visa Status from Visitor to Student Miller Mayer LLP
22
May
Ninth Circuit Hears Challenge to Trump’s Travel Ban Again Jackson Lewis P.C.
22
May
Lawmaker Introduces Defense Acquisition Reform Bill; Lawmakers Introduce Federal Immigration Legislation Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
19
May
Trump Administration Notifies Congress of Intent to Renegotiate NAFTA Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
19
May
Will the U.S. Reject Foreign Nationals’ Student Visa Applications? Miller Mayer LLP
19
May
What to Do When ICE Comes Knocking Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
18
May
U. S. Visa Applications: Extreme Vetting And The 221(g) Process Miller Mayer LLP
17
May
June 2017 Visa Bulletin Update: EB-1 Final Action Dates Retrogression for China and India Greenberg Traurig, LLP
17
May
Visitors for Business and Tourism: Be Wary of B Visa Miller Mayer LLP
16
May
Fearing Rejection in U.S., Asylum Seekers Head to Canada Jackson Lewis P.C.
14
May
Return of Petitions Not Selected in H-1B Lottery Triggers “Cap Gap” Considerations Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
12
May
Getting a Clearer Picture – More Details Released on the Australian 457 Visa Changes K&L Gates
11
May
Demand Pushes Back Dates for China, India EB Visas, Department of State Announces Jackson Lewis P.C.
11
May
Updates on H-1B Program In Light of H-1B Cap Lottery & Recent ‘Buy American, Hire American’ Executive Order Greenberg Traurig, LLP

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