Retrogression Series: Should I Pay My Fee Bill Before My Priority Date Becomes Current?

This post is part of a series about what to do while your Priority Date is retrogressed, once you have received your I-140 Approval Notice […]

What Do I Do Now That My Priority Date Has Retrogressed? New Blog Series Starts Tomorrow

What do you do if your I-140 Immigrant Petition has been approved by USCIS and sent to the NVC and you are in the […]

Charlie Oppenheim Says World-Wide Demand for EB-2 Has Exploded; EB-2 India to Be Affected the Most

The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) DOS Liaison Committee provides a series of monthly updates designed to keep members informed of Visa Bulletin progress […]

Charles Oppenheim Doesn’t Say Much About EB-3 Philippines in His Comments Regarding the June 2015 Visa Bulletin

The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) DOS Liaison Committee provides a series of monthly updates designed to keep members informed of Visa Bulletin progress […]

The US Consulate in Manila Has Issued a Statement About EB-3 Cut-Off in June 2015 Visa Bulletin

The US Consulate in Manila has posted a statement on it’s website about the upcoming (June 2015) further retrogression of the EB-3 category on […]

When is a Visa Number Assigned to a Case?

We’ve been getting some questions about the exact point in the process at which a visa number is assigned to a case. In other […]

Will the EB-3 Cut-Off Date Start Moving Once We Reach the First of the Year?

I saw some comments on the blog in the last week or so in which people said their attorneys told them the EB-3 Philippines […]

It’s Official – The Cut-Off Date for EB-3 Philippines is Now All the Way Back to 2007

In case you’ve been on a long, long cruise and didn’t know what has been going on for the last couple of weeks, as […]

What in the World is Going on in Manila? Chaos Reigns! Has Your Status Been Changed to Say Your Visa is Coming? Let Us Know What is Going on With You!

Yesterday, one of our readers sent us an email she received from the US Consulate in Manila immediately after her interview on April 22 […]

The US Consulate in Manila Has Taken Down Its Walk-In Policy Announcement on Its Website

The US consulate in Manila has taken down the notice of a Walk-In policy that was put up on its website last week. While […]