News in Brief

The following additional items may be of interest to our readers: DACA Statistical Update: As of December 13, USCIS reports that more than 350,000 DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) applications have been received by the agency, and over 100,000 cases have...

Foreign Students and Deadlines for OPT – Beware!

USCIS Service Centers are taking a more restrictive approach to filing deadlines for foreign student (F-1) Optional Practical Training (OPT) applications, which, in turn has resulted in denials. Because there are several deadlines to consider in handling an OPT...