How Far Ahead of October 1st Can I Apply For an H-1B Visa?

If you have an approved H-1B petition with an October 1st, 2014 start date, you can actually APPLY FOR an H-1B 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....
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TPS Extended for Haitian Nationals

Temporary Protected StatusEstablishes a legislative basis for allowing a group of persons temporary refuge in the United States. Under a provision of the Immigration Act of 1990, the Attorney General may designate nationals of a foreign state to be eligible for TPSEstablishes a legislative basis for allowing a group of persons temporary refuge in the United States. Under a provision of the...
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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) – Time to Renew

Since the DACA program began in August of 2012, the U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITYThe mission of the DHSThe mission of the Department of Homeland Security -The many men and women who daily protect our borders and secure our country are committed to the safety of our homeland. DHS is now responsible for immigration and naturalizationThe conferring, by any means, of citizenship upon a person...
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August 2014 Visa Bulletin

The U.S. Department of State (DOS) released its August 2014 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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Proposed H-4 EAD Rule

Earlier this year, the White House announced a proposed rule that would allow certain H-4 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...
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