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Category: Foreign Exchange Student Visas to the U.S.

This Past Weekend’s Executive Action, Shock and Awe

Jan 31, 2017
Published January 31, 2017   Lightning struck, in a bad way, for U.S. based or U.S. bound nationals of seven countries this past weekend.  Citizens and nationals from Iran, Iraq, Libya,...

Undercover Federal Investigation Nabs Students and Recruiters Associated with Fake University

Apr 4, 2016
Published April 4, 2016 The University of Northern New Jersey in Cranford, New Jersey was a sham from the start.   It was set up by the U.S. Department of Homeland...

April 2015 H-1B Filing Season Sees Record Demand

Apr 13, 2015
Published April 13, 2015   For the past few years, come April 1, tens of thousands of employers and prospective employees vie for one of 85,000 H-1B work visas made...

Federal Court in California: Health Services Manager Should Get an H-1B Work Visa

Jan 21, 2015
Published:  January 21, 2015 No doubt about it.  In the past decade, getting an H-1B work visa filing approved has gotten harder.  These days employers and prospective employees have to...

Typhoon Haiyan and Special Consideration for Certain Filipino Nationals in the U.S. and Abroad

Nov 18, 2013
Published:  November 18, 2013 As a result of Typhoon Haiyan, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (CIS) is providing special, albeit limited, benefits for the expedited processing, or extension of status, for...

Information For Visitors Thinking About Extending Their Visit or Changing to Student Status

Sep 8, 2010
Information For Visitors Thinking About Extending Their Visit or Changing to Student Status Published: September 8, 2010 Foreign nationals entering the U.S. on a B-1/B-2 visa are generally granted 6...

CIR ASAP

Dec 16, 2009
CIR ASAP Published: December 16, 2009 For about the tenth time in the past decade, I am writing about a new legislative initiative presented to allow for the legalization of...

New Filing Instructions for Residents Seeking to Renew Resident Cards

Apr 29, 2009
New Filing Instructions for Residents Seeking to Renew Resident Cards Published: April 29, 2009 US lawful permanent residents renewing their Permanent Resident Cards by way of direct mailing of Form...

Will Durbin's DREAM (Act) Ever Come True?

Mar 30, 2009
Will Durbin’s DREAM (Act) Ever Come True? Published: March 30, 2009 There are a multitude of perspectives in the debate about how our country should fix the problem of having...

UPDATE: The Truth about Foreign Nurses and US Immigration Law

Dec 8, 2008
UPDATE: The Truth about Foreign Nurses and US Immigration Law Published December 8, 2008 As of this writing there truly is no speedy and simple way to facilitate the issuance...