Biden Budget Proposal Good News for Immigration ?

The Biden Administration released its budget proposal and it contains significant increases for many immigration programs included processing services and digital programs. Generally, WH budget proposals are not passed but, can often provide a framework for Congress and at the very least, provides insights to the White House’s current political position.

Biden Administration Defends Trump’s H-1b Lottery Rule

As part of a Federal Court action pending in California, the Biden Administration submitted briefs defending the Trump Administration’s rule which prioritized the selection of H-1b visas by salary levels. This change from the current random process would have a negative effect on international students but, would be welcome news to large international employers who… Continue reading Biden Administration Defends Trump’s H-1b Lottery Rule

Which “new” Regulations Remain ?

There were 3 new regulations announced by the Trump Administration prior to their demise. They included: 1. A change to the way the H-1b lottery was conducted to emphasize level of pay 2. A change to the DOL methodology for setting prevailing wages using the OES 3. A change to the definition of employer-employee Last… Continue reading Which “new” Regulations Remain ?