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April 24, 2014

Legal Analysis and Law Articles on Immigration and Visas

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The National Law Review is a free resource of legal articles addressing laws governing immigration, visas, E-Verify , Form I-9, H-1B, H-2B, ICE, and deportation defense. The National Law Review’s database contains breaking legal news and analysis on:

  • legislative and administration proposals and enactments including the DREAM ACT (Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors);
  • business immigration and specialty occupation matters;
  • treaty investor visas and entrepreneur immigrant investment;
  • nonimmigrant and permanent residence strategies;
  • the retention or relinquishment of permanent residence status;
  • immigration-related aspects of corporate restructurings; and
  • employment compliance issues, including employment verification obligations.
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Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Announces Deployment of Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) Field Representatives to Certified Schools Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/24/2014
UK Pensions Update: Auto-Enrollment Vedder Price 4/16/2014
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Approach to Centers of Excellence and Expertise (CEEs) Continues to Evolve Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP 4/15/2014
Employers Must Be Prepared for I-9 and E-Verify Inspections: Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Inspection of Forms I-9 and the Monitoring and Compliance Branch of the US Citizenship and Immigration Services Checking on E-Verify Users Poyner Spruill LLP 4/14/2014
Predictably, USCIS Reaches FY 2015 H-1B Cap in First Week of April - United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Jackson Lewis P.C. 4/12/2014
Third Party Information Technology Sourcing May Create Unidentified Risks for Employers, Global Corporations Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/11/2014
USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Services) Conducts Lottery After FY2015 H-1B Cap Reached Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/11/2014
Department of State Releases May 2014 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 4/11/2014
H-1B Cap Reached for FY 2015 Proskauer Rose LLP 4/11/2014
EB-5 Visas: A Source of Funding for US Businesses But Not Without Risk Poyner Spruill LLP 4/11/2014
2015 H-1B Cap Met, USCIS Conducts Lottery - United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/11/2014
Problems Reported with USCIS Online Case Stats Related to Receipt of I-526 Receipt Notices - United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/10/2014
Hunger Strike at Washington Detention Center Sparks The President's Interest Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/8/2014
H-1B Cap for 2015 Fiscal Year Reached Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 4/8/2014
H-1B Cap Hit for Fiscal Year 2015 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 4/7/2014
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Reaches FY 2015 H‐1B Cap Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/7/2014
Next Steps after Filing H-1B Petitions for Employees in F-1 Status Jackson Lewis P.C. 4/4/2014
Chile Added to the List of Eligible Visa Waiver Program Countries Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/2/2014
H-1B Cap Premium Processing Re: Employment-Based Immigration Jackson Lewis P.C. 4/1/2014
Ukraine and Russia: Report on Sanctions and Related Concerns Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 3/26/2014
EEOC’s San Francisco District Office Signs Agreement With Mexican Consulate In Seattle - Equal Employment Opportunity Commission U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 3/23/2014
Second Circuit Vacates Conviction After Counsel Misstated Deportation Consequences Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP 3/21/2014
Requiring Specific Documents with I-9 Can Bring Investigations, Fines Jackson Lewis P.C. 3/21/2014
Your Secret is Out – How Many Days Have You Spent in the US? Altro Levy LLP 3/19/2014
Leaders in Higher Education Call for Immigration Reform Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/17/2014
EB-5 and the Child Status Protection Act – What You Need to Know Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/17/2014
Supreme Court Declines Review of Decision Allowing Undocumented Workers to Recover Unpaid Wages Under Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Jackson Lewis P.C. 3/15/2014
UK Home Office Announces New Technology Sector Visa Route Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 3/14/2014
Department of State Releases April 2014 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 3/14/2014
Planning for Rejected Fiscal Year 2015 H-1Bs Jackson Lewis P.C. 3/14/2014
Filling The Gap: Immigrant Status As Title VII's Missing Piece Florida International University College of Law 3/14/2014
Latest UK Immigration Law Developments Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 3/12/2014
Employers Should Take Note of Critical Filing Dates Leading Up to this Year's H-1B Cap Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/10/2014
Employers’ Immigration Update Jackson Lewis P.C. 3/10/2014
U.S. Department of State March Visa Bulletin Does Not Predict Retrogression Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/10/2014
House Member Introduces Bi-Partisan Immigration Legislation to Enhance, Augment the EB-5 Regional Center Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/8/2014
Department of Homeland Security Announces Extension of Temporary Protected Status for Haitians Jackson Lewis P.C. 3/6/2014
Department of Justice (DOJ) Tells Employers Not To Use Forensics to Complete/Audit I-9s Jackson Lewis P.C. 3/6/2014
Latest Update on Immigration Reform - Will the Republican Proposal Fly? Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A. 3/3/2014
Highlights from United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) EB-5 Public Engagement Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/27/2014
DHS (Department of Homeland Security) Audit Reveals Inconsistency in Worksite Enforcement Priorities Jackson Lewis P.C. 2/27/2014
Hot Issues in I-829 Adjudication Re: EB-5 Immigrant Investor Visa Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/26/2014
Immigration Law Has Its Own March Madness! Odin, Feldman & Pittleman, P.C. 2/25/2014
Federal Court Upholds Validity of 2011 H-2B Prevailing Wage Jackson Lewis P.C. 2/25/2014
Annual EB-5 Program Economic Impacts Report 2012 Released by IIUSA Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/24/2014
USCIS Strictly Enforcing the Statutory Provisions in Adjudicating H-1B Petitions Filed Under the 20,000 Advanced Degree Cap Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/21/2014
U.S. Department of State to Begin Conducting Random J-1 Site Visits Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 2/20/2014
South Korea: Across the Board Immigration Fee Increases Beginning January 2014 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/20/2014
USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Services) Schedules National Vietnamese-language Engagement Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/18/2014
Cancellation of Malaysian Employment Pass at Conclusion of Work Assignment Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/18/2014
Reasons for the House to Move Forward on Immigration Reform - Rebutting Common Excuses Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/16/2014
Department of State Issues Final Rule for Mexican Citizens Applying for TN Visa Classification Jackson Lewis P.C. 2/16/2014
U.S. Department of Justice Announces New Settlement Agreements Resolving Allegations of Citizenship Status Discrimination Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/16/2014
Ranking Minority Member of Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Requesting Comprehensive Data from Approved Regional Centers Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/15/2014
March 2014 Visa Bulletin Continues to Show Forward Movement for Worldwide and Chinese EB-3 Employment-Based Categories Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/14/2014
Canada’s Elimination of Its Investor Program May Drive Investors to the U.S. EB-5 Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/13/2014
2014 EB-5 Wishlist for the Year of the Horse Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/13/2014
Tips for Resolving Issues I-94 Issues under the Electronic Customs and Border Protection (CBP) System Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/12/2014
April 1 Deadline for Filing H-1B Visa Petitions Approaches Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 2/11/2014
Department of State Releases March 2014 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 2/11/2014
Employers: April 1 Start Date for 2015 H-1B Visa Applications Varnum LLP 2/10/2014
Employers Urged to Begin Preparation of New H-1B Petitions for April 1st Filing Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 2/4/2014
Essential Worker Immigration Coalition Releases Reaction to House Republican Standards for Immigration Reform Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/31/2014
Time to File H-1B Visa Petitions! Vedder Price 1/30/2014
Immigration Reform Back on Agenda Jackson Lewis P.C. 1/29/2014
The President Calls on Congress to Pass Immigration Reform This Year During State of the Union Address Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/29/2014
Employers Must Plan Now to Obtain H-1B Visas Jackson Lewis P.C. 1/28/2014
Clothing Manufacturer to Pay $4.8 Million Settlement to Investors for Immigration Violation Jackson Lewis P.C. 1/28/2014
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to Expand Site Visit Program to Include L-1 Petitioners Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 1/25/2014
H-1B Visa Cap Petitions for Fiscal Year 2015 Godfrey & Kahn S.C. 1/22/2014
Recent District Court Case Reaffirms the Importance of a Securing a Proper Prevailing Wage Determination When Filing for H-1B Positions Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/22/2014
How Can EB-5 Funds Be Used? Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/21/2014
Judge Upholds Border Search of Laptop against Constitutional Challenge Jackson Lewis P.C. 1/21/2014
Department of State Makes Permanent Non-Immigrant Visa Interview Waiver Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/17/2014
The 2014 Forecast For Employers McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie and Kirkland, PLLC 1/16/2014
A Pending Application for H-1B Extension Does Not Confer Lawful Status Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/15/2014
Update on Employment Authorization for E-2, L-2 Spouses Jackson Lewis P.C. 1/14/2014
The Far Reach of FATCA (Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act) Altro Levy LLP 1/14/2014
Prepare Now for Foreign Talent Acquisition: H-1B Cap Demand Projected to Reach Five-Year High Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/14/2014
Department of State Predicts EB-5 Visa Retrogression for China Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/14/2014
Prepare Now for Foreign Talent Acquisition: H-1B Cap Demand Projected to Reach Five-Year High Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/13/2014
Department of State Releases February 2014 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 1/13/2014
New Jersey Governor Publicly Signs DREAM Act, Calls Undocumented Students 'An Inspiration' Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/11/2014
Government Following Up on H-1B Immigration Status Holders Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 1/10/2014
February 2014 Visa Bulletin Provides Some Progression for Chinese and Mexican Nationals Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/9/2014
It’s Time to Prepare H-1B Visa Petitions for Fiscal Year 2015 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 1/9/2014
A Peek Around the Curtain: A False Claims Act Settlement for Avoiding Customs Charges Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 1/9/2014
Georgia Now Issues Driver's Licenses to Non-U.S. Citizens with Pending Extensions Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/8/2014
Counting Construction Jobs – What Regional Centers and Project Companies Need to Know Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/7/2014
2014 Update for California Employers Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP 1/7/2014
There is Still Time for Immigration Reform Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/6/2014
Updates from the January 2014 Visa Bulletin Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/6/2014
Maryland Begins Issuing "Second-Tier" Driver's Licenses to Undocumented Immigrants Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/3/2014
Dealing with Personal Information at the Water’s Edge… Re: U.S. Safe Harbor Program Jackson Lewis P.C. 12/31/2013
The Office of the Inspector General Releases Report Critical of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Administration of the EB-5 Regional Center Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/28/2013
California Employers: What You Need to Know for 2014 – Immigrant Protections & Leaves, Accommodations, and Benefits Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP 12/27/2013
California Employers: What You Need to Know for 2014 Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP 12/22/2013
Senate Confirms USCIS Director Mayorkas for DHS Deputy Position and President Obama Announces His Pick to Replace Him Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/20/2013
E-Verify Releases New and Revised Memoranda of Understanding and Updated User Manual for Participating Employers Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/19/2013
U.S. Senate Confirms Jeh Johnson as Secretary of Homeland Security Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/18/2013
Increased Demand Should Spur Plans for H-1B Filings and Contingencies Jackson Lewis P.C. 12/17/2013
Auditing Form I-9 Verification Compliance: As Easy as the Government Sending Your Employee an E-mail Jackson Lewis P.C. 12/17/2013
The ABC’s of OCAHO (Office of the Chief Administrative Hearing Officer) Jackson Lewis P.C. 12/17/2013
California Legislative Update for 2014 Vedder Price 12/17/2013
Department of State Releases January 2014 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 12/16/2013
Beware of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE): Immigration Compliance over the Holiday Season Jackson Lewis P.C. 12/15/2013
EB-5 Program Hires New Director with Financial Investigation Background Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/15/2013
Brush Up on USCIS’s New E-Verify Agreements Jackson Lewis P.C. 12/14/2013
Investigating Director Mayorkas and the Inspector General Investigating Mr. Mayorakas – The Impact on the EB-5 Regional Center Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/12/2013
Employers’ Immigration Update - No. 12 December 2013 Jackson Lewis P.C. 12/9/2013
Administrative Appeals Office Approves “New Office” L-1A Petition, Withdraws Director’s Decision Jackson Lewis P.C. 12/8/2013
Employers Should Beware of Colorado Employment Verification Audits Jackson Lewis P.C. 12/7/2013
H-2B Employers Using Temporary Foreign Workers Not Required to Pay Supplemental Prevailing Wages Jackson Lewis P.C. 12/7/2013
Immigration and Custom Enforcemens (ICE) Seizes Counterfeit Domain Names Dickinson Wright PLLC 12/6/2013
Update: Employment-Based Immigrant Visa Numbers and Priority Date Cutoffs Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 12/5/2013
H-2B Cap Count Update Jackson Lewis P.C. 12/3/2013
Do Overseas Investors Need to be "Accredited"? Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/2/2013
U. S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Adopts New Rules to Implement the Patent Law Treaty McDermott Will & Emery 11/28/2013
Legalization of Same-Sex Marriage in Illinois Means Federal Benefits for Same-Sex Spouses Barnes & Thornburg LLP 11/22/2013
E-Verify – USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Service) Now Able to “Lock” Certain Social Security Numbers Godfrey & Kahn S.C. 11/21/2013
Government Accountability Office (GAO) Dismisses Protest Alleging Noncompliance with E-Verify Requirements Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 11/21/2013
USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) Announces E-Verify Enhancement to Deter Social Security Number Fraud Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/20/2013
2013 California Employment Law Legislative Update: Things You Need to Know for 2014 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/19/2013
Holding the Department of Labor (DOL) Accountable in Program Electronic Review Management (PERM) Labor Certification Adjudications Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 11/13/2013
Department of State Releases December 2013 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 11/12/2013
Revised I-526 Form Now Available Re: Immigrant Entrepreneurs Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/6/2013
Bipartisan Policy Center Releases Report Highlighting the Economic Benefits of Immigration Reform Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/6/2013
Department of Labor (DOL) Issues Perm Application Guidance for Employers Affected by Shutdown Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 11/5/2013
Health Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) Permitted to Allow $500 Annual Carry Over: 2014 Benefit Plan Limits Issued Vedder Price 11/4/2013
Record-Setting Settlement Against Tech Giant Accused of Misusing B Visas Also Reveals Systematic Form I-9 Violations Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/4/2013
Large Off-Shore Staffing Company Faces Record Immigration Fine For Illegal Use of U.S. Visas Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/30/2013
The Road to Citizenship Under Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act (S. 744) Nova Southeastern University—Shepard Broad Law Center 10/30/2013
Business Groups Urge House of Representatives to Revive Immigration Reform Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/30/2013
The H-1B Visa Program: Its Contradictory Perception And Why the U.S. Must Increase The Visa Cap Brooklyn Law School 10/26/2013
Immigration Update: Governor Walker Wants Mexican Consular Office in Wisconsin Godfrey & Kahn S.C. 10/25/2013
Top 5 Issues for EB-5 Investors Currently Residing in the United Arab Emirates Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/24/2013
It’s That Time of Year Again, Regional Centers: Start Filing Your I-924As Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/23/2013
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) & Department of Labor (DOL) Announce Procedures, Reopening of Websites after Government Shutdown Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 10/22/2013
Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Fraud: Using Wartime Powers to Extinguish Statutes of Limitations Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP 10/21/2013
E-Verify Resumes Post-Shutdown Operations; Other Services Remain Closed as Focus Shifts to Immigration Reform Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/18/2013
End to Government Shutdown Heralds Resumption of U.S. Immigration Processing Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 10/17/2013
Whistleblower Claims up the Ante: The Risks of Improper Customs Declarations Can Surpass Typical Penalty Actions Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP 10/16/2013
Government Shutdown: How It Impacts Immigration and Global Business and Recruiting of Foreign Nationals Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/15/2013
Department of State Releases November 2013 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 10/14/2013
How the U.S. Government Shutdown Affects Employers and their Foreign National Workforce Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/8/2013
Immigration Consequences of the Federal Government Shutdown Vedder Price 10/8/2013
Private Employers/Employees Are Not Insulated From Government Shutdown McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie and Kirkland, PLLC 10/7/2013
Immigration Reform Resurfaces Amid Congressional Breakdown Over Funding and Debt Ceiling Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/5/2013
It's Time to Register for the 2015 Diversity Immigrant Visa Lottery! Vedder Price 10/4/2013
Federal Government Shutdown: Employer Issues Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 10/3/2013
Shutdown Day 2: Legislative Action Update Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP 10/3/2013
US Government Shutdown – What it Means for Canadians Altro Levy LLP 10/2/2013
Government Shutdown Prompts E-Verify Closure, Imperils Other Immigration Services Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/2/2013
Determining Whether a Potential Investor is a Resident or Non-Resident for Securities Law Purposes Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/2/2013
United States Government Partial Shutdown Impacts Agencies That Provide Immigration Services Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/1/2013
Government Shutdown 2013: How Your Immigration Services Will Be Affected Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 10/1/2013
U.S. Government Shutdown Will Disrupt Many Immigration Processes Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 10/1/2013
The EB-5 Basics For Investors: A Roadmap to the American Dream Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 9/28/2013
EB-5 Questions and Answers Series – What is the EB-5 Program? Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 9/27/2013
Diversity Visa Lottery - Fiscal Year 2015 Godfrey & Kahn S.C. 9/27/2013
Update: Office of Special Counsel Clarifies Guidance Regarding Pre-Employment Employer Inquiries Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/27/2013
E-Verify Laws in North Carolina are Unfair for Our Largest Employers and May Discourage Growth of Our Small Businesses Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, PLLC 9/26/2013
A Welcome Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) Decision on the L-1A Manager Visa Category Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 9/24/2013
It’s Time to Register for the 2015 Diversity Lottery! Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 9/24/2013
It’s Time to Register for the 2015 Diversity Immigrant Visa Lottery! Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 9/21/2013
Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Raises the Bar on Due Diligence by Broker Dealers Involved in EB-5 Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 9/20/2013
Expatriation: What it Means to be a “Covered Expatriate” Altro Levy LLP 9/19/2013
Unauthorized Aliens Are 'Employees' Under Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Armstrong Teasdale 9/19/2013
Reminder from Office of Special Counsel (OSC) - Don't Reverify Permanent Residents! Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/18/2013
Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Provides Guidance on Immigration Due Diligence to Broker-Dealers in EB-5 Offerings Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 9/18/2013
Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Provides Guidance on the Applicability of the Suitability Rule to Broker-Dealers Marketing Private Placements in the EB-5 Context Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 9/17/2013
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Telephone Scam Targets Applicants and Petitioners Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 9/17/2013
Insights on EB-5 Adjudications in the Shadow of Inspector General and Congressional Reviews Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/17/2013
UK Government Announces Further Changes to Immigration Rules Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 9/13/2013
Cap Gap Expiration Quickly Approaching: Be Mindful That Some Employees’ Work Authorization May End on October 1, 2013 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 9/13/2013
It Was Never About State-Based Immigration Reform Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, PLLC 9/13/2013
Congress Returns from the August Recess to a Full Plate of Urgent Non-Immigration Related Issues Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/13/2013
Office of Special Counsel Clarifies Guidance Regarding Pre-Employment Employer Inquiries Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/12/2013
Department of State Releases October 2013 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 9/12/2013
E-Verify Introduces System Enhancement for Navigating Tentative Non-Confirmation (TNC) Process Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/10/2013
I-9 and E-Verify Developments Department of Justice’s Office of Special Counsel’s Activities Provide Roadmap for Employers; McCrory Veto Stands – For Now Poyner Spruill LLP 9/4/2013
Yet Another Strike Against Form I-9 Prepopulation Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/3/2013
Bipartisan Policy Center Releases Policy Recommendations to Advance Immigration Debate Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/30/2013
Office of Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices (OSC) Discourages Pre-Populating Section 1 when Using Electronic I-9 Programs Varnum LLP 8/29/2013
UK Immigration Law Update Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 8/29/2013
State Issues Interim Final Rule Amending International Traffic in Arms Regulations' (ITAR) Brokering Regulations Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP 8/27/2013
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to Begin New Pilot Programs Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP 8/27/2013
Is My Kentucky Business Required to Use E-Verify? McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie and Kirkland, PLLC 8/24/2013
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Reverses Course on Issue of Pre-Filled I-9 Forms Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 8/23/2013
India Reduces Limit on Annual Outbound Remittances, EB-5 Impact Likely to Follow Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/19/2013
Department of State Releases September 2013 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 8/15/2013
Congressional Issues Update - Summer 2013 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/15/2013
Migration Policy Institute Releases Comparative Brief on Senate and House Versions of Immigration Reform Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/14/2013
The Department of State Reopens Embassies and Consulates in the Middle East After Security Threat Prompts Region-wide Closures Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/13/2013
ALERT: Fraud Scheme Targets Foreign Nationals Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/13/2013
Q&A: Department of State Holds Live Discussion on Consular Processing for Same-Sex Couples The National Law Review / The National Law Forum LLC 8/10/2013
White House Releases State-by-State Reports Showing Economic Benefits of Immigration Reform Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/9/2013
U.S. Department of State Formally Announces Policy Shift on Immigration Benefits for Same-Sex Spouses Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/8/2013
Eighth Circuit Holds Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Protections Extend to Undocumented Workers The National Law Review / The National Law Forum LLC 8/7/2013
Employers Required to Use New Version of Form I-9 Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 8/7/2013
National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) and Department of Justice (DOJ) Formalize a Collaborative Relationship to Facilitate Enforcement of Labor and Immigration Laws Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 8/7/2013
Prospects for Comprehensive Immigration Reform: The House of Representatives Kicks the Can Down the August Recess Road Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/6/2013
EB-5 Issuers May Commence General Solicitation for Rule 506 Offerings on September 23, 2013 Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 8/6/2013
Are the Odds in Your Favor? Re: EB5 Investor Visas Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/31/2013
New Chinese Immigration Law Changes Residence Permit Procedures for Foreign Nationals Armstrong Teasdale 7/31/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Moves Guangzhou Field Office Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/30/2013
U.S. Immigration Benefits Available to Same-Sex Spouses Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 7/29/2013
Immigration Policy Center Releases Data Highlighting Immigrants' Positive Impact on Innovation in the U.S. Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/29/2013
U.S. Justice Department Announces Two Settlements Over Allegations of Employment Discrimination Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/26/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Introduces E-Verify Upgrade to Directly Notify Employees About Tentative Non-Confirmations (TNCs) Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/24/2013
EB-5 Funding: A Possible Financing Option for Commercial Ventures Undertaken by Colleges and Universities Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 7/24/2013
White House Highlights the Need For Educated Immigrant Entrepreneurs and Employees Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/22/2013
Board of Immigration Appeals "BIA" Reverses USCIS Denial of I-130 Petition for Same-Sex Couple in Matter of Zeleniak Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 7/21/2013
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Publishes Updated Summary of April 3, 2013, Joint Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)- U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Stakeholder Conference Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/19/2013
A Quick Overview of EB-5 Trends and Events: What Recent History Tells Us and Predictions for the Years to Come Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/18/2013
What the SEC’s Elimination of the Prohibition on General Solicitation for Rule 506 Offerings Means to the EB-5 Community Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 7/14/2013
SEC Adopts Rules to Remove Ban on General Solicitation for Rule 506 Offerings – Will Significantly Affect Permissible EB-5 Marketing Practices Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 7/13/2013
Department of Justice and the National Labor Relations Board Establish Partnership Against Unfair Labor Practices and Labor Discrimination Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/12/2013
Secretary Napolitano Announces Resignation from U.S. Department of Homeland Security; Will Next Lead the University of California Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/12/2013
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Liberalizes Restrictions on Advertisements of Most EB-5 Projects Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/12/2013
New Obligations on Foreign National Employees Odin, Feldman & Pittleman, P.C. 7/12/2013
EB-5 Visa Step by Step Direct Investment Model Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/11/2013
National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Partners With Justice Department’s Immigration Office Barnes & Thornburg LLP 7/11/2013
Bureau of Economic Analysis Discontinues Regional Input-output Modeling System II (RIMS II) Model Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/10/2013
Department of State Releases August 2013 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 7/10/2013
SEC to Take Up Long Delayed JOBS Act (Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act) Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/10/2013
Effect of Supreme Court DOMA Decision on Immigration Benefits Vedder Price 7/6/2013
Defense of Marriage Act's Demise (DOMA) – What it Means for Canadian Residents with U.S. Ties Altro Levy LLP 7/5/2013
Historic Immigration Bill Passes Senate but House May Have Its Own Agenda Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 7/4/2013
What Windsor Means for Same-Sex Married Couples Seeking U.S. Immigration Benefits Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 7/4/2013
From Big Business to Big Labor: Senate Immigration Bill Wins With Support from a Broad Range of Industries MapLight 7/1/2013
This Is the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Calling, We Understand You Received An E-Verify Tentative Nonconfirmation Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 6/30/2013
Supreme Court Clears Way for Same-sex Spouse Immigration Benefits Varnum LLP 6/29/2013
Senate Passes Immigration Reform Varnum LLP 6/29/2013
U.S. Senate Passes Landmark Comprehensive Immigration Reform Legislation Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/28/2013
Update: U.S. Senate Votes to Approve Gang of Eight’s U.S. Immigration Reform Bill and Key Canadian Provisions Altro Levy LLP 6/28/2013
Senate Passes Sweeping Immigration Bill Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/27/2013
Immigration Implications of Supreme Court’s Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) Ruling Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 6/27/2013
Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) Unconstitutional: New Immigration Options for Spouses of Same-Sex Couples Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/27/2013
Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) Ruled Unconstitutional on Equal Protection Grounds Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/26/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) Issues Numerous Requests for Evidence on Pending I-485 Applications Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 6/26/2013
The Path to Citizenship Through EB-5 Regional Center Investment Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/26/2013
Delays Anticipated in Visa Applications for India Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 6/25/2013
Affiliating with a Broker-Dealer Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 6/25/2013
Georgia and North Carolina Employers Must Begin Using E-Verify July 1, 2013 - Are You Ready? Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 6/20/2013
I-94 Automation and the I-9 Process: Making the Immigration Form I-9 More Complicated Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 6/20/2013
Comprehensive Immigration Reform Proceeds to Senate Floor, Heated Debate Expected to Follow Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/16/2013
Immigration Reform Given a Boost from Key Republicans Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/14/2013
The New U.S. Immigration Bill – Impacts to Canadians Spending More Time in the U.S. Altro Levy LLP 6/13/2013
Actual, Hypothetical and Exemplar – Understanding the Difference Re: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) I-924 Application Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/12/2013
Department of State Releases July 2013 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 6/12/2013
Employment-Based Third Preference (EB-3) Cut-Off Dates Advance on the Visa Bulletin for All Countries Except India and the Philippines Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/12/2013
The Pros and Cons of the EB-5 Regional Center Designation Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/12/2013
Updates On North Carolina and Federal Immigration Law: I-9, E-Verify and Pending NC House Bill 786 Poyner Spruill LLP 6/11/2013
How Do You Prove Job Creation at the I-829 Stage? Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/10/2013
U.S. Citizen or U.S. Resident Children Beware – “Trust” No One Re: Taxation of Trust Assets Altro Levy LLP 6/9/2013
Filling out the Form I-9 for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) Beneficiaries: Work Permits Extended for El Salvadorians Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 6/8/2013
What Are the EB-5 Permanent Residence Requirements? Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/8/2013
Leaving on a Jet Plane…But First, as an Expatriate, Have You Paid Your US Exit Tax? Altro Levy LLP 6/7/2013
Update on Gang of Eight’s New U.S. Immigration Reform Bill Altro Levy LLP 6/6/2013
Tips on Responding to a Notice of Inspection from ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/6/2013
Senator Schumer Anticipates Passage of Immigration Bill Next Month; House Plan May Imperil Comprehensive Reform Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/6/2013
Re: Immigration - Sharing of Form I-9 or E-Verify Data May Be Unlawful Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 6/6/2013
Senate Judiciary Committee Votes to Support Gang of Eight’s U.S. Immigration Reform Bill Altro Levy LLP 6/6/2013
Finish Up Your Spring Cleaning: Review Your I-9 Immigration Forms Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/5/2013
Canadians, the American Dream, and the EB-5 Investor Visa Altro Levy LLP 6/5/2013
U.S. Department of Homeland Security Extends Temporary Protected Status for Eligible Foreign Nationals from El Salvador Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/4/2013
Immigration Update: All U.S. Employers Required to Use New Employment Eligibility Verification Form I-9 as of May 7, 2013 Vedder Price 6/3/2013
Federal Contractors: The Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) E-Verify Clause Revisited - Critical Steps a Contractor Can Take To Foster E-Verify Compliance Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 6/1/2013
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Issues Final EB-5 Policy Memo Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/1/2013
Perspectives on New EB-5 Policy Memo: Promise and Possibility Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 5/31/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Conversation About Electronic Immigration System (ELIS): A New EB-5 Document Filing System Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/29/2013
Inside Look at EB-5 and Electronic Filing with Electronic Immigration System (ELIS) Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 5/28/2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Automated I-94 Immigration Process Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 5/26/2013
Regulation of Aviation Operations Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP 5/24/2013
Avoid Getting Burned when the Market Gets Hot: Address Your Construction HR Practices Now Much Shelist, P.C. 5/23/2013
EB-5 Legislation Debuts in the House as Part of the “Supplying Knowledge-Based Immigrants and Lifting Levels of STEM Visas Act,” or the “SKILLS Visa Act” Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/23/2013
Senate Judiciary Committee Approves Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill, Clearing Path to Debate by the Full Senate Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/22/2013
Department of State Releases June 2013 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 5/22/2013
Senator Leahy’s EB-5 Amendment Added to Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 5/21/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) EB-5 Team – Updates and Movement Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 5/20/2013
Senator Leahy Amendment 2 Passes in the Senate Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/19/2013
Essential Worker Immigration Coalition Releases Two Statements Articulating Positions on Comprehensive Immigration Reform Package Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/18/2013
Employers Must Update Several Policies, Forms and Posters Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP 5/18/2013
Notable Updates Regarding I-94 Automation Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/18/2013
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services: All H-1B Cap Receipt Notices Have Been Issued Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/17/2013
Travel Alert: Students and H-1B Visa Cap Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/17/2013
Immigration EB-5 Amendment Set for Vote Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/17/2013
Senator Leahy Proposes EB-5 Amendment to Immigration Reform Bill Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/16/2013
U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou, China Stops Visa Interviews Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/16/2013
Automated I-94s at a Port of Entry Near You Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 5/14/2013
New Form I-9 is Now in Effect Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 5/14/2013
Supreme Court Upholds Limitations on Non-Residents’ Access to Public Information Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 5/14/2013
Anatomy of a Successful EB-5 Expedite Request Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/13/2013
E-2 Visas for Israelis Still Delayed Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 5/13/2013
Update on EB-5 Processing from United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/13/2013
California Targeted Employment Areas (TEA) Designations – Shift in Policy Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 5/12/2013
SEC to Return Escrowed EB-5 Investment Funds to Immigrant Investors of Intercontinental Regional Center Trust of Chicago Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 5/11/2013
California Announces New TEA (Targeted Employment Area) Policy Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/11/2013
Department of Justice (DOJ) Announces Settlement Agreement to Resolve Anti-Discrimination Claim Arising from the Improper Verification of Lawful Permanent Resident Status Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/11/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) EB-5 Engagement with Securities and Exchange Commission Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 5/11/2013
Updated Immigration Bill Seeks to Maintain E-Verify During Transition Period Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/9/2013
Are You Using the Correct Form I-9? Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 5/8/2013
Reminder Alert: Revised Form I-9 Must be used by U.S. Employers Starting May 7, 2013 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 5/7/2013
Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill Includes Landmark Program for Low and Lesser-Skilled Workers Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/7/2013
US Aircraft Regulatory Registration Basics for Financings Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP 5/6/2013
Automation of U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP) Form I-94 and Release of New Immigration Form I-9 Vedder Price 5/6/2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Begins Rollout of Automated Form I-94 Arrival/Departure Record for Travelers Arriving by Air or Sea Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 5/4/2013
Changes to U.S. Immigration Form I-94 Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 5/2/2013
Beware of ICE! Re: Immigration and Customs Enforcement Will Be Vigilant in Enforcing New I-9 Forms Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP 5/2/2013
Visitors to the United States May Need to Print Form I-94 Arrival/Departure Records Vedder Price 4/30/2013
All U.S. Employers Required to Use New Employment Eligibility Verification Form I-9 as of May 7, 2013 Vedder Price 4/30/2013
Office of the Citizenship and Immigration Services Ombudsman ("USCIS Ombudsman's Office") Meeting Highlights EB-5 Program Challenges Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/29/2013
Immigration Law Alert Dickinson Wright PLLC 4/25/2013
Editorial on Immigration Reform by Bill Weld and Susan Cohen Featured in Boston Globe Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 4/25/2013
Apply Early for Visas at the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 4/24/2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Announces the Expansion of its Centers of Excellence and Expertise Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP 4/23/2013
New I-9 Form Required by May 8, 2013 Schiff Hardin LLP 4/23/2013
Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013 Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 4/20/2013
"Gang of Eight" Senators Introduce Comprehensive Immigration Reform Legislation Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/19/2013
Positive Changes Introduced for EB-5 Program as Part of the Senate’s Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/18/2013
Key EB-5 Issues Contained in the Senate Comprehensive Immigration Bill Introduced on April 17, 2013 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/18/2013
Senate Immigration Bill To Impact Business, Technology and Defense Sectors Barnes & Thornburg LLP 4/18/2013
Updated Immigration I-9 Form Must Be In Use By All Employers On Or Before May 7, 2013 Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. 4/17/2013
Business Groups Applaud Expected Compromise on Comprehensive Immigration Reform Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/17/2013
New Immigration I-94 Arrival/Departure Record Card Automation Barnes & Thornburg LLP 4/17/2013
Delegation from Texas meets with Senate and Congressional Offices on Immigration Reform Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/13/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Reaches H-1B Visa Cap Vedder Price 4/13/2013
China Law Update Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/13/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Publishes New I-9 Form Poyner Spruill LLP 4/12/2013
Department of Justice (DOJ) Announces Settlement With Georgia Employer Over Immigration-Related Discriminatory Employment Practices Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/12/2013
Fiscal Year 2014 H-1B Cap is Reached: Over 124,000 Petitions in Five Days Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 4/12/2013
Department of State Releases May 2013 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 4/12/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Issues Correction to Instructions Regarding Effective Date for New Version of Form I-9 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/11/2013
Legislative Alert for the Week of April 8, 2013 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 4/11/2013
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Issues Revised Form I-9 and Instructions Godfrey & Kahn S.C. 4/11/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to Implement Customer Identity Verification at Field Offices Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/11/2013
Fiscal Year 2014 H-1B Immigration Lottery Update Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 4/10/2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Announces Implementation Schedule for Paperless Arrival-Departure Form I-94 Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 4/10/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Suspends Adjudication of Most H-2B Petitions Pending Agency Response to Court Order Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/10/2013
H-1B Cap for 2014 Fiscal Year Reached Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 4/10/2013
FY 2014 H-1B Visa Cap Closed and Lottery Selection Process Varnum LLP 4/9/2013
U.S. Securities Laws and the EB-5 Investor Program: The Securities and Exchange Commission’s Perspective Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/7/2013
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Reaches FY 2014 H-1B Cap, Announces Lottery to Come Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/6/2013
H-1B Immigration Cap Hit for Fiscal Year 2014 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 4/6/2013
Employment Verification Process Has Pitfalls Even in the Absence of Unauthorized Workers Godfrey & Kahn S.C. 4/3/2013
Eleventh Circuit Rejects U.S. Department of Labor's Authority to Issue Rules for H-2B Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/2/2013
Potential Immigration Reform Bill Could Have Huge Impact on Employment-Based Immigration Godfrey & Kahn S.C. 4/2/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) Form I-9 Finally Makes Its Appearance McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie and Kirkland, PLLC 4/2/2013
Work and Resident Permit Applications of Foreign Employees in China Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 3/30/2013
Important Changes to Immigration Form I-94 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 3/29/2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Announces Rule Implementing Paperless Form I-94 Arrival/Departure Record Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 3/27/2013
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Announces Policy Changes for Premium Processing of H-1B Petitions Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/26/2013
Employers Take Note: U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services Releases New Form I-9 for Immediate Use Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A. 3/25/2013
North Carolina Joins States Requiring Employers to Enroll in E-Verify Poyner Spruill LLP 3/25/2013
Employment Eligibility Verification Form I-9 Finally Makes Its Appearance McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie and Kirkland, PLLC 3/25/2013
Africa Legal Update - March 21, 2013 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 3/22/2013
Quick Updates on Immigration Forms and Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Posters Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP 3/18/2013
USCIS Expects the H-1B Cap to Be Reached in the First Few Days of April 2013 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 3/17/2013
Department of State's Global Support System Replaces Visa Support Services Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/15/2013
UK Border Agency Makes Changes to Tier 2 of the Points-Based System Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 3/15/2013
New Visa Bulletin Shows Progress in Employment-Based Categories - April 2013 Visa Bulletin Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/14/2013
Immigration Alert - Revised Form I-9 Released for Use by Employers Barnes & Thornburg LLP 3/14/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Correction: English Version I-9 Must Be Completed By Most Employers Varnum LLP 3/14/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Publishes Revised Employment Eligibility Verification Form I-9 Armstrong Teasdale 3/14/2013
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Correction: Most Employers Must Complete English Version I-9 Varnum LLP 3/13/2013
New Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, Has Been Issued Vedder Price 3/13/2013
New Version of Identity and Employment Eligibility Form I-9 Now Available Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 3/13/2013
Department of State Releases April 2013 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 3/12/2013
New Employment Verification Form I-9 Available in Spanish Varnum LLP 3/12/2013
America's Most Complicated Form is Updated Re: Employment Eligibility Verification Form Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 3/12/2013
US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Published A New I-9 Form Poyner Spruill LLP 3/11/2013
Preparing for Seasonal Agricultural Labor Varnum LLP 3/11/2013
How EB-5 Petitions and the Investment Company Act of 1940 Intersect Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/10/2013
Impact of Sequester on Immigration-Related Government Services Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 3/10/2013
Think Globally, Contribute Legally to Political Campaigns Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, PLLC 3/10/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Revises Form I-9 Re: Employment Eligibility Verification Form Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 3/9/2013
New I-9 Employment Verification Form from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 3/9/2013
Federal Budget Sequester May Affect Immigration Processing Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/9/2013
USCIS Introduces the New Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification Form Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/9/2013
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Publishes New Employment Eligibility Verification Form I-9 for Use by Employers Effective March 8, 2013 3/9/2013
New Employment Eligibility Verification I-9 Form Effective May 7, 2013 Varnum LLP 3/9/2013
New U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Form I-9 Effective May 7, 2013 Varnum LLP 3/8/2013
U.S. Employers Face New Form I-9 Requirements Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 3/8/2013
Calls for Mandatory E-Verify Intensify with Two New Bills Introduced in Congress Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/7/2013
U.S. Department of Justice Announces New Settlements Resolving Immigration-Related Discrimination Claims Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/7/2013
Immigration Compromise Makes Bipartisan Headway as Congress, Business and Labor Converge on Solutions Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/6/2013
Considerations in Underwriting the Financial Gap Between Filing and Approval of the I-526 Petition Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/5/2013
April 1 Deadline for Filing H-1B Visa Petitions Approaches Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 3/2/2013
Immigration Reform: It’s Time for a Course Correction Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 3/1/2013
EB-5 Retrogression for China Unlikely in 2013, According to Department of State Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/25/2013
It's time to file H-1B (Specialty Occupation) Petitions: Employer Alert Vedder Price 2/24/2013
EB-5 Program Securities Offerings: Considerations for the Drafting Process Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/23/2013
DOJ Announces Settlement Resolving Alleged INA Violations by Health Care Company Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/23/2013
The Myths of Retrogression of the Visa Numbers in the EB-5 Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/23/2013
EB-5 Program Securities Offerings: Preparing Appropriate Disclosure Documents Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/22/2013
Department of Justice (DOJ) Announces Settlement Resolving Alleged Immigration and Nationality Act’s (INA) Violations by Health Care Company Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/22/2013
Immigration Reform Highlights from the Senate Committee on the Judiciary Hearing Fowler White Boggs P.A. 2/21/2013
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Releases Long Awaited Draft EB-5 Policy Memorandum Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/21/2013
The Hidden Meaning Behind the Words: ‘Have You Ever Been Denied a U.S. Visa or Entry into the U.S., or Had a U.S. Visa Canceled?’ Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/20/2013
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Launches E-Verify Enrollment Database Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/18/2013
Spring Cleaning and the H-1B Visa Cap Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 2/16/2013
President Obama Urges Congress to Pass Immigration Reform in State of the Union Address Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/15/2013
Department of State Releases March 2013 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 2/14/2013
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Freezes Assets and Brings Civil Charges against EB-5 Investor Visa Project Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 2/13/2013
Mandatory E-Verify: Not Too High a Price for Necessary Immigration Reform Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 2/10/2013
ICE Worksite Fines, No Thaw in Sight for 2013! (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 2/10/2013
Inside Immigration Reform: How Do You Fix a Broken Immigration System so Everyone Plays By the Rules? Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 2/10/2013
U.S. Senators Propose Sweeping Immigration Bill to Ease H-1B Visa and Green Card Restrictions Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/8/2013
Preparing for H-1B Immigration Cap Season in Fiscal Year 2014 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/8/2013
New Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) Release will Address Student and Exchange Visitor Visa Overstays Fowler White Boggs P.A. 2/8/2013
Employers Urged to Begin Preparation of New H-1B Petitions for April 1st Filing Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 2/7/2013
Michigan Secretary of State to Issue Driver’s Licenses to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Recipients Varnum LLP 2/6/2013
The Second Obama Term: President Outlines Major Immigration Overhaul Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 2/5/2013
E-Verify on the fritz likely due to Florida going live on the RIDE Program (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 2/3/2013
It’s Time to Prepare H-1B Visa Petitions for Fiscal Year 2014 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 2/2/2013
The Winds of Immigration Reform Blow Again - Part 2 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/2/2013
Immigration Bill Proposes Substantial Reforms in Access to High-Skilled Foreign Workers in the U.S. Barnes & Thornburg LLP 2/1/2013
Immigration Legislation: What You Need To Know Now Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A. 2/1/2013
Fee Increase to EB-5 Based Immigrant Visa Goes Into Effect February 1st Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/1/2013
President Obama Addresses the EB-5 Regional Center Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2/1/2013
2014 H-1B Visas: Employers Need to Note Upcoming Application Dates Varnum LLP 2/1/2013
Senators Reach a Bipartisan Agreement for Comprehensive Immigration Reform Fowler White Boggs P.A. 2/1/2013
Senators Propose Immigration Reform Varnum LLP 1/30/2013
The Winds of Immigration Reform Blow Again - Part 1 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/29/2013
President Obama to Outline Plan for Comprehensive Immigration Reform on Tuesday Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/28/2013
2014 H-1B Filing Season Starts April 1st Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 1/28/2013
2.5 Year Rule Stifles Economic Benefits of the EB-5 Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/25/2013
2014 H-1B Filing Season Is Here Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 1/18/2013
United States and Canada Sign Agreement to Share Immigration Information Fowler White Boggs P.A. 1/17/2013
Monitoring Evolving Changes in the Department of State’s Administration of the J-1 Trainee and Intern Visa Programs Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 1/17/2013
States Remain Divided on Issue of Driver's Licenses for DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) Beneficiaries Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/15/2013
False Advertising Complaint Charges that Competitor Used Doctored Photograph Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, PLLC 1/14/2013
New Hardship Waiver Rules Ease Decade-Long Separation of U.S. Citizens and Undocumented Family Members Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/14/2013
American Immigration Lawyers Association "AILA" Issues Helpful Tips for Korean EB-5 Cases Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/13/2013
Department of State Releases February 2013 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 1/11/2013
The Rush to File H-1B Visa Petitions for the Next Fiscal Year Quota Starts April 1, 2013 Barnes & Thornburg LLP 1/10/2013
ICE Audits and Fines Reach All-Time High in 2012 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/9/2013
New Report Highlights Obama Administration's Robust Stance on Immigration Enforcement Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/8/2013
USCIS Announces Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver Process Varnum LLP 1/8/2013
New CIS Report Criticizes SEVP Enforcement Record Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/8/2013
Top Ten Issues in Preparing EB-5 Sources of Funds for Chinese Investors Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/6/2013
USCIS Announces Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver Process Varnum LLP 1/4/2013
USCIS Publishes Final Regulation Implementing the Provisional I-601A Unlawful Presence Waiver Fowler White Boggs P.A. 1/3/2013
Legislative Developments for 2013 Schiff Hardin LLP 1/3/2013
Georgia Judge Lifts Injunction Barring Immigration Status Checks During Routine Traffic Stops, State Authorities Emphasize Discretionary Enforcement Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/2/2013
UK Tier 2 Annual Allocations Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 1/1/2013
Majority of Registered Voters Support Path to Citizenship for Undocumented Immigrants, New Polls Show Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/31/2012
Mintz Levin Files FOIA Request for DOL Prevailing Wage Data Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 12/29/2012
Illegal Immigration Dips After Decade on the Rise Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/27/2012
USCIS Issues Draft Policy Memorandum on U-3 Derivative Nonimmigrant Petitions Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/24/2012
My EB-5 Wishlist for 2013 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/24/2012
Understanding the Implications of Retrogression in the EB-5 Category Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/23/2012
Advocacy Groups Ask White House to Postpone Decisions Affecting Same-Sex Spouses' Immigration Status Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/18/2012
USCIS to Implement New $165 Immigrant Fee on February 1, 2013 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/15/2012
USCIS Issues New Guidance for Form I-9 and E-Verify Procedures Under DACA Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/14/2012
Department of State Releases January 2013 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 12/14/2012
Visa Services Limited in Tel Aviv in December 2012 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 12/7/2012
Massachusetts Grants In-State Tuition Benefits to DACA Beneficiaries Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/7/2012
USCIS Announces Expanded e-Request Services Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/6/2012
New EB-5 Program Office to be Established in Washington, DC Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 12/5/2012
USCIS Launches Online Resource for Immigrant Entrepreneurs Fowler White Boggs P.A. 12/5/2012
Court Upholds South Carolina Law Allowing Police to Check Motorists' Immigration Status Greenberg Traurig, LLP 12/3/2012
USCIS Entrepreneur-in-Residence Initiative Not Substantive Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 12/3/2012
Strategic Guidance for Blanket L-1 Visa Holders Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 12/3/2012
U.S. Mission to India Expands Interview Waiver Program Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 12/1/2012
President Obama Advocates 'Seizing the Moment' to Pass Immigration Reform, Legislators Across the Aisle Take Notice Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/30/2012
Fourteenth Amendment Equal Protection—Second Circuit Applies The Strict Scrutiny Test And Holds That New York Cannot Prohibit Nonimmigrants From Obtaining Pharmacist Licenses Southern Methodist University, SMU Dedman School of Law 11/30/2012
'The Daily Caller' Reports that Republicans may Introduce the 'Achieve Act' as an Alternative to the DREAM Act Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/29/2012
E-2 Visas for Israelis: Security Concerns and Upcoming Elections May Delay Implementation Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 11/29/2012
Changes Announced to UK Immigration Rules Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 11/29/2012
USCIS Releases Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Statistics Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/27/2012
Mendez-Reyes, Demandstein, & Chevron: Withdrawing Chances Of Obtaining Cancellation Of Removal In The Third Circuit For Some Aliens Villanova University School of Law 11/26/2012
USCIS Releases Fraud Analysis Framework for H-1 and L-1 Visas Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 11/26/2012
E-Verify to Become Mandatory in Four Additional States Fowler White Boggs P.A. 11/16/2012
Former RNC Chair Haley Barbour Speaks Out in Favor of Immigration Reform Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/15/2012
Latino Voters Help Propel President Obama to a Second Term Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/13/2012
US Customs and Border Protection Formally Opens ISA Eligibility to Importers Who Have Undergone Focused Assessments Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP 11/13/2012
Department of State Releases December 2012 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 11/12/2012
Pentagon Reinstates Program Offering Immigrants with Special Skills a Quicker Path to Citizenship Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/11/2012
UK Sponsorship Licence Renewal Deadlines Approaching Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 11/10/2012
Registration for 2014 Diversity Visa Lottery Closed Fowler White Boggs P.A. 11/8/2012
USCIS Releases New Form I-140, Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/8/2012
Illegal Immigration and Education Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law 11/7/2012
Washington State Considers Two-Tiered Driver's License System Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/6/2012
President Obama 'Confident' About Immigration Reform if Elected to Second Term Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/6/2012
A look at the EEOC’s Draft Strategic Enforcement Plan McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie and Kirkland, PLLC 10/31/2012
Mississippi Joins Lawsuit Against Deferred Action Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/29/2012
Not All “Entries” Are Equal – The Law of “Entry” and “Admission” for Purposes of the Immigration and Nationality Act IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law 10/29/2012
Chamber of Commerce v. Whiting: A Law Student's Freewheeling Inquiry Villanova University School of Law 10/25/2012
Taiwan Designated as Visa Waiver Country Fowler White Boggs P.A. 10/25/2012
Presidential Candidates Debate Immigration on National Stage Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/25/2012
Controversial Arrest Puts ICE Policy in the Spotlight Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/24/2012
Hotel Fined $50,000 for Discriminatory Immigration Employment Practices Fowler White Boggs P.A. 10/18/2012
ICE Releases Guidance on Evaluating Electronic I-9 Systems LawLogix Group, Inc. 10/18/2012
Department of State Releases November 2012 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 10/16/2012
California Governor Signs Law Granting Driver's Licenses to Deferred Action Recipients, Vetoes Trust Act Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/16/2012
Ninth Circuit Strikes Down Provision Affecting Permanent Residency Applicants Who 'Age Out' Before Reaching Priority Date Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/15/2012
DOJ Announces Settlement With Florida Company Over Allegations of Retaliation for Employee Challenge to E-Verify Non-Confirmation Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/13/2012
Michigan Denies Driver’s Licenses to Beneficiaries of Deferred Action Varnum LLP 10/12/2012
Diversity Visa Lottery Registration Opens October 2, 2012 Varnum LLP 10/12/2012
The E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification Program - an Interactive Map Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/8/2012
Mistake in October Visa Bulletin Results in Temporary Suspension in Processing of EB-5 Petitions Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/8/2012
USCIS Announces New Filing Option for Canadian TNs Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 10/6/2012
USCIS Announces Comment Period for E-Verify Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/5/2012
2014 Diversity Lottery Instructions Are Now Available Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 10/5/2012
Changes in U.S. Immigration Procedures Affecting Taiwanese and Canadian Citizens Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 10/5/2012
Same-Sex Relationships Can Be Considered for Prosecutorial Discretion Fowler White Boggs P.A. 10/4/2012
USCIS Releases New E-Verify Enhancements Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/4/2012
Tis the Season for Regional Centers to File their I-924As Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/3/2012
Milford, MA Becomes the First U.S. Town to Enroll in ICE's IMAGE Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/3/2012
Immigration Law Alert - The White House Reports Extension of Certain Immigration Programs Barnes & Thornburg LLP 10/2/2012
Diversity Visa Lottery Registration Opens October 2, 2012 Varnum LLP 10/2/2012
It’s Official- President Obama Extends the Regional Center Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/2/2012
Congress Approves Three-Year E-Verify Extension Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/1/2012
USCIS Acknowledges 45,000 Unused H-1B Visas Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/28/2012
Mandatory E-Verify Compliance in North Carolina to Begin October 1st Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/27/2012
DOJ Files Employment Discrimination Lawsuit Against Agricultural Employer Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/21/2012
U.S. Consulate in Chennai Suspends Visa Operations Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 9/21/2012
Celebrating Citizenship Day by Welcoming New Americans U.S. Department of Labor 9/20/2012
STEM Jobs Act May Be On the Horizon Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/20/2012
Congress Extends Immigration Programs for Another Three Years Fowler White Boggs P.A. 9/19/2012
Mixed Ruling Upholds Arizona's 'Show Your Papers' Provision Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/19/2012
USCIS Announces October EB-5 Stakeholders Meeting Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/18/2012
California Legislature Approves Driver's Licenses for Deferred Action Immigrants Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/16/2012
U.S. House of Representatives Approves 3 Year Extension of the EB-5 Regional Center Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/14/2012
ICE Issues $625,000 Fine to New Jersey Company for Form I-9 Violations Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/13/2012
Department of State Releases October 2012 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 9/13/2012
USCIS Announces Correction to Submission Procedure for Public Comments About Proposed Form I-9 Revision Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/12/2012
DOJ Announces Settlement with Illinois Company Over Citizenship Status Discrimination Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/11/2012
Eleventh Circuit Strikes Down Provisions of Controversial State Immigration Laws Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/9/2012
Non-Resident U.S. Citizens and Green Card Holders Afforded a Streamlined Tax Compliance Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/7/2012
U.S. Embassy in India Announces New Visa Processing System Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 9/6/2012
EEOC Releases Its Draft Strategic Enforcement Plan Discussing Key Priorities for Fiscal Years 2012-2016 Barnes & Thornburg LLP 9/6/2012
Local Chinese Media Focuses on the EB-5 Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/4/2012
30 Days Until the Expiration of the EB-5 Regional Center Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/3/2012
New Republican Party Platform Calls for Mandatory E-Verify and Self-Deportation Greenberg Traurig, LLP 9/3/2012
Labor Day 2012: Honoring the Great American Worker - Incl Video U.S. Department of Labor 9/1/2012
USCIS Announces 30-Day Extension for Public Comments About Proposed Form I-9 Revision Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/31/2012
USCIS Extends Comment Period for I-924 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/30/2012
11th Circuit follows Supreme Court, Striking Down Alabama and Georgia Immigration Laws Fowler White Boggs P.A. 8/29/2012
Arizona Immigration Law May Take Effect Within Weeks Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/29/2012
DOJ Announces Settlement with Philadelphia Employment Agency Over Allegations of Discrimination Against Refugees Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/28/2012
The Importance of an I-9 Form Poyner Spruill LLP 8/28/2012
SSA Releases Internal Guidance on Social Security Issues and Employment Authorization for Persons with Non-Immigrant Status Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/27/2012
Texas and Nebraska Move to Deny Benefits to Deferred Action Immigrants Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/25/2012
Arizona Law Enforcement Raids GNC Warehouse Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/24/2012
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Announces Plans to Eliminate Form I-94 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/24/2012
Registration for 2014 Diversity Visa Lottery Will Open October 2, 2012 Fowler White Boggs P.A. 8/23/2012
Arizona Responds to Deferred Action Program by Blocking Privileges for DREAMers Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/23/2012
Employers of Skilled, Professional and Intracompany Transfers Beware: Administration's Regulatory Creep Threatens Non-Immigrant Visa Programs Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/21/2012
New services for visa applicants to be offered at U.S. consular posts in Warsaw and Krakow Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 8/18/2012
U.S. Government Sets in Motion Deferred Action Program for Young Undocumented Immigrants Barnes & Thornburg LLP 8/17/2012
A Sampling of Rights Afforded to Limited Partners under the ULPA Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/17/2012
Phase-out of Form I-94 around the corner Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 8/17/2012
USCIS Begins Accepting Applications for Deferred Action and Work Permits from Certain Young Unauthorized Immigrants Fowler White Boggs P.A. 8/16/2012
Mayor Bloomberg and Rupert Murdoch tout benefits of a liberal immigration policy to the U.S. economy Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 8/16/2012
Deferred Action Program Now Implemented by Homeland Security Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 8/16/2012
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Conducts Second Audit of Company Fowler White Boggs P.A. 8/15/2012
Continue to Use the Current Form I-9 for Employment Eligibility Verification Beyond 8/31/2012 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 8/15/2012
Immigration Law Alert - USCIS Extends Form I-9 Validity Period Past Aug. 31, 2012 Expiration Date Barnes & Thornburg LLP 8/15/2012
Form I-9 Does Not Expire Varnum LLP 8/13/2012
Waiver of Interviews in Germany for Qualified B, C, D, F, H, I, J, L, M, O, P, Q or R Visa Applicants Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 8/13/2012
Unregistered Broker-Dealers: Risky Business for EB-5 Developers Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 8/13/2012
2014 Diversity Immigration Visa Lottery Instructions Will Soon Be Available Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 8/13/2012
U.S. Residency Requirements and Travel Abroad Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/10/2012
Visa Waiver for Brazilians May Become a Reality Fowler White Boggs P.A. 8/10/2012
Top Ten Trends in I-526 Requests for Evidence Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/8/2012
E-2 Visas for Israelis Coming Soon Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 8/7/2012
DOJ Announces Settlement with Specialty Food Company Over Discriminatory Document Practices Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/7/2012
J-1 Interns and Trainees: What happened at Wyndham should stay at Wyndham Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 8/7/2012
The Sun Also Rises for Immigrant Investors: EB-5 Extension Imminent Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 8/7/2012
Third Quarter Updates from USCIS on EB-5 Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/6/2012
IRS: Interest Paid to Nonresident Aliens to Be Reported Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 8/6/2012
Senate Approves Measure Allowing for a Three Year Reauthorization of the EB-5 Regional Center Pilot Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/6/2012
GAO Releases Report Urging ICE to Strengthen Monitoring of SEVP-Certified Schools Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/3/2012
Department of Labor Proposes Changes to Labor Condition Application Fowler White Boggs P.A. 8/3/2012
Can E-Verify “Self-Assessment” Help an Employer? LawLogix Group, Inc. 8/2/2012
Company Agrees to Forfeit $2 Million for Employing Undocumented Workers Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/2/2012
First Circuit Holds DOMA Unconstitutional Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 7/27/2012
Possible Immigration Related Telephone Scam Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/24/2012
USCIS Announces Creation of New “EB-5 Program Office” Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/22/2012
New Law Mandates E-Verify for Public Construction Projects in Pennsylvania Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/21/2012
NLRB Settlement Sets Precedent for E-Verify Compliance Among Unionized Workforces Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/20/2012
Executive Summary and Clarifications from May 1, 2012 EB-5 Stakeholders Meeting with USCIS Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/19/2012
Pennsylvania Enacts Mandatory E-Verify for Public Contractors Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 7/18/2012
U.S. Department of State Expects Record Number of EB-5 Visas to be Issued in 2012 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/16/2012
Certain Mexican Nonimmigrants Can Renew Visa Without Interview Fowler White Boggs P.A. 7/16/2012
J-1 Visa Shortage Expected: Act Now if You Wish to Host a J-1 Intern or Trainee Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 7/15/2012
Late-Breaking News on Shortage of Forms DS-2019 for J-1 Interns and Trainees Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 7/14/2012
I-9s and EB-5s: What’s the Connection? Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/13/2012
Supply of J-1 Visas Nearly Capped Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 7/12/2012
South Carolina Mandatory E-Verify Law Goes Into Effect Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/11/2012
What Does the Supreme Court’s Ruling Mean to Indiana Employers? Barnes & Thornburg LLP 7/11/2012
ICE Issues Second Wave of Employer Notices of Inspection Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/6/2012
DOJ Office of Special Counsel Files Lawsuit Against Indiana Egg Producer for Discriminatory Hiring Practices Related to Document Abuse and Electronic I-9 System Greenberg Traurig, LLP 7/4/2012
A Day to Dream U.S. Department of Labor 7/4/2012
Giumarra Vineyards Agrees to Sweeping Changes to Settle EEOC Suit Filed on Behalf of Indigenous Farmworkers U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 7/3/2012
SEVP Implementation of the Accreditation Act Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 7/3/2012
U.S. Supreme Court Strikes Down Employment Provision in Arizona Immigration Law Barnes & Thornburg LLP 7/2/2012
Arizona v. United States: Supreme Court Reaffirms Federal Government’s Power in Immigration Arena Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/30/2012
U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Arizona SB 1070 Case Affirms Key Part of Arizona Law, Strikes Down Others Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/29/2012
Supreme Court Rejects Key Parts of Arizona’s Immigration Enforcement Law Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 6/29/2012
Deferred Action Program for Young Undocumented Immigrants Barnes & Thornburg LLP 6/28/2012
J-1 Cap on Visas for Interns and Trainees Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/28/2012
Supreme Court Strikes Down Majority of Arizona SB 1070 Fowler White Boggs P.A. 6/28/2012
The Supreme Court’s Immigration Decision May Give Clues On The Upcoming Decision On The Affordable Care Act’s Individual Mandate Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/27/2012
Arizona v. United States: Supreme Court Reaffirms Federal Government’s Power in Immigration Arena Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/27/2012
Major Changes Announced for Mexico E-1 and E-2 Visa Processing Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 6/26/2012
Justice Department Sues Major U.S. Egg Producer for Discrimination Caused by Electronic I-9 System LawLogix Group, Inc. 6/26/2012
Obama Directive Offers Relief to Certain Unauthorized Immigrants Barnes & Thornburg LLP 6/25/2012
Illegal Immigration Status Is Not Protected By Title VII Barnes & Thornburg LLP 6/25/2012
“Deferred Action” and Work Authorization Will Soon be Available to Certain Young Persons Who Are Without Immigration Status Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 6/23/2012
DOJ Office of Special Counsel Files Lawsuit Against Hotel and Casino for Discriminatory Hiring Practices During Employment Verification and Re-Verification Processes Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/22/2012
Update: Certain Youths Eligible for Deferred Action Fowler White Boggs P.A. 6/21/2012
H-1B Cap for FY 2013 Reached Fowler White Boggs P.A. 6/21/2012
DHS Announces Deferred Action for “DREAMers” Varnum LLP 6/20/2012
Sec. Napolitano Announces Major Change In Immigration Policy Fowler White Boggs P.A. 6/20/2012
Student and Exchange Visitor Program Scrutiny Alert Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/19/2012
Form I-9 Revisions and I-94s Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/19/2012
H-1B Cap Reached for Fiscal Year 2013 Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 6/18/2012
Department of State Releases July 2012 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 6/17/2012
Drones Not Used Effectively on U.S. Borders Center for Public Integrity 6/16/2012
Election-year Policy Change: Obama Decision Eases Undocumented Kids' Turmoil Center for Public Integrity 6/15/2012
Deferred Action for Young Immigrants Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/15/2012
Immigration Alert: H-1B Cap Update for FY 2013 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/14/2012
H-1B Cap Hit for Fiscal Year 2013 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/13/2012
How Many EB-5 Visas are There? Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/12/2012
Arizona S.B. 1070’s Projected Impact Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/12/2012
Strengthening Our Commitment to Protect Vulnerable Workers: Labor Department and Migrant Workers U.S. Department of Labor 6/12/2012
EB-5 Sunset Provisions Unsettles Investors and Entrepreneurs Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/11/2012
FORM I-9 PROPOSED CHANGES Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/11/2012
U.S. Attorney's Office Charges Texas-Based Firm and Field Operations Supervisor with Harboring and Transporting Illegal Aliens; $10 Million Fine and 100-Year Prison Term at Stake Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/10/2012
The Fate of the EB-5 Regional Center Pilot Program – Will it be Extended? Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/7/2012
Another Employer Fined Millions for Immigration Violations Fowler White Boggs P.A. 6/7/2012
2013 H-1B Visa Cap Closing Soon Varnum LLP 6/6/2012
Termination of Employee Based on her Marriage to an Undocumented Alien Does Not Violate Title VII Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/3/2012
Changes to Tier 2 Sponsored Migration - UK Immigration Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 6/3/2012
Immigration Alert June 1‚ 2012 Immigration Alert: H-1B Cap Update for FY 2013 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 6/1/2012
H-1B Filings Advance Toward FY2013 CAP - June 2012 Visa Update Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 5/30/2012
USCIS ELIS: New Online Processing of Immigration Applications Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 5/29/2012
USCIS Launches First Phase of Online Benefits System Fowler White Boggs P.A. 5/24/2012
Department of State Releases June 2012 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 5/22/2012
Fill for the Funding Dip: EB-5 Visas Much Shelist, P.C. 5/21/2012
DHS Expands List of STEM designated-degree programs Fowler White Boggs P.A. 5/19/2012
Employment-Based Second Preference (EB-2) Unavailable for China and India Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 5/17/2012
Employers Urged to File H-1B Petitions Without Delay Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 5/9/2012
E-Verify: North Carolina and Federal Requirements Poyner Spruill LLP 5/7/2012
Supreme Court Hears Oral Argument on Arizona SB 1070 Fowler White Boggs P.A. 5/2/2012
Proposed Changes to Form I-9: Comments May Be Submitted until May 29, 2012 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 5/2/2012
Immigration Updates - April 27, 2012 Fowler White Boggs P.A. 4/27/2012
FY 2013 H-1B Cap Numbers Advancing Rapidly Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 4/25/2012
International Transfers: Implications for Employee Benefits McDermott Will & Emery 4/23/2012
House Judiciary Committee Votes to Approve Israel for E-2 Treaty Investor Visa Eligibility Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/21/2012
Fighting for the DREAM Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/15/2012
Consular Corner & Travel Tips Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/14/2012
Department of State Releases May 2012 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 4/14/2012
The B-1 Business Visitor Visa/Visa Waiver Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/14/2012
Startup Visa Act (2011) Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/13/2012
Nonimmigrant Visa Fees Set to Increase, While Immigrant Visa Fees Will Decrease Fowler White Boggs P.A. 4/13/2012
U.S. Expands USCIS Expertise, Promotes Investment & Tourism, USCIS Entrepreneurs in Residence Summit and EB-5 Initiatives Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/12/2012
White House Initiatives to Increase Visitor Travel to U.S. Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/11/2012
Update on Cap-Subject H-1B Petitions Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 4/7/2012
USCIS Releases Lists of Employers Enrolled in E-Verify Program Greenberg Traurig, LLP 4/4/2012
Input Sought on Provisional Waiver Process by USCIS Varnum LLP 4/4/2012
Zivotofsky v. Clinton: Marbury Lives! Andrews Kurth 4/3/2012
Insurers Have No Duty to Defend Additional Insured General Contractor for Post-Construction Defect Claims Because Policies Limited Coverage to Insured Subcontractor's "Ongoing Operations" Williams Kastner 3/29/2012
Supreme Court's Decision in Kawashima v. Holder and the Hard-Learned Lessons of an Old Tax-Crime Conviction Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/26/2012
Board of Immigration Appeals Clarifies 245(i) Eligibility for Derivative Beneficiaries Fowler White Boggs P.A. 3/22/2012
Department of State Releases April 2012 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 3/20/2012
UK Government Introduces Further Changes to Immigration Rules Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 3/19/2012
Employment-Based Second Preference (EB-2) Cut-off Dates for China and India Projected to Retrogress Significantly in May or June 2012 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 3/19/2012
Updates from Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 3/18/2012
From the Office of Special Counsel: Anatomy of an OSC Investigation Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/17/2012
How to Complete the Form I-9 for Employees That Benefit From the Auto-Extension of Temporary Protected Status Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/14/2012
What To Consider When Seeking Legal Services in Spanish Varnum LLP 3/12/2012
L-1 Full Visa Validity Period Change Announced by the U.S. Department of State- Immigration Law Alert Barnes & Thornburg LLP 3/6/2012
Tax Violations Could be Deported Varnum LLP 3/3/2012
Congressional Research Service Studies the Effect of Per-Country Caps on Visa Backlogs Fowler White Boggs P.A. 3/1/2012
H-1B Filing Season Is Here Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 2/24/2012
Another Circuit Jumps on the Anti - “Departure Bar” Bandwagon Fowler White Boggs P.A. 2/18/2012
USCIS Proposes Changes to Employment Immigration Fowler White Boggs P.A. 2/17/2012
New ICE Measures to Protect Aliens Detained by Local Law Enforcement Fowler White Boggs P.A. 2/14/2012
2013 H-1B Visas Varnum LLP 2/14/2012
April 1 Deadline for Filing H-1B Visa Petitions Approaches Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 2/14/2012
Pending Final Rule: Issuance of Full Validity L Visas to Qualified Applicants Fowler White Boggs P.A. 2/13/2012
University Fined $115,000 for Discriminatory I-9 Practices Fowler White Boggs P.A. 2/12/2012
USCIS Proposed Rule for I-601 Waiver Process Would Allow Families to Stay Together Fowler White Boggs P.A. 2/11/2012
BIA Holds Alien Adjusted Under Cuban Adjustment Act Has Been Admitted and May Be Removed Fowler White Boggs P.A. 2/11/2012
Department of State Releases March 2012 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 2/9/2012
Proposed DHS Administrative Reforms Designed to Attract and Retain Highly Skilled Foreign Nationals; DOS Changes Aim to Improve Visa and Foreign Visitor Processing. Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 2/6/2012
North Carolina to Join Ranks of States Requiring Employers to Enroll in E-Verify Poyner Spruill LLP 1/29/2012
Due Diligence Questions to Ask When Seeking to Have Your Project Adopted by an Existing Regional Center Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/23/2012
USCIS EB-5 Policy Memorandum Draft Updated Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/14/2012
Department of State Releases February 2012 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 1/9/2012
Internal Revenue Service Releases New Fact Sheet for Dual Citizens Residing Outside U.S., States that Penalty Relief May be Appropriate Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/1/2012
I-9 Compliance Revisited Poyner Spruill LLP 12/25/2011
North Carolina to Join Ranks of States Requiring Employers to Enroll in E-Verify Poyner Spruill LLP 12/21/2011
USCIS Introduces Redesigned Employment Authorization Document: Form I-766 Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 12/12/2011
Department of State Releases January 2012 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 12/12/2011
Fiscal Year 2012 H-1B Cap Reached Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 11/28/2011
Department of State Releases December 2011 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 11/12/2011
ICE Issues New Wave of I-9 Inspection Notices Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 11/7/2011
The Government Gets Back in the Ring...Employers Around the Country Report a New Round of ICE Audits Greenberg Traurig, LLP 11/7/2011
Blanket L Visa Applications in India May Only Be Filed in Chennai; Visa Services in Mumbai Suspended November 15–21 Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 11/4/2011
California Law Prohibits State from Requiring Employers to Use E-Verify Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/28/2011
H-1B Cap Reached for U.S. Master’s Degrees; Remaining Numbers Are Diminishing Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 10/28/2011
USCIS Redesigns Employment Authorization Document - I-9 Effect Greenberg Traurig, LLP 10/28/2011
USCIS Returns to Prior Practice; Form I-797 Notices of Approval to Be Sent to Attorneys of Record Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 10/26/2011
Evaluating E-Verify: One Question at a Time LawLogix Group, Inc. 10/13/2011
California Enacts 22 New Employment Laws Impacting All Companies Doing Business In The State Barnes & Thornburg LLP 10/12/2011
USCIS Announces Important Change in Mailing of Approval Notices Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 10/6/2011
Significant Advances in Green Card Cutoff Dates for EB-2 India and EB-2 China Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 9/26/2011
Maryland’s Prince George’s County Public Schools to Pay over $4 Million in Back Wages for H-1B Violations Vedder Price 9/13/2011
Department of State Releases October 2011 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 9/12/2011
Department of State Releases New DS-160 Nonimmigrant Visa Application Vedder Price 9/12/2011
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Continues Trend of Employer I-9 Investigations Vedder Price 9/11/2011
USCIS: E-Verify Self Check Now Available In Spanish and to Residents in 16 Additional States Barnes & Thornburg LLP 8/17/2011
Department of State Releases September 2011 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 8/10/2011
DOL Provides Further Guidance on Suspension and Anticipated Resumption of Its Processing of Prevailing Wage Requests for PERMs Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 8/10/2011
Immigration Alert - New USCIS Initiative Encourages Foreign Entrepreneurs to Invest in U.S. Economy Barnes & Thornburg LLP 8/8/2011
DOJ Brings Lawsuit Against Alabama Immigration Law, Focus on Strict Compliance Intensifies Greenberg Traurig, LLP 8/6/2011
Increasing Level of Seizures by U.S. Customs Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 7/31/2011
Department of State Releases August 2011 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 7/12/2011
Phase-In Mandatory E-Verify Law Passes in North Carolina Poyner Spruill LLP 7/7/2011
Technology Exports: Uncertainty Around Form I-129 Persists Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 6/20/2011
Just When You Were Ready for Summer, ICE Sends a Chill Through the Nation Greenberg Traurig, LLP 6/16/2011
Department of State Releases July 2011 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 6/11/2011
ALJ finds parts supplier unlawfully discharged 20 immigrant employees in Minnesota after they refused to sign away NLRA and other rights National Labor Relations Board 6/6/2011
Supreme Court Upholds Arizona's Employer Sanctions Immigration Law--More States to Follow Suit? Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/26/2011
Judge orders payment of $347,000 in back wages and penalties, 3-year debarment of Global Horizons from H-2A agricultural program U.S. Department of Labor 5/22/2011
Department of State Releases June 2011 Visa Bulletin Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 5/12/2011
EEOC Combats Labor Trafficking, Severe Abuse and Discrimination in Lawsuits Filed Today U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 5/4/2011
The Ninth Circuit and Arizona’s S.B. 1070 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5/2/2011
Wage and Hour Division "WHD" and Mexican Consulate Sign Pact Assisting Mexican Nationals U.S. Department of Labor 4/17/2011
The Immigration Implications of Japan’s Disaster Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. 4/14/2011
Refugee Assistance Programs Hard Hit by Unemployment Center for Public Integrity 4/3/2011
ICE's Latest Wave of I-9 Audits Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/31/2011
E-Verify Site Visits Expected Soon Greenberg Traurig, LLP 3/30/2011
Immigration Help for Hospitals: USCIS Issues Memorandum on H-1B Cap Exemption von Briesen & Roper, S.C. 3/19/2011
USCIS Announces Proposed H-1B Electronic Registration System to Reduce Costs for U.S. Businesses Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A. 3/15/2011
Immigration and Customs Enforcement "ICE" Targets Large Employers: How to Be Prepared Poyner Spruill LLP 3/9/2011
ANALYSIS — U.S. Interests at Risk in Six Mideast Nations Center for Public Integrity 3/5/2011
Revised Form I-9 Handbook For Employers von Briesen & Roper, S.C. 2/26/2011
Export Compliance - Is YOUR Company Ready? Bracewell & Giuliani LLP 2/22/2011
Ice Inspection Hits Close to Home - Guilty of I-9 Form Violations Poyner Spruill LLP 2/16/2011
H-1B Cap of 65,000 Reached for Fiscal Year 2011, but Options May Remain to Hire Foreign Workers Williams Kastner 2/8/2011
H-1B Cap for FY11 Has Been Reached Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 2/5/2011
February 2011 Visa Bulletin Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 2/4/2011
Guidance on Completing I-9 in “Extension of Stay” Situations Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 2/2/2011
Deemed Export Certification Now Required for Employers Sponsoring Certain Foreign Nationals Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 2/1/2011
Crime and Punishment in American Immigration - Providing Advice to Noncitizens Regarding Immigration Consequences Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 1/30/2011
Verification Two-Step: One step forward, one step back—A review of the GAO report on the progress made to improve E-Verify Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/19/2011
Temporary Foreign Worker Program (H-1B Visa) Has Long-Term Problems Center for Public Integrity 1/19/2011
The Crackdown on Employment of Illegal Immigrants Spreads to California Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/13/2011
Sunshine (State) Surprise - Florida's New E-Verify Requirement Greenberg Traurig, LLP 1/10/2011
IRS Not Strict Enough on Fraudulent Tax Refunds to Nonresident Aliens Center for Public Integrity 1/10/2011
December Immigration Update on H-1B Cap Count Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 1/9/2011
U.S. Citizens Abroad to be Required to File I-130 Relative Petitions with USCIS in the U.S. Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 1/8/2011
Reminder for Permanent Residents Undertaking Temporary Assignments Abroad - Immigration Update Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 1/2/2011
Immigration Law: Export Control Question Delayed for L-1, H-1B and O-1A Visa Cases Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 12/30/2010
Year End Immigration Check Up for Foreign Nationals Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 12/30/2010
E-Verify Tentative Nonconfirmations: Don’t Panic Just Yet LawLogix Group, Inc. 12/13/2010
New US Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) Filing Fees Effective November 23, 2010 Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 12/11/2010
EB-5 Program Assistance Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP 12/8/2010
H-1B Numbers are Steadily Moving Toward the Annual Cap Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 12/7/2010
Abercrombie & Fitch Immigration Fine: A Lesson for Employers Vedder Price 12/6/2010
Homeland Security Creates I-9 Audit Fusion Center Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 12/5/2010
December 2010 Visa Bulletin -- Little Movement in EB-2 and EB-3 Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 12/4/2010
Visa Processing in India Now More Convenient Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 12/2/2010
The USCIS Nonimmigrant Petition and Export Control Compliance Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 11/30/2010
Municipalities Beware: The Perils of Enacting Immigration Ordinances and Know What Your Insurance Policy Covers Poyner Spruill LLP 11/30/2010
Recent Immigration and Customs Enforcement Settlement Applying its Internal Guidelines for Assessing Fines: Even Good Faith Mistakes on Your I-9s Can Be Expensive Poyner Spruill LLP 11/22/2010
H-1B Program Still Open But Availability is Declining Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 11/11/2010
USCIS Launches the Citizenship Resource Center Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 11/6/2010
November 2010 Visa Bulletin -- EB-2 and EB-3 Crawl Forward Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 11/5/2010
Immigrant Visa Usage and Predictions Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 11/2/2010
Is USCIS Monitoring Foreign Nationals via Social Networking? Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 11/2/2010
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Increases Filing Fees - Most Increases Effective November 23rd. Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 10/4/2010
H-1B Program Still Open But Availability is Declining Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 10/3/2010
Department of State Announces 2012 Diversity Visa Lottery Registration Period Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 10/1/2010
USCIS Delays in Adjudicating Requests for EADs and Advance Parole Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 9/30/2010
DOS Seeks Online Comments About the DS-160 -- Nonimmigrant Visa Application Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 9/30/2010
September 2010 Visa Bulletin -- EB-2 and EB-3 Categories Advance Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 9/10/2010
H-1B Category Remains Open Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 9/7/2010
New Regulations on Form I-9 Electronic Storage and Completion -- What Must Employers Do? Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 9/6/2010
Visa Waiver Program's ESTA System Now Requires a Fee Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 9/5/2010
Fee Increase for Certain H-1B and L-1 Petitioners Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 9/4/2010
USCIS Statistics Show Troubling Adjudication Disparities Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 9/2/2010
US State Department Now Contacting Employers Filing Work Visa Petitions Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 9/1/2010
I-9 and E-Verify Updates Vedder Price 9/1/2010
Employers Now Have Increased Flexibility in Managing Forms I-9 Electronically Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 8/26/2010
Arizona's Immigration Law Facing Numerous Legal Challenges Ice Miller LLP 8/18/2010
Lawsuit Filed Against USCIS’ Restrictive Re-interpretation of “Employer/Employee” Relationship Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 7/12/2010
Enforcement Focus Continues to be at the Forefront of U.S. Immigration Agencies’ Agenda Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 7/11/2010
USCIS Proposes to Raise Filing Fees for Immigration Benefits Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 7/10/2010
Uncertainty Looms on How USCIS Will Implement Kazarian v. USCIS Decision Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 7/9/2010
The Pool is Still Open - Employers May Continue to file H-1B Work Visa Petitions Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 7/8/2010
The Green Card is Finally Green Again! Poyner Spruill LLP 7/4/2010
Using Cleaning/Maintenance Services or Consultants - Are These Relationships Putting Your Company at Unnecessary Risk? Poyner Spruill LLP 7/2/2010
Immigration Issues that Educational Institutions Must Address Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 6/27/2010
USCIS' Permanent Resident Card is Again Green Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 6/8/2010
USCIS' Employment Authorization Document Revised Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 6/7/2010
USCIS Presents Validation Instrument for Business Enterprise (VIBE) Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 6/6/2010
June 2010 Visa Bulletin -- EB-2 and EB-3 Categories Advance Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 6/6/2010
Department of State Increases Fees for Visa/Consular Services Effective June 4 Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 6/6/2010
I-94W Paper Form for Visa Waiver Program Travelers to be Eliminated Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 6/5/2010
PERM Labor Certification Processing Times Updated Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 6/5/2010
H-1B FY11 Cap Case Update -- Slots are Still Available Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 6/5/2010
Failure to Complete I-9 within 3 Days is "Substantive" Violation Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 6/5/2010
Recent Decisions by the Board of Alien Labor Certification Appeals Shrink the Scope of the HealthAmerica Case Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 5/22/2010
U.S. Supreme Court Rules that the Sixth Amendment Right to Counsel Requires That Non-Citizen Defendants Receive Competent Immigration Advice Regarding Deportation Risks of a Guilty Plea Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 5/21/2010
New Measures to Strengthen Aviation Security Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 5/21/2010
Employers are Reminded Not To Specify Which Documents Should Be Presented For I-9 Purposes Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 5/21/2010
May 2010 Visa Bulletin - EB-3 India and China Advance Slightly; Mexico EB-3 Unavailable Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 5/21/2010
USCIS Still Accepting H-1B Petitions for Fiscal Year 2011 Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 5/21/2010
Arizona Immigration Law Sparks Debate and Reminder to Foreign Nationals Inside and Outside Arizona Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 5/21/2010
USCIS' Site Visit Guide -- Some Key Points Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 5/21/2010
BIA Decision in Matter of Neto Renews Hope for Many in Removal Proceedings Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 5/16/2010
Eleven New Countries Eligible for H-2A and H-2B Temporary Work Visa Program Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 5/16/2010
"Administrative Processing" in U.S. Visa Applications Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 5/16/2010
H-1B Cap Season in Full Swing for April 1st Filings Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 3/18/2010
Additional Considerations for Foreign Nationals Entering the U.S. Via Newark International Airport Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 3/17/2010
Time to File H-1B Visa Petitions! Vedder Price 3/15/2010
PERM Labor Certification Processing Times Updated Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 3/14/2010
Department of State Proposes Changed Fees for Consular Services Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 3/14/2010
March 2010 Visa Bulletin -- EB-2 and EB-3 Categories Advance Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 3/14/2010
Temporary Protected Status for Haitian Nationals Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 3/8/2010
From Russia, With Love Poyner Spruill LLP 1/18/2010
What is all this Talk about Immigration Reform? It’s Coming: An Overview of the Proposed Comprehensive Immigration Reform for America’s Security and Prosperity (CIR ASP) of 2009 as It Relates to Employers Poyner Spruill LLP 1/10/2010
Useful Visa Options for Graduates Poyner Spruill LLP 12/27/2009
H-1B Site Inspection Update -- 25,000 Visits Nationwide Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 12/21/2009
Recent U.S. Government Initiatives Relating to E-Verify and Immigration and Customs Enforcement Audits Poyner Spruill LLP 12/20/2009
Employer Immigration Law Concerns Poyner Spruill LLP 12/18/2009
Changes Regarding Re-entry of Permanent Residents with Prior Criminal Convictions Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 11/14/2009
Lawful Permanent Residents with Prior Convictions Should Exercise Caution Upon Re-entry to the U.S. Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 11/14/2009
2011 "Diversity Visa" Lottery Registration Period Open Until November 30, 2009 Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 11/14/2009
May Employers Require Job Applicants to be only U.S. Citizens or Lawful Permanent Residents? Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 11/14/2009
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Intensifies Worksite Audits Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 11/13/2009
New Focus on Employees with DUI Convictions Dinsmore & Shohl LLP 11/13/2009

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