Monthly Archives: April 2012

Deportation, Asylum, Withholding of Removal

US Deportation Orders Continues to drop!

According to TRAC Immigration Report, deportation orders continues to drop due to backlog court cases. In order to reduce the pending cases, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) have been review all 300,000 cases to prioritize which to focus on the past months. Immigration Court Closures by Type of Outcome Outcome Type Cases Closed Percent Jul-Sep 2011 Oct-Dec 2011 […]

USCIS Discussion Regarding the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program On May 1, 2012

Are you interested in learning more about the EB-5 Immigrant Investor program? U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will be hosting the EB-5 Quarterly Stakeholder Engagement and you are invited to participate either through teleconference or in person at the California Service Center in Laguna Niguel, California. The meeting will take place on Tuesday, May […]

US Visa, H1B, H1-B, Work Visa, Work Permit

Options for Getting a US Visa

Options for Getting an US Visa Non-Immigrant Visas for Temporary Visits B-1 Visa for Business Visitors The B-1 visa is issued to foreign nationals who have a legitimate business purpose for entering the United States. Generally, the applicant’s employer must execute a letter stating the applicant’s business purpose for visiting the U.S. The B-1 visa will […]

2013 H1b Visa

USCIS Continues to Accept 2013 H1b Visa Petitions

2013 H-1b Petitions Quota Analysis First Official H1B Visa cap count updates by USCIS in April 9th, 2012  H1B Petition Filings Total Cap Current Cap count Regular Quota 65,000 17,400 Advanced degree Quota (Masters degree) 20,000 8,200 Total 85,000 25,600 Remaining H1B Cap 59,400 WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) today announced it continues to […]

A Guide to Temporary Protected Status for Syrian Nationals

Immediately after the Secretary of Homeland Security designated Syria for Temporary Protected Status (“TPS”) on March 29, 2012, United for a Free Syria (UFS) released “A Guide to Temporary Protected Status for Syrian Nationals,” which provides an overview and details the eligibility requirements, application process and consequences of attaining TPS status. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April […]