USCIS Will Accept Old Versions of Form I-765 Until July 8, 2008

U.S. CitizenshipThe country in which a person is born (and has not renounced or lost citizenship) or naturalized and to which that person owes allegiance and by which he or she is entitled to be protected. and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it has revised Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization. The form now includes additional eligibility codes.   These...
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USCIS Provides Opportunity for F-1 Students to Change Status to H1B

U.S. CitizenshipThe country in which a person is born (and has not renounced or lost citizenship) or naturalized and to which that person owes allegiance and by which he or she is entitled to be protected. and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it would allow F-1 students who are the beneficiariesAliens on whose behalf a U.S. citizen, legal permanent resident, or employer have filed a...
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USCIS Starting To Process Advanced Degree H-1B Cases

Our office has begun receiving receipt notices and approvals for premium processing ‘regular-cap’ and ‘advanced-degree’ H1B cases filed for Fiscal YearCurrently, the twelve-month period beginning October 1 and ending September 30. Historically, until 1831 and from 1843-49, the twelve-month period ending September 30 of the respective year; from 1832-42 and 1850-67, ending...
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USCIS Releases Naturalization Processing Times Report

U.S. CitizenshipThe country in which a person is born (and has not renounced or lost citizenship) or naturalized and to which that person owes allegiance and by which he or she is entitled to be protected. and Immigration Services (USCIS) released a report with projected times for naturalizationThe conferring, by any means, of citizenship upon a person after birth. processing at USCIS local...
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Durham, NC USCIS Office Opens

At long last, the Durham, North Carolina, office of CitizenshipThe country in which a person is born (and has not renounced or lost citizenship) or naturalized and to which that person owes allegiance and by which he or she is entitled to be protected. and Immigration Services is open!  An official ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Friday, April 25th, and the office opened on...
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