Recent USCIS and DOL Rules

On this day, when the legal immigration world should be celebrating an incoming President that, at the very least, will not be anti legal immigration, we are still reading and trying to understand the implications of the new rules announced in the past week. Here is a link to a great summary from our friend… Continue reading Recent USCIS and DOL Rules

RFE’s and Denials Soar

It is being reported that the USCIS has provided data that shows RFE’s for high-skilled visa petitions i.e. H-1b, L-1 have increased over 50% and denials have increased over 35% due to the Trump administration directives to the USCIS examiners. There have been no changes in the law that would explain this drastic increase. For… Continue reading RFE’s and Denials Soar

Latest on Trump’s Immigration Reform

On Wednesday, August 2, 2017, President Trump endorsed a new bill in the Senate aimed at slashing legal immigration levels, the Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy (RAISE) Act. This bill is a modified version of a bill senators Tom Cotton (Ark.) and David Perdue (Ga.) first introduced in April to cut immigration by… Continue reading Latest on Trump’s Immigration Reform