USCIS to Accept FY2012 H-1B Filings on April 1st

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 will start accepting H-1B petitions subject to the fiscal yearCurrently, the twelve-month period beginning October 1 and ending September 30....
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USCIS Revisits H-1B Cap Exemption Based on Affiliation

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 is currently reviewing its policy on H-1B cap exemptions for non-profit entities that are related to or affiliated with an institution of...
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Advisory for Nationals of Japan and Others Stranded by the Earthquakes and Tsunami

The United States 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 Service (USCIS) issued an advisory for Japanese and other foreign nationals from the Pacific stranded in the United States due to the earthquakes and tsunami...
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Chennai Consulate Exposes Visa Fraud Ring

The U.S. Consulate General in Chennai announced that nearly 200 visavisa allows the bearer to apply for entry to the U.S. in a certain classification (e.g. student (F), visitor (B), temporary worker (H)). A visa does not grant the bearer the right to enter the United States. The Department of State (DOS) is responsible for visa adjudication at U.S. Embassies and Consulates outside of the U.S. The...
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Salvadorans Provided with Interim EADs

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 some existing Salvadoran Temporary Protected StatusEstablishes a legislative basis for allowing a group of persons temporary refuge in the...
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