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It’s the First of the Month – Time to Check Your Passport and VisaScreen

By |September 1st, 2014|

It’s the first of the month, and that means it’s time to check your passport and VisaScreen to make sure they are still valid.

Don’t […]

Don’t Pay Those $405 Fee Bills! The Department of State Has Announced a Reduction in Employment-Based Immigrant Visa Fees

By |August 29th, 2014|

The Department of State has announced a reduction in the cost of the employment-based immigrant visa fee, from $405 per applicant to $345. These […]

What is the $165 Fee I Have to Pay in Order to Get my Green Card After My Consulate Interview?

By |August 29th, 2014|

Effective February 1, 2013, the US immigration service established a new fee which has to be paid by people who receive green cards through […]

Did You Know You Can Get an Email From the Department of State Each Month When the New Visa Bulletin is Released?

By |August 28th, 2014|

If you are interested in receiving notification that the Visa Bulletin has been released each month, please sign up for email updates by sending an […]

Are You Updating the NVC With Your Address And Contact Information Changes? You Should Be

By |August 27th, 2014|

For those of you with green card cases which will be processed at US consulates overseas, including those cases which have been pending due […]

The USCIS Website Says My I-485 EAD Has Been Approved and is in the Mail. Do I Have to Wait to Receive it to Start Working?

By |August 27th, 2014|

If you are waiting for an Employment Authorization Card (EAD) to be approved (whether for the first time for for an extension) and you […]

What Effect Would Changing Current Policy So Derivative Family Members Are Not Counted as Immigrant Visas Have on Cut-Off Dates?

By |August 26th, 2014|

The American Immigration Lawyers  Association (AILA) DOS Liaison Committee has begun a series designed to keep members informed of Visa Bulletin progress and projections. […]

Who has to Pay the Costs of Getting a TN or an H-1B Visa?

By |August 26th, 2014|

The rules about who has to pay the costs related to getting a TN visa are much different from those for H-1B visas.

With TN […]

Is EB-2 India Going to Be Current Soon? Medical Exams RFE’s Suggest This May Be True

By |August 25th, 2014|

The American Immigration Lawyers  Association (AILA) DOS Liaison Committee has begun a series designed to keep members informed of Visa Bulletin progress and projections. […]

Do You Have to Go to the Border if You Are Changing TN Employers?

By |August 25th, 2014|

So what do you do if you find yourself working as a Registered Nurse on a TN visa somewhere in the middle of the […]