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| January 4, 2022

USCIS to Grant L-2 Spouses Employment Authorization Incident to L-2 Status

Dallas, TX (Law Firm Newswire) January 4, 2022 – On November 10, 2021, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) entered into a settlement agreement with plaintiffs in a class-action lawsuit in Shergill et al. v. Mayorkas regarding long delays in…


| January 31, 2017

President Issues Sweeping Executive Order Affecting Refugees, Muslim Entries, and Sets Up New Screening Standards

Dallas, TX (Law Firm Newswire) January 31, 2017 – On January 27, 2017, President Donald Trump issued a sweeping executive order limiting refugee admissions for the current fiscal year. The order will ban admission to the United States from Muslim…


| January 9, 2017

New Regulations Affecting Highly Skilled Workers: An Overview

Dallas, TX (Law Firm Newswire) January 9, 2017 – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has published a long-awaited final rule that will benefit many nonimmigrant foreign employees who are highly skilled, and employment-based immigrant workers, as well as their…


| | December 22, 2016

Filipino World War II Veterans Can be Paroled into the U.S. and Wait for a Visa Number

Dallas, TX (Law Firm Newswire) December 22, 2016 – Certain Filipino veterans of World War II, their spouses, and unmarried children under 21 may be eligible to be paroled into the United States and wait for a visa number to…


| November 15, 2016

Nonimmigrant Visas Can be Revoked for an Alcohol-Related Arrest

Dallas, TX (Law Firm Newswire) November 15, 2016 – An arrest for driving under the influence (DUI) can result in the revocation of a nonimmigrant visa. According to the Foreign Affairs Manual (FAM) of the Department of State (DOS) made…


| August 31, 2016

Organizations Pressure Congress to Extend the EB-5 Regional Center Program

Dallas, TX (Law Firm Newswire) August 31, 2016 – A coalition of business organizations is urging Congress to extend the EB-5 Regional Center program. The EB-5 investor visa program allows a foreign national to obtain a green card if he…