News in Brief:

TPS Designation Extended for Honduras and Nicaragua:  Recent DHS notices extended the designation of Honduras and Nicaragua for temporary protected status (TPS) for 18 months, from 7/6/16 through 1/5/18. The 60-day re-registration period runs through 7/15/16. Notices...

USCIS Publishes Performance Data for Certain Cases

USCIS recently has issued performance data for the L-1B, T, U, and EB-5 visas, as well as naturalization cases. In FY2015, USCIS received well over 13,000 petitions for L-1B visas, which apply only to employees with “specialized knowledge” in an international company....