Update on Save Jobs USA’s Lawsuit regarding H4 EAD’s

The group of information technology workers know as Save Jobs USA, who claim that they were replaced by H-1B visa holders is now appealing a decision upholding a new U.S. Department of Homeland Security rule that would allow spouses of certain H-1B workers to apply for employment authorization, the H4 EAD rule. On Wednesday, September… Continue reading Update on Save Jobs USA’s Lawsuit regarding H4 EAD’s

Update on Save Jobs USA v. Department of Homeland Security

A few weeks ago the United States District Court denied Save Jobs USA’s motion for a temporary injunction of the H4 EAD program. Save Jobs USA has now moved for judgment on all counts in its complaint. Save Jobs USA continues to argue that the new rule creates more competition for U.S. employees from H-1B… Continue reading Update on Save Jobs USA v. Department of Homeland Security

USCIS Teleconference Yields Additional Information About New H-4 EAD Regulation

On Thursday, February 26, 2015, USCIS held a teleconference in order to provide more information about the recently published regulation extending employment authorization to certain H-4 visa holders who have reached a certain point in their green card application process. The purpose of the regulation is to to provide employment authorization for H-4 spouses if… Continue reading USCIS Teleconference Yields Additional Information About New H-4 EAD Regulation

Comments for H-4 EAD Rule are Due July 11th

Earlier this week, the Department of Homeland Security published the proposed rule which among things would allow certain H-4 holders to obtain EAD cards. H-4 holders would be permitted to file for EAD cards if 1 of 2 conditions are met by their H-1b spouse: 1. Is the beneficiary of an approved Form I-140, Immigrant Petition for… Continue reading Comments for H-4 EAD Rule are Due July 11th