August 2021 Newsletter

The Fall of Afghanistan: Visa Options for Those Who Can Depart Federal Judge Halts Adjudication of Initial DACA Applications Good News for F-1 Students: USCIS Eliminates Requirement for “Bridge” Applications During Pendency of I-539, Extension or Change of...

October 2020 Newsletter

COVID-19 Immigration Update  Department of Homeland Security: USCIS, ICE, and CBP USCIS USCIS Extends Time Permitted to Respond to Certain Requests On September 11, USCIS again extended its policy to additional time to respond to certain agency requests. USCIS permits...

August 2020 Newsletter

COVID-19 Immigration Update  National Interest Exception to Travel Bans Foreign nationals who are subject to the current travel bans may apply for what is called a “national interest exception,” which are being decided by consular officers abroad. Individuals seeking...

June 2020 Newsletter

COVID-19 Immigration Update  Presidential Proclamation Extends Travel Ban Effective June 24, 2020, President Trump issued a proclamation that extends his previous order that banned certain immigrant visas from being issued by the Department of State and suspends the...